Corydon, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 706 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 339  (48.0%)
Females: 367  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42406.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,944 (it was $36,333 in 2000)
Corydon:

$43,944
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,807 (it was $12,790 in 2000)

Corydon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $80,478 (it was $51,600 in 2000)
Corydon:

$80,478
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $86,339; detached houses: $90,576; mobile homes: $72,309

Median gross rent in 2017: $736.

March 2019 cost of living index in Corydon: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.9%
(25.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.3% for Black residents, 2.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Corydon, KY (2010)
    • 62987.4%White alone
    • 598.2%Black alone
    • 121.7%Two or more races
    • 121.7%Hispanic
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Other race alone
    • 20.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Corydon, Kentucky as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Corydon is 79 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (35.6%), Irish (7.9%), English (6.7%), German (6.7%), Scottish (1.8%), Italian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/15/1868

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 1,322 people per square mile   (low).

Corydon, Kentucky map

14 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $689 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $621 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (18.4 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (111.9 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (283.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Waverly, KY (2.5 miles ),
Henderson, KY (3.1 miles ),
Breckinridge Center, KY (3.1 miles ),
Robards, KY (3.2 miles ),
Hebbardsville-Robards, KY (3.4 miles ),
Morganfield, KY (3.4 miles ),
Uniontown, KY (3.5 miles ),
Sebree, KY (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.74 N, Longitude: 87.71 W

Area code: 270

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $21,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $21,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $21,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $21,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $21,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $42,400
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $42,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $118,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Corydon, KY residents
Average permit cost in Corydon, KY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Most common industries in Corydon, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Chemicals (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (13.2%)
  • Chemicals (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.4%)
  • U. S. Postal service (4.8%)
  • Utilities (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.2%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Corydon, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Corydon, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Corydon, Kentucky average temperatures Corydon, Kentucky average precipitation Corydon, Kentucky humidity Corydon, Kentucky wind speed Corydon, Kentucky snowfall Corydon, Kentucky sunshine Corydon, Kentucky clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.3. This is about average.

City:

78.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.269. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.269
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.23. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.648. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.648
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.18. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.18
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00481. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00481
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Corydon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the Corydon city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/6/2005, a category F3 tornado 7.3 miles away from the city center killed 24 people and injured 238 people and caused $87 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Corydon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from Corydon 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 17.4 miles away from Corydon 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 75.3 miles away from Corydon center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.4 miles away from Corydon 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 108.0 miles away from Corydon center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Corydon 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 Henderson County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Corydon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Corydon:

  • ST ANTHONY'S HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)
  • METHODIST HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)
  • REDBANKS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)
  • REDBANKS NH ICF (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)
  • MORGANFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MORGANFIELD, KY)
  • MEDCO CENTER OF HENDERSON (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HENDERSON, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corydon:

  • University of Southern Indiana (about 16 miles; Evansville, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,532)
  • University of Evansville (about 19 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 29 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 35 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Wabash Valley College (about 48 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; FT enrollment: 2,142)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 61 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Vincennes University (about 67 miles; Vincennes, IN; FT enrollment: 9,876)

Public elementary/middle school in Corydon:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Corydon Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Best Western Old Capitol Inn (I 64 & Sr 135).

Birthplace of: Happy Chandler - Governor of Kentucky, Frank Ramsey (basketball) - Basketball player.

Henderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

10.0%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Corydon:

Marital status in Corydon, KY
  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Corydon:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Kentucky average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Corydon, KY (based on Henderson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,33146
Mainline Protestant4,43415
Catholic4,2882
Other3362
Black Protestant2442
None19,617-
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:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Henderson County:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
This county:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

30.9%
Kentucky:

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

16.6%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.5%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Corydon:

29.8
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.3%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Corydon:

14.0%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Corydon:

35.8%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Corydon:

54.7%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.1%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Corydon, 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 1$1,639$19,6680$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$3,871
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$252
Totals for Government 1$1,639$19,66810$4,123

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $169,000 ($239.38)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($162.89)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($65.16)
    Financial Administration: $41,000 ($58.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($11.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($11.33)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($1.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($35.41)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $47,000 ($66.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($41.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $72,000 ($101.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $134,000 ($189.80)
    Other: $7,000 ($9.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($18.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $5,000 ($7.08)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($4.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($17.00)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($4.25)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $30,000 ($42.49)
    Property: $25,000 ($35.41)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.83)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,535,000 ($2174.22)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,521,000 ($2154.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($19.83)

