Burkesville, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 1,481 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.7%
 
Males: 694  (46.9%)
Females: 787  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

47.3 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42717.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $20,390 (it was $17,209 in 2000)
Burkesville:

$20,390
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,089 (it was $11,653 in 2000)

Burkesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,372 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Burkesville:

$89,372
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,066; detached houses: $95,222; mobile homes: $70,845

Median gross rent in 2017: $295.

March 2019 cost of living index in Burkesville: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.2%
(28.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.1% for Black residents, 13.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Burkesville, KY (2010)
    • 1,33187.5%White alone
    • 1268.3%Black alone
    • 312.0%Two or more races
    • 171.1%Hispanic
    • 80.5%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Other race alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

Races in Burkesville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Burkesville, Kentucky as of September 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Burkesville is 123 to 1.


Crime rates in Burkesville by year

Type

2005

2008

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(131.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(56.2)
2
(118.7)
6
(391.6)
3
(197.4)
7
(458.7)
3
(196.7)
2
(132.7)
1
(66.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(195.8)
2
(131.6)
2
(131.1)
5
(327.9)
2
(132.7)
5
(330.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(56.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.8)
1
(65.5)
2
(131.1)
1
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)8.48.335.224.381.937.473.031.1

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Crime rate in Burkesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.07
Kentucky average:

1.65
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Ancestries: English (48.6%), American (12.6%), Irish (9.7%), African (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%), Polish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/23/1846

Elevation: 582 feet

Land area: 2.83 square miles.

Population density: 523 people per square mile   (low).

Burkesville, Kentucky map

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Kentucky:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $625 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $399 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (86.3 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (89.1 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (370.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Marrowbone, KY (2.8 miles ),
Albany, KY (3.8 miles ),
Cumberland City, KY (3.9 miles ),
Glens Fork, KY (3.9 miles ),
Bryan, KY (3.9 miles ),
Gradyville, KY (4.1 miles ),
Celina, TN (4.3 miles ),
Summer Shade, KY (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 36.79 N, Longitude: 85.37 W

Area code: 270

Distribution of median household income in Burkesville, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Burkesville, KY in 2017
Burkesville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $125,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Burkesville, KY residents
Average permit cost in Burkesville, KY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Most common industries in Burkesville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Apparel (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Food (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.5%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Food (5.9%)
  • Wood products (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.9%)
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Apparel (11.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Food (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Burkesville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)

Average climate in Burkesville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burkesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Burkesville city center killed 10 people and injured 113 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burkesville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 125.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 179.4 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 156.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.3 miles away from Burkesville 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 196.4 miles away from Burkesville center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 159.7 miles away from Burkesville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cumberland County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burkesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Burkesville:

  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 299 GLASGOW ROAD)
  • CUMBERLAND VALLEY MANOR (301 SOUTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Burkesville:

  • CLINTON COUNTY HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ALBANY, KY)
  • CLINTON COUNTY CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ALBANY, KY)

Heliports located in Burkesville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burkesville:

  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 22 miles; Columbia, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,552)
  • Campbellsville University (about 39 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 44 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Somerset Community College (about 46 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 62 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 63 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 68 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)

Public high school in Burkesville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Burkesville:

See full list of schools located in Burkesville

Library in Burkesville:

  • CUMBERLAND COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $194,645; Location: 114 HILL STREET; 25,162 books; 825 audio materials; 711 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 52 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Burkesville: Cumberland Overlook (A), Burkesville Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Dale Hollow Parkside Marine LLC (Arcades & Amusements; 3341 State Park Road).

Hotels: Riverfront Lodge Inc (305 Keen Street), Alpine Resort (700 Hill Street).

Birthplace of: David L. Williams - Politician, Walter Huddleston - Politician.

Cumberland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Burkesville and their reported violations in the past:

CUMBERLAND CO WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 7,099, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-03-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-29-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2006), St Public Notif requested (NOV-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-28-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-28-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-29-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2009)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-25-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-25-2008), St Public Notif received (MAR-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-29-2006), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2007)
  • 37 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
BURKESVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,219, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2006. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-07-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-24-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-26-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-11-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

58.9%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
83 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
103 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Burkesville (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Cumberland County, Inc.: Citizens Bank Of Cumberland County, Inc. at 209 Keen Street, branch established on 2000/07/01. Info updated 2009/08/12: Bank assets: $73.5 mil, Deposits: $60.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Cumberland Bancshares, Inc.
  • First & Farmers National Bank, Inc.: Burkesville Branch at 129 N. Main Street, branch established on 2001/10/12. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $471.0 mil, Deposits: $396.6 mil, headquarters in Somerset, KY, positive income, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Albany Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Burkesville:

Marital status in Burkesville, KY
  • Never married: 39.0%
  • Now married: 26.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

For population 25 years and over in Burkesville:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Burkesville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Burkesville, KY (based on Cumberland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,47921
Mainline Protestant1,18617
Black Protestant1201
Catholic651
Other-1
None4,006-
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: 2
Here:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Cumberland County:

