Carrollton, Kentucky

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Population in 2019: 3,780 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 2,090  (55.3%)
Females: 1,690  (44.7%)
Median resident age:

37.0 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 41008.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,412 (it was $29,818 in 2000)
Carrollton:

$41,412
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,335 (it was $14,376 in 2000)

Carrollton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $146,751 (it was $78,600 in 2000)
Carrollton:

$146,751
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $147,923; detached houses: $150,918; mobile homes: $76,407

Median gross rent in 2019: $630.

March 2019 cost of living index in Carrollton: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 26.4%
(25.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.1% for Black residents, 63.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Carrollton, KY (2019)
    • 3,26885.4%White alone
    • 2937.7%Hispanic
    • 2155.6%Black alone
    • 451.2%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Carrollton, Kentucky as of April 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Carrollton is 187 to 1.


Crime rates in Carrollton by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
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)
1
(25.7)
3
(77.2)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.2)
2
(49.7)
2
(50.4)
1
(24.9)
4
(101.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(25.7)
4
(102.9)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
2
(50.9)
1
(25.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(102.8)
8
(205.8)
4
(102.7)
6
(152.6)
3
(75.7)
4
(99.5)
1
(25.2)
5
(124.7)
4
(101.8)
4
(103.2)
3
(77.6)
2
(52.4)
3
(78.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(539.7)
27
(694.4)
36
(924.7)
21
(533.9)
22
(554.9)
31
(771.0)
14
(353.0)
14
(349.2)
26
(661.6)
13
(335.3)
11
(284.7)
9
(235.6)
5
(131.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
68
(1,748)
92
(2,366)
68
(1,747)
56
(1,424)
54
(1,362)
46
(1,144)
49
(1,236)
48
(1,197)
46
(1,170)
44
(1,135)
38
(983.4)
20
(523.6)
21
(550.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(102.8)
5
(128.6)
6
(154.1)
5
(127.1)
7
(176.5)
4
(99.5)
2
(50.4)
6
(149.7)
4
(101.8)
9
(232.1)
6
(155.3)
7
(183.2)
6
(157.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(77.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.2)
2
(49.7)
1
(25.2)
2
(49.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index164.7338.7247.1135.0142.7217.1123.6136.7218.3115.887.262.659.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Carrollton, KY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.93
Kentucky average:

1.63
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Ancestries: American (26.3%), Irish (13.7%), English (11.1%), German (8.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/16/1838

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 2.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,686 people per square mile   (low).

Carrollton, Kentucky map

128 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America).

This city:

3.3%
Kentucky:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,104 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $673 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (44.1 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (255.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Prestonville, KY (1.0 miles),
Brooksburg, IN (2.4 miles),
Vevay, IN (2.7 miles ),
Ghent, KY (2.7 miles ),
Worthville, KY (2.7 miles ),
Bedford, KY (3.1 miles ),
Campbellsburg, KY (3.3 miles ),
Milton, KY (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 38.68 N, Longitude: 85.17 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +613 (+16.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 420 (26.9%)

Area code: 502

Distribution of median household income in Carrollton, KY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Carrollton, KY in 2019
Carrollton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $60,400
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $50,900
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Carrollton, KY residents
Average permit cost in Carrollton, KY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Historical population in Carrollton, KY
Historical housing units in Carrollton, KY

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in Carrollton, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Construction (12.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.6%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Chemicals (6.0%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (14.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.9%)
  • Chemicals (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Utilities (3.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.6%)
  • Public administration (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Carrollton, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Construction laborers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.4%)
  • Cashiers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)

Average climate in Carrollton, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Carrollton, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.2. This is about average.

City:

63.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Carrollton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Carrollton city center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carrollton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 80% greater 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 74.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from Carrollton center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from Carrollton 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 146.7 miles away from Carrollton center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 149.4 miles away from Carrollton 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 79.2 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 Carroll County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Mudslides: 5, Winds: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carrollton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Carrollton:

  • CARROLL COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 309 ELEVENTH STREET)
  • GREEN VALLEY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1206 ELEVENTH STREET)
  • DAVITA - GENERAL BUTLER DIALYSIS (329 FLOYD DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Carrollton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carrollton:

  • Gateway Community and Technical College (about 36 miles; Florence, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,422)
  • Kentucky State University (about 38 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • College of Mount St Joseph (about 41 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 41 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Sullivan University (about 42 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 43 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Bellarmine University (about 43 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)

Public high schools in Carrollton:

  • CARROLL COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 520, Location: 1706 HIGHLAND AVE, Grades: 7-12)
  • CARROLL COUNTY ALT LEARNING CENTER (Location: 517 PARK AVE, Grades: 8-12)

Private high school in Carrollton:

  • CHRISTIAN ACADEMY OF CARROLLTON (Students: 81, Location: 1703 EASTER DAY RD, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Carrollton:

See full list of schools located in Carrollton

Library in Carrollton:

