Also See: Corbin, KY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Corbin had a population of 7,287 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Corbin is located at latitude 36.9487 and longitude -84.0969 in Whitley County. The formal boundaries for the City of Corbin encompass a land area of 7.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Whitley County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,079 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Corbin are located in Whitley County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Knox County.
The City of Corbin (GNIS ID: 2404128) 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 Corbin is located within Corbin Division of Whitley County.
|Total Population||7,287 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,202 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||5,684 (78.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||85 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$32,496|
|Average Household Income||$50,523|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,240|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,587 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,759 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,287 (35.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||541 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$113,753|
|Average Home Value||$148,251|
|Housing Affordability Index3||177|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.14%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.26%|
The table below compares Corbin to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 67||88th|
|Population Density||# 264||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 456||16th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 107||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 363||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 382||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.