Allensville, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 157. Population change since 2000: -16.9%
Males: 64  (40.9%)
Females: 93  (59.1%)
Median resident age:  32.4 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 42204

Estimated median household income in 2016: $33,406 (it was $34,545 in 2000)
Allensville:

$33,406
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,664 (it was $12,937 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $123,449 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Allensville:

$123,449
KY:

$135,600

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $118,211; Detached houses: $118,245

Median gross rent in 2016: $825.

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    • 12076.4%White alone
    • 2918.5%Black alone
    • 42.5%Two or more races
    • 42.5%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Allensville: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.2%), Italian (12.1%), English (7.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/30/1867

Elevation: 581 feet

Land area: 1.09 square miles.

Population density: 144 people per square mile   (very low).

Allensville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Allensville:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.1%
  • Unemployed: 18.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Allensville city:

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 67.9%
  • Separated: 9.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Allensville city:  0.4% ($199)
Kentucky:  0.8% ($610)

Allensville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (19.3 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (42.2 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (356.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Guthrie, KY (2.7 miles ), Elkton, KY (2.8 miles ), Adams, TN (3.0 miles ), Trenton, KY (3.3 miles ), Cedar Hill, TN (3.5 miles ), Adairville, KY (3.5 miles ), Russellville, KY (3.6 miles ), Barren Plains, TN (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 36.72 N, Longitude: 87.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

Allensville household income distribution Allensville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (43%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (75%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (43%)
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (75%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Allensville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Allensville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Allensville city center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the city center caused $400,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Allensville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 128.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from Allensville center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 152.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 139.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 153.2 miles away from Allensville center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 200.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Todd County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Allensville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Allensville:

  • WESTERN STATE NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
  • HEARTHSTONE PLACE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELKTON, KY)
  • LOGAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, KY)
  • LIFELINE HEALTH CARE OF LOGAN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, KY)
  • GATEWAY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allensville:

  • Austin Peay State University (about 21 miles; Clarksville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 8,621)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 27 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 38 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 39 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 41 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)
  • Tennessee State University (about 41 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 42 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)

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Notable location: Allensville Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Belmont Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Todd County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 66.0. This is about average.

City:

66.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 3.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.65
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.665. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.665
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.20
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 33.9%
(47.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Kentucky average:

11.9

Allensville travel time to work - commute Allensville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Allensville city (based on Todd County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,22135
Mainline Protestant94715
Catholic3732
Other1981
Black Protestant1281
None2,593-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Todd County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Todd County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Todd County:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Todd County:

30.6%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.4%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Allensville:

47.0%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.4%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Allensville:

30.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Allensville:

18.6%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Allensville:

20.5%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Allensville:

36.4%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

49.0%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Allensville, KY Residents

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Christian County, KY  1.13% ($24,711 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TN  0.98% ($23,410)
from Logan County, KY  0.55% ($19,727)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,452 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, TN  1.48% ($33,508 average AGI)
to Christian County, KY  0.85% ($25,824)
to Logan County, KY  0.68% ($28,296)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allensville:

  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRUS (610 AM; 2 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: LOGAN RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WEKT (1070 AM; 1 kW; ELKTON, KY; Owner: M & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJQI (540 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WCTZ (1550 AM; 3 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: WINSTON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHIN (1010 AM; 5 kW; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: WHIN, INC.)
  • WSGI (1100 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, TN; Owner: LIGHTNING BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKCT (930 AM; 5 kW; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: DAILY NEWS BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allensville:

  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXQ (101.9 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJOI-FM (94.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, TN; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKDF (103.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNRQ (105.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNKJ (89.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)
  • WKYU-FM (88.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WZZP (97.5 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WNTC (103.9 FM; DRAKESBORO, KY; Owner: NASHVILLE'S SPORTSRADIO, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Allensville:

  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPGD (Channel 50; HENDERSONVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W62CJ (Channel 62; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNPX-LP (Channel 20; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)

Allensville fatal accident list:

Aug 29, 2003 07:32 PM, Tenn State Line Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $3,096,000Total costs
  • 15,939Total average daily traffic
  • 891Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,532Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN867
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Ronald R Smith, 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRICE, SUITE 1200
  • Ronald r Smith, 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRICE, SUITE 1200
  • Ronald R Smith, 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRICE, SUITE 1200
  • Ronald R Smith, 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRICE, SUITE 1200

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Grain Elevator 2 Mi Ne Hwy 79 Boyles Rd (Lat: 36.717000 Lon: -87.132778), Call Sign: KAE630, Licensee ID: L00037290
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.300 MHz, 461.300 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2001, Expiration Date: 05/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/22/2011Registrant: Allen C Franks, 970 Boyles Rd, Guthrie, KY 42234, Phone: (502) 265-5710
  • 4945 Keysburg Rd (Lat: 36.653944 Lon: -87.021667), Type: Building, Structure height: 41 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQKW304
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.725 MHzGrant Date: 10/05/2009, Expiration Date: 10/05/2019, Certifier: Sterling EdwardsRegistrant: Pros Ltd, 3651 Peachtree Pkwy, Ste E-111, Suwanee, GA 30024-6009, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Todd South, 4799 Russellville Road (Lat: 36.696778 Lon: -87.128944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQOC887
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2011, Expiration Date: 08/16/2021, Certifier: Ronald R SmithRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Allensville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)

Allensville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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