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Calvert City, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Calvert City had a population of 2,660 as of July 1, 2017. Calvert City 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 Calvert City is located at latitude 37.0111 and longitude -88.3373 in Marshall County. The formal boundaries for the City of Calvert City (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.54 sq. miles. Marshall County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 341 feet.

The City of Calvert City (GNIS ID: 2403972) 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 Calvert City is located within Calvert City Division of Marshall County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Calvert City: Calvert.

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


Total Population 2,660
Daytime Population: Workers 5,160
Daytime Population: Residents 1,468
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,628
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.49
Population in Households 2,619
Population in Familes 2,152
Population in Group Qrtrs 41
Population Density2 165
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $34,349
Average Household Income $49,338
Per Capita Income $21,012


Total Housing Units 1,218 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 789 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 324 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 104 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $115,580
Average Home Value $143,766


Total Households 1,114
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 756
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 0.5% 0.12%
Households 0.54% 0.11%
Families 0.28% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Calvert City, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calvert City 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 # 135 75th
Population Density # 506 6th
Diversity Index # 419 23rd
Median Household Income # 381 30th
Per Capita Income # 313 42nd

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