Wheatcroft, KY Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Wheatcroft, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Wheatcroft had a population of 156 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Wheatcroft is located at latitude 37.4893 and longitude -87.8612 in Webster County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wheatcroft (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 377 feet.

The City of Wheatcroft (GNIS ID: 2405725) 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.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Wheatcroft is located within Clay Division of Webster County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wheatcroft 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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City of Wheatcroft, KY Boundary Map



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

POPULATION

Total Population 156
Population in Households 156
Population in Familes 130
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 635
Diversity Index2 9
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 65
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 44
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 75 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $79,412
Average Home Value $100,000
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,356
Average Household Income $56,015
Per Capita Income $22,376
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.4% -0.52%
Households -0.24% -0.62%
Families 0.37% -0.46%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.

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Wheatcroft, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wheatcroft 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 # 498 8th
Population Density1 # 347 36th
Diversity Index2 # 389 28th
Median Household Income # 195 64th
Per Capita Income # 224 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.