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Madison County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 91,226 (61% urban, 39% rural); it was 70,872 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 13,528
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,953
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 16,216
Renter-occupied apartments: 12,492 (it was 10,936 in 2000)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

31%

Land area: 441 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 207 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Madison County: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (30.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Madison County, KY (2017)
    • 79,490112.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,9065.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,0802.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,0592.9%Two or more races
    • 8501.2%Asian alone
    • 2340.3%Some other race alone
    • 1980.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 690.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

34.3 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 44,475  (48.8%)
Females: 46,751  (51.2%)
Average household size:
Madison County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,893 ($32,861 in 1999)
This county:

$50,893
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $556 (lower quartile is $484, upper quartile is $725)
This county:

$556
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $159,700 (it was $87,500 in 2000)
Madison:

$159,700
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $109,600 - $218,200

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $192,855
Here:

$192,855
State:

$189,136

Townhouses or other attached units: $289,054
Here:

$289,054
State:

$174,753

In 2-unit structures: $29,636
Here:

$29,636
State:

$165,315

Mobile homes: $56,713
Here:

$56,713
State:

$69,867

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,147
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $351

Institutionalized population: 661

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 116
  • Thefts: 211
  • Auto thefts: 19

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 80
  • Thefts: 181
  • Auto thefts: 20
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 167 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 1998: 236 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 1999: 313 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2000: 228 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 2001: 221 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2002: 287 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2003: 274 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2004: 348 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2005: 406 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2006: 323 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2007: 276 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2008: 195 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2009: 124 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2010: 131 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2011: 107 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2012: 112 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2013: 123 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2014: 120 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2015: 132 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2016: 192 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2017: 171 buildings, average cost: $99,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Madison, KY residents
Average permit cost in Madison, KY
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,406 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $963 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Madison, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Madison, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Madison, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.9%
Madison County:

16.9%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents, 38.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.0% for American Indian residents, 25.9% for other race residents, 19.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 34.3 years old
(Males: 33.7 years old, Females: 34.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.1 years old, Black residents: 37.5 years old, American Indian residents: 38.8 years old, Asian residents: 30.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.4 years old, Other race residents: 47.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison County is $390 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $499 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $704 a month.

Cities in this county include: Richmond, Berea, Cottonburg-Valley View.

Madison 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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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Madison County: Sugar Grove (A), Lone Star (B), Maple Grove (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Madison County include: Hardins Chapel (A), Hillsboro Church (B), Wesley Chapel (C), Holy Rosary Church (D), Mount Freedom Church (E), Mount Zion Church (F), New Hope Church (G), Willisburg Church (H), Antioch Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mc Mullin Cemetery (1), Masters Cemetery (2), Bottom Cemetery (3), Prather Cemetery (4), Burns Cemetery (5), Perkins Cemetery (6), Cocanougher Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Springfield Reservoir (A), Willisburg Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Servant Run (A), Dry Run (B), Allen Branch (C), Beaver Creek (D), Beechroot Branch (E), Birdtown Branch (F), Doe Run (G), Bluegrass Branch (H), Booker Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Madison County: Lincoln Homestead State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Hinsdale County, Colorado , Monroe County, West Virginia , Hancock County , King and Queen County, Virginia , Lee County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Kentucky:

4.5%

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

Current college students: 10,200
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 31.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,523 (40.0% naturalized citizens)

Madison County:

2.8%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,1072010 or later
  • 7552000 to 2009
  • 3931990 to 1999
  • 2001980 to 1989
  • 1621970 to 1979
  • 84Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 69.8%

Madison County marital status for males Madison County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 20,579
  • One, attached: 799
  • Two: 2,899
  • 3 or 4: 3,071
  • 5 to 9: 3,258
  • 10 to 19: 2,529
  • 20 to 49: 529
  • 50 or more: 191
  • Mobile homes: 2,946

Housing units in Madison County with a mortgage: 10,729 (201 second mortgage, 1,316 home equity loan, 259 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,108

