Calvert City, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 2,521 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 1,189  (47.2%)
Females: 1,332  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42029, 42044.

Calvert City Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,481 (it was $41,107 in 2000)
Calvert City:

$56,481
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,301 (it was $22,473 in 2000)

Calvert City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,811 (it was $69,700 in 2000)
Calvert City:

$107,811
KY:

$141,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $636.

March 2019 cost of living index in Calvert City: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.0%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 34.9% for two or more races residents)
  • Races in Calvert City, KY (2017)
    • 2,33692.1%White alone
    • 1405.5%Hispanic
    • 311.2%Two or more races
    • 140.6%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Black alone
    • 20.08%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Calvert City, Kentucky as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Calvert City is 160 to 1.


Crime rates in Calvert City by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(117.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.3)
2
(79.3)
3
(117.9)
1
(39.8)
Robberies
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(154.8)
1
(39.0)
1
(39.4)
1
(39.8)
2
(80.6)
2
(79.3)
1
(39.3)
2
(79.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(613.9)
7
(254.3)
14
(541.8)
7
(273.3)
6
(236.2)
19
(756.4)
4
(161.2)
5
(198.3)
6
(235.8)
9
(358.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(1,264)
14
(508.5)
22
(851.4)
22
(859.0)
20
(787.4)
29
(1,154)
8
(322.5)
16
(634.7)
37
(1,454)
32
(1,273)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(72.2)
5
(181.6)
2
(77.4)
2
(78.1)
1
(39.4)
2
(79.6)
1
(40.3)
1
(39.7)
3
(117.9)
2
(79.6)
Arson
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)99.381.7109.1161.359.1113.575.8121.8186.3130.1

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City-data.com crime index in Calvert City, KY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Kentucky average:

1.65
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Ancestries: American (31.1%), German (10.0%), English (9.7%), European (8.5%), Irish (6.8%), Italian (6.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/05/1951

Land area: 13.9 square miles.

Population density: 182 people per square mile   (very low).

Calvert City, Kentucky map

16 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,111 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $705 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (63.9 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (106.8 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (334.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Gilbertsville, KY (1.7 miles ),
Grand Rivers, KY (2.6 miles ),
Smithland, KY (2.8 miles ),
Ledbetter, KY (2.9 miles ),
Reidland, KY (3.1 miles ),
Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY (3.5 miles ),
Benton, KY (3.5 miles ),
Farley, KY (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 37.03 N, Longitude: 88.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,252 (+167.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 385 (38.8%)

Area code: 270

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $175,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $236,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Calvert City, KY residents
Average permit cost in Calvert City, KY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Historical population in Calvert City, KY
Historical housing units in Calvert City, KY

Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+1.4%).
Most common industries in Calvert City, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Chemicals (11.9%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.5%)
  • Chemicals (17.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.0%)
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Chemicals (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Calvert City, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Engineers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Engineers (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Construction laborers (4.1%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Calvert City, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Calvert City, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.102
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.186. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.186
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Calvert City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Calvert City city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calvert City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 73% 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 101.4 miles away from Calvert 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 66.0 miles away from Calvert 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 73.0 miles away from Calvert 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 87.8 miles away from the city 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 126.2 miles away from Calvert City center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.6 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 Marshall County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Mudslides: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calvert City topographic map

Main business address for: ISP CHEMICALS INC /NY/ (INDUSTRIAL ORGANIC CHEMICALS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Calvert City:

  • CALVERT CITY CONVALESCENT CENTER (1201 FIFTH AVE)
  • CALVERT CITY CONVALESCENT CENTER ICF (5TH AV BOX 7)
  • OAKVIEW MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (RT 1 BOX 125)
  • OAKVIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (10456 US HWY 62)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calvert City:

  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 18 miles; Paducah, KY; Full-time enrollment: 4,107)
  • Murray State University (about 30 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 49 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 52 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 56 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Bethel University (about 63 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • John A Logan College (about 65 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)

Public elementary/middle schools in Calvert City:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Calvert City: Calvert City Fire Station (A), Calvert City Riley Fire Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Calvert City: ISP CHEMICALS INC /NY/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Creeks: Camp Creek (A), Little Cypress Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (3503 US Highway 62) (1), Kentucky Dam Motel (4020 Us Highway 62) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

CALVERT CITY MUNICIPAL WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 4,381, Groundwater):
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-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-24-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2005)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.2%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Calvert City in 2000:

  • 102 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Calvert City (2011 data):

  • Community Financial Services Bank: Calvert Banking Center at Fifth And Cedar Streets, branch established on 1908/10/01. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $559.2 mil, Deposits: $472.5 mil, headquarters in Benton, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community Financial Services, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Heritage Bank: Calvert City Branch at 35 Oak Plaza Drive, branch established on 2003/12/15. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,022.4 mil, Deposits: $800.2 mil, headquarters in Hopkinsville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Calvert City Branch at 1400 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1965/02/08. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Calvert City:

