Trigg County KY Information


Trigg County Subdivisions

Trigg County KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,485
Population in Households 14,407
Population in Familes 12,072
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $50,357
Average Household Income $63,834
Per Capita Income $26,119


Total Housing Units 7,983 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,837 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,073 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,073 (26.0%)
Median Home Value $150,427
Average Home Value $187,942


Total Households 5,910
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 4,139
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 0.12% -0.08%
Households 0.06% -0.13%
Families -0.13% -0.25%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   3.18%


Trigg County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Trigg County to the other 120 counties and county equivalents in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 79 35th
Population Density # 105 13th
Diversity Index # 24 81st
Median Household Income # 26 79th
Per Capita Income # 21 83rd

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