Dycusburg, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 26. Population change since 2000: -33.3%
Males: 13  (53.2%)
Females: 13  (46.8%)
Median resident age:  63.6 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 42037

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,197 (it was $45,208 in 2000)
Dycusburg:

$42,197
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,665 (it was $15,253 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $34,397 (it was $19,600 in 2000)
Dycusburg:

$34,397
KY:

$135,600
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dycusburg: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (94.9%), German (15.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 342 feet

Land area: 0.04 square miles.

Population density: 593 people per square mile   (low).

Dycusburg, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Dycusburg:

  • High school or higher: 48.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dycusburg city:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 35.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 38.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Dycusburg city:  1.3% ($250)
Kentucky:  0.8% ($610)

Dycusburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (61.8 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (105.0 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (324.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fredonia, KY (2.8 miles ), Salem, KY (2.8 miles ), Kuttawa, KY (2.8 miles ), Eddyville, KY (2.9 miles ), Crayne, KY (3.1 miles) , Grand Rivers, KY (3.3 miles ), Gilbertsville, KY (3.4 miles ), Burna, KY (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 37.16 N, Longitude: 88.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (60%)
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (60%)
  • Material moving occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Production occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dycusburg, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dycusburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Dycusburg city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 22.3 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dycusburg-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 90.8 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 61.4 miles away from Dycusburg 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 74.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 116.0 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 99.6 miles away from Dycusburg 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 92.9 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 Crittenden County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dycusburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dycusburg:

  • RIVER'S BEND RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; KUTTAWA, KY)
  • LIVINGSTON HOSPITAL AND HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SALEM, KY)
  • CHRISTIAN CARE CENTER OF KUTTAWA, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; KUTTAWA, KY)
  • SALEM SPRINGLAKE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SALEM, KY)
  • FMC - KUTTAWA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; KUTTAWA, KY)
  • CRITTENDEN COUNTY HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARION, KY)
  • CRITTENDEN HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MARION, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dycusburg:

  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 28 miles; Paducah, KY; Full-time enrollment: 4,107)
  • Murray State University (about 39 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 40 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 43 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 63 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Austin Peay State University (about 64 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)
  • John A Logan College (about 65 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)

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Crittenden 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 58.9. This is better than average.

City:

58.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.102
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.65
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.345. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.345
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.9%
Average household size:
This city:  1.7 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.2
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dycusburg city (based on Crittenden County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,19328
Mainline Protestant5987
Catholic2381
Other-1
None3,286-
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: 2
Crittenden County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Crittenden County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Crittenden County:

31.5%
Kentucky:

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

10.5%
State:

15.9%

4.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,180 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Livingston County, KY  0.59% ($33,944 average AGI)
from Caldwell County, KY  0.46% ($28,714)
from Lyon County, KY  0.42% ($34,077)


4.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Livingston County, KY  0.59% ($20,611 average AGI)
to Caldwell County, KY  0.43% ($15,077)
to Lyon County, KY  0.36% ($66,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dycusburg:

  • WWLK (900 AM; 1 kW; EDDYVILLE, KY; Owner: TILENT, INC.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • 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.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dycusburg:

  • WCCK (95.7 FM; CALVERT CITY, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND DBA FREELAND BROADCASTING)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMJL-FM (102.7 FM; MARION, KY; Owner: JOEMYERS PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WLIE-FM (94.3 FM; GOLCONDA, IL; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WVHM (90.5 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WAAJ (89.7 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAVJ (104.9 FM; PRINCETON, KY; Owner: CALDWELL COUNTY CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dycusburg:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WQWQ-LP (Channel 9; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)

Dycusburg compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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