The Pine Knot Census Designated Place had a population of 1,651 as of July 1, 2015. Pine Knot ranks in the lower 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 Pine Knot is located at latitude 36.6656 and longitude -84.4398 in McCreary County. The formal boundaries for the Pine Knot Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. McCreary County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,421 feet.
The Pine Knot Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403414) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Pine Knot Census Designated Place is located within Pine Knot Division of McCreary County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pine Knot 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 Pine Knot: High Point.
|Population in Households||1,490|
|Population in Familes||1,218|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||161|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||659 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||347 (52.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||226 (34.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||86 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,065|
|Average Home Value||$118,084|
|Median Household Income||$24,554|
|Average Household Income||$36,354|
|Per Capita Income||$13,986|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.29%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
The table below compares Pine Knot 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.
|Total Population||# 183||65th|
|Population Density1||# 467||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 222||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 502||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 497||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.