Central City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Central City, KY

General Central City Information

State: Kentucky

County: Muhlenberg County

Close cities: Belton, KY, Cleaton, KY, Greenville, KY, Drakesboro, KY, Gishton, KY, Centertown, KY, Beech Creek, KY, Morehead, KY, Depoy, KY, Rockport, KY, Bremen, KY, Powderly, KY, Moorman, KY, Sacramento, KY, Browder, KY, South Carrollton, KY

Central City Population (census data)
Total 5,734 (-2.4% since 2000)
Male 3,088 (53.9%)
Female 2,646 (46.1%)

Population Density: 1,096 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.6 (US Avg is 100)

Central City Elevation: 415 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 5.23 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,035

Zip Codes: 42330.

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Central City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.6%)
  • Black (10.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (25.7%)
  • English (4.9%)
  • Irish (4.6%)
  • German (4.2%)
  • French (1.1%)

Local Central City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Murray State University, Western Kentucky University

Central City School Information

Elementary Schools
Central City Elementary School (1501 N 2nd Street, Central City, KY, 42330 - Muhlenberg County District)

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