  • CARROLL COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $858,480; Location: 136 COURT STREET; 25,472 books; 319 e-books; 3,796 audio materials; 3,130 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 73 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Carrollton: Camp Kysoc (A), Carroll County Emergency Medical Services (B), Carrollton Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carrollton include: Pilgrim Church (A), Calvary Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gap Hill Cemetery (1), Carrollton IOOF Cemetery (2), Methodist Church Cemetery (3), Gaunt Cemetery (4), Saint John's Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Port William Motel (2605 Highland Avenue), Holiday Inn Express Carrollton (I-71 And US 227), Hampton Inn (7 Slumber Lane), Carrollton Super 8 Motel (130 Slumber Ln), Best Western Executive Inn (10 Slumber Lane), Days Inn (Highway 227), Carrollton Inn (218 Main Street), Carrollton-Days Inn (Junction Interstate Highway 71 And Us Highway 227 (Exit 44)), Hampton Inn Carrollton (7 Slumber Lane).

Birthplace of: Allen W. Gullion - Chaplain.

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

CARROLLTON UTILITIES (Population served: 5,729, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WEST CARROLL WATER DISTRICT - CARROLLTON (Population served: 2,617, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
WEST CARROLL WATER DISTRICT- HENRY CO #2 (Population served: 116, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
WEST CARROLL WATER DISTRICT - MILTON (Population served: 86, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.0%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Carrollton in 2010:

  • 137 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 30 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Carrollton in 2000:

  • 110 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 42 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with branches in Carrollton (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Carrollton: The First National Bank Of Carrollto at 604 Highland Avenue, branch established on 1881/01/01; Highway 227 Branch at 2639 Highway 227, branch established on 1998/09/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $96.1 mil, Deposits: $84.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Port William Bancshares, Inc.
  • United Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Carrollton Office Branch at 503 Highland Avenue, branch established on 2001/04/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $90.1 mil, Deposits: $68.1 mil, headquarters in Campbellsburg, KY, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: United Citizens Financial Corporation
  • River Valley Financial Bank: Carrollton Branch at 1501 Highland Avenue, branch established on 2004/03/08. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $406.8 mil, Deposits: $305.7 mil, headquarters in Madison, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Carrollton Federal Bank: at 2539 Highway 227, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $35.6 mil, Deposits: $27.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Carrollton Branch at 416 Highland Avenue, branch established on 1934/01/01. 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
  • The Farmers Bank of Milton: Carrollton Branch at 1935 Highway 227, branch established on 2001/05/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $198.0 mil, Deposits: $164.8 mil, headquarters in Milton, KY, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Carrollton:

Marital status in Carrollton, KY
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

For population 25 years and over in Carrollton:

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Carrollton
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carrollton, KY (based on Carroll County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,57517
Mainline Protestant9028
Catholic5501
Other1221
None5,662-
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:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
This county:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

10.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
Kentucky:

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

18.3%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Carrollton:

48.2%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.6%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Carrollton:

28.3
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Carrollton:

22.3%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Carrollton:

10.1%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Carrollton:

32.7%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.9%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Carrollton:

76.8%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carrollton, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$38,870$51,8270$0
Police - Other 7$21,036$36,0620$0
Solid Waste Management 5$22,112$53,0690$0
Financial Administration 3$10,593$42,3720$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,896$34,7527$4,643
Firefighters 1$3,693$44,31613$10,536
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,165
Totals for Government 26$99,200$45,78521$16,343

Carrollton government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Gas Utilities: $860,000 ($227.51)
    Water Utilities: $762,000 ($201.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $383,000 ($101.32)
    Sewerage: $364,000 ($96.30)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $36,039,000 ($9534.13)
    Sewerage: $1,828,000 ($483.60)
    Water Utilities: $1,188,000 ($314.29)
    Police Protection: $781,000 ($206.61)
    Regular Highways: $666,000 ($176.19)
    Central Staff Services: $422,000 ($111.64)
    General - Other: $400,000 ($105.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $346,000 ($91.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $146,000 ($38.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $93,000 ($24.60)
    Financial Administration: $57,000 ($15.08)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $46,000 ($12.17)
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000 ($3.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $161,000 ($42.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $398,000 ($105.29)
    Gas Utilities: $139,000 ($36.77)
    Regular Highways: $98,000 ($25.93)
    Police Protection: $97,000 ($25.66)
    Water Utilities: $96,000 ($25.40)
    General - Other: $77,000 ($20.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,199,000 ($846.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $102,000 ($26.98)

Carrollton government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,272,000 ($601.06)
    Other: $1,116,000 ($295.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $390,000 ($103.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $120,000 ($31.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $188,000 ($49.74)
    Gas Utilities: $19,000 ($5.03)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($2.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $346,000 ($91.53)
    General Local Government Support: $43,000 ($11.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($7.41)
    Sale of Property: $20,000 ($5.29)
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000 ($1.85)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $36,821,000 ($9741.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,439,000 ($380.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000 ($52.91)
    Highways: $77,000 ($20.37)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $572,000 ($151.32)
    Property: $496,000 ($131.22)
    Public Utilities Sales: $333,000 ($88.10)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $90,000 ($23.81)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.53)

