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Population in 2012: 154 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.4%
Males: 76  (49.6%)
Females: 78  (50.4%)

Median resident age:  32.3 years
Kentucky median age:  41.0 years

Zip code: 40117

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,224 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Ekron:

$35,224
KY:

$41,724
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,584

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $57,078 (it was $45,900 in 2000)
Ekron:

$57,078
KY:

$120,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $67,067; Detached houses: $74,906; Mobile homes: $46,001

Median gross rent in 2012: $500.

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  • White alone - 117 (86.7%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (8.1%)
  • Black alone - 2 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (1.5%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ekron: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (21.8%), Irish (21.0%), English (17.7%), French (14.5%), Italian (9.7%), Scotch-Irish (6.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Land area: 0.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,358 people per square mile 
 
 (low).




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For population 25 years and over in Ekron:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ekron city:

  • Never married: 50.0%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 2.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.2%
Kentucky:  3.2%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Ekron, Kentucky as of September 02, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ekron to the number of sex offenders is 77 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $880 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $680 (1.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (31.1 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Brandenburg, KY (2.1 miles ), Doe Valley, KY (2.2 miles ), Mauckport, IN (2.6 miles) , Irvington, KY (2.6 miles ), Flaherty, KY (2.9 miles) , Laconia, IN (2.9 miles) , Muldraugh, KY (3.2 miles ), Fort Knox, KY (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 37.93 N, Longitude: 86.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.5%
Kentucky:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +59 (+53.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (43%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (24%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (40%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (27%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (25%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (16%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (13%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (16%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)


Average climate in Ekron, Kentucky

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Tornado activity:

Ekron-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the Ekron city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 32.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ekron-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 90% 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 87.5 miles away from Ekron 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 98.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.2 miles away from Ekron center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.9 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 Meade County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ekron topographic map

Birthplace of: Pee Wee Reese - Baseball player and coach.


Hospitals/medical centers near Ekron:

  • MEDCO CENTER OF BRANDENBURG (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BRANDENBURG, KY)
  • DAVITA - RADCLIFF DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)
  • NORTH HARDIN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)

Political contributions by individuals in Ekron, KY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ekron:

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 24 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,367)
  • University of Louisville (about 31 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 15,612)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 32 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,789)
  • Bellarmine University (about 33 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,337)
  • Sullivan University (about 34 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,912)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 35 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 3,938)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,136)

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

 
Meade 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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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.0. This is about average.
City:

37.0
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 17.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

25.4
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.440. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.440
U.S.:

0.607
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.23
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 13.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.1
U.S.:

14.3


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.4%
(28.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  75.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ekron, KY

Ekron compared to Kentucky state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ekron travel time to work - commute


Ekron mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Other fuel (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ekron city (based on Meade County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.44%
Here52.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents48.3%34.3%7.4%3.2%2.2%
Congregations42.9%11.4%14.3%2.9%2.9%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.4%0.8%0.7%0.5%1.2%
Congregations5.7%2.9%5.7%2.9%8.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Meade County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Meade County:

5.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Meade County:

33.0%
Kentucky:

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

13.5%
State:

15.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$840
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$3,120
Totals for Government 0$0 7$3,960

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($97.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($64.94)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $11,000 ($71.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($25.97)
    Highways: $2,000 ($12.99)
  • Tax - NEC: $10,000 ($64.94)
    Property: $3,000 ($19.48)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $30,000 ($194.81)

10.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,830 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.81%
Kentucky average:

6.98%

0.73% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,272 average AGI)
Meade County:

0.73%
Kentucky average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hardin County, KY  2.25% ($34,122 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, KY  1.82% ($31,339)
from Breckinridge County, KY  0.65% ($26,844)


11.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.60%
Kentucky average:

6.74%

0.54% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,822 average AGI)
Meade County:

0.54%
Kentucky average:

0.05%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hardin County, KY  2.34% ($33,618 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, KY  1.74% ($26,786)
to Breckinridge County, KY  0.49% ($26,367)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ekron:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMMG (1140 AM; daytime; 0 kW; BRANDENBURG, KY; Owner: MEADE COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ekron:

  • WMMG-FM (93.5 FM; BRANDENBURG, KY; Owner: MEADE COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WULF (94.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS - 94.3, LLC)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXBC (104.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: BRECKINRIDGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRZI (101.5 FM; VINE GROVE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WLME (102.9 FM; CANNELTON, IN; Owner: HANCOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ekron:

  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Ekron fatal accident list:

Sep 27, 2010 11:56 AM, Sr-1736, Lat: 37.943775, Lon: -86.16639444, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • William F Hays, Ekron Lookout Tower (Lat: 37.902500 Lon: -86.168333), Type: 91.0, Overall height: 85 m
    Registrant: 5025645397, William.Hays@ky.Gov, 100 MINUTEMAN PKY BUILDING 101
  • Ekron Lookout Tower (Lat: 37.902500 Lon: -86.168333), Type: 91.0, Overall height: 85 m
    Registrant: 5025645397, Pwarnecke2@mail.State.Ky.Us, BLDG 101 BOONE NG CENTER

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • State Forestry Tower 2 Mi S (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168306), Call Sign: KCQ741
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.300 MHz, 453.300 MHz, 453.850 MHz, 453.850 MHz, 453.900 MHz, 453.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021
    Registrant: Kentucky State Police Communications Section, 94 Airport Rd, Frankfort, KY 40601, Phone: (502) 782-2063, Fax: (502) 227-8776, Email:
  • Lat: 37.860972 Lon: -86.084944, Call Sign: WQJY833
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/19/2009, Expiration Date: 02/19/2019, Certifier: Rodney Pickering
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 29 EKRON, Ekron Lookout Tower (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPYD673
    Assigned Frequencies: 7100.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/23/2003, Expiration Date: 08/01/2013, Certifier: Sally J Hamilton
    Registrant: Commonwealth Of Kentucky-Kentucky Authority For Educational Television, 600 Cooper Dr., Lexington, KY 40502, Phone: (859) 258-7000, Fax: (859) 258-7390, Email:
  • 29 EKRON, Ekron Lookout Tower (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQHB997
    Assigned Frequencies: 6561.25 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/25/2007, Expiration Date: 06/25/2017, Cancellation Date: 12/18/2008, Certifier: William F Hays
    Registrant: Kentucky Emergency Warning System, 85 State Police Road, London, KY 40741, Phone: (502) 564-5397, Fax: (502) 564-6726, Email:
  • 29 EKRON, Ekron Lookout Tower (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQKS743
    Assigned Frequencies: 6561.25 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2009, Expiration Date: 09/02/2019, Certifier: William F Hays
    Registrant: Kentucky Emergency Warning System, 85 State Police Road, London, KY 40741, Phone: (502) 564-5397, Fax: (502) 564-6726, Email:
  • 2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168278), Structure height: 90.8 m, Overall height: 62.2 m, Call Sign: WCT805, Licensee ID: L00001846
    Assigned Frequencies: 7025.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/02/1979, Expiration Date: 08/01/2013
    Registrant: Kentucky Authority For Educational Tv, 600 Cooper Drive, Lexington, KY 40502-2248
  • STATION, 2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 37.902556 Lon: -86.168278), Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WED986
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/01/2009, Expiration Date: 11/28/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2012
    Registrant: Kentucky Emergency Warning System, 85 State Police Road, London, KY 40741, Phone: (502) 564-5397, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KI4UIA, Licensee ID: L01256746
    Grant Date: 03/14/2007, Expiration Date: 03/14/2017, Certifier: Dennis G Fortner
    Registrant: Dennis G Fortner, 520 Medley Dr, Ekron, KY 40117
  • Call Sign: KI4WNJ, Licensee ID: L01295418
    Grant Date: 06/18/2007, Expiration Date: 06/18/2017, Certifier: Walter W Butt
    Registrant: Walter W Butt, 4505 Old Ekron Rd, Ekron, KY 40117
  • Call Sign: K8NL, Previous Call Sign: W8POP, Licensee ID: L01086727
    Grant Date: 10/10/2008, Expiration Date: 10/10/2018, Certifier: John C Moyers
    Registrant: John C Moyers, 65 Rolling Ct, Ekron, KY 40117-5865
  • Call Sign: KK4OTH, Licensee ID: L01768677
    Grant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: James E Perguson
    Registrant: James E Perguson, 745 Smith Rd, Ekron, KY 40117

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 178BA , Serial Number: 38-78A0064, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin L Garlic, 90 Eagles Nest Rd, Ekron, KY 40117
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9753T , Serial Number: 47553, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Stanley G Heslep, 65 Payne Rd, Ekron, KY 40117


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Ekron


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