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,04187
Mainline Protestant4,59618
Catholic2,0052
Other1,3246
Black Protestant1811
None50,769-
Madison 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: 8
Madison County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Madison County:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 39
This county:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison County:

8.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

29.1%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.3%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Madison County:

Average size of farms: 156 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,530
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $224.56
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.70%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 65.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,163
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.76%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.22%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,911
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 28.86
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.75%
Corn for grain: 1691 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 97 harvested acres
Vegetables: 62 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 28 acres

Tornado activity:

Madison County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 5485499.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 5 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/20/2000, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 4 people and caused $70,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Madison 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 39.3 miles away from Madison 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 203.5 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 37.5 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 211.0 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 192.6 miles away from Madison County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 132.6 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, Tornadoes, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 02, 2015 to April 17, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4217: May 01, 2015, FEMA Id: 4217, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: July 17, 2010 to July 30, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1925: July 23, 2010, FEMA Id: 1925, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • 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 Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: May 03, 2009 to May 20, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1841: May 29, 2009, FEMA Id: 1841, 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Madison

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 30,234 (79.0%)
  • Carpooled: 3,418 (8.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 65 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 749 (2.0%)
  • Bicycle: 132 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 2,096 (5.5%)
  • Worked at home: 1,468 (3.8%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (16%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • South Africa (6%)
  • Saudi Arabia (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Madison County


  • American (25%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • German (8%)
  • European (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

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

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

  • 4,731 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 346 people in nursing homes
  • 189 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Madison County, Kentucky in 2010:

  • 4,908 people in college/university student housing
  • 388 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 190 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 74 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 73 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 27 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,645.

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.36% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($27,357 average AGI)
2.43% relocated from other states ($16,458 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.43%
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 Fayette County, KY  1.47% ($54,993 average AGI)
from Rockcastle County, KY  0.35% ($33,388)
from Estill County, KY  0.33% ($34,768)
from Clark County, KY  0.24% ($42,600)
from Garrard County, KY  0.21% ($25,550)
from Laurel County, KY  0.20% ($38,678)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.18% ($29,635)


7.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,662 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.08% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($26,048 average AGI)
2.39% relocated to other states ($18,614 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.39%
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 Fayette County, KY  1.53% ($43,966 average AGI)
to Rockcastle County, KY  0.29% ($29,631)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.27% ($31,308)
to Estill County, KY  0.22% ($34,476)
to Garrard County, KY  0.21% ($39,581)
to Clark County, KY  0.21% ($33,262)
to Laurel County, KY  0.19% ($30,607)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Births per 1000 population in Madison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 7.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Madison County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Madison County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,849 (8,117 aged, 2,732 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,064 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Cardiovascular disease, unspecified (884)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (787)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (483)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (364)
  • Congestive heart failure (353)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (325)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (297)
  • Unspecified dementia (297)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (245)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (219)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.62
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,003
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 154
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 52,694

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,388
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 661
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 84

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 98.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 75.6
  • Other - 22.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 91,226
  • In family households: 67,699 (10,246 male householders, 10,563 female householders)
    15,718 spouses, 23,674 children (20,944 natural, 1,236 adopted, 1,494 stepchildren), 1,834 grandchildren, 912 brothers or sisters, 1,386 parents, 1,059 other relatives, 2,307 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 17,163 (6,013 male householders (4,936 living alone)), 6,282 female householders (4,387 living alone)), 4,868 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,364

Size of family households: 9,542 2-persons, 4,628 3-persons, 3,326 4-persons, 1,649 5-persons, 1,437 6-persons, 227 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,323 1-person, 2,052 2-persons, 715 3-persons, 205 4-persons.

12,590 married couples with children.
4,650 single-parent households (561 men, 4,089 women).

