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Midway, Kentucky - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Woodford County at latitude 38.1509 and longitude -84.6838. Woodford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 827 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Midway (see map) encompass a land area of 1.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Midway: Middleway.

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


Total Population 1,681
Population in Households 1,535
Population in Familes 1,238
Population in Group Qrtrs 146
Population Density1 1,585
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 666
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 429
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 740 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 440 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 226 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $139,256
Average Home Value $158,125


Median Household Income $54,681
Average Household Income $66,062
Per Capita Income $26,193
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.57% 0.69%
Households 0.83% 0.89%
Families 1.84% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.38%
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.


Midway, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Midway 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 # 180 66th
Population Density1 # 149 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 92 83rd
Median Household Income # 115 78th
Per Capita Income # 136 74th

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