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Madisonville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Madisonville had a population of 19,713 as of July 1, 2017. Madisonville 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 Madisonville is located at latitude 37.341 and longitude -87.5035 in Hopkins County. The formal boundaries for the City of Madisonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 17.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.83 sq. miles. Hopkins County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 472 feet.

The City of Madisonville (GNIS ID: 2404994) 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 Madisonville is located within Madisonville Division of Hopkins County.

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

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


Total Population 19,713
Daytime Population: Workers 14,218
Daytime Population: Residents 10,719
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,937
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.27
Population in Households 18,984
Population in Familes 14,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 729
Population Density2 1,099
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $38,594
Average Household Income $52,835
Per Capita Income $22,599


Total Housing Units 9,215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,805 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,378 (36.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,031 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $111,262
Average Home Value $131,247


Total Households 8,184
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 5,164
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 -0.15% -0.19%
Households -0.14% -0.18%
Families -0.2% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Madisonville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madisonville 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 # 20 96th
Population Density # 229 58th
Diversity Index # 78 86th
Median Household Income # 312 42nd
Per Capita Income # 256 53rd

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