95.3% of residents of Madison speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (63% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $414,576,000 ($5,440 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $62,177,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $157,023,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $81,319,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,259,000
Federal grants: $110,936,000
Federal procurement contracts: $17,757,000 ($15,196,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $46,282,000 ($37,672,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,296,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $42,895,000
Federal Government insurance: $9,631,000

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

Births: 5,013
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,863
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +338
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +4,490
Here:

+58 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Madison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 12.33 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Madison County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Madison County, Kentucky
  • 1,7832014 or later
  • 1,0382010 to 2013
  • 6,4012000 to 2009
  • 10,8911990 to 1999
  • 5,1871980 to 1989
  • 4,8451970 to 1979
  • 2,7281960 to 1969
  • 1,9121950 to 1959
  • 7491940 to 1949
  • 1,2671939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Kentucky
  • 351 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 9014 rooms
  • 3,0945 rooms
  • 3,9506 rooms
  • 3,5467 rooms
  • 2,5048 rooms
  • 4,7879+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
  • 5641 room
  • 5232 rooms
  • 1,6683 rooms
  • 5,1054 rooms
  • 3,4665 rooms
  • 1,8186 rooms
  • 3267 rooms
  • 4498 rooms
  • 3489+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Madison County, Kentucky
  • 35no bedroom
  • 981 bedroom
  • 1,7322 bedrooms
  • 11,7423 bedrooms
  • 4,1144 bedrooms
  • 1,1165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Madison County, Kentucky
  • 564no bedroom
  • 2,4321 bedroom
  • 7,4212 bedrooms
  • 3,0003 bedrooms
  • 4064 bedrooms
  • 4445+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 594no vehicle
  • 4,7961 vehicle
  • 7,6222 vehicles
  • 3,6783 vehicles
  • 1,2504 vehicles
  • 8975+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 752no vehicle
  • 7,9591 vehicle
  • 4,1032 vehicles
  • 1,2563 vehicles
  • 1164 vehicles
  • 815+ vehicles

78.2% of Madison County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Kentucky.

Madison County:

78.2%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 64,281
  • Other state: 23,897
  • Northeast: 3,406
  • Midwest: 10,291
  • South: 8,633
  • West: 1,567
Year householders moved into unit in Madison County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 76.8%Electricity
  • 17.3%Utility gas
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 85.7%Electricity
  • 11.4%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 834
Here:

10.2%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 273
Here:

6.8%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,024
Here:

19.2%
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

Madison County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $808,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,902,000
    Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,027,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,000
    General - Other: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $11,532,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Regular Highways: $2,055,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $637,000
    Financial Administration: $628,000
    Central Staff Services: $567,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $510,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $124,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Sewerage: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $13,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $932,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $80,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,615,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,837,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,730,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,280,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,107,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $785,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Royalties: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $213,000
    Health - Other: $119,000
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000
    General - Other: $63,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $32,000
    Water Utilities: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,919,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,280,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,627,000
    Highways: $1,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,152,000
    General Local Government Support: $860,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $5,756,000
    Property: $2,269,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $354,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $104,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,577,000

Madison County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $808,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,902,000
    Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,027,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,000
    General - Other: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $11,532,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Regular Highways: $2,055,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $637,000
    Financial Administration: $628,000
    Central Staff Services: $567,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $510,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $124,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Sewerage: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $13,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $932,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $80,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,615,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,837,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,730,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,280,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,107,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $785,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Royalties: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $213,000
    Health - Other: $119,000
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000
    General - Other: $63,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $32,000
    Water Utilities: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,919,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,280,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,627,000
    Highways: $1,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,152,000
    General Local Government Support: $860,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $5,756,000
    Property: $2,269,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $354,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $104,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,577,000

Madison County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $808,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,902,000
    Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,027,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,000
    General - Other: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $11,532,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Regular Highways: $2,055,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $637,000
    Financial Administration: $628,000
    Central Staff Services: $567,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $510,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $124,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Sewerage: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $13,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $932,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $80,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,615,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,837,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,730,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,280,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,107,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $785,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Royalties: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $213,000
    Health - Other: $119,000
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000
    General - Other: $63,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $32,000
    Water Utilities: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,919,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,280,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,627,000
    Highways: $1,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,152,000
    General Local Government Support: $860,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $5,756,000
    Property: $2,269,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $354,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $104,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,577,000

