The City of Drakesboro had a population of 542 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Drakesboro is located at latitude 37.2173 and longitude -87.0499 in Muhlenberg County. The formal boundaries for the City of Drakesboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Muhlenberg County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 443 feet.
The City of Drakesboro 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 Drakesboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||542|
|Population in Familes||442|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||239 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||166 (69.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||43 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||29 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,938|
|Average Home Value||$77,727|
|Median Household Income||$26,112|
|Average Household Income||$33,710|
|Per Capita Income||$13,380|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.02%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Drakesboro 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||# 336||36th|
|Population Density1||# 252||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 192||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 480||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 504||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.