In 2020, Ballard County, KY had a population of 7.91k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $45,517. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ballard County, KY declined from 8,032 to 7,914, a −1.47% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,048 to $45,517, a 1.04% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ballard County, KY are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.92%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.09%), White (Hispanic) (0.708%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.455%).
None of the households in Ballard County, KY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.6% of the residents in Ballard County, KY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Ballard County, KY was $103,800, and the homeownership rate was 78.7%. Most people in Ballard County, KY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Ballard County, KY was 2 cars per household.