Highland Heights, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 7,100 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.3%
 
Males: 3,511  (49.5%)
Females: 3,589  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

26.3 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 41099.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,475 (it was $40,784 in 2000)
Highland Heights:

$55,475
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,287 (it was $19,651 in 2000)

Highland Heights city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $134,561 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Highland Heights:

$134,561
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $150,758; detached houses: $166,950; townhouses or other attached units: $117,344; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $165,472

Median gross rent in 2017: $976.

March 2019 cost of living index in Highland Heights: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.3%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.0% for Black residents, 52.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Highland Heights, KY (2010)
    • 6,24690.2%White alone
    • 3424.9%Black alone
    • 1311.9%Asian alone
    • 1021.5%Two or more races
    • 741.1%Hispanic
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 140.2%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Highland Heights by year

Type

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(14.3)
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)
1
(13.9)
1
(13.9)
1
(13.9)
1
(14.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.8)
1
(13.9)
1
(13.9)
5
(69.7)
1
(14.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(41.6)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(258.0)
18
(259.4)
12
(173.1)
14
(194.1)
5
(69.3)
7
(97.5)
16
(225.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
52
(745.2)
51
(735.1)
57
(822.0)
49
(679.2)
47
(651.3)
45
(626.9)
47
(660.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(71.7)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.8)
4
(55.4)
1
(13.9)
6
(83.6)
3
(42.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)82.351.661.760.455.673.461.0

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Kentucky average:

1.65
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Ancestries: German (37.5%), American (13.7%), Irish (7.6%), English (4.0%), British (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/25/1927

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 2.27 square miles.

Population density: 3,122 people per square mile   (average).

Highland Heights, Kentucky map

343 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 1.1% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This city:

4.8%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,809 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,596 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cincinnati, OH (7.1 miles , pop. 331,285).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (257.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Wilder, KY (1.1 miles ),
Southgate, KY (1.4 miles ),
Cold Spring, KY (1.5 miles ),
Crestview, KY (1.5 miles ),
Fort Thomas, KY (1.6 miles ),
Taylor Mill, KY (1.7 miles ),
Silver Grove, KY (1.8 miles ),
Covington, KY (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 84.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +418 (+5.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 482 (12.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 859

Distribution of median household income in Highland Heights, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Highland Heights, KY in 2017
Highland Heights satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $117,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $540,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $540,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $540,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Highland Heights, KY residents
Average permit cost in Highland Heights, KY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Historical population in Highland Heights, KY
Historical housing units in Highland Heights, KY

Population change in the 1990s: +1,941 (+42.1%).
Most common industries in Highland Heights, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (10.6%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (13.2%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Highland Heights, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Highland Heights, Kentucky

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Highland Heights, 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 2018 was 86.9. This is about average.

City:

86.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.196. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.196
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.124. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.124
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.52
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Highland Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Highland Heights city center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 39 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Highland Heights-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 79% 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 64.1 miles away from the city 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 189.4 miles away from Highland Heights 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 69.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 185.1 miles away from Highland Heights 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 194.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 103.6 miles away from Highland Heights 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 Campbell County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highland Heights topographic map

Main business address for: GENERAL CABLE CORP /DE/ (DRAWING AND INSULATING NONFERROUS WIRE).

Hospitals and medical centers in Highland Heights:

  • LAKESIDE HEIGHTS NURSING CENTER (3510 ALEXANDRIA PIKE)
  • LAKESIDE PLACE (3510 ALEXANDRIA PIKE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Highland Heights:

  • CARMEL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; FORT THOMAS, KY)
  • ROSEDALE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)
  • HIGHLANDSPRING OF FT THOMAS (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FORT THOMAS, KY)
  • ST ELIZABETH FT THOMAS Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; FORT THOMAS, KY)
  • PERSONAL TOUCH HOME CARE OF KY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; FORT THOMAS, KY)
  • DAVITA - SOUTH HILL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SOUTHGATE, KY)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)

Heliports located in Highland Heights:

Amtrak station near Highland Heights:

  • 7 miles: CINCINNATI (1301 WESTERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.

College/University in Highland Heights:

  • Northern Kentucky University (Full-time enrollment: 12,059; Location: Nunn Drive; Public; Website: www.nku.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Highland Heights:

  • University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (about 8 miles; Cincinnati, OH; Full-time enrollment: 28,747)
  • Xavier University (about 8 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 6,143)
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (about 9 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 8,757)
  • College of Mount St Joseph (about 11 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Gateway Community and Technical College (about 11 miles; Florence, KY; FT enrollment: 2,422)
  • University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash College (about 14 miles; Blue Ash, OH; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • University of Cincinnati-Clermont College (about 15 miles; Batavia, OH; FT enrollment: 2,739)

Private elementary/middle school in Highland Heights:

  • CORNERSTONE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 55, Location: 2048 ALEXANDRIA PIKE, Grades: PK-8)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • NKU now has over 14,000 students registered per year.

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lakeside Place Nursing Home (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Highland Heights: GENERAL CABLE CORP /DE/ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Highland Heights include: Immanuel Church of the Nazarene (A), First Baptist Church (B), Asbury United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Campbell County Cemetery (1), Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Glenn Withrow - Actor.

Campbell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

49.1%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
1,496 people in college/university student housing in 2010
495 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
247 people in nursing homes in 2000
Arena or stadium:
  • Bank of Kentucky Arena. Northern Kentucky University.

Banks with branches in Highland Heights (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Highland Heights Branch at 2635 Alexandria Pike/Us 27, branch established on 2005/02/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Citizens Bank of Northern Kentucky, Inc.: Highland Heights Branch at 2911 Alexandria Pike, branch established on 1998/12/28. Info updated 2011/02/10: Bank assets: $255.9 mil, Deposits: $204.6 mil, headquarters in Newport, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Capital Bank Corporation
  • The Bank of Kentucky, Inc.: Highland Heights Branch at 2800 Alexandria Pike, branch established on 2002/05/08. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,743.6 mil, Deposits: $1,499.3 mil, headquarters in Crestview Hills, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Kentucky Financial Corporation, The
  • Fifth Third Bank: Highland Heights Branch at 2700 Alexandria Pike, branch established on 1966/10/18. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Highland Heights:

Marital status in Highland Heights, KY
  • Never married: 55.2%
  • Now married: 30.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

For population 25 years and over in Highland Heights:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Highland Heights
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Highland Heights, KY (based on Campbell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic24,50012
Evangelical Protestant13,70352
Mainline Protestant6,23123
Other81
None45,894-
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: 15
Here:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Campbell County:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Campbell County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Campbell County:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

9.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Campbell County:

28.5%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.5%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Highland Heights:

45.4%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

36.5%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Highland Heights:

27.2
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.6%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.5%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Highland Heights:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Highland Heights:

25.2%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Highland Heights:

52.5%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Highland Heights:

74.7%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highland Heights, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 10$58,114$69,7370$0
Streets and Highways 3$14,189$56,7561$93
Police - Other 1$3,366$40,3920$0
Financial Administration 1$6,120$73,4402$2,611
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,000
Totals for Government 15$81,789$65,43110$4,704

Highland Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $282,000 ($39.72)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,181,000 ($166.34)
    Central Staff Services: $555,000 ($78.17)
    Regular Highways: $254,000 ($35.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $181,000 ($25.49)
    General - Other: $170,000 ($23.94)
    Housing and Community Development: $87,000 ($12.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($4.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $697,000 ($98.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $540,000 ($76.06)

Highland Heights government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $190,000 ($26.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $182,000 ($25.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000 ($4.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $290,000 ($40.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $153,000 ($21.55)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $2,032,000 ($286.20)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $613,000 ($86.34)
    Property: $541,000 ($76.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $100,000 ($14.08)
    Other License: $10,000 ($1.41)

Highland Heights government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,420,000 ($1608.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,095,000 ($1562.68)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000 ($845.07)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000 ($845.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $325,000 ($45.77)

Highland Heights government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,626,000 ($229.01)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,242,000 ($879.15)

8.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,672 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.00%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kenton County, KY  2.20% ($46,352 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, OH  1.56% ($68,657)
from Boone County, KY  0.80% ($44,289)


8.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kenton County, KY  2.43% ($49,131 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, OH  1.44% ($59,597)
to Boone County, KY  0.82% ($45,627)
Businesses in Highland Heights, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Chipotle1Starbucks1
Cricket Wireless2U-Haul1
Jimmy John's1UPS1
Lowe's1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Highland Heights:

  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCVG (1320 AM; 1 kW; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER SR.)
  • WTSJ (1050 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDBZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • WNOP (740 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: SACRED HEART RADIO, INC.)
  • WCKY (1360 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNW (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FAIRFIELD, OH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highland Heights:

  • WNKU (89.7 FM; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS ON N. KY UNIV.)
  • WKRQ (101.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKFS (107.1 FM; MILFORD, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUBE-FM (105.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGUC (90.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CINCINNATI CLASSICAL PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMX (94.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEBN (102.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOFX-FM (92.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVXU (91.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WGRR (103.5 FM; HAMILTON, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WIZF (100.9 FM; ERLANGER, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WAIF (88.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: STEPCHILD RADIO OF CINCINNATI, INC.)
  • WRRM (98.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WRRM LICO, INC)
  • WMOJ (94.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WAKW (93.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WYGY (96.5 FM; LEBANON, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WOBO (88.7 FM; BATAVIA, OH; Owner: WCNE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY RADIO,INC)
  • WMKV (89.3 FM; READING, OH; Owner: LIFESPHERE)
  • WIOK (107.5 FM; FALMOUTH, KY; Owner: HAMMOND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAQZ (97.3 FM; FORT THOMAS, KY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Highland Heights:

  • WCPO-TV (Channel 9; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLWT (Channel 5; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC)
  • WKRC-TV (Channel 12; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS CO.)
  • WCVN-TV (Channel 54; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WSTR-TV (Channel 64; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WSTR LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCET (Channel 48; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: THE GREATER CINCINNATI TV EDUC'L. FOUNDATION)
  • WXIX-TV (Channel 19; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WOTH-LP (Channel 35; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WBQC-CA (Channel 25; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
Highland Heights fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Highland Heights fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 302ft / 92.1mTotal length
  • $2,257,000Total costs
  • 1,271,008Total average daily traffic
  • 74,374Total average daily truck traffic
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Highland Heights, KY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Highland Heights)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Louis Nunn Hall Main Campus (Lat: 39.031167 Lon: -84.458556), Call Sign: WRL679,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.100 MHz, 453.100 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2004, Expiration Date: 09/28/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2015, Registrant: Northern Ky University Police Department, 415 Johns Hill Road, Highland Heights, KY 41076, Phone: (859) 572-5765, Fax: (859) 572-6991, Email:
  • Northern Kentucky University (Lat: 39.031167 Lon: -84.458556), Call Sign: WQL710, Licensee ID: L00036449,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.4200 MHz, Grant Date: 09/21/2000, Expiration Date: 12/11/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/02/2005, Registrant: American National Red Cross, 8111 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042, Phone: (703) 206-8628, Fax: (703) 206-8654, Email:
  • Lat: 39.031111 Lon: -84.458611, Call Sign: WQFK340,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.375 MHz, 464.675 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2016, Expiration Date: 08/03/2026, Certifier: Harold P Todd, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • Lat: 39.031833 Lon: -84.459028, Call Sign: WQIS826,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.662 MHz, 466.662 MHz, 462.162 MHz, 467.162 MHz, 463.687 MHz, 468.687 MHz, 464.887 MHz, 463.562 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2018, Expiration Date: 05/06/2028, Certifier: Don Johnson, Registrant: Mobilcomm Inc, 1211 W Sharon Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45240, Phone: (513) 595-5800, Fax: (513) 595-5822, Email:
  • Lat: 39.030806 Lon: -84.466778, Call Sign: WQIY875,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2018, Expiration Date: 06/24/2028, Certifier: Margie Black, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 39.030000 Lon: -84.466000, Call Sign: WQJG879,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.462 MHz, 461.712 MHz, 462.087 MHz, 463.262 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2018, Expiration Date: 09/05/2028, Certifier: Don Johnson, Registrant: Mobilcomm, Inc., 1211 W. Sharon Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45240, Phone: (513) 595-5800, Fax: (513) 595-5822, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • JOHNS HILL W, 102 Knollwood Drive (Lat: 39.026667 Lon: -84.461444), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WRDB894, Licensee ID: L01160435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2019, Expiration Date: 03/22/2029, Certifier: Dale Edmondson, Registrant: Campbell County Consolidated Dispatch Center, 998 Monmouth St, Newport, KY 41071, Phone: (859) 581-3622, Fax: (859) 581-5964, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Highland Heights)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3158T , Serial Number: 17700458, Airworthiness Date: 01/08/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 08/14/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Donald Scott Moffett, 111 Regency Ct, Highland Heights, KY 41076

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$105,17120$123,41084$130,4873$82,3634$79,860
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$89,9801$136,4303$147,6401$20,1900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$98,6101$51,02024$144,6652$21,6001$59,470
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$69,2502$82,59011$134,6490$01$95,010
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$123,1550$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0529.00 , 0530.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$155,8601$137,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$173,9901$108,180
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0529.00 , 0530.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland Heights, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland Heights, 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 17. The highest number of reported fires - 36 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Highland Heights, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (37.1%), and Structure Fires (31.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Highland Heights, KY
    • 10937.1%Outside Fires
    • 9331.6%Structure Fires
    • 7726.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 155.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highland Heights, KY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland Heights, KY
  • 61.3%Utility gas
  • 37.1%Electricity
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland Heights, KY
  • 75.6%Electricity
  • 23.5%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Highland Heights compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Highland Heights on our top lists:

  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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