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Midway, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Midway had a population of 1,631 as of July 1, 2017. Midway ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Midway is located at latitude 38.1553 and longitude -84.679 in Woodford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Midway (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Woodford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 827 feet.

The City of Midway (GNIS ID: 2404256) 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 Midway is located within Midway Division of Woodford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Midway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Midway: Middleway.

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Midway, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,631
Daytime Population: Workers 657
Daytime Population: Residents 806
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,463
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 1,479
Population in Familes 1,190
Population in Group Qrtrs 152
Population Density2 1,472
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $55,795
Average Household Income $72,159
Per Capita Income $29,077


Total Housing Units 723 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 422 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 205 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $181,434
Average Home Value $231,948


Total Households 627
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 402
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.08% 0.11%
Households -0.35% -0.06%
Families 0.17% -0.2%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.81%

Midway, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midway to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 183 66th
Population Density # 162 70th
Diversity Index # 118 78th
Median Household Income # 129 76th
Per Capita Income # 129 76th

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