Hickory Hill, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 116 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.4%
Males: 64  (55.2%)
Females: 52  (44.8%)
Median resident age:  45.2 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 40241

Estimated median household income in 2016: $87,561 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
Hickory Hill:

$87,561
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $38,327 (it was $26,226 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $203,997 (it was $139,100 in 2000)
Hickory Hill:

$203,997
KY:

$135,600

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $203,997; Detached houses: $201,993
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  • Races in Hickory Hill, KY (2010)

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    • 9684.2%White alone
    • 119.6%Black alone
    • 65.3%Asian alone
    • 10.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hickory Hill: 99.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (16.4%), American (13.7%), German (13.7%), English (11.0%), Moroccan (9.6%), Irish (9.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/31/1979

Elevation: 678 feet

Land area: 0.03 square miles.

Population density: 4,225 people per square mile   (average).

Hickory Hill, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Hickory Hill:

  • High school or higher: 99.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hickory Hill city:

  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 75.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 0.9%

7 residents are foreign born (6.5% Asia, 3.2% Africa, 1.3% Europe).

This city:

4.5%
Kentucky:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,102 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,546 (0.8%)

Hickory Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (10.7 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (269.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Creekside, KY (0.4 miles ), Meadow Vale, KY (0.7 miles ), Rolling Hills, KY (0.8 miles ), Ten Broeck, KY (0.9 miles) , Meadowbrook Farm, KY (1.0 miles) , Keeneland, KY (1.0 miles ), Langdon Place, KY (1.0 miles ), Whipps Millgate, KY (1.0 miles ).

Latitude: 38.29 N, Longitude: 85.57 W

Hickory Hill household income distribution Hickory Hill home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-2.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Finance and insurance (24%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Average climate in Hickory Hill, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hickory Hill-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.6 miles away from the Hickory Hill city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 225 people.

Earthquake activity:

Hickory Hill-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% 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 126.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from Hickory Hill 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 130.6 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 122.2 miles away from the city 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 124.2 miles away from Hickory Hill center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 92.4 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 Jefferson County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Explosion: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hickory Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hickory Hill:

  • MEADOWVIEW HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • CENTRAL STATE HOSP (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • CENTRAL STATE HOSPITAL ICF/MR (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FMC OF NORTHEAST LOUISVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • TEN BROECK HOSP (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • SPRINGHURST HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • EPISCOPAL CHURCH HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Amtrak station near Hickory Hill:

  • 10 miles: LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSONVILLE (JEFFERSONVILLE, 500 WILLINGER LANE) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hickory Hill:

  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 8 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,360)
  • Sullivan University (about 8 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Bellarmine University (about 9 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 11 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • University of Louisville (about 12 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 15 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Kentucky State University (about 40 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)

Private elementary/middle school in Hickory Hill:

  • HICKORY AMISH MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 14, Location: 1545 STATE ROUTE 1213, Grades: UG-8)

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Church in Hickory Hill: Watkins United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.1. This is worse than average.

City:

93.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.299. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.299
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.39. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.39
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This city:  2.1 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:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Kentucky average:

11.9

Hickory Hill travel time to work - commute Hickory Hill mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hickory Hill city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant180,149384
Catholic120,62060
Mainline Protestant48,598129
Black Protestant35,30570
Other19,94758
Orthodox1,1803
None335,297-
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: 127
Jefferson County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
Jefferson County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 195
Jefferson County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 486
Here:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

27.6%
Kentucky:

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

13.4%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.9%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.8%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Hickory Hill:

28.4
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hickory Hill:

18.5%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hickory Hill:

18.9%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

27.5%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

55.7%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.3%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hickory Hill, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$75
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$250
Totals for Government 0$0 7$325

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,403 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($457 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.03%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bullitt County, KY  0.35% ($29,686 average AGI)
from Clark County, IN  0.22% ($30,657)
from Oldham County, KY  0.21% ($42,733)


4.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,843 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($536 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.04%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bullitt County, KY  0.40% ($34,667 average AGI)
to Clark County, IN  0.25% ($31,384)
to Oldham County, KY  0.23% ($66,295)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hickory Hill:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFIA (900 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMT (620 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: JEFFERSON B/CASTING CMPANY, INC.)
  • WLLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAVG (1450 AM; 1 kW; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: SUNNYSIDE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hickory Hill:

  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMJM (101.3 FM; JEFFERSONTOWN, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKA (103.1 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WXMA (102.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBLO (104.3 FM; CHARLESTOWN, IN; Owner: NEW ALBANY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFIA-FM (94.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJZL (93.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hickory Hill:

  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$246,330
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.03

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (28%)

Hickory Hill compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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