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London, Kentucky - Basic Facts

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The City of London had a population of 8,038 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for London is located at latitude 37.1207 and longitude -84.0812 in Laurel County. The formal boundaries for the City of London (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Laurel County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,240 feet.

The City of London (GNIS ID: 2404950) 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 London is located within London Division of Laurel County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for London: Riceton.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 8,038
Population in Households 7,511
Population in Familes 5,788
Population in Group Qrtrs 527
Population Density1 772
Diversity Index2 15
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,383
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 2,041
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,723 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,541 (41.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,842 (49.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 340 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $125,306
Average Home Value $144,663
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $33,802
Average Household Income $46,776
Per Capita Income $20,676
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.1%
Households 0.3% 0.21%
Families 0.19% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
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.

London, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares London 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 # 56 90th
Population Density1 # 304 44th
Diversity Index2 # 277 48th
Median Household Income # 378 30th
Per Capita Income # 294 46th

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