Greenup, Kentucky

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Population in 2022: 1,065 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.1%
 
Males: 500  (47.0%)
Females: 565  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

46.8 years
Kentucky median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 41144.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $42,434 (it was $33,158 in 2000)
Greenup:

$42,434
KY:

$59,341

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $23,364 (it was $15,926 in 2000)

Greenup city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $109,684 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Greenup:

$109,684
KY:

$196,300

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $167,513; detached houses: $181,959; mobile homes: $9,363

Median gross rent in 2022: $832.

March 2022 cost of living index in Greenup: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 25.2%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.1% for Black residents, 90.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

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  • Races in Greenup, KY (2022)
    • 87381.6%White alone
    • 847.9%Hispanic
    • 736.8%Black alone
    • 262.4%Two or more races
    • 111.0%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Greenup, Kentucky as of April 18, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Greenup is 70 to 1.


Crime rates in Greenup by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(87.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.6)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(84.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(85.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(173.8)
1
(87.2)
1
(89.4)
1
(90.3)
3
(271.5)
1
(91.6)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(84.5)
3
(252.5)
2
(167.2)
1
(84.0)
3
(255.1)
1
(85.7)
1
(86.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(268.3)
4
(361.3)
3
(271.5)
7
(641.0)
2
(191.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(84.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(84.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(258.8)
1
(86.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(361.3)
2
(181.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index3.422.76.710.116.23.424.219.123.517.049.744.350.436.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Greenup, KY

Crime rate in Greenup detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers - 4 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.61
Kentucky average:

1.97
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Ancestries: English (31.0%), American (22.6%), Irish (4.4%), German (4.1%), Italian (1.6%), Eastern European (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/29/1848

Elevation: 536 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 1,354 people per square mile   (low).

Greenup, Kentucky map

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kentucky:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,405 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $684 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (24.3 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (97.7 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (341.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Franklin Furnace, OH (1.9 miles ),
Wurtland, KY (1.9 miles ),
Worthington, KY (2.4 miles ),
Hanging Rock, OH (2.4 miles ),
Raceland, KY (2.5 miles ),
Flatwoods, KY (2.7 miles ),
Russell, KY (2.9 miles ),
Ironton, OH (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.57 N, Longitude: 82.83 W

Area code: 606

Distribution of median household income in Greenup, KY in 2022
Distribution of house value in Greenup, KY in 2022
Greenup satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

6.3%
Kentucky:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in Greenup, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
  • Rail transportation (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Rail transportation (6.7%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Utilities (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Public administration (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Greenup, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)

Average climate in Greenup, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Greenup, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 90.8. This is worse than average.

City:

90.8
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 5.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.87
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.660. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.660
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 10.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

8.1

Tornado activity:

Greenup-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Greenup city center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenup-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 15% greater 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 65.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 269.9 miles away from Greenup center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 64.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 173.7 miles away from Greenup center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 273.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from Greenup 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 Greenup County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Landslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenup topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Greenup:

  • FMC - GREENUP (965 TOWNHILL PLAZA)
  • BELLEFONTE HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY (1819 ASHLAND ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Greenup:

  • WURTLAND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WURTLAND, KY)
  • FOUNTAINHEAD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FRANKLIN FURNACE, OH)
  • OAKMONT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FLATWOODS, KY)
  • FMC - IRONTON (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; IRONTON, OH)
  • BELLEFONTE HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; IRONTON, OH)
  • OUR LADY OF BELLEFONTE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ASHLAND, KY)
  • KINGSBROOK LIFECARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ASHLAND, KY)

Amtrak stations near Greenup:

  • 13 miles: ASHLAND (99 15TH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: SOUTH PORTSMOUTH (SOUTH SHORE, RTE. 23 AT MAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenup:

  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 13 miles; Ashland, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,482)
  • Shawnee State University (about 14 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Marshall University (about 25 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Morehead State University (about 42 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 53 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • West Virginia State University (about 60 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 62 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)

Public high school in Greenup:

Public elementary/middle school in Greenup:

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Library in Greenup:

  • GREENUP COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,579,203; Location: 614 MAIN STREET; 119,199 books; 5,607 audio materials; 2,387 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 273 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Greenup Volunteer Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Town Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Greenup County Tourism & Convention Commission (100 McConnell House Drive).

Hotels: Wright's Motel (505 US23), Greenup Storage (505 US23).

Courts: Kentucky Commonwealth - Greenup Circuit Court Clerk- Driver's License Exam (101 Harrison), Kentucky Commonwealth - Greenup Circuit Court Clerk (101 Harrison), Greenup County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House).

Birthplace of: Clint Thomas - Baseball player.

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

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

GREENUP WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 12,193, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-12-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2009)
  • 3 other older health violations
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 (MAY-17-2006)
  • 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 Public Notif received (JAN-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-26-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-08-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.3%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.3%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
130 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
111 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Greenup (2011 data):

  • Home Federal Savings and Loan Association: Greenup Branch at 501 Us 23, branch established on 2008/10/10. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $319.3 mil, Deposits: $249.5 mil, headquarters in Ashland, KY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Greenup Branch at 1414 Ashland Road, branch established on 2002/03/29. Info updated 2008/01/10: Bank assets: $2,753.2 mil, Deposits: $2,223.1 mil, headquarters in Charleston, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 68 total offices, Holding Company: City Holding Company
  • Peoples Bank, National Association: Greenup Branch at 1627 Ashland Road, branch established on 1992/04/14. Info updated 2006/11/29: Bank assets: $1,788.7 mil, Deposits: $1,356.7 mil, headquarters in Marietta, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Inc.
  • First & Peoples Bank and Trust Company: Greenup Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1935/02/11. Info updated 2010/03/30: Bank assets: $195.4 mil, Deposits: $158.8 mil, headquarters in Russell, KY, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First & Peoples Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Greenup:

Marital status in Greenup, KY
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 18.2%

For population 25 years and over in Greenup:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Kentucky average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Greenup
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenup, KY (based on Greenup County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,80461
Mainline Protestant2,36815
Other7512
Black Protestant4833
Catholic431
None21,461-
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: 8
Greenup County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Greenup County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
This county:

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.0%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.9%
Kentucky:

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

17.7%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.1%
Kentucky:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Greenup:

48.0%
Kentucky:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Greenup:

29.1
Kentucky:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Greenup:

21.1%
Kentucky:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Greenup:

11.9%
Kentucky:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Greenup:

6.8
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Greenup:

36.8%
Kentucky:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

56.9%
Kentucky:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Greenup:

78.3%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Greenup, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 10$30,064$36,0770$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,758$38,2740$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,356$40,2728$2,242
Firefighters 1$3,500$42,0000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,767
Totals for Government 16$49,678$37,25910$4,009

Greenup government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $90,000 ($84.51)
    Natural Resources - Other: $72,000 ($67.61)
    Police Protection: $61,000 ($57.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($50.70)
    Regular Highways: $38,000 ($35.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($10.33)
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000 ($8.45)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($2.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $78,000 ($73.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $83,000 ($77.93)

Greenup government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($3.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $19,000 ($17.84)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.88)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $22,000 ($20.66)
    Other: $7,000 ($6.57)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $232,000 ($217.84)
    Property: $176,000 ($165.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($1.88)

Greenup government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,000 ($84.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,000 ($54.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,000 ($30.05)

Greenup government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $920,000 ($863.85)
Businesses in Greenup, KY
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Subway1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenup:

  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNXT (1260 AM; 5 kW; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 2 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WIOI (1010 AM; 1 kW; NEW BOSTON, OH)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenup:

  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOHP (88.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WOKE (98.3 FM; GARRISON, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WNXT-FM (99.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • W215AV (90.9 FM; SOUTH PORTSMOUTH, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WZZZ (107.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF PORTSMOUTH 2, INC.)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRAU (94.9 FM; SOUTH WEBSTER, OH; Owner: IM-MEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUGO (102.3 FM; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Greenup:

  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W66CZ (Channel 66; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • Greenup, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count7921
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11918
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2547
  • Fatalities8910
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19854
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents524
See more detailed statistics of Greenup fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 554ft / 169mTotal length
  • $11,235,000Total costs
  • 31,937Total average daily traffic
  • 2,144Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Greenup, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 21980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 52010-2019
  • 12020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Greenup, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Greenup)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Greenup, KY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Greenup TS, Off Us Rt 23 Green Hills .80 Km W (Lat: 38.569111 Lon: -82.841139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.6 m, Call Sign: WPJB709, Licensee ID: L00268142,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6123.10 MHz... (+5 more), Grant Date: 09/30/2020, Expiration Date: 12/14/2030, Registrant: Kentucky Power Company

  • 14-6 HOWLAND, 124 Fire Tower Road (Lat: 38.629722 Lon: -82.989444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 86 m, Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WQHC618,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6840.62 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2017, Expiration Date: 06/27/2027, Certifier: William F Hays, Registrant: Kentucky Emergency Warning System, 100 Minuteman Parkway, Building# 101, Frankfort, KY 40601, Phone: (502) 564-5397, Fax: (502) 564-6726, Email:

  • Greenup TS, Lat: 38.569111 Lon: -82.841139, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.6 m, Call Sign: WQKM631,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2019, Expiration Date: 10/17/2020, Cancellation Date: 12/19/2020, Certifier: Jason D Griffith, Registrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, 850 Tech Center Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230, Phone: (614) 883-7265, Fax: (614) 883-6917, Email:

  • MARCS GREENUP, Off Us Rt 23 Green Hills .80 Km W (Lat: 38.569111 Lon: -82.841139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.6 m, Call Sign: WQWA857,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11075.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 07/02/2015, Expiration Date: 07/02/2025, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2019, Certifier: Kyle Quillen, Registrant: Agile Network Builders LLC, 213 Market Ave N, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Fax: (330) 451-5720, Email:

  • Greenup, Lat: 38.537500 Lon: -82.912500, Call Sign: WRCQ906,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2018, Expiration Date: 12/10/2028, Certifier: Roger P Harris, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenup)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1(PT17) (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670-6A (220 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55569, N55569, N-55569, Serial Number: 75-1875, Airworthiness Date: 08/28/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 10/22/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Bradley A Mcginnis, 13536 State Route 7, Greenup, KY 41144
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5819W, N5819W, N-5819W, Serial Number: 28-1997, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 02/12/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Anthony S Kee, 13773 State Route 1, Greenup, KY 41144
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN AT-6D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: P & W R-1340-AN-1 (550 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80942, N80942, N-80942, Serial Number: 41-34618-2, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 01/10/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 09/09/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Bradley A Mcginnis, 13536 State Route 7, Greenup, KY 41144
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97437, N97437, N-97437, Serial Number: 18267093, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 07/05/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey A Carr, 1745 State Route 827, Greenup, KY 41144

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$80,245
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$65,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0405.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Greenup, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Greenup, KY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 35. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 71 took place in 2009, and the least - 6 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Greenup, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.3%), and Outside Fires (30.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Greenup, KY
    • 24641.3%Structure Fires
    • 18430.9%Outside Fires
    • 10718.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 599.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greenup, KY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Greenup, KY
  • 61.1%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Electricity
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Greenup, KY
  • 63.9%Utility gas
  • 36.1%Electricity


Greenup compared to Kentucky state average:

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

Greenup on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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