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Dexter, Kentucky - Basic Facts

Dexter is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Dexter Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Calloway County at latitude 36.7428 and longitude -88.2964. Calloway County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 443 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Dexter Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Dexter, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dexter to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 432 18th
Population Density1 # 382 27th
Diversity Index2 # 328 37th
Median Household Income # 295 44th
Per Capita Income # 277 47th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Dexter, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 275
Population in Households 275
Population in Familes 239
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 500
Diversity Index2 10
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 107
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 81
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 127 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 89 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $93,182
Average Home Value $103,977
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,818
Average Household Income $50,231
Per Capita Income $19,852
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.17% -0.22%
Households 0.0% -0.19%
Families 1.2% -0.5%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.29%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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