Pine Knot is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Pine Knot Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in McCreary County at latitude 36.6509 and longitude -84.4385. McCreary County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,421 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Pine Knot Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Pine Knot: High Point.Photos of the local Pine Knot, KY area
|Population in Households||1,444|
|Population in Familes||1,181|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||161|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||668 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||340 (50.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||215 (32.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||113 (16.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,348|
|Average Home Value||$121,103|
|Median Household Income||$25,417|
|Average Household Income||$35,564|
|Per Capita Income||$13,690|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.12%|
The table below compares Pine Knot 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.
|Total Population||# 186||65th|
|Population Density1||# 469||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 218||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 487||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 501||5th|
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