Living in Pikeville, KY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Pikeville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
6
Education
7
Commute
10

Pikeville, KY Crime Report

312
Total Crimes
4,698.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
82.92%
Above National Average

Pikeville, KY Cost Of Living

92
Pikeville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Pikeville, Kentucky Info Snack

Pikeville (/pakvl/) is a city in and the county seat of Pike County, Kentucky, United States. During the 2010 U.S. Census, the population within Pikeville's city limits was 6,903. In Kentucky's current city classification system, Pikeville is a home rule-class city, a category that includes all of the state's more than 400 cities except for the two largest, Louisville and Lexington.
Population
6,967
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
28.8%
Median Home
$170,900
Median Income
$34,718
Median Rent
$694

Pikeville, KY Photos

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Rankings for Pikeville in Kentucky

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Map Of Pikeville, KY

Population over time in Pikeville

Year Population % Change
2017 6,967 -1.4%
2016 7,065 -2.8%
2015 7,266 3.2%
2014 7,038 -3.8%
2013 7,313 6.1%
2012 6,891 0.4%
2011 6,864 0.2%
2010 6,850 0.4%
2009 6,824 -
Crime/100k Pikeville KY USA
Violent Crime 180.7 211.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 75.3 113.2 246.8
Property Crime 4517.4 1962.6 2199.5
Burglary 752.9 384.7 376.0
Larceny 3674.1 1348.2 1594.6
Car Theft 90.3 229.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Pikeville

White
90.9% (6,330)
African American
3.5% (243)
American Indian
1.0% (70)
Asian
1.2% (84)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (116)
Hispanic
1.8% (124)
Race Pikeville KY USA
White 90.9% 84.8% 61.1%
African American 3.5% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 1.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.8% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Pikeville, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
20.9% (145,472)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.5% (73,104)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (70,160)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (61,329)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (66,480)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.7% (60,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (73,840)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (62,310)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.7% (39,986)
$200,000 or more
6.3% (43,666)
Income Pikeville KY USA
Less than $10,000 20.9% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.5% 6.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 11.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.7% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 11.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.7% 3.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.3% 3.5% 7.0%

Gender in Pikeville

Female
50.8% (3,536)
Male
49.2% (3,430)
Gender Pikeville KY USA
Female 50.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pikeville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (348)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (696)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,811)
Some College
19.0% (1,323)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (557)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (975)
Master's Degree
9.0% (627)
Professional Degree
7.0% (487)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (139)
Education Pikeville KY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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