Carrollton government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,572,000 ($1738.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,098,000 ($1613.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $494,000 ($130.69)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($5.03)

Carrollton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,474,000 ($2770.90)

8.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
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 Gallatin County, KY  0.80% ($37,806 average AGI)
to Trimble County, KY  0.80% ($40,194)
to Owen County, KY  0.67% ($38,769)
Businesses in Carrollton, KY
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Arby's1Kroger1
AutoZone1La-Z-Boy1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Cricket Wireless1Subway1
DressBarn1Super 81
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1Waffle House1
Hilton1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1

Strongest AM radio stations in Carrollton:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXGO (1270 AM; 1 kW; MADISON, IN)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carrollton:

  • WIKI (95.3 FM; CARROLLTON, KY; Owner: STAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WORX-FM (96.7 FM; MADISON, IN; Owner: DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKID (95.9 FM; VEVAY, IN; Owner: DIAL BROADCASTING INC)
  • WSCH (99.3 FM; AURORA, IN; Owner: COLUMBUS RADIO, INC.)
  • WSOH (88.3 FM; NEW WASHINGTON, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WMPI (105.3 FM; SCOTTSBURG, IN; Owner: D.R. RICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNKR (106.5 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, KY; Owner: GRANT COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • WTSZ-FM (105.7 FM; EMINENCE, KY; Owner: METRO EAST CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carrollton:

  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WKON (Channel 52; OWENTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
Carrollton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Carrollton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 446ft / 136mTotal length
  • $7,295,000Total costs
  • 205,391Total average daily traffic
  • 48,866Total average daily truck traffic
  • 167,671Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Carrollton, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 111960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Carrollton, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Carrollton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Carrollton, KY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carrollton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 112LD , Serial Number: 15076178, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph S Martin, 2694 Mound Hill Rd, Carrollton, KY 41008
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28454 , Serial Number: AA5B0618, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph S Martin, 2694 Mound Hill Rd, Carrollton, KY 41008
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3368R , Serial Number: 18258668, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/29/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 10/01/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Tony L Wilson, 3284 Us Highway 42 W, Carrollton, KY 41008
  • Aircraft: WILHITE RANDY SEA REY (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 517RW , Serial Number: 017, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 04/22/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Tony Wilson, 3284 Us Highway 42 W, Carrollton, KY 41008
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/14/2018
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60892 , Serial Number: 15070650, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 04/28/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Steven J Moyers, 2383 Kingsridge Rd, Carrollton, KY 41008
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2037K , Serial Number: 4764, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/04/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Patricia C Brown, 800 4th St, Carrollton, KY 41008, Other Owners: Brent E Brown
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/03/2020
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2815X , Serial Number: 17700215, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 103 Mojave Ter, Carrollton, KY 41008
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/02/2016

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 11. The highest number of fires - 23 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Carrollton, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (52.1%), and Outside Fires (21.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Carrollton, KY
    • 8552.1%Structure Fires
    • 3521.5%Outside Fires
    • 3320.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 106.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carrollton, KY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Carrollton, Kentucky:

  • Days Inn, 61 Inn Rd, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-9301, Fax: (502) 732-5596
  • Comfort Inn, 141 Inn Rd, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-6661, Fax: (502) 732-6661
  • Super 8 Motel, 130 Slumber Ln, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-0252, Fax: (502) 732-0252
  • Hampton Inn Carrollton, 7 Slumberl Ln, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-0700, Fax: (502) 732-0775
  • Hampton Inn, 7 Slumber Ln, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-4445, Fax: (502) 732-0775
  • Red Roof Inn, 10 Slumber Ln, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-7027, Fax: (502) 732-7052
  • Holiday Inn Express, 147 Hospitality Way, Carrollton, Kentucky 41008 , Phone: (502) 732-6770, Fax: (502) 732-6772
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Carrollton, Kentucky
Most common first names in Carrollton, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7876.4 years
William6670.7 years
John6071.7 years
James5571.3 years
Robert5473.3 years
Charles4072.4 years
George2573.0 years
Dorothy2375.0 years
Paul2168.7 years
Margaret2176.6 years
Most common last names in Carrollton, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3876.2 years
Martin3270.9 years
Johnson2876.9 years
Jones2674.4 years
Dunn2681.7 years
Wilson2275.0 years
Davis2172.9 years
Taylor2170.4 years
Carter1974.0 years
Perkins1974.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Carrollton, KY
  • 61.0%Utility gas
  • 36.8%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Carrollton, KY
  • 50.9%Utility gas
  • 43.5%Electricity
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Carrollton compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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