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The Hickory CDP(1) had a population of 255 as of July 1, 2021. Hickory ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Hickory is located at latitude 36.8226 and longitude -88.6476 in Graves County. The formal boundaries for the Hickory Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Graves County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 427 feet.
The Hickory Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""
Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Hickory Census Designated Place is located within Hickory-Lowes Division of Graves County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Hickory: Hickory Grove.
|Total Population||255 (100%)|
|Population in Households||250 (98.0%)|
|Population in Families||204 (80.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||5 ( 2.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,000|
|Average Household Income||$80,485|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,878|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||93 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||60 (64.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14 (15.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 (19.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$173,333|
|Average Home Value||$210,833|
|Housing Affordability Index3||189|
|Average Household Size||3.33|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.54%|
|Per Capita Income||2.75%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.0%|
The table below compares Hickory to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 451||17th|
|Population Density||# 464||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 268||51st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 184||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 155||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 166||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.