Campton, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 429 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 
Males: 178  (41.6%)
Females: 251  (58.4%)
Median resident age:

37.3 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 41301.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $16,002 (it was $17,778 in 2000)
Campton:

$16,002
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,599 (it was $11,167 in 2000)

Campton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $60,305 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Campton:

$60,305
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $79,478; detached houses: $86,590; mobile homes: $69,489

Median gross rent in 2017: $473.

March 2019 cost of living index in Campton: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 56.9%
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  • Races in Campton, KY (2010)
    • 42796.8%White alone
    • 71.6%Two or more races
    • 61.4%Hispanic
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Campton, Kentucky as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Campton is 44 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Kentucky average:

2.04
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Ancestries: American (71.7%), Irish (8.6%), English (8.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%), Scottish (2.1%), German (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/17/1870

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 398 people per square mile   (very low).

Campton, Kentucky map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Kentucky:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $562 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $214 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (55.5 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (358.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Malaga, KY (2.0 miles ),
Hazel Green, KY (3.0 miles ),
Maytown, KY (3.0 miles ),
Taulbee, KY (3.4 miles ),
St. Helens, KY (3.4 miles ),
Ezel, KY (3.5 miles ),
Oakdale, KY (3.7 miles ),
Grassy Creek, KY (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.73 N, Longitude: 83.55 W

Area code: 606

Distribution of median household income in Campton, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Campton, KY in 2017
Campton satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.6%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Most common industries in Campton, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.8%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (6.7%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Machinery (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.3%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Truck transportation (11.7%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (5.2%)
  • Machinery (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.4%)
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (12.1%)
  • Food (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Campton, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (13.3%)
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (15.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.6%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (6.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)

Average climate in Campton, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Campton, Kentucky average temperatures Campton, Kentucky average precipitation Campton, Kentucky humidity Campton, Kentucky wind speed Campton, Kentucky snowfall Campton, Kentucky sunshine Campton, Kentucky clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Campton-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.0 miles away from the Campton city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 63 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Campton-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 79% 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 39.0 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 33.5 miles away from Campton 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 241.2 miles away from Campton center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 135.8 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 247.1 miles away from Campton 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 231.7 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 Wolfe County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Landslides: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Campton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Campton:

  • WOLFE COUNTY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (850 HWY 191)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Campton:

  • LEE COUNTY CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BEATTYVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Campton:

  • Morehead State University (about 33 miles; Morehead, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,523)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 41 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 42 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 43 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 56 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 57 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 61 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)

Public high school in Campton:

Private high school in Campton:

  • BETHANY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 31, Location: 17 BETHANY CIR, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Campton:

See full list of schools located in Campton

Library in Campton:

  • WOLFE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $153,735; Location: 176 KENTUCKY HIGHWAY 15 NORTH; 25,559 books; 250 e-books; 378 audio materials; 225 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Campton: Wolfe County Fire Department (A), Wolfe County Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Campton Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Wolfe County Circuit Clerk (Recreation Areas; Campton), Wolfe CO Circuit Clerk (Recreation Areas; 100 Mills Creek Road).

Hotels: Torrent Falls Bed & Breakfast (1435 North Ky 11), Kathy's Country Inn Bed & Breakfast (163 North Washington Street), Campton Parkway Inn (205 Quillen Chapel Servi).

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

CAMPTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 6,600, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-02-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-02-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-11-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-11-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-01-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-11-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-11-2014)
  • 7 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-19-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2010. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2010. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2010. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2011)
  • 15 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.0%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
Whole state:

6.4%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Campton (2011 data):

  • Farmers & Traders Bank of Campton: Farmers And Traders Branch at 235 Mt. Parkway Spur, branch established on 2000/10/10; Farmers & Traders Bank Of Campton at 93 Marion Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2010/08/24: Bank assets: $43.3 mil, Deposits: $37.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Middlefork Financial Group Inc.
  • Whitaker Bank: Wolfe Co Branch at 200 South Kentucky Highway 15, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2008/07/07: Bank assets: $1,497.1 mil, Deposits: $1,225.4 mil, headquarters in Lexington, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Whitaker Bank Corporation Of Kentucky

For population 15 years and over in Campton:

Marital status in Campton, KY
  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 7.8%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Campton:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Campton, KY (based on Wolfe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,27013
Mainline Protestant2573
Catholic421
Other1-
None5,785-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
This county:

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Wolfe County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

11.8%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.4%
State:

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

18.5%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.9%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Campton:

54.1%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Campton:

30.5
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.9%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

22.9%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Campton:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

51.9%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

49.9%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Campton:

77.7%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Campton, 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 10$18,356$22,0270$0
Other Government Administration 5$2,600$6,2400$0
Financial Administration 2$4,096$24,5760$0
Judicial and Legal 1$587$7,0440$0
Sewerage 1$2,834$34,0080$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 19$28,473$17,9830$0

