Wheatcroft, KY Profile: Facts & Data


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Wheatcroft, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Wheatcroft had a population of 152 as of July 1, 2018. Wheatcroft 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 Wheatcroft is located at latitude 37.49 and longitude -87.8628 in Webster County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wheatcroft (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webster County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 377 feet.

The City of Wheatcroft (GNIS ID: 2405725) 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 Wheatcroft is located within Clay Division of Webster County.

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


Total Population 152
Population in Households 152
Population in Familes 127
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 619
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $44,109
Average Household Income $61,424
Per Capita Income $24,134


Total Housing Units 74 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 48 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $84,722
Average Home Value $105,612


Total Households 62
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 43
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 -0.62% -0.4%
Households -0.75% -0.32%
Families 0.0% -0.95%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   2.35%

Wheatcroft, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wheatcroft 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 # 502 7th
Population Density # 350 35th
Diversity Index # 424 21st
Median Household Income # 242 55th
Per Capita Income # 235 57th

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