Basic information about the Carter County
The Carter County is located in the state of Kentucky. This county occupies 413 square miles, with 3 square miles being water areas. There are 27.720 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Carter County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (97.77%), followed by Two or More races (0.86%) and Black or African American (0.53%). There are 10.760 households in the county, while 71,72% of them are family households and 28,28% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Carter County. The most populated city is Grayson city and the smallest town or village is Olive Hill city.