Whitley City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Whitley City Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in McCreary County at latitude 36.7234 and longitude -84.4705. McCreary County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,352 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Whitley City Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Whitley City: Coolidge, Whitley.Photos of the local Whitley City, KY area
|Population in Households||1,148|
|Population in Familes||934|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||68|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||586 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||258 (44.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||224 (38.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||104 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,679|
|Average Home Value||$108,333|
|Median Household Income||$25,382|
|Average Household Income||$33,855|
|Per Capita Income||$13,532|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Whitley City 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||# 213||60th|
|Population Density1||# 372||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 382||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 488||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 503||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.