In 2017, Barren County, KY had a population of 43.4k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $39,658. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Barren County, KY grew from 43,287 to 43,418, a 0.303% increase and its median household income grew from $39,034 to $39,658, a 1.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Barren County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.86%), White (Hispanic) (2.38%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.477%). N/A% of the people in Barren County, KY speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Barren County, KY are PJ's College of Cosmetology-Glasgow (13 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Barren County, KY is $110,400, and the homeownership rate is 66.2%. Most people in Barren County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Barren County, KY is 2 cars per household.