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Brodhead, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Brodhead had a population of 1,190 as of July 1, 2017. Brodhead ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Brodhead is located at latitude 37.4065 and longitude -84.4166 in Rockcastle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brodhead (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Rockcastle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 935 feet.

The City of Brodhead (GNIS ID: 2403930) 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 Brodhead is located within Mount Vernon Division of Rockcastle County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brodhead 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 Brodhead: Broadhead.

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


Total Population 1,190
Daytime Population: Workers 268
Daytime Population: Residents 742
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,010
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 1,167
Population in Familes 975
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density2 682
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $34,322
Average Household Income $47,491
Per Capita Income $19,593


Total Housing Units 557 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 298 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 169 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $94,595
Average Home Value $114,681


Total Households 468
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 321
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 -0.24% -0.2%
Households -0.35% -0.3%
Families 0.48% -0.38%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Brodhead, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brodhead 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 # 215 60th
Population Density # 329 39th
Diversity Index # 412 24th
Median Household Income # 382 29th
Per Capita Income # 374 31st

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