Hodgenville, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 3,225 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.2%
 
Males: 1,537  (47.7%)
Females: 1,688  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42748.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,413 (it was $25,132 in 2000)
Hodgenville:

$33,413
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,556 (it was $14,794 in 2000)

Hodgenville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,685 (it was $63,900 in 2000)
Hodgenville:

$85,685
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,647; detached houses: $95,758; townhouses or other attached units: $106,369; mobile homes: $35,162

Median gross rent in 2017: $569.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hodgenville: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.9%
(23.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Hodgenville, KY (2010)
    • 2,67383.4%White alone
    • 2738.5%Black alone
    • 1946.1%Hispanic
    • 561.7%Two or more races
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hodgenville, Kentucky as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hodgenville is 407 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Hodgenville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(35.8)
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)
1
(35.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.0)
1
(36.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(62.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.0)
2
(62.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(71.5)
3
(106.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.0)
1
(30.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(71.5)
5
(177.9)
1
(36.0)
2
(72.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.9)
1
(31.0)
2
(62.1)
2
(61.7)
2
(61.4)
4
(124.1)
3
(93.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(250.3)
10
(355.9)
6
(215.7)
4
(144.7)
11
(398.3)
8
(292.8)
16
(495.7)
5
(154.4)
6
(185.9)
6
(186.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(92.1)
6
(186.1)
6
(186.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(321.8)
14
(498.2)
9
(323.6)
4
(144.7)
13
(470.7)
10
(366.0)
15
(464.7)
4
(123.5)
16
(495.7)
5
(155.3)
13
(401.0)
13
(398.9)
27
(837.5)
33
(1,024)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(107.3)
1
(35.6)
2
(71.9)
3
(108.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(62.0)
4
(123.5)
1
(31.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(92.5)
3
(92.1)
5
(155.1)
8
(248.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(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
(31.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)174.8115.369.868.046.742.5117.141.141.531.745.042.0108.6142.1

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City-data.com crime index in Hodgenville, KY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Kentucky average:

1.65
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Ancestries: American (26.8%), Irish (18.0%), German (6.2%), English (4.5%), French (2.2%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/18/1839

Elevation: 730 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,871 people per square mile   (low).

Hodgenville, Kentucky map

42 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $748 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $483 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (45.5 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (312.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Magnolia-Upton, KY (2.7 miles ),
Magnolia, KY (3.0 miles ),
Sonora, KY (3.0 miles ),
Buffalo, KY (3.2 miles ),
New Haven, KY (3.2 miles ),
Upton, KY (3.4 miles ),
Elizabethtown, KY (3.4 miles ),
New Hope, KY (3.6 miles)

Latitude: 37.57 N, Longitude: 85.74 W

Area code: 270

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

Hodgenville tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Historical population in Hodgenville, KY
Historical housing units in Hodgenville, KY

Population change in the 1990s: +54 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in Hodgenville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Apparel (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Social assistance (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Apparel (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Hodgenville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.0%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)

Average climate in Hodgenville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hodgenville, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.2. This is better than average.

City:

61.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hodgenville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Hodgenville city center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.6 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hodgenville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 76% 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 131.9 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 107.4 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 115.3 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 145.2 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 130.8 miles away from Hodgenville center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 109.0 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 Larue County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hodgenville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hodgenville:

  • SUNRISE MANOR NH IICF (PHILLIPS LANE RT 3 BOX 9)
  • SUNRISE MANOR NURSING HOME (717 NORTH LINCOLN BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hodgenville:

  • SUNBRIDGE CARE AND REHAB FOR ELIZABETHTO (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • KENSINGTON MANOR CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • HELMWOOD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • HOSPICE OF CENTRAL KY (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • WOODLAND DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • HEALTHSOUTH LAKEVIEW REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)
  • HARDIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY)

Airports located in Hodgenville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hodgenville:

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 12 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,762)
  • Campbellsville University (about 27 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 41 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Sullivan University (about 45 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • University of Louisville (about 45 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Bellarmine University (about 45 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)

Public high school in Hodgenville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hodgenville:

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Library in Hodgenville:

  • LARUE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $273,613; Location: 201 SOUTH LINCOLN BOULEVARD; 48,998 books; 1,253 audio materials; 1,220 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions; 4 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hodgenville: LaRue County Emergency Medical Services (A), Larue County Fire Department (B), Hodgenville Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Red Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Lincoln Museum Inc (66 Lincoln Square), United States Government - Interior Dept- National Park Service (Recreation Areas; 2995 Lincoln Farm Road), Rs Rodeo Company Inc. (Arcades & Amusements; 1592 Hawkins Road).

Hotels: Cruise Inn Motel (2768 Lincoln Farm Road), Olde Gait Farm And