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Wingo, Kentucky - Basic Facts

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The City of Wingo had a population of 625 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Wingo is located at latitude 36.6414 and longitude -88.7411 in Graves County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wingo (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Graves County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 502 feet.

The City of Wingo (GNIS ID: 2405766) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Wingo is located within Wingo-Water Valley Division of Graves County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wingo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Wingo, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 625
Population in Households 625
Population in Familes 531
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 641
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 250
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 180
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 276 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 196 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 54 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $90,000
Average Home Value $141,199


Median Household Income $38,121
Average Household Income $52,599
Per Capita Income $20,212
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.18% -0.03%
Households -0.38% -0.16%
Families 0.73% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   1.92%
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.

Wingo, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wingo to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 322 41st
Population Density1 # 344 36th
Diversity Index2 # 250 54th
Median Household Income # 298 45th
Per Capita Income # 311 43rd

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