Marital status in Calvert City, KY
  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

For population 25 years and over in Calvert City:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Calvert City, KY (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,75750
Mainline Protestant2,97817
Catholic7832
Other21
None12,928-
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: 8
This county:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Marshall County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Marshall County:

8.34 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

29.6%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Marshall County:

10.0%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.4%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.1%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Calvert City:

11.5%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.9%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

58.0%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Calvert City:

77.0%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Calvert City, KY Residents

Calvert City government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $415,000 ($164.62)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($1.59)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $868,000 ($344.31)
    Sewerage: $553,000 ($219.36)
    Police Protection: $487,000 ($193.18)
    Central Staff Services: $427,000 ($169.38)
    Regular Highways: $347,000 ($137.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $181,000 ($71.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $169,000 ($67.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $133,000 ($52.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($27.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $148,000 ($58.71)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($53.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $58,000 ($23.01)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($17.06)
    Police Protection: $9,000 ($3.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,343,000 ($532.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $475,000 ($188.42)

Calvert City government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $479,000 ($190.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($45.22)
    Other: $12,000 ($4.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $120,000 ($47.60)
    General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($5.16)
    Highways: $7,000 ($2.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $659,000 ($261.40)
    Rents: $35,000 ($13.88)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($2.38)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($0.79)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,033,000 ($409.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $112,000 ($44.43)
    General Local Government Support: $70,000 ($27.77)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,251,000 ($496.23)
    Property: $1,082,000 ($429.19)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $927,000 ($367.71)
    Corporation Net Income: $313,000 ($124.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $58,000 ($23.01)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($1.98)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.40)

Calvert City government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $12,000,000 ($4760.02)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $12,000,000 ($4760.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $118,000 ($46.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000 ($43.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000 ($3.57)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $140,000 ($55.53)
    Beginning: $138,000 ($54.74)

Calvert City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,284,000 ($4079.33)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,076,000 ($4790.16)

6.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from McCracken County, KY  1.30% ($49,836 average AGI)
from Calloway County, KY  0.81% ($29,863)
from Graves County, KY  0.53% ($39,161)


5.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to McCracken County, KY  1.39% ($42,975 average AGI)
to Calloway County, KY  0.76% ($29,875)
to Graves County, KY  0.40% ($34,391)
Businesses in Calvert City, KY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1McDonald's1
Cracker Barrel1Subway1
Curves1Super 81
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Days Inn1UPS2
FedEx3Waffle House1
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Calvert City:

  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWLK (900 AM; 1 kW; EDDYVILLE, KY; Owner: TILENT, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKY (1130 AM; 3 kW; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WDXR (1450 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calvert City:

  • WCCK (95.7 FM; CALVERT CITY, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND DBA FREELAND BROADCASTING)
  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WLIE-FM (94.3 FM; GOLCONDA, IL; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WVHM (90.5 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAAJ (89.7 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKMS-FM (91.3 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRT (88.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFGE (103.7 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WLLE (94.7 FM; MAYFIELD, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS KY, LLC)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WREZ (105.5 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Calvert City:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WQWQ-LP (Channel 9; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WKMU (Channel 21; MURRAY, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Calvert City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Calvert City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 75Number of bridges
  • 1,037ft / 316mTotal length
  • $2,889,000Total costs
  • 460,296Total average daily traffic
  • 101,971Total average daily truck traffic
  • 315,021Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Calvert City, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 131950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 261970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Calvert City, KY

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 31. The highest number of fires - 59 took place in 2011, and the least - 14 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Calvert City, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (40.4%), and Structure Fires (37.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Calvert City, KY
    • 21540.4%Outside Fires
    • 20037.6%Structure Fires
    • 10219.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 152.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calvert City, KY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Calvert City, Kentucky:

  • Days Inn, 75 Campbell Dr, Calvert City, Kentucky 42029 , Phone: (270) 395-7162, Fax: (270) 395-5597
  • Super 8 Calvert City, 86 Campbell Dr, Calvert City, Kentucky 42029 , Phone: (270) 395-5566, Fax: (270) 395-5836
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Calvert City, Kentucky
Most common first names in Calvert City, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5574.0 years
Mary4979.2 years
James4871.5 years
John3974.6 years
Robert3472.8 years
Charles3172.1 years
George2576.8 years
Thomas2074.8 years
Ruth1579.3 years
Joseph1368.9 years
Most common last names in Calvert City, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3976.7 years
Story2575.0 years
Davis1876.1 years
Barrett1775.2 years
Rudolph1684.0 years
Powell1477.7 years
Coursey1379.5 years
Clark1381.0 years
Walker1373.4 years
Johnson1376.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Calvert City, KY
  • 61.8%Utility gas
  • 32.0%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Coal or coke
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Calvert City, KY
  • 51.1%Electricity
  • 48.9%Utility gas


Calvert City compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Anthony B. Davis (4)
  • Mark K. Donohoo (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.