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,399,000 ($5592.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($62.94)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($9.32)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,012,000 ($2358.97)
    Sewerage: $216,000 ($503.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($72.26)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($67.60)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($2.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($156.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $18,000 ($41.96)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($30.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $346,000 ($806.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000 ($132.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $194,000 ($452.21)
    Other: $93,000 ($216.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $2,219,000 ($5172.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($20.98)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,100,000 ($2564.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000 ($174.83)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $60,000 ($139.86)
    Property: $29,000 ($67.60)
    Other License: $6,000 ($13.99)
    Individual Income: $3,000 ($6.99)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($2.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,749,000 ($6407.93)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,687,000 ($6263.40)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,000 ($144.52)

3.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($28,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.81%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Campton, KY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Campton:

  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKIC (1390 AM; 5 kW; HAZARD, KY)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDOC (1310 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • WKLB (1290 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: BARKER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Campton:

  • WCBJ (103.7 FM; CAMPTON, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES INC)
  • WLJC (102.1 FM; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INCORPORATED)
  • WJSN-FM (106.5 FM; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSKV-FM (104.9 FM; STANTON, KY; Owner: PARKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMTC-FM (99.9 FM; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSOC.)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WZQQ (97.9 FM; HYDEN, KY; Owner: LESLIE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJMD (104.7 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: HAZARD BROADCASTING SERVICES)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEKH (90.9 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WOCS (88.3 FM; LEROSE, KY; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS - MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • WTBK (105.7 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: MANCHESTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBMK (88.5 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WLKS-FM (102.9 FM; WEST LIBERTY, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Campton:

  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64CM (Channel 64; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66DA (Channel 66; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54CI (Channel 54; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WYMT-TV (Channel 57; HAZARD, KY; Owner: WYMT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WKMR (Channel 38; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • Campton, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents18
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents37
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count5866
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents8853
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2101
  • Fatalities6569
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents14842
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents466
See more detailed statistics of Campton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 249ft / 75.6mTotal length
  • $1,323,000Total costs
  • 76,691Total average daily traffic
  • 8,661Total average daily truck traffic
  • 48,965Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Campton, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 121960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Campton, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Campton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • St Hwy Garage 185 Old Ky 15 North (Lat: 37.730639 Lon: -83.553528), Type: Mast, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WFX458,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.045 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 04/06/2024, Registrant: Kytc- Div. Of Equipment, 1239 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • Lat: 37.734167 Lon: -83.547500, Call Sign: WPWR929,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.037 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.137 MHz, 464.162 MHz, 464.187 MHz, 464.212 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.262 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 01/13/2003, Expiration Date: 01/13/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/16/2013, Certifier: Paul E Wright, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • WOLFE MIDDLE SCHOOL, 303 Johnson St (Lat: 37.736389 Lon: -83.551111), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQYD676,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2016, Expiration Date: 08/25/2026, Certifier: Nick Brooks, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • CAMPTON, .5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 37.742806 Lon: -83.545389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.4 m, Overall height: 86.5 m, Call Sign: WMI440,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, 2128.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2003, Certifier: Kellye E Abernathy, Registrant: Bellsouth Personal Communications, LLC, 17330 Preston Rd. Suite 100a, Dallas, TX 75252, Phone: (972) 733-2000, Fax: (972) 733-8141
  • CAMPTON, 1.3 Miles N Of Mountain Pkwy (Lat: 37.764528 Lon: -83.525722), Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WMK849, Licensee ID: L00002307,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2118.40 MHz, Grant Date: 04/15/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999, Registrant: Mountaineer Cellular LLC, Hindman, KY 41822
  • Campton, Wilgus Tolson Road (Lat: 37.742806 Lon: -83.545389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.4 m, Overall height: 86.5 m, Call Sign: WPXC413,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Terry E Estes, Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9850 S. Maryland Parkway, A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (970) 672-0075, Email:
  • CAMPTON, 1726 Ky 746 (Lat: 37.742806 Lon: -83.545389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 83.5 m, Overall height: 86.6 m, Call Sign: WQSY297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2013, Expiration Date: 12/09/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • 9LV3237A, Wilgus Tolson Road (Lat: 37.742806 Lon: -83.545389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 83.4 m, Overall height: 86.5 m, Call Sign: WRAD480,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2017, Expiration Date: 10/17/2027, Certifier: David Weblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Campton)

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 31. The highest number of fires - 48 took place in 2011, and the least - 3 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Campton, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (46.1%), and Outside Fires (29.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Campton, KY
    • 24546.1%Structure Fires
    • 15529.2%Outside Fires
    • 8315.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 489.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Campton, KY
Most common first names in Campton, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5965.9 years
William3670.6 years
John2873.1 years
Mary2581.8 years
Robert2270.0 years
George1673.3 years
Ruby1678.5 years
Charles1466.5 years
Raymond1471.2 years
Sarah1380.6 years
Most common last names in Campton, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Banks5474.9 years
Spencer5072.5 years
Brewer4877.2 years
Hollon4574.4 years
Rose4378.4 years
Taulbee4074.5 years
King3572.3 years
Combs2877.8 years
Tolson2668.6 years
Dunn2470.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Campton, KY
  • 56.7%Electricity
  • 21.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.4%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Campton, KY
  • 73.9%Electricity
  • 16.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.8%Utility gas


Campton compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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 below state average.
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