Corydon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $820,000 ($1161.47)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $247,000 ($349.86)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,000 ($7.08)

4.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,173 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
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 Vanderburgh County, IN  1.00% ($35,089 average AGI)
to Webster County, KY  0.39% ($37,727)
to Daviess County, KY  0.34% ($28,241)

Strongest AM radio stations in Corydon:

  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WSON (860 AM; 1 kW; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: HENRY G. LACKEY)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WEOA (1400 AM; 1 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL B/C CORPORATION)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corydon:

  • WGBF-FM (103.1 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WIKY-FM (104.1 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL B/C CORPORATION)
  • WABX (107.5 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WDKS (106.1 FM; NEWBURGH, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMSK-FM (95.3 FM; MORGANFIELD, KY; Owner: UNION COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WJLT (105.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYFX (106.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC)
  • WKTG (93.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKPB (89.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WYMV (106.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)
  • WJPS-FM (93.5 FM; CHANDLER, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBGW (101.5 FM; FORT BRANCH, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHRZ (97.7 FM; PROVIDENCE, KY; Owner: HOPKINS-WEBSTER CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Corydon:

  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W56DN (Channel 56; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN-LP (Channel 63; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • W66CT (Channel 66; MOUNT VERNON, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WIKY-LP (Channel 5; EVANSVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W38BK (Channel 38; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WAZE-LP (Channel 17; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEOA-LP (Channel 50; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJPS-LP (Channel 4; EVANSVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKOH (Channel 31; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W23BV (Channel 23; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: BETHEL SANITARIUM)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAZE-TV (Channel 19; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Corydon fatal accident list:

Sep 13, 2008 06:20 PM, Us-60, Lat: 37.737770, Lon: -87.709050, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 25, 1989 10:48 PM, 266, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 26, 1977 09:55 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.4mTotal length
  • $1,905,000Total costs
  • 8,589Total average daily traffic
  • 692Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,162Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Corydon, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Corydon, KY

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • I557 Off Hwy 60 5.5 Mi Sw (Lat: 37.670889 Lon: -87.720028), Call Sign: KNEN663, Licensee ID: L00071979,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.745 MHz, Grant Date: 12/23/1997, Expiration Date: 01/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2002, Registrant: James L Casey, 8824 Lod Powell Rd, Corydon, KY 42406, Phone: (502) 533-6234
  • Lat: 37.793667 Lon: -87.646417, Call Sign: WNUB531,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.930 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/21/2025, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401 A Connecticut Ave Nw 232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Email:
  • Hwy 145 South (Lat: 37.733667 Lon: -87.695306), Call Sign: WZU476, Licensee ID: L00105245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.990 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/1999, Expiration Date: 07/26/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2004, Registrant: Mike Herron Farm, Corydon, KY 42406, Phone: (502) 533-6921
  • Jct Of State Rd 266 & County Road Midway (Lat: 37.770833 Lon: -87.737500), Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.3 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WQHQ320,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.425 MHz, 453.475 MHz, 453.775 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2017, Expiration Date: 10/03/2027, Certifier: Larry Koerber, Registrant: Ewa/Lao #20716206, 102 E Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Corydon)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$55,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.00

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 fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 22 took place in 2009, and the least - 4 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Corydon, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.2%), and Structure Fires (32.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Corydon, KY
    • 10748.2%Outside Fires
    • 7132.0%Structure Fires
    • 2712.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 177.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Corydon, KY
Most common first names in Corydon, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4672.8 years
Mary3076.0 years
William2775.4 years
John2371.9 years
Robert1771.6 years
George1383.1 years
Thomas1177.5 years
Ruby1180.5 years
Charles1168.0 years
Dorothy966.6 years
Most common last names in Corydon, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Powell2375.1 years
Dixon1770.9 years
Givens1663.3 years
Smith1372.0 years
Tapp1284.2 years
Wilson1174.1 years
Mattingly1071.9 years
Kavanaugh1078.5 years
Duncan1079.4 years
Stone964.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Corydon, KY
  • 54.5%Utility gas
  • 37.6%Electricity
  • 6.1%Wood
  • 1.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Corydon, KY
  • 52.2%Utility gas
  • 47.8%Electricity


Corydon compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Allen R. Sutton (9)
  • Hosea Smith (1)
  • Allen Sutton (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2020.