Danville, KY Profile: Facts & Data


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Danville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Danville had a population of 17,522 as of July 1, 2018. Danville 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 Danville is located at latitude 37.6399 and longitude -84.776 in Boyle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Danville (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Boyle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 984 feet.

The City of Danville (GNIS ID: 2404185) 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 Danville is located within Danville Division of Boyle County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Danville: Crows Station, John Crows Station.

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Danville, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 17,522
Population in Households 15,040
Population in Familes 11,771
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,482
Population Density2 1,108
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $42,378
Average Household Income $61,264
Per Capita Income $24,577


Total Housing Units 7,382 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,778 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,833 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 771 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $144,342
Average Home Value $181,255


Total Households 6,611
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 4,095
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.94% 0.37%
Households 0.38% 0.37%
Families 0.34% 0.23%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.89%

Danville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Danville to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 25 96th
Population Density # 222 59th
Diversity Index # 63 89th
Median Household Income # 264 51st
Per Capita Income # 226 58th

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