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Williamsburg, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Williamsburg had a population of 5,724 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Williamsburg is located at latitude 36.7394 and longitude -84.1664 in Whitley County. The formal boundaries for the City of Williamsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Whitley County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 928 feet.

The City of Williamsburg (GNIS ID: 2405747) 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 Williamsburg is located within Williamsburg Division of Whitley County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Williamsburg 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 Williamsburg: Spring Ford, Williamsburgh.

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


Total Population 5,724
Daytime Population: Workers 4,464
Daytime Population: Residents 3,792
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,256
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.44
Population in Households 4,544
Population in Familes 3,534
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,180
Population Density2 1,188
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $28,291
Average Household Income $41,642
Per Capita Income $16,980


Total Housing Units 2,167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 862 (39.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,092 (50.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 213 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $88,745
Average Home Value $105,052


Total Households 1,954
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,178
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 1.21% 0.69%
Households 1.14% 0.85%
Families 1.22% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Williamsburg, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Williamsburg 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 # 83 85th
Population Density # 202 63rd
Diversity Index # 188 66th
Median Household Income # 483 11th
Per Capita Income # 485 10th

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