The City of Brandenburg had a population of 2,800 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Brandenburg is located at latitude 37.999 and longitude -86.1694 in Meade County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brandenburg encompass a land area of 4.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Meade County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 568 feet.
The City of Brandenburg 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 Brandenburg is located within Brandenburg Division of Meade County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brandenburg: Brandenberg, Buzzard Roost.
|Total Population||2,800 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,602 (92.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,995 (71.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||198 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,006|
|Average Household Income||$58,902|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,670|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,242 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||682 (54.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||454 (36.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,516|
|Average Home Value||$168,548|
|Housing Affordability Index3||191|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||1.66%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.67%|
The table below compares Brandenburg to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 127||77th|
|Population Density||# 328||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 295||46th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 191||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 323||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 199||64th|
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