Camargo, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 1,119 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.2%
 
Males: 515  (46.0%)
Females: 604  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  37.1 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 40353.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,404 (it was $27,009 in 2000)
Camargo:

$40,404
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,208 (it was $13,154 in 2000)

Camargo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,393 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Camargo:

$88,393
KY:

$135,600

Median gross rent in 2016: $808.

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  • Races in Camargo, KY (2010)

    Camargo races chart
    • 1,03195.4%White alone
    • 282.6%Hispanic
    • 100.9%Two or more races
    • 50.5%Other race alone
    • 40.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Camargo: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (44.9%), English (14.5%), Irish (7.3%), German (3.3%), Pennsylvania German (2.8%), European (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/28/1969

Land area: 2.11 square miles.

Population density: 529 people per square mile   (low).

Camargo,KY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Camargo:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Camargo city:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Kentucky:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $721 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $806 (0.8%)

Camargo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (32.7 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (332.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Jeffersonville, KY (2.1 miles ), Mount Sterling, KY (2.2 miles ), Clay City, KY (3.1 miles ), Stanton, KY (3.3 miles ), Owingsville, KY (3.5 miles ), Sharpsburg, KY (3.8 miles ), Frenchburg, KY (3.9 miles ), North Middletown, KY (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 38.00 N, Longitude: 83.90 W

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

5.9%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -42 (-4.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Camargo, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Camargo-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Camargo city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Camargo-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 78% 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 14.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 10.0 miles away from Camargo 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 219.0 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 223.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 152.2 miles away from Camargo 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 211.7 miles away from the city 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 Montgomery County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Camargo:

  • FMC - MT. STERLING (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)
  • WINDSOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)
  • STANTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STANTON, KY)
  • HILLTOP LODGE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; OWINGSVILLE, KY)
  • RIDGEWAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; OWINGSVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camargo:

  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 29 miles; Richmond, KY; Full-time enrollment: 13,525)
  • Morehead State University (about 29 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 34 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 44 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Kentucky State University (about 55 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 65 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)

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Notable location: Montgomery County Fire District Station 3 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: O'Rear Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.4%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Camargo city (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,86936
Mainline Protestant1,9899
Catholic2931
Black Protestant1241
Other11
None17,223-
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: 7
Montgomery County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Montgomery County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Montgomery County:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

31.7%
Kentucky:

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

16.5%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Camargo:

54.3%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Camargo:

55.3%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.5%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Camargo:

6.9%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Camargo:

6.9
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Camargo:

36.7%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

62.0%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Camargo:

81.4%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Camargo, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 2$3,159
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$345
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$375
Totals for Government 0$0 12$3,879

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $77,000 ($68.81)
    Central Staff Services: $58,000 ($51.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $14,000 ($12.51)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $4,000 ($3.57)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($3.57)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000 ($12.51)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.89)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $35,000 ($31.28)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($11.62)
    NEC: $4,000 ($3.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $95,000 ($84.90)

7.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
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 Bath County, KY  0.78% ($24,366 average AGI)
from Clark County, KY  0.75% ($39,588)
from Fayette County, KY  0.70% ($30,969)


7.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
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 Fayette County, KY  0.96% ($45,287 average AGI)
to Bath County, KY  0.89% ($24,951)
to Clark County, KY  0.75% ($30,118)

Strongest AM radio stations in Camargo:

  • WMST (1150 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WBFC (1470 AM; 1 kW; STANTON, KY; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMJR (1380 AM; 3 kW; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: THY KINGDOM COME NETWORK, INC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Camargo:

  • W201BB (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAXG (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WSKV-FM (104.9 FM; STANTON, KY; Owner: PARKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKJ (105.5 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBVX (92.1 FM; CARLISLE, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WKCA (107.7 FM; OWINGSVILLE, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLJC (102.1 FM; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INCORPORATED)
  • WMXL (94.5 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKQQ (100.1 FM; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGKS (96.9 FM; PARIS, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBMK (88.5 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Camargo:

  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W02BP (Channel 2; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: MCKINLEY WALKER)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W06BC (Channel 6; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: VEARL PENNINGTON)
  • WKMR (Channel 38; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

Camargo fatal accident list:

Oct 17, 1997 05:35 PM, 0460, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 27, 1989 11:57 AM, 460, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $537,000Total costs
  • 15,975Total average daily traffic
  • 638Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,572Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CAMARGO ES, 4307 Camargo Road (Lat: 37.999361 Lon: -83.896972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.5 m, Call Sign: WQKB540
    Assigned Frequencies: 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2009, Expiration Date: 03/18/2019, Certifier: Roberta HuntRegistrant: Maplenet Wireless, Goshen, IN 46527-0552, Phone: (877) 627-5301, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Camargo compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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