Union County KY Information


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  1. Union County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forUnion County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Kentucky Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 14,888
Population in Households 13,230
Population in Familes 10,946
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,658
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $40,915
Average Household Income $56,193
Per Capita Income $21,297


Total Housing Units 6,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,701 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,711 (27.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 729 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $91,364
Average Home Value $140,807


Total Households 5,412
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,700
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.1% -0.58%
Households -0.3% -0.61%
Families -0.49% -0.74%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   2.06%


Union County KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Union 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 # 74 39th
Population Density # 81 33rd
Diversity Index # 11 92nd
Median Household Income # 54 56th
Per Capita Income # 70 43rd

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