Morgan County KY Information


Morgan County Subdivisions

Morgan County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,474
Daytime Population: Workers 3,646
Daytime Population: Residents 7,884
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,530
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 11,686
Population in Familes 9,878
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,788
Population Density2 35
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $32,713
Average Household Income $46,448
Per Capita Income $18,694


Total Housing Units 5,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,582 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,201 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,047 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $80,956
Average Home Value $109,499


Total Households 4,783
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,404
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.45% -0.49%
Households -0.22% -0.52%
Families -0.37% -0.6%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.36%


Morgan County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Morgan County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 83 32nd
Population Density # 99 18th
Diversity Index # 64 48th
Median Household Income # 94 23rd
Per Capita Income # 89 27th

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