Crofton, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 765 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.7%
Males: 393  (51.4%)
Females: 372  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 42217.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,091 (it was $25,625 in 2000)
Crofton:

$36,091
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,681 (it was $14,021 in 2000)

Crofton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $57,533 (it was $40,500 in 2000)
Crofton:

$57,533
KY:

$135,600

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $61,690; Detached houses: $67,593; Mobile homes: $38,325

Median gross rent in 2016: $531.

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  • Races in Crofton, KY (2010)

    Crofton races chart
    • 64085.4%White alone
    • 709.3%Black alone
    • 263.5%Two or more races
    • 121.6%Hispanic
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crofton: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (23.5%), European (15.5%), African (10.9%), English (7.7%), Irish (3.9%), German (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/06/1873

Elevation: 608 feet

Land area: 0.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,204 people per square mile   (low).

Crofton,KY real estate house value index trend

Crofton, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Crofton:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crofton city:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 14.1%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Crofton, Kentucky as of January 23, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Crofton to the number of sex offenders is 76 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $432 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $301 (0.6%)

Crofton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (34.5 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (73.5 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nortonville, KY (3.1 miles ), St. Charles, KY (3.2 miles ), White Plains, KY (3.3 miles ), Mortons Gap, KY (3.6 miles ), Hopkinsville, KY (3.7 miles ), Cerulean, KY (3.7 miles ), Dawson Springs, KY (3.8 miles ), Gracey, KY (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 37.05 N, Longitude: 87.49 W

Area code: 270

Crofton household income distribution Crofton home values distribution

Crime rates in Crofton by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 001
per 100,000 0.00.0120.3
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Burglaries 023
per 100,000 0.0238.1361.0
Theft 1294
per 100,000 1,501.91,071.4481.3
Auto thefts 002
per 100,000 0.00.0240.7
Arson N/A00
per 100,000 N/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 313.3) 61.859.5160.0

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Crime rate in Crofton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Kentucky average:

1.89
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +128 (+18.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Crofton, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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 people and injured 30 people and caused between $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 people and caused $31 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crofton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 74% 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 99.6 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) 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 Crofton 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 100.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Christian County (13) is near the US average (13).
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crofton topographic map

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)

Public elementary/middle school in Crofton:

Private elementary/middle school in Crofton:

  • CROFTON AMISH PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 32, Location: 649 POOLE MILL RD, Grades: UG-8)
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Notable location: Crofton Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Substation (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 65.7. This is about average.

City:

65.7
U.S.:

74.7

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.

City:

5.36
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.166. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.166
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.70
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.3%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.6% for Black residents, 78.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Crofton city (based on Christian County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,64785
Mainline Protestant5,86331
Catholic3,2332
Black Protestant2,2789
Other6523
None34,282-
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: 18
Christian County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Christian County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Christian County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Christian County:

29.9%
Kentucky:

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

8.7%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.3%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Crofton:

17.0%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

16.8%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Crofton:

6.6
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Crofton:

38.9%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Crofton:

52.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.0%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crofton, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,150
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,403$32,4180$0
Totals for Government 2$5,403$32,4187$1,150

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $155,000 ($202.61)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($45.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($22.22)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($5.23)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($5.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,000 ($2.61)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $85,000 ($111.11)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($28.76)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($19.61)
    All Other: $4,000 ($5.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($13.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $59,000 ($77.12)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($6.54)
    Rents: $5,000 ($6.54)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($6.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($18.30)
    Highways: $13,000 ($16.99)
  • Tax - NEC: $88,000 ($115.03)
    Property: $40,000 ($52.29)
    Public Utilities: $30,000 ($39.22)

Crofton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $372,000 ($486.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $360,000 ($470.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($15.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $328,000 ($428.76)

13.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.82%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

0.58% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,158 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.58%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, TN  3.13% ($20,013 average AGI)
from Trigg County, KY  0.35% ($41,274)
from Bell County, TX  0.20% ($28,000)


16.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

16.49%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

0.60% of residents moved to foreign countries ($975 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.60%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, TN  4.01% ($23,529 average AGI)
to Trigg County, KY  0.36% ($31,169)
to Hopkins County, KY  0.19% ($21,085)

Strongest AM radio stations in Crofton:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHOP (1230 AM; 1 kW; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHVO (1480 AM; 1 kW; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTTL (1310 AM; 2 kW; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)
  • WRUS (610 AM; 2 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: LOGAN RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crofton:

  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WQXQ (101.9 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHOP-FM (98.7 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTG (93.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • W235AC (94.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WYMV (106.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)
  • WNKJ (89.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKDZ-FM (106.5 FM; CADIZ, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WKYA (105.5 FM; GREENVILLE, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZZP (97.5 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WNTC (103.9 FM; DRAKESBORO, KY; Owner: NASHVILLE'S SPORTSRADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WSOF-FM (89.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)

TV broadcast stations around Crofton:

  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKAG-CA (Channel 43; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY NEW ERA, INC.)
  • WAZE-TV (Channel 19; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W22CH (Channel 22; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Crofton fatal accident list:

Dec 20, 2008 05:30 PM, Brown St, Lat: 37.04552, Lon: -87.48548, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 31, 2007 03:00 AM, Us-41, Lat: 36.65645, Lon: -87.65649, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 10, 1997 10:45 AM, 0041, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 20, 1991 08:43 PM, Mill Str, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 20, 1988 00:05 AM, 41, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • 2,923Total average daily traffic
  • 532Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,191Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Crofton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Mill St & 41 A (Lat: 37.047556 Lon: -87.485278), Call Sign: KMK744, Licensee ID: L00114405
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHzGrant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 09/16/2022Registrant: Hopkinsville Christian County Communications Center, 116 A W First St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, Phone: (502) 887-4060
  • Lewis Rd-Hwy 800 (Lat: 37.051972 Lon: -87.473389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPXS910
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.765 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/2013, Expiration Date: 06/04/2023, Certifier: Len HaleRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2014, Expiration Date: 05/08/2024, Certifier: Randy GrahamRegistrant: Pros Rf, 5219 Adairville Rd, Franklin, KY 42134-7500, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/21/2022, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Crofton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: FLIGHT DESIGN GMBH CTSW (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 377CT , Serial Number: 06-01-11, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/2010
    Registrant (Individual): James M Brame, 11361 Johnson Mill Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
  • 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
    Registrant (Individual): Scotty Owens, 1760 Adams Store Rd, Crofton, KY 42217
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 739VT , Serial Number: 17270847, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/1978
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Todd R Chambers, 4517 Crofton Fruithill Rd, Crofton, KY 42217, Other Owners: Tracla C Chambers

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
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Most common first names in Crofton, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3768.6 years
William3373.0 years
Mary2877.0 years
John1976.7 years
George1874.2 years
Robert1671.0 years
David1268.2 years
Charlie1283.8 years
Roy1170.4 years
Pearl1179.5 years
Most common last names in Crofton, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2674.3 years
West2181.3 years
Grace2074.7 years
Clark1782.6 years
Cansler1676.4 years
Adams1675.2 years
Dunning1576.5 years
Sharber1571.0 years
Eli1478.6 years
Wells1471.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Crofton compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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