White Plains, Kentucky

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White Plains, Kentucky
City
Location of White Plains, Kentucky
Location of White Plains, Kentucky
Coordinates: 37°11′4″N 87°23′5″W / 37.18444°N 87.38472°W / 37.18444; -87.38472Coordinates: 37°11′4″N 87°23′5″W / 37.18444°N 87.38472°W / 37.18444; -87.38472
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Hopkins
Area
 • Total 2.7 sq mi (6.9 km2)
 • Land 2.7 sq mi (6.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 417 ft (127 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 800
 • Density 298.6/sq mi (115.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 42464
Area code(s) 270
FIPS code 21-82722
GNIS feature ID 0506635

White Plains is a city in Hopkins County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 800 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

White Plains is located at 37°11′4″N 87°23′5″W / 37.18444°N 87.38472°W / 37.18444; -87.38472 (37.184489, -87.384739).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 800 people, 295 households, and 225 families residing in the city. The population density was 298.6 people per square mile (115.3/km²). There were 328 housing units at an average density of 122.4 per square mile (47.3/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.25% White, 0.62% Black or African American, 0.25% Asian, 0.25% from other races, and 0.62% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.50% of the population.

There were 295 households out of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.7% were married couples living together, 11.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.4% were non-families. 22.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.14.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.1% under the age of 18, 10.3% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.0 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $29,205, and the median income for a family was $32,321. Males had a median income of $30,833 versus $16,818 for females. The per capita income for the city was $13,187. About 20.3% of families and 23.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 34.5% of those under age 18 and 20.8% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.