Crofton Christian County, Kentucky

Crofton: City in Kentucky, USA

About

Crofton is a city located in the county of Christian in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 749 and a population density of 455 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 708 inhabitants.

The city was created 148 years ago in 1872.

Geography

Crofton is located at 37°2'52"N 87°29'6"W (37.0478200, -87.4850000).

Crofton map

Weather

Crofton forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 6 to 12 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. more

Crofton Quick Facts

Population : 708 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Christian County
Postal code : 42217
Area : 1.64 km2
Altitude : 597 feet / 182 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1873 (148 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:37:56 (22nd September 2021)
Density : 430 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.79% (2010-2020)
Weather : 69℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Crofton decreased by 5.79% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 749 - census
2011 759 1.32% estimation process
2012 779 2.57% estimation process
2013 758 -2.77% estimation process
2014 753 -0.66% estimation process
2015 744 -1.21% estimation process
2016 730 -1.92% estimation process
2017 710 -2.82% estimation process
2018 712 0.28% estimation process
2019 707 -0.71% estimation process
2020 708 0.14% estimation process

Crofton zip code is 42217. County name: Christian, County fips: 21047

Kroftona, Крофтона

Schools in Crofton

College & universities near Crofton, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156860 Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville (KY) 42240
421513 Ross College-Hopkinsville Hopkinsville (KY) 42240-4948
157304 Madisonville Community College Madisonville (KY) 42431
418889 North Central Institute Clarksville (TN) 37042
376677 Queen City College Clarksville (TN) 37042

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Crofton, KY

Code Name Address Type
MDV Madisonville, KY 4765 Hanson Road BUS
CRK Clarksville, TN 11 Jefferson Street \r\n BUS
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
NVL Nashville, TN 705 5th Avenue South BUS

Post offices near Crofton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Crofton Post Office Crofton (KY) 42217

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Christian County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Christian County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Hopkinsville 30,899 City in Christian County, Kentucky, United States
Oak Grove 7,369 City in Kentucky, United States
Pembroke 890 City in Christian County, Kentucky, United States
LaFayette 161 Human settlement in Christian County, Kentucky, United States of America
Fairview 143 Census designated place in Todd and Christian Counties, Kentucky, United States