KY

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

About West Point, KY

West Point, KY is located in Hardin County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for West Point is about 876 with about 126 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,713.

The Average Home Value is $101,800.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 46% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,860.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Point is about 9.2%.

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

Hardin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.96%
Democratic: 36.99%
Libertarian: 1.54%
Other: 0.52%


Nearby Locations

Muldraugh, KY (4.68 mi.)
Fort Knox, KY (5.07 mi.)
Valley Sta, KY (8.66 mi.)
Brandenburg, KY (9.83 mi.)
Pleasure Rdge, KY (11.32 mi.)
Radcliff, KY (11.55 mi.)
Ekron, KY (12.44 mi.)
Brooks, KY (12.56 mi.)
Big Spring, KY (12.59 mi.)
Flaherty, KY (12.59 mi.)
Vine Grove, KY (12.59 mi.)
Hollyvilla, KY (13.28 mi.)
Fairdale, KY (13.28 mi.)
Guston, KY (13.41 mi.)
Shepherdsville, KY (13.83 mi.)
Hunters Hlw, KY (13.83 mi.)
Pioneer Vlg, KY (13.83 mi.)
Shepherdsvlle, KY (13.83 mi.)
Hunters Hollow, KY (13.83 mi.)
Hebron Ests, KY (13.83 mi.)
Hebron Estates, KY (13.83 mi.)
Fox Chase, KY (13.83 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40177
Latitude : 37.919316
Longitude : -85.874559
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 656 ft.
Area Code(s) : 502

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 42.15%
Female Population Estimate : 43.26%
Median Age : 41.7
Male Median Age : 40.2
Female Median Age : 43.5

White Population Estimate : 82.78%
Black Population Estimate : 1.28%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.93%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.58%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.52%
Other Population Estimate : 0.35%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Point specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hardin County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Hardin County: About 158 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hardin County is about 27% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 45% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.