KY

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

About Wheatley, KY

Wheatley, KY is located in Owen County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Wheatley is about 1,327 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,176.

The Average Home Value is $98,800.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 48% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,901.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wheatley is about .

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

Owen County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 74.42% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.67%
Democratic: 20.12%
Libertarian: 0.84%
Other: 0.37%


Nearby Locations

Lockport, KY (9.04 mi.)
New Liberty, KY (10.63 mi.)
Corinth, KY (12.80 mi.)
Owen, KY (12.80 mi.)
Blanchet, KY (12.80 mi.)
Jonesville, KY (12.84 mi.)
Bethlehem, KY (14.42 mi.)
Stamping Grd, KY (14.61 mi.)
Williamstown, KY (15.48 mi.)
Cropper, KY (15.48 mi.)
Franklinton, KY (15.48 mi.)
Defoe, KY (15.48 mi.)
Pleasureville, KY (15.48 mi.)
Bagdad, KY (16.01 mi.)
Sanders, KY (16.20 mi.)
Glencoe, KY (16.23 mi.)
Campbellsburg, KY (16.38 mi.)
Sadieville, KY (16.42 mi.)
Worthville, KY (17.08 mi.)
Sparta, KY (17.33 mi.)
Turners Sta, KY (17.72 mi.)
Dry Ridge, KY (17.98 mi.)
New Castle, KY (19.57 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40359
Latitude : 38.491850
Longitude : -84.828538
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 779 ft.
Area Code(s) : 502

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.49
Male Population Estimate : 48.49%
Female Population Estimate : 50.17%
Median Age : 39.7
Male Median Age : 39.2
Female Median Age : 40.1

White Population Estimate : 96.43%
Black Population Estimate : 0.93%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.01%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.21%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Other Population Estimate : 1.37%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wheatley specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Owen County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Owen County: About 19 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Owen County is about 93% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.