11.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Cumberland County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Cumberland County:

11.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.5%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.7%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.6%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

37.7%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.6%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Burkesville:

8.7%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Burkesville:

30.3%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

49.7%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Burkesville:

73.8%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burkesville, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 6$15,312$30,6240$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$23,361$46,7220$0
Police - Other 4$9,378$28,1343$2,404
Streets and Highways 2$6,200$37,2000$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,701$28,2060$0
Sewerage 2$6,864$41,1840$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,420$29,0400$0
Financial Administration 1$3,930$47,1600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,016
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,182
Totals for Government 24$72,166$36,08311$4,602

Burkesville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $674,000 ($455.10)
    Police Protection: $365,000 ($246.46)
    Sewerage: $238,000 ($160.70)
    Regular Highways: $225,000 ($151.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $183,000 ($123.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $87,000 ($58.74)
    Central Staff Services: $84,000 ($56.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $82,000 ($55.37)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $678,000 ($457.80)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $58,000 ($39.16)

Burkesville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $315,000 ($212.69)
    Other: $261,000 ($176.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000 ($27.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($6.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $655,000 ($442.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $73,000 ($49.29)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $308,000 ($207.97)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $246,000 ($166.10)
    Property: $120,000 ($81.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $39,000 ($26.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $17,000 ($11.48)

Burkesville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,946,000 ($1313.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,857,000 ($1253.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $89,000 ($60.09)

Burkesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,210,000 ($817.02)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $206,000 ($139.10)

4.11% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($28,170 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.11%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Burkesville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
MasterBrand Cabinets2U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Burkesville:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WTKY (1370 AM; daytime; 2 kW; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: WHITTIMORE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WANY (1390 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ALBANY, KY; Owner: PAMELA ALLRED DBA ALBANY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJKY (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, KY; Owner: LAKE CUMBERLAND BROADCASTERS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burkesville:

  • WKYR-FM (107.9 FM; BURKESVILLE, KY; Owner: RAY MULLINIX)
  • WKWY (102.7 FM; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: J.K. WHITTIMORE)
  • WTKY-FM (92.1 FM; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: WHITTIMORE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WLQK (95.9 FM; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMKZ (93.1 FM; MONTICELLO, KY; Owner: MONTICELLO-WAYNE COUNTY MEDIA, INC.)
  • WKYM (101.7 FM; MONTICELLO, KY; Owner: STEPHEN W. STAPLES JR.)
  • WDCL-FM (89.7 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WKNK (99.1 FM; EDMONTON, KY; Owner: HART COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSGP (88.3 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WBXE (93.7 FM; BAXTER, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WLIV-FM (104.7 FM; MONTEREY, TN; Owner: WKXN INC)
  • WHVE (92.7 FM; RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY; Owner: SHORELINE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WVFB (101.5 FM; CELINA, TN; Owner: ELIZABETH BERNICE WHITTIMORE)
  • WJRS (104.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, KY; Owner: LAKE CUMBERLAND BROADCASTERS)
  • WOVO (105.3 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burkesville:

  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • Burkesville, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents29
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count6646
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents9834
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2421
  • Fatalities7464
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17155
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents395
See more detailed statistics of Burkesville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 256ft / 77.5mTotal length
  • $4,504,000Total costs
  • 29,112Total average daily traffic
  • 3,485Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,663Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Burkesville, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Burkesville, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Burkesville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Burkesville, KY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burkesville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • G & L AIRBORNE INC, 5800 Smith Grove Rd, Burkesville, KY 42717
    Certificate: D003835 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 04/30/2014, Expiration Date: 04/29/2015

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DESTINY XLT 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582E (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2993A , Serial Number: 4C0543, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 11/17/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Blaine Hosier, 1140 Celina Rd, Burkesville, KY 42717
  • Aircraft: PHOENIX AVIATION INC X-TREME (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4072R , Serial Number: X00525, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/13/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Blaine Hosier, 1140 Celina Rd, Burkesville, KY 42717

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 33. The highest number of reported fires - 69 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Burkesville, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.3%), and Outside Fires (33.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Burkesville, KY
    • 27348.3%Structure Fires
    • 19033.6%Outside Fires
    • 7914.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 234.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burkesville, KY
Most common first names in Burkesville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7074.1 years
John6276.5 years
William5675.8 years
Mary4679.1 years
Willie3575.8 years
Robert3371.2 years
Paul2470.6 years
Roy2173.5 years
Charlie2078.4 years
Ruby1880.7 years
Most common last names in Burkesville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8177.6 years
Anderson5278.1 years
Norris5177.2 years
Scott5172.2 years
Spears4774.5 years
Groce2868.8 years
Riddle2775.6 years
Cary2677.5 years
Carter2576.2 years
Capps2475.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Burkesville, KY
  • 74.5%Electricity
  • 19.5%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Burkesville, KY
  • 80.5%Electricity
  • 18.7%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Wood


Burkesville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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