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Garrard County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 17,342 (22% urban, 78% rural); it was 14,792 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,411
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,767
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,385
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,490 (it was 1,356 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

31%

Land area: 231 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 75 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Garrard County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (18.6%), Information (16.9%), Educational, health and social services (13.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 43%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Garrard County, KY (2017)
    • 16,263109.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4152.8%Two or more races
    • 3912.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1641.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 270.2%Asian alone
    • 250.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

42.7 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 8,503  (49.0%)
Females: 8,839  (51.0%)
Average household size:
Garrard County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,800 ($34,284 in 1999)
This county:

$49,800
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $498 (lower quartile is $400, upper quartile is $589)
This county:

$498
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,085 (it was $80,500 in 2000)
Garrard:

$142,085
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,190 - $208,622

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $171,349
Here:

$171,349
State:

$189,136

Mobile homes: $68,378
Here:

$68,378
State:

$69,867

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,117
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $342

Institutionalized population: 95

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 65
  • Auto thefts: 10

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 14
  • Thefts: 78
  • Auto thefts: 6
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $85,900
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Garrard, KY residents
Average permit cost in Garrard, KY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,350 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $812 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Garrard, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Garrard, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Garrard, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.1%
Garrard County:

17.1%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.9% for Black residents, 40.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.7 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 44.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.4 years old, Black residents: 56.9 years old, American Indian residents: 80.4 years old, Asian residents: 50.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.9 years old, Other race residents: 9.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Garrard County is $407 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $488 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $583 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bryantsville, Lancaster, Paint Lick.

Garrard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Alameda County, California , Fresno County, California , Campbell County, Virginia , Randolph County, Illinois , St. Francois County, Missouri , Union County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Kentucky:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Garrard, KY
County total employment by year in Garrard, KY
County average yearly wages by year in Garrard, KY

Current college students: 476
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 263 (42.1% naturalized citizens)

Garrard County:

1.5%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 42010 or later
  • 872000 to 2009
  • 871990 to 1999
  • 201980 to 1989
  • 141970 to 1979
  • 37Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 32.6%

Garrard County marital status for males Garrard County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,218
  • One, attached: 171
  • Two: 49
  • 3 or 4: 172
  • 5 to 9: 79
  • Mobile homes: 853
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Housing units in Garrard County with a mortgage: 3,196 (113 second mortgage, 273 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,173

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Garrard County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,70222
Mainline Protestant97311
Catholic1311
Other15-
None8,091-
Garrard County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Garrard County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Garrard County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Garrard County:

11.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Garrard County:

30.7%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.6%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Garrard County:

Average size of farms: 137 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,281
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $184.26
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.85%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 70.62%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,272
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.16%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $47,562
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.81%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 31.41
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.05%
Corn for grain: 1297 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 414 harvested acres
Vegetables: 11 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 11 acres

Earthquake activity:

Garrard County-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from Garrard County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 190.1 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 178.0 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 198.6 miles away from Garrard County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 131.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1912: May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: 1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 05, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3302: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1818: February 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3231: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: May 26, 2004 to June 18, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1523: June 10, 2004, FEMA Id: 1523, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mud and Rock Slides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 04, 2003 to May 27, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1471: June 03, 2003, FEMA Id: 1471, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 04, 1998 to February 06, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1207: March 03, 1998, FEMA Id: 1207, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Blizzard, Incident Period: January 05, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1089: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1089, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Kentucky Severe Storm, Freezing Rain, Sleet, Snow, Incident Period: February 09, 1994 to February 11, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1018: March 16, 1994, FEMA Id: 1018, Natural disaster type: Storm, Freeze, Snow
  • Kentucky Severe Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3104: March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: 3104, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall

The number of natural disasters in Garrard County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Garrard

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,724 (67.8%)
  • Carpooled: 304 (12.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 67 (2.6%)
  • Walked: 25 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 475 (18.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (40%)
  • Ireland (11%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • Iran (4%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • Venezuela (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Garrard County


  • American (43%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Garrard County, Kentucky in 2000:

  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in other group homes
95 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
14 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,687.

