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Beattyville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

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The City of Beattyville had a population of 1,199 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Beattyville is located at latitude 37.5911 and longitude -83.7056 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Beattyville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 669 feet.

The City of Beattyville (GNIS ID: 2403831) 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 Beattyville is located within Beattyville Division of Lee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Beattyville 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 Beattyville: Beatty, Beatty Town, Carnahan Patent.

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


Total Population 1,199
Population in Households 944
Population in Familes 747
Population in Group Qrtrs 255
Population Density1 570
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 512
Average Household Size 1.84
Family Households 316
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 608 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 272 (44.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 240 (39.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $78,102
Average Home Value $85,478


Median Household Income $21,693
Average Household Income $30,999
Per Capita Income $12,281
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.63% 0.71%
Households 0.19% 0.23%
Families 1.38% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.


Beattyville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Beattyville 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 # 211 60th
Population Density1 # 364 31st
Diversity Index2 # 224 57th
Median Household Income # 512 2nd
Per Capita Income # 514 2nd

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