Beechmont, KY Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Beechmont, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The Beechmont Census Designated Place had a population of 776 as of July 1, 2016. Beechmont ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Beechmont is located at latitude 37.1694 and longitude -87.0395 in Muhlenberg County. The formal boundaries for the Beechmont Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Muhlenberg County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 495 feet.

The Beechmont Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629573) 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 Beechmont Census Designated Place is located within Drakesboro Division of Muhlenberg County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Beechmont population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Beechmont, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 776
Population in Households 776
Population in Familes 671
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 427
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 304
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 230
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 329 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 240 (72.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 64 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $80,085
Average Home Value $88,646
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $28,081
Average Household Income $38,698
Per Capita Income $14,549
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.92% 1.28%
Households 1.68% 1.09%
Families 1.24% 0.94%
Median Household Income   -0.06%
Per Capita Income   1.2%
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.

Beechmont, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Beechmont to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 279 49th
Population Density1 # 413 24th
Diversity Index2 # 419 22nd
Median Household Income # 470 13th
Per Capita Income # 519 4th

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