Leitchfield Information

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

General Leitchfield Information

State: Kentucky

County: Grayson County

Close cities: Caneyville, KY, Peonia, KY, Millwood, KY, Big Clifty, KY, Tar Hill, KY, Moutardier, KY, Nolin Lake Estates, KY, Falls of Rough, KY, Anneta, KY, Horn Back Mill, KY, Clarkson, KY, Leitchfield, KY, Hudson, KY

Leitchfield Population (census data)
Total 6,504 (+5.4% since 2000)
Male 3,054 (47.0%)
Female 3,450 (53.0%)

Population Density: 742 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.5 (US Avg is 100)

Leitchfield Elevation: 720 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1866

Land Area: 8.77 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,943

Zip Codes: 42755, and 42754.

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Leitchfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.9%)
  • Black (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (36.3%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • German (8.3%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • French (1.4%)
  • Dutch (1.3%)

Local Leitchfield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Cincinnati Bengals
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Western Kentucky University, University of Louisville

Leitchfield School Information

High Schools
Grayson County High School (340 Schoolhouse Road, Leitchfield, KY, 42754 - Grayson County District)
Middle Schools
Grayson County Middle School (726 John Hill Taylor Drive, Leitchfield, KY, 42754 - Grayson County District)
Elementary Schools
H W Wilkey Elementary School (130 Wallace Avenue, Leitchfield, KY, 42754 - Grayson County District)
Oran P Lawler Elementary School (174 Schoolhouse Road, Leitchfield, KY, 42754 - Grayson County District)

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