Nortonville, KY Profile: Facts & Data


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Nortonville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Nortonville had a population of 1,297 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Nortonville is located at latitude 37.1909 and longitude -87.4528 in Hopkins County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nortonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Hopkins County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 404 feet.

The City of Nortonville (GNIS ID: 2404402) 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 Nortonville is located within Nortonville Division of Hopkins County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nortonville: Norton, Norton Village.

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


Total Population 1,297
Population in Households 1,297
Population in Familes 1,099
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,117
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $33,324
Average Household Income $46,648
Per Capita Income $18,434


Total Housing Units 569 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 412 (72.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $89,143
Average Home Value $95,146


Total Households 547
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 392
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 0.91% 0.12%
Households 0.95% 0.18%
Families 1.49% 0.1%
Median Household Income   3.65%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Nortonville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nortonville 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 # 211 61st
Population Density # 219 60th
Diversity Index # 373 32nd
Median Household Income # 410 24th
Per Capita Income # 452 16th

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