McKee, KY Profile: Facts & Data


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McKee, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of McKee had a population of 836 as of July 1, 2018. McKee ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 McKee is located at latitude 37.4303 and longitude -83.9883 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of McKee (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,030 feet.

The City of McKee (GNIS ID: 2405051) 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 McKee is located within McKee Division of Jackson County.

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


Total Population 836
Population in Households 826
Population in Familes 669
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 359
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $17,516
Average Household Income $32,847
Per Capita Income $14,390


Total Housing Units 470 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 238 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 165 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $78,250
Average Home Value $117,300


Total Households 404
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 260
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 0.53% 0.17%
Households 0.59% 0.1%
Families 3.36% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.2%

McKee, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McKee 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 # 265 51st
Population Density # 434 20th
Diversity Index # 499 8th
Median Household Income # 534 1st
Per Capita Income # 526 3rd

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