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Campton, Kentucky - Basic Facts

Campton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Campton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wolfe County at latitude 37.7343 and longitude -83.5474. Wolfe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 961 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Campton (see map) encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Campton: Soldiers Camp Town, Swifts Camp Town.

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Campton, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Campton 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 372 29th
Population Density1 # 411 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 472 10th
Median Household Income # 523 0th
Per Capita Income # 521 1st

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

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Campton, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 409
Population in Households 376
Population in Familes 289
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density1 409
Diversity Index2 5
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 202
Average Household Size 1.86
Family Households 117
Average Family Size 2

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 251 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95 (37.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 107 (42.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $85,897
Average Home Value $100,000
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $15,343
Average Household Income $24,352
Per Capita Income $10,795
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.76% -1.25%
Households -1.56% -1.32%
Families -0.79% -1.41%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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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