Chaplin is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Chaplin Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Nelson County at latitude 37.8978 and longitude -85.2213. Nelson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 823 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Chaplin Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chaplin: Chapline.Photos of the local Chaplin, KY area
Also See: Chaplin, KY ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||403|
|Population in Familes||340|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||208 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||142 (68.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38 (18.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||28 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,871|
|Average Home Value||$96,303|
|Median Household Income||$48,372|
|Average Household Income||$53,373|
|Per Capita Income||$21,256|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.84%|
The table below compares Chaplin 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||# 374||29th|
|Population Density1||# 453||14th|
|Diversity Index2||# 318||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 170||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 228||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.