Whitesburg is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 1,793, it is the 153rd largest city in Kentucky and the 8041st largest city in the United States. Whitesburg is currently declining at a rate of -2.24% annually and its population has decreased by -16.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,139 in 2010. Whitesburg reached it's highest population of 2,131 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Whitesburg has a population density of 573 people per square mile.
The average household income in Whitesburg is $65,634 with a poverty rate of 33.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $110,100. The median age in Whitesburg is 41.8 years, 40.3 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.3 males.