8.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,192 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.96%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.50% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($28,982 average AGI)
1.46% relocated from other states ($6,210 average AGI)
Garrard County:

1.46%
Kentucky average:

2.65%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jessamine County, KY  1.56% ($39,483 average AGI)
from Fayette County, KY  1.20% ($33,529)
from Lincoln County, KY  1.09% ($27,306)
from Madison County, KY  1.09% ($39,581)
from Boyle County, KY  0.77% ($31,932)


7.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.83%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.14% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($34,334 average AGI)
0.69% relocated to other states ($4,084 average AGI)
Garrard County:

0.69%
Kentucky average:

2.75%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jessamine County, KY  1.25% ($40,000 average AGI)
to Fayette County, KY  1.09% ($43,967)
to Madison County, KY  1.07% ($25,550)
to Lincoln County, KY  0.96% ($36,130)
to Boyle County, KY  0.82% ($41,348)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Births per 1000 population in Garrard County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Garrard County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Garrard County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Garrard County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Garrard County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garrard County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garrard County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garrard County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Garrard County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,892 (2,161 aged, 731 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 320 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Garrard County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (219)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (195)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (106)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (101)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (76)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (66)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (64)
  • Unspecified dementia (60)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (52)
  • Congestive heart failure (48)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,068
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 820

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 36
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 42

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,342
  • In family households: 14,951 (2,432 male householders, 2,565 female householders)
    3,842 spouses, 4,465 children (4,021 natural, 170 adopted, 277 stepchildren), 780 grandchildren, 89 brothers or sisters, 162 parents, 144 other relatives, 484 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,244 (955 male householders (796 living alone)), 965 female householders (825 living alone)), 323 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 137

Size of family households: 2,275 2-persons, 1,161 3-persons, 948 4-persons, 346 5-persons, 211 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,620 1-person, 282 2-persons, 19 3-persons.

2,170 married couples with children.
950 single-parent households (113 men, 837 women).

97.9% of residents of Garrard speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 64% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $68,940,000 ($4,265 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,404,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,009,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,591,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $413,000
Federal grants: $14,566,000
Federal procurement contracts: $480,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,880,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $338,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,111,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,210,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 926
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 720
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +95
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,513
Here:

+91 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Garrard County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.37 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • 02014 or later
  • 1732010 to 2013
  • 1,7262000 to 2009
  • 1,5861990 to 1999
  • 5771980 to 1989
  • 1,1521970 to 1979
  • 6041960 to 1969
  • 5901950 to 1959
  • 1651940 to 1949
  • 8441939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • 291 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 1393 rooms
  • 4674 rooms
  • 1,1385 rooms
  • 1,1506 rooms
  • 1,0267 rooms
  • 6528 rooms
  • 7409+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • 411 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1453 rooms
  • 3384 rooms
  • 4775 rooms
  • 3466 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 578 rooms
  • 329+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • 29no bedroom
  • 951 bedroom
  • 9112 bedrooms
  • 3,1243 bedrooms
  • 9914 bedrooms
  • 2015+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garrard County, Kentucky
  • 40no bedroom
  • 1601 bedroom
  • 5332 bedrooms
  • 5603 bedrooms
  • 1974 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Garrard County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Garrard County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garrard County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 99no vehicle
  • 1,1161 vehicle
  • 2,1122 vehicles
  • 1,3173 vehicles
  • 5314 vehicles
  • 2455+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Garrard County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garrard County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 251no vehicle
  • 5771 vehicle
  • 5382 vehicles
  • 1123 vehicles
  • 634 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.8% of Garrard County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in Kentucky.

