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Lewisport, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Lewisport had a population of 1,766 as of July 1, 2015. Lewisport ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lewisport is located at latitude 37.9307 and longitude -86.9028 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lewisport (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 397 feet.

The City of Lewisport 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lewisport population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lewisport: Little Yellow Banks, Prentisport.

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Lewisport, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,766
Population in Households 1,716
Population in Familes 1,403
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density1 1,857
Diversity Index2 20
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 717
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 476
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 853 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 447 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 270 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 136 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $92,919
Average Home Value $107,215
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,336
Average Household Income $53,788
Per Capita Income $22,208
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 1.08%
Households 1.01% 1.04%
Families 1.51% 0.99%
Median Household Income   0.73%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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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Lewisport, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lewisport to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 175 67th
Population Density1 # 126 76th
Diversity Index2 # 182 66th
Median Household Income # 158 70th
Per Capita Income # 203 61st

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