Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.5. This is significantly better than average.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 5.36. This is about average.Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2014 was 0.598. This is significantly better than average.Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.2. This is about average.Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.
Crofton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Crofton city center killed 2 peopleand injured 30 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/15/2005, a category F4 tornado 14.2 miles away from the city center injured 40 peopleand caused $31 million in damages.
Crofton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 232% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Crofton center On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 66.9 miles away from Crofton 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 124.6 miles away from the city center On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 113.4 miles away from the city center On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.7 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Christian County (14) is near the US average (15). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers near Crofton:
BRADFORD HEIGHTS HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
OUTWOOD (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DAWSON SPRINGS, KY)
COVINGTON'S CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
FHC CUMBERLAND HALL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
JENNIE STUART MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
PENNYROYAL HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
HOPKINSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; HOPKINSVILLE, KY)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crofton:
Hopkinsville Community College (about 12 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,269)
Madisonville Community College (about 22 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
Austin Peay State University (about 37 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)
Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
Murray State University (about 56 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 56 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
Western Kentucky University (about 58 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)
Christian County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Banks with branches in Crofton (2011 data):
United Southern Bank: Crofton Branch at 111 North Madisonville St, branch established on 2005/05/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $252.2 mil, Deposits: $221.3 mil, headquarters in Hopkinsville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Todd Bancshares, Inc.
Religion statistics for Crofton, KY (based on Christian County data)
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
Mill St & 41 A (Lat: 37.047556 Lon: -87.485278), Call Sign: KMK744, Licensee ID: L00114405, Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHz, Grant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 09/16/2022, Registrant: Hopkinsville Christian County Communications Center, 116 A W First St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, Phone: (502) 887-4060
CROFTON TANK, 111 W. Princeton St (Lat: 37.047389 Lon: -87.487806), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: WPXS910, Assigned Frequencies: 159.765 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2013, Expiration Date: 06/04/2023, Certifier: Len Hale, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
.2km E Iners Ky-189 & Old Haleys Mill Rd (Lat: 37.037028 Lon: -87.347944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQTY890, Assigned Frequencies: 4955.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/08/2014, Expiration Date: 05/08/2024, Certifier: Randy Graham, Registrant: Pros Rf, 5219 Adairville Rd, Franklin, KY 42134-7500, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
MANNINGTON, 470 Grapevine, Crofton Ky 42217 (Lat: 37.080500 Lon: -87.463111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.8 m, Call Sign: WQQI411, Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/21/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
Aircraft: BRYARS DAVID E JR VANS RV-6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-320-E2D (150 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 316SD , Serial Number: 23582, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 05/23/2019, Certificate Issue Date: 06/28/2016 Registrant (Individual): David A Adams, 12885 Dawson Springs Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
Aircraft: FLIGHT DESIGN GMBH CTSW (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle) N-Number: 377CT , Serial Number: 06-01-11, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2010 Registrant (Individual): James M Brame, 11361 Johnson Mill Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle) N-Number: 3849J , Serial Number: 15065149, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 12/15/2017 Registrant (Co-Owned): Marty Gamble, Po Box 184, Crofton, KY 42217, Other Owners: Vickie Gamble
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 5363S , Serial Number: 28-7125104, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 12/28/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 07/14/2014 Registrant (Individual): Scotty Owens, 1760 Adams Store Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 7223N , Serial Number: 18263014, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2019 Registrant (Co-Owned): Kendal Clark, 11605 Dawson Springs Rd, Crofton, KY 42217, Other Owners: Laura Clark Deregistered:Cancel Date: 07/23/2013
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 8401B , Serial Number: 32R-8113077, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 06/13/2016 Registrant (Individual): Scotty W Owens, 1760 Adams Store Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents
According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 24. The highest number of fires - 45 took place in 2016, and the least - 6 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.9%), and Structure Fires (38.5%).
Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Crofton, KY