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Artemus, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The Artemus Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Knox County at latitude 36.8375 and longitude -83.84. Knox County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,043 feet.

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

The U5 Census Class Code for Artemus 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 Artemus Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Artemus: Nip and Tuck.

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


Total Population 673
Population in Households 666
Population in Familes 556
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 499
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 267
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 184
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 325 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 159 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 108 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $76,667
Average Home Value $81,013


Median Household Income $23,098
Average Household Income $32,970
Per Capita Income $13,140
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 3.15% 1.94%
Households 3.26% 1.95%
Families 2.89% 1.78%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   1.22%
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.


Artemus, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Artemus 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 # 305 42nd
Population Density1 # 384 27th
Diversity Index2 # 171 68th
Median Household Income # 507 3rd
Per Capita Income # 508 3rd

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