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Crofton, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Crofton is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Christian County at latitude 37.0479 and longitude -87.4835. Christian County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 597 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Crofton, but most people and references simply refer to it as Crofton, Kentucky.

The P1 Census Class Code for Crofton indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Crofton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 783
Population in Households 783
Population in Familes 629
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,255
Diversity Index2 22
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 346
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 221
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 397 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 221 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 126 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 51 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $102,344
Average Home Value $106,787
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,906
Average Household Income $46,967
Per Capita Income $19,218
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.05% 0.75%
Households 1.12% 0.91%
Families 3.24% 0.71%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
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.

Crofton, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crofton 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 # 275 48th
Population Density1 # 189 64th
Diversity Index2 # 152 71st
Median Household Income # 275 48th
Per Capita Income # 305 42nd

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