The Fort Knox Census Designated Place had a population of 11,000 as of July 1, 2019. Fort Knox CDP 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 Fort Knox CDP is located at latitude 37.8916 and longitude -85.9636 in Hardin County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Knox Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 20.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles.
While the primary coordinates for Fort Knox Census Designated Place are located in Hardin County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Meade County.
The Fort Knox Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402497) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Fort Knox Census Designated Place is located within Fort Knox Division of Hardin County.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Fort Knox CDP, KY Housing Affordability Index is 0 |
State of Kentucky Housing Affordability Index is 161
|The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.|
|Fort Knox CDP, KY Wealth Index is 40 |
State of Kentucky Wealth Index is 73
|The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.|
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|Total Population||11,000 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,004 (72.8%)|
|Population in Families||7,726 (70.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,996 (27.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$55,495|
|Average Household Income||$66,188|
|Per Capita Income||$20,518|
|Total Housing Units||3,038 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||13 ( 0.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,318 (76.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||707 (23.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$0|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||3.43|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.54%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Fort Knox CDP to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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||# 40||93rd|
|Population Density||# 376||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 9||99th|
|Median Household Income||# 165||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 363||33rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.