Calhoun, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 761 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 368  (48.4%)
Females: 393  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  49.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42327.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,730 (it was $23,438 in 2000)
Calhoun:

$28,730
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,993 (it was $22,520 in 2000)

Calhoun city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,780 (it was $64,200 in 2000)
Calhoun:

$67,780
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $107,319; Detached houses: $121,705; Mobile homes: $17,977

Median gross rent in 2013: $436.

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  • Races in Calhoun, KY (2010)

    Calhoun races chart
    • 75298.6%White alone
    • 50.7%Two or more races
    • 40.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Calhoun: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (35.6%), German (14.0%), Irish (13.9%), English (9.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Swedish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/07/1852

Land area: 0.68 square miles.

Population density: 1,121 people per square mile   (low).

Calhoun,KY real estate house value index trend

Calhoun, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Calhoun:

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Calhoun city:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 18.4%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Kentucky:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $505 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $392 (0.6%)

Calhoun satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (17.0 miles , pop. 54,067).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (95.3 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (298.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Livermore, KY (2.8 miles ), Sacramento, KY (2.9 miles ), Island, KY (3.0 miles ), Beech Grove, KY (3.0 miles ), Onton, KY (3.1 miles) , Bremen, KY (3.5 miles ), Slaughters, KY (3.7 miles ), Hanson, KY (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $129,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $146,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 87.26 W

Area code: 270

Calhoun household income distribution Calhoun home values distribution

Crime rates in Calhoun by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 030000
per 100,000 0.0373.60.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 730010
per 100,000 854.7373.60.00.0129.20.0
Thefts 532000
per 100,000 610.5373.6253.20.00.00.0
Auto thefts 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00N/A000
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 87.7120.610.50.09.40.0

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Crime rate in Calhoun detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Kentucky average:

1.96
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)

Work and jobs in Calhoun: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Calhoun, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Calhoun-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/15/2005, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Calhoun city center injured 40 people and caused $31 million in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.1 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calhoun-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 71.8 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 42.1 miles away from Calhoun 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 95.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.3 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 127.7 miles away from Calhoun 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 186.8 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 McLean County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calhoun topographic map

Birthplace of: Glover H. Cary - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Calhoun:

  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-RIVERSIDE (190 EAST HWY. 136)
  • MCLEAN COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (U S HWY 81 NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Calhoun:

  • REDBANKS COLONIAL TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SEBREE, KY)

airports located in Calhoun:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calhoun:

  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 16 miles; Owensboro, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,754)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 19 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • University of Evansville (about 34 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 38 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 47 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 59 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)

Public high school in Calhoun:

Public elementary/middle schools in Calhoun:

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Notable locations in Calhoun: McLean County Central District Fire Department (A), Calhoun City Fire Department (B), McLean County Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Long Falls Creek (A), Myer Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

McLean 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 66.2. This is about average.

City:

66.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.79
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.3%
(36.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
83 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Calhoun (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Calhoun Branch at 730 Main Street, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Calhoun Ky Main Branch at 100 Main Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First Security Bank of Kentucky: Calhoun Ky Branch at One Veterans Memorial Drive, branch established on 2011/08/24. Info updated 2011/09/09: Bank assets: $68.7 mil, Deposits: $58.9 mil, headquarters in Central City, KY, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancorp Of Kentucky, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Calhoun city (based on McLean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,81320
Mainline Protestant1,46311
Catholic2452
Other-1
None3,010-
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: 4
McLean County:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
McLean County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.1%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

33.7%
Kentucky:

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

17.9%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Calhoun:

43.9%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.9
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

33.4%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Calhoun:

14.3%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

24.4%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Calhoun:

46.7%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Calhoun:

83.5%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Calhoun, 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
Other Government Administration 2$5,612$33,6728$1,942
Sewerage 2$5,395$32,3700$0
Water Supply 3$8,207$32,8280$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,780$21,3602$988
Totals for Government 8$20,994$31,49110$2,930

Calhoun government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $272,000 ($357.42)
    Central Staff Services: $165,000 ($216.82)
    Sewerage: $142,000 ($186.60)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($97.24)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($64.39)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($47.31)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($22.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($1.31)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000 ($1.31)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $26,000 ($34.17)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($5.26)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.63)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($2.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $279,000 ($366.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $77,000 ($101.18)

Calhoun government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $131,000 ($172.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($2.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $62,000 ($81.47)
    General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($39.42)
    Rents: $5,000 ($6.57)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($1.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $408,000 ($536.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,000 ($19.71)
    Highways: $13,000 ($17.08)
  • Tax - NEC: $141,000 ($185.28)
    Property: $47,000 ($61.76)
    Public Utilities: $15,000 ($19.71)

Calhoun government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,146,000 ($1505.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,129,000 ($1483.57)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($22.34)

Calhoun government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,491,000 ($1959.26)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $14,000 ($18.40)

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Daviess County, KY  1.94% ($30,246 average AGI)
from Muhlenberg County, KY  0.69% ($29,783)
from Hopkins County, KY  0.42% ($19,786)


5.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,612 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Daviess County, KY  2.44% ($23,573 average AGI)
to Muhlenberg County, KY  0.57% ($26,474)
to Ohio County, KY  0.48% ($18,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Calhoun:

  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTTL (1310 AM; 2 kW; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)
  • WNES (1050 AM; 1 kW; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WOMI (1490 AM; 1 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WFMW (730 AM; 1 kW; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calhoun:

  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WYMV (106.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)
  • WKTG (93.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WQXQ (101.9 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXCM (97.1 FM; HAWESVILLE, KY; Owner: WLME, INC.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WBIO (94.7 FM; PHILPOT, KY; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC OF KENTUCKY)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSOF-FM (89.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WKPB (89.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WGBF-FM (103.1 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W246AF (97.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: FM 90.1, INC.)
  • WTCJ-FM (105.7 FM; TELL CITY, IN; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W235AC (94.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W278AD (103.5 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WXMZ (106.3 FM; HARTFORD, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKYA (105.5 FM; GREENVILLE, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Calhoun:

  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WAZE-TV (Channel 19; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOH (Channel 31; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W38BK (Channel 38; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W56DN (Channel 56; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN-LP (Channel 63; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • W12BJ (Channel 12; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY)

Calhoun fatal accident list:

Aug 11, 1993 02:45 PM, 81, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 17, 1988 03:04 PM, 81, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 1,299Total average daily traffic
  • 1,751Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Calhoun)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Ky 136 .2 Mi E Of Ky 81 Jct (Lat: 37.546167 Lon: -87.257500), Call Sign: KRW382
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1400 MHz, 47.2600 MHzGrant Date: 11/27/2013, Expiration Date: 02/21/2024Registrant: Kytc-Warehouse, !239 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • MCLEAN, 200ky81n (Lat: 37.549194 Lon: -87.258583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WNJW551
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.745 MHz, 155.100 MHzGrant Date: 08/20/2011, Expiration Date: 09/04/2021Registrant: Atlas License Company, 1725-A North Shadeland Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870, Email:
  • .1 Mi W Jct 136 & 593 Hwy (Lat: 37.650889 Lon: -87.445833), Call Sign: KNEZ953
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/1998, Expiration Date: 02/24/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2003Registrant: Maurice Sandefur, 109 Pike Rd, Calhoun, KY 42327
  • Lat: 37.537472 Lon: -87.257056, Call Sign: WPYW520
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.180 MHz, 159.120 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2013, Expiration Date: 11/17/2023, Certifier: Bryant StilesRegistrant: Mclean County Central District Fire, 265 Walnut St, Calhoun, KY 42327, Phone: (270) 993-9733, Fax: (270) 273-5630, Email:
  • 491 Murphy Rd (Lat: 37.649111 Lon: -87.371611), Call Sign: WQSD451
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.237 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 09/04/2023, Certifier: Patrick MurphyRegistrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • GUFFIE, 5 Mi N Of (Lat: 37.606389 Lon: -87.279167), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQUF616
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.250 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2014, Expiration Date: 06/24/2024, Certifier: Bryan GarstRegistrant: Utiltiy Telecom Consulting Group, 9850 S Maryland Pkwy, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Calhoun, Lat: 37.550444 Lon: -87.261944, Type: Tank, Structure height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WQLN535
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 03/16/2020, Certifier: John M CampbellRegistrant: Q-Wireless, LLC, 8837 Bond Street, Overland Park, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 754-3330, Fax: (812) 759-1664, Email:
  • Calhoun, Lat: 37.550444 Lon: -87.261944, Type: Tank, Structure height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WQLN535
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 03/16/2020, Certifier: John M CampbellRegistrant: Q-Wireless, LLC, 8837 Bond Street, Overland Park, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 754-3330, Fax: (812) 759-1664, Email:
  • Cypress Creek, Cypress Creek, 3.9 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 37.504250 Lon: -87.316417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQXJ625
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.550 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2016, Expiration Date: 03/24/2026, Certifier: Bryan GarstRegistrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9859 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Calhoun)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 34941 , Serial Number: 17702106, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy D Dba Mosley, 150 State Route 81 N, Calhoun, KY 42327, Other Owners: Mosley Aviation Tim
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 555FC , Serial Number: R18201707, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1981
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Debra Seymour, 7020 Highway 140 W, Calhoun, KY 42327, Other Owners: Steven Seymour
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-160 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6000P , Serial Number: 23-1236, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy D Moseley, 150 State Route 81 N, Calhoun, KY 42327
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9448Q , Serial Number: TH-204, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 02/23/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel J Woosley, Po Box 525, Calhoun, KY 42327

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

BEECH GROVE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,541, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-23-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-23-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
CALHOUN WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,515, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Calhoun

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calhoun, KY
Most common first names in Calhoun, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5479.9 years
William4775.5 years
James4667.9 years
Robert3671.0 years
John3374.4 years
Charles2773.9 years
Joseph1971.0 years
George1580.6 years
Pauline1380.2 years
Lillian1285.7 years
Most common last names in Calhoun, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Abney2277.0 years
Troutman2278.9 years
Wilson2271.8 years
Austin1780.4 years
Howard1775.5 years
Hayden1677.3 years
Johnson1683.1 years
Jones1672.8 years
Taylor1578.0 years
Riggs1580.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Calhoun, KY

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Rite Aid: 1
  • Subway: 1

Calhoun compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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