Grayson County is located in west central Kentucky. The County Seat is Leitchfield and the largest city is Leitchfield. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.graysoncounty.ky.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 26,194 and the 2010 census population was 25,746. The land area is 496.70 square miles and there are 51.8 persons per square mile.
97.3% of the population is White, 1.2% is Black or African American, 1.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.3% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 76% have a high school degree or higher, and 9.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $87,700, there are 9,897 households, an average of 2.57 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,115, the median household income is $32,399, and 23.3% of the persons in Grayson County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 2,172. Retail sales (in $1000) were $234,914, and sales per capita were $9,281.
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