Wheelwright, Floyd County, Kentucky

Wheelwright: City

About

Wheelwright is a city located in the county of Floyd in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 780 and a population density of 171 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 487 inhabitants.

The city was created 106 years ago in 1917.

Quick Facts about Wheelwright

Population : 487 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Floyd County
Postal code : 41669
Phone Area Codes : 606
Area : 4.57 km2
Altitude : 1,138 feet / 347 meters
Establishment : February 02, 1917 (106 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:20:44 (6th February 2023)
Density : 107 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -60.16% (2010-2020)
Wheelwright locator map
Location of Wheelwright on Kentucky map.
Main Street northward in Wheelwright image
Main Street northward in Wheelwright
Main Street northward in Wheelwright image

Geography

Wheelwright is located at 37°19'57"N 82°43'16"W (37.3326000, -82.7209900).

Wheelwright map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Wheelwright decreased by 60.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 780 - census
2011 1,202 35.11% estimation process
2012 857 -40.26% estimation process
2013 556 -54.14% estimation process
2014 548 -1.46% estimation process
2015 540 -1.48% estimation process
2016 528 -2.27% estimation process
2017 519 -1.73% estimation process
2018 509 -1.96% estimation process
2019 503 -1.19% estimation process
2020 487 -3.29% estimation process

Wheelwright zip code is 41669. County name: Floyd, County fips: 21071

Schools in Wheelwright

College & universities near Wheelwright, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156189 Alice Lloyd College Pippa Passes (KY) 41844

Post offices near Wheelwright

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wheelwrigh Post Office Wheelwright (KY) 41669

Other cities in Floyd County

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

City Name Population Title
Prestonsburg 3,460 City and county seat of Floyd County, Kentucky
Martin 541 City in Kentucky, USA
Wayland 373 City in Kentucky, United States
Allen City 193 City in Floyd County, Kentucky, United States