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Sedalia, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The Sedalia Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Graves County at latitude 36.6486 and longitude -88.6014. Graves County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 512 feet.

The formal official name is the Sedalia Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Sedalia, Kentucky.

The U5 Census Class Code for Sedalia indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Sedalia Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 312
Population in Households 312
Population in Familes 269
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 264
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 122
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 91
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 143 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 104 (72.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (14.7%)
Median Home Value $89,744
Average Home Value $123,077


Median Household Income $50,398
Average Household Income $62,283
Per Capita Income $24,749
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.33% 1.01%
Households 1.4% 0.96%
Families 1.06% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.


Sedalia, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sedalia 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 # 413 22nd
Population Density1 # 465 11th
Diversity Index2 # 275 48th
Median Household Income # 147 72nd
Per Capita Income # 155 71st

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