Garrard County:

87.8%
State average:

84.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,432
  • Other state: 3,517
  • Northeast: 346
  • Midwest: 1,817
  • South: 1,092
  • West: 261
Year householders moved into unit in Garrard County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Garrard County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.6%Electricity
  • 9.7%Utility gas
  • 9.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 70.0%Electricity
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 168
Here:

9.2%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 116
Here:

13.4%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 66
Here:

13.8%
Kentucky:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Garrard County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,425,000
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,931,000
    Health - Other: $1,706,000
    Regular Highways: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $670,000
    Central Staff Services: $447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $385,000
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Correctional Institutions: $141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $118,000
    Financial Administration: $53,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $276,000
    Other: $233,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $624,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $296,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $350,000
    Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,830,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,360,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,770,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,665,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $238,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Interest Earnings: $153,000
    Sale of Property: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $280,000
    Regular Highways: $46,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
    General Public Building: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $803,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,665,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,164,000
    Other: $981,000
    Health and Hospitals: $147,000
  • Tax - Property: $946,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $805,000
    Individual Income: $666,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $166,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $58,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000
    Corporation License: $28,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,006,000

Garrard County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,425,000
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,931,000
    Health - Other: $1,706,000
    Regular Highways: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $670,000
    Central Staff Services: $447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $385,000
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Correctional Institutions: $141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $118,000
    Financial Administration: $53,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $276,000
    Other: $233,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $624,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $296,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $350,000
    Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,830,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,360,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,770,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,665,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $238,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Interest Earnings: $153,000
    Sale of Property: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $280,000
    Regular Highways: $46,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
    General Public Building: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $803,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,665,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,164,000
    Other: $981,000
    Health and Hospitals: $147,000
  • Tax - Property: $946,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $805,000
    Individual Income: $666,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $166,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $58,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000
    Corporation License: $28,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,006,000

Garrard County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,425,000
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,931,000
    Health - Other: $1,706,000
    Regular Highways: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $670,000
    Central Staff Services: $447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $385,000
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Correctional Institutions: $141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $118,000
    Financial Administration: $53,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $276,000
    Other: $233,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $624,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $296,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $350,000
    Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,830,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,360,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,770,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,665,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $238,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Interest Earnings: $153,000
    Sale of Property: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $280,000
    Regular Highways: $46,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
    General Public Building: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $803,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,665,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,164,000
    Other: $981,000
    Health and Hospitals: $147,000
  • Tax - Property: $946,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $805,000
    Individual Income: $666,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $166,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $58,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000
    Corporation License: $28,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,006,000

Garrard County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000
  • Charges - Other: $1,425,000
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $5,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,931,000
    Health - Other: $1,706,000
    Regular Highways: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $670,000
    Central Staff Services: $447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $385,000
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000
    General Public Buildings: $143,000
    Correctional Institutions: $141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $118,000
    Financial Administration: $53,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $5,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $276,000
    Other: $233,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $624,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $296,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $350,000
    Other: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,830,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,360,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,770,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,665,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $238,000
    Rents: $199,000
    Interest Earnings: $153,000
    Sale of Property: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $280,000
    Regular Highways: $46,000
    Health - Other: $28,000
    General Public Building: $20,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $803,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,665,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,164,000
    Other: $981,000
    Health and Hospitals: $147,000
  • Tax - Property: $946,000
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $805,000
    Individual Income: $666,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $166,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $58,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000
    Corporation License: $28,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,006,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 629
  • Number of aged recipients: 69
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 560
  • Number of recipients under 18: 98
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 384
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 147
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 247
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 267
Most common first names in Garrard County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9673.0 years
William9076.1 years
Mary8878.1 years
Robert6974.5 years
John6576.0 years
Charles4370.9 years
George4174.1 years
Elizabeth3179.5 years
Willie2580.0 years
Clarence2273.8 years
Most common last names in Garrard County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ray7076.5 years
Davis4576.3 years
Clark4276.5 years
Adams4176.6 years
Naylor3976.0 years
Sebastian3382.2 years
Long3376.4 years
Prewitt3180.3 years
Murphy2978.0 years
Anderson2878.8 years
Businesses in Garrard County, KY
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Nike1UPS1
Rite Aid1