KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Morehead, KY

Morehead, KY is located in Rowan County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Morehead is about 8,044 with about 308 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 20,742.

The Average Home Value is $131,700.00, which is roughly 28% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,422.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Morehead is about 3.1%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Rowan County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 35.26% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.59%
Democratic: 38.58%
Libertarian: 1.36%
Other: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Clearfield, KY (6.61 mi.)
Wallingford, KY (11.94 mi.)
Sudith, KY (12.48 mi.)
Salt Lick, KY (12.48 mi.)
Hillsboro, KY (14.41 mi.)
Lytten, KY (14.79 mi.)
Burke, KY (14.79 mi.)
Stephens, KY (14.79 mi.)
Newfoundland, KY (14.79 mi.)
Culver, KY (14.79 mi.)
Little Sandy, KY (14.79 mi.)
Bruin, KY (14.79 mi.)
Sandy Hook, KY (14.79 mi.)
Pomeroyton, KY (14.80 mi.)
Wellington, KY (14.80 mi.)
Emerson, KY (16.15 mi.)
Head of Grass, KY (16.15 mi.)
Head of Grassy, KY (16.15 mi.)
Upper Tygart, KY (16.55 mi.)
Stark, KY (16.55 mi.)
Wolf, KY (16.55 mi.)
Lawton, KY (16.55 mi.)
Olive Hill, KY (16.55 mi.)
Stacy Fork, KY (17.74 mi.)
Relief, KY (17.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40351
Latitude : 38.206694
Longitude : -83.408598
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 889 ft.
Area Code(s) : 606

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 47.66%
Female Population Estimate : 50.35%
Median Age : 31.4
Male Median Age : 30.6
Female Median Age : 32.4

White Population Estimate : 95.05%
Black Population Estimate : 1.92%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.25%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.94%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Other Population Estimate : 0.57%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Morehead specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rowan County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Rowan County: About 80 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rowan County is about 72% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.