The City of Brandenburg had a population of 2,739 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Brandenburg is located at latitude 37.9905 and longitude -86.1795 in Meade County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brandenburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Meade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 568 feet.
The City of Brandenburg (GNIS ID: 2403913) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brandenburg 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 Brandenburg: Brandenberg, Buzzard Roost.
|Population in Households||2,540|
|Population in Familes||1,972|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||199|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,204 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||541 (44.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||572 (47.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||91 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,140|
|Average Home Value||$143,773|
|Median Household Income||$38,961|
|Average Household Income||$47,423|
|Per Capita Income||$19,383|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.49%|
The table below compares Brandenburg 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||# 127||76th|
|Population Density1||# 330||37th|
|Diversity Index2||# 144||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 269||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 299||43rd|
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