Wickliffe, KY Demographics


Population: 794. Estimated population in July 2019: 790 (-0.5% change)
Males: 420 (52.9%), Females: 374 (47.1%)

Ballard County

Zip code: 42087

Median resident age: 41.7 years
Median household income: $28,750
Median house value: $48,800

Races in Wickliffe:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.7%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • Black (1.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: Irish (13.4%), United States (13.2%), German (11.5%), English (9.7%), Dutch (4.5%), Scottish (2.8%).

Elevation: 350 feet

Land area: 1.4 square miles

Map of Wickliffe, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wickliffe

  • High school or higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wickliffe city

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change: -65 (-7.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wickliffe:

  • MASSAC MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 29 miles; METROPOLIS, IL)
  • LOURDES HOSP (about 31 miles; PADUCAH, KY)
  • WESTERN BAPTIST HOSP (about 31 miles; PADUCAH, KY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wickliffe:

  • BARKLEY REGIONAL (about 23 miles; PADUCAH, KY; ID: PAH)
  • CAPE GIRARDEAU REGIONAL (about 38 miles; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; ID: CGI)
  • WILLIAMSON COUNTY REGIONAL (about 55 miles; MARION, IL; ID: MWA)

Other public-use airports nearest to Wickliffe:

  • CAIRO RGNL (about 11 miles; CAIRO, IL; ID: CIR)
  • MISSISSIPPI COUNTY (about 21 miles; CHARLESTON, MO; ID: CHQ)
  • METROPOLIS MUNI (about 28 miles; METROPOLIS, IL; ID: M30)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wickliffe:

  • SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Full-time enrollment: 7,227)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-CARBONDALE (about 52 miles; CARBONDALE, IL; FT enrollment: 19,742)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 53 miles; MARTIN, TN; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE (about 55 miles; CARTERVILLE, IL; FT enrollment: 4,255)
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; MURRAY, KY; FT enrollment: 7,676)
  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 90 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,144)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 96 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,534)