Barlow is located in west Kentucky. Barlow is part of Ballard County. Barlow has 0.55 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Barlow population is 805, which has grown 12.59% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 8.45% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Barlow median household income is $24,643 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 5.61% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 28.72% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Barlow median house value is $53,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 39.47% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 40.25% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Barlow is better than the state average in quality. The Barlow area code is 270.