Wheelwright is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 486, it is the 304th largest city in Kentucky and the 13442nd largest city in the United States. Wheelwright is currently declining at a rate of -2.41% annually and its population has decreased by -37.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 780 in 2010. Wheelwright reached it's highest population of 1,202 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Wheelwright has a population density of 276 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wheelwright is $26,251 with a poverty rate of 45.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $666 per month, and the median house value is $33,200. The median age in Wheelwright is 41.1 years, 42.5 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 72.0 males.