Madison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $808,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,902,000
    Other: $501,000
    Regular Highways: $7,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,027,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000
    General Public Buildings: $7,000
    General - Other: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $11,532,000
    General - Other: $5,423,000
    Regular Highways: $2,055,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,569,000
    Police Protection: $1,082,000
    Parks and Recreation: $637,000
    Financial Administration: $628,000
    Central Staff Services: $567,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $510,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $124,000
    Water Utilities: $74,000
    Sewerage: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $13,000
    Transit Utilities: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $932,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $80,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,615,000
    Other: $49,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,837,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,730,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,280,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,107,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $785,000
    Interest Earnings: $37,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
    Royalties: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $213,000
    Health - Other: $119,000
    Parks and Recreation: $73,000
    General - Other: $63,000
    Correctional Institutions: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $32,000
    Water Utilities: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,919,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,280,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,627,000
    Highways: $1,515,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,152,000
    General Local Government Support: $860,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $5,756,000
    Property: $2,269,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $354,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Corporation License: $141,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $104,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,577,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,686
  • Number of aged recipients: 236
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,450
  • Number of recipients under 18: 382
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,706
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 598
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,073
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,157
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 14 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED283$112,0071,231$107,4903,001$102,575279$20,61659$3,620,288377$78,337
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$94,211152$88,520364$98,18718$45,3890$024$68,958
APPLICATIONS DENIED51$84,451286$67,175900$90,464113$22,9293$261,33361$67,574
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN30$104,367116$105,172501$105,92617$45,0590$021$115,714
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$108,80031$112,581130$103,28510$24,4000$01$84,000
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 14 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED269$127,870306$122,61126$89,038
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED33$125,78860$121,0333$156,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$136,5001$104,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$128,66716$140,1880$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$159,3337$111,2860$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, KY - Value
Most common first names in Madison County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James36672.0 years
Mary36380.6 years
William33273.9 years
John31875.3 years
Robert23672.1 years
Charles14569.2 years
George14074.1 years
Elizabeth11979.4 years
Margaret10779.3 years
Thomas8773.4 years
Most common last names in Madison County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16873.5 years
Johnson16576.0 years
Jones11475.0 years
Powell11374.2 years
White9376.0 years
Taylor8176.6 years
Baker7777.1 years
Williams7679.1 years
Long7278.2 years
Rose7274.2 years
Businesses in Madison County, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza2
Ace Hardware2Long John Silver's2
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's4MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone1Maurices1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's5
Best Western1Meijer1
Blockbuster2Nike3
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nissan1
Burger King2Office Depot1
CVS1OfficeMax1
Chevrolet1Olive Garden1
Chick-Fil-A2Outback1
Comfort Inn1Outback Steakhouse1
Comfort Suites1Panera Bread1
Cracker Barrel2Papa John's Pizza2
Cricket Wireless9Payless1
Curves2Penske1
DHL1PetSmart1
Dairy Queen3Pizza Hut3
Days Inn2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Deb1Quiznos1
Decora Cabinetry1RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza2Red Lobster1
DressBarn1Red Roof Inn1
Dressbarn1Rite Aid3
Econo Lodge1Rue211
FedEx4Ryan's Grill1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In2
GNC4Sears1
Goodwill2Starbucks3
H&R Block3Steak 'n Shake1
Hardee's2Subway7
Hilton1Super 81
Hobby Lobby1T-Mobile1
Holiday Inn1T.J.Maxx1
Honda1Taco Bell2
Hyundai1U-Haul9
JCPenney1UPS7
Justice1Verizon Wireless2
KFC2Waffle House2
Kincaid1Walgreens1
Knights Inn2Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's3
Kroger1White Castle1
La Quinta1YMCA1
Lane Furniture2

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