Gilbertsville, KY Profile: Facts & Data


Gilbertsville Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Gilbertsville Content

Also See: Calvert City, KY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Gilbertsville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The Gilbertsville Census Designated Place had a population of 441 as of July 1, 2018. Gilbertsville ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kentucky. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Gilbertsville is located at latitude 37.0248 and longitude -88.3107 in Marshall County. The formal boundaries for the Gilbertsville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Marshall County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 351 feet.

The Gilbertsville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629621) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. 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 Gilbertsville Census Designated Place is located within Calvert City Division of Marshall County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gilbertsville: Freedom Corner, Hells Half Acre, Jesseville.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Gilbertsville 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Gilbertsville (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Kentucky Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Kentucky Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Kentucky Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 441
Population in Households 397
Population in Familes 305
Population in Group Qrtrs 44
Population Density2 436
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $31,226
Average Household Income $44,528
Per Capita Income $18,948


Total Housing Units 264 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 96 (36.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 79 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 (34.1%)
Median Home Value $102,778
Average Home Value $141,927


Total Households 174
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 106
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 -0.46% -0.32%
Households -0.74% -0.35%
Families -1.49% -0.57%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   1.04%

Gilbertsville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gilbertsville 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 # 360 34th
Population Density # 409 24th
Diversity Index # 322 40th
Median Household Income # 447 17th
Per Capita Income # 437 19th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Kentucky July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: