Elkhorn City, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 964 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.1%
 
Males: 432  (44.8%)
Females: 532  (55.2%)
Median resident age:  53.7 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 41513, 41522.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,605 (it was $22,963 in 2000)
Elkhorn City:

$27,605
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,306 (it was $14,323 in 2000)

Elkhorn City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,381 (it was $43,900 in 2000)
Elkhorn City:

$78,381
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $528.

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  • Races in Elkhorn City, KY (2010)

    Elkhorn City races chart
    • 97299.0%White alone
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Other race alone
    • 20.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Elkhorn City: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (28.0%), German (19.9%), Irish (16.5%), United States (13.4%), Welsh (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/04/1912

Land area: 2.02 square miles.

Population density: 478 people per square mile   (low).

Elkhorn City,KY real estate house value index trend

Elkhorn City, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Elkhorn City:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elkhorn City city:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 19.0%
  • Divorced: 13.1%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Elkhorn City, Kentucky as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Elkhorn City to the number of sex offenders is 485 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $513 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $377 (0.6%)

Elkhorn City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (66.9 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (127.8 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (423.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cedarville, KY (1.0 miles) , Hellier, KY (2.5 miles ), Ashcamp, KY (2.6 miles ), Haysi, VA (2.7 miles) , Fedscreek, KY (3.0 miles ), Millard, KY (3.0 miles ), Clinchco, VA (3.1 miles ), Robinson Creek, KY (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 37.30 N, Longitude: 82.35 W

Area code: 606

Elkhorn City household income distribution Elkhorn City home values distribution

Crime rates in Elkhorn City (2004):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 assault (95.7 per 100,000)
  • 5 burglaries (478.5 per 100,000)
  • 3 thefts (287.1 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (95.7 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 74.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 315.0)

Crime rates in Elkhorn City (2008):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 8 thefts (797.6 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 33.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 297.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.07
Kentucky average:

1.88
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.1%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Information (2%)
  • Educational services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (15%)
  • Legal occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Elkhorn City, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Elkhorn City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kentucky state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 107.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.9 miles away from Elkhorn City center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 24.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 101.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 137.3 miles away from Elkhorn City center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 23.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pike County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 20, Storms: 18, Tornadoes: 7, Mudslides: 5, Fires: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elkhorn City topographic map

Birthplace of: Robert H. Reed - General.

Hospitals and medical centers in Elkhorn City:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (945 WEST RUSSELL STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Elkhorn City:

  • PARKVIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • HOME CARE HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • HOSPICE OF PIKE COUNTY (Hospital, about 14 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • SIGNATURE HEALTHCARE OF PIKEVILLE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elkhorn City:

  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 36 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,660)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 43 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 46 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • King University (about 51 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 57 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 70 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 71 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)

Public high school in Elkhorn City:

Public elementary/middle school in Elkhorn City:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The High School is East Ridge High School.
  • Elkhorn City elm. is now on 180 cougar dr nearest high school East Ridge High School on fearls creek added by Jon
  • The Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River runs through Elkhorn City. The Russell Fork is known for its world class rapids.

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

Church in Elkhorn City: Sulphur Springs Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Upper Branch (A), Middle Branch (B), Lower Branch (C), Elkhorn Creek (D), Little Island Branch (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Elkhorn City Railroad Museum (100 Pine Street).

Hotel: Moore's John W Motel (Main St).

Pike 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 2012 was 76.3. This is about average.

City:

76.3
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.60
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Elkhorn City and their reported violations in the past:

ELKHORN CITY WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,366, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-05-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-25-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2005)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-25-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.5%
(31.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
102 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
91 people in nursing homes in 2000

Elkhorn City, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Elkhorn City compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Elkhorn City (2011 data):

  • Community Trust Bank, Inc.: Pike Elkhorn City Branch at 211 Russell Street, branch established on 1982/12/13; Pike Marrowbone Branch at 10579 Regina Belcher Hwy, branch established on 1981/03/02. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $3,573.0 mil, Deposits: $2,890.4 mil, headquarters in Pikeville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 80 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Elkhorn City Branch at 114 Russell Street, branch established on 1956/05/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Ferrells Creek Branch at 14793 Regina Belcher Hwy, branch established on 1972/06/26. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Kentucky average:

12.3

Elkhorn City travel time to work - commute Elkhorn City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (96%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elkhorn City city (based on Pike County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,720101
Mainline Protestant2,22715
Catholic2933
Other2133
Black Protestant1801
None44,391-
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: 23
Pike County:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Pike County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.7%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pike County:

33.3%
Kentucky:

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

13.1%
State:

15.9%
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$3,515$42,1800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$188
Police Protection - Officers 4$8,460$25,3800$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$171
Sewerage 2$6,785$40,7100$0
Totals for Government 7$18,760$32,16013$359

Elkhorn City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $129,000 ($133.82)
    Sewerage: $107,000 ($111.00)
    Central Staff Services: $88,000 ($91.29)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($50.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($20.75)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($7.26)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.11)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $81,000 ($84.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $131,000 ($135.89)
    Central Staff: $50,000 ($51.87)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($9.34)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($7.26)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($3.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $253,000 ($262.45)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($6.22)

Elkhorn City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $175,000 ($181.54)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.04)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $107,000 ($111.00)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($3.11)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $151,000 ($156.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($10.37)
  • Tax - NEC: $164,000 ($170.12)
    Individual Income: $79,000 ($81.95)
    Property: $38,000 ($39.42)
    Public Utilities: $9,000 ($9.34)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $0 ($0.00)

Elkhorn City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $1,155,000 ($1198.13)
    Water Utilities: $94,000 ($97.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,050,000 ($1089.21)
    Water Utilities: $72,000 ($74.69)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $105,000 ($108.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($22.82)

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

  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,050,000 ($1089.21)

3.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,264 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.86%
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 Floyd County, KY  0.62% ($31,478 average AGI)
from Mingo County, WV  0.39% ($37,386)
from Fayette County, KY  0.23% ($42,000)


4.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,126 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.06%
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 Floyd County, KY  0.68% ($33,033 average AGI)
to Mingo County, WV  0.35% ($28,032)
to Fayette County, KY  0.31% ($33,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Elkhorn City:

  • WBPA (1460 AM; 5 kW; ELKHORN CITY, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WNRG (940 AM; 5 kW; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 5 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZC (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEON, KY; Owner: JESUS COMMUNICATION ILNC.)
  • WTCW (920 AM; 4 kW; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5 kW; NORTON, VA; Owner: RADIO-WISE, INC.)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elkhorn City:

  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDIC-FM (92.1 FM; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; VIRGIE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; HAROLD, KY; Owner: ADAM D GEARHEART)
  • WMJD (97.7 FM; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVKM (106.7 FM; MATEWAN, WV; Owner: THREE STATES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJSO (90.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W251AI (98.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elkhorn City:

  • WKPI-TV (Channel 22; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • Elkhorn City, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities13
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents143
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons28
  • Fatalities100
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents245
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Elkhorn City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • 5,620Total average daily traffic
  • 835Total average daily truck traffic
Most common first names in Elkhorn City, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4569.2 years
John3573.9 years
William2771.8 years
Mary2577.2 years
George1871.8 years
Ray1768.5 years
Robert1567.6 years
Willie1375.8 years
Virgie1388.4 years
Elmer1174.0 years
Most common last names in Elkhorn City, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Coleman9773.7 years
Ratliff8472.4 years
Bartley7473.4 years
Belcher5477.8 years
Mullins5275.1 years
Adkins4470.4 years
Potter4475.9 years
Rowe3375.3 years
Ramey3175.0 years
Cantrell2973.9 years

Businesses in Elkhorn City, KY

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  • #8 (41522) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States or American first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 (41522) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking English at home (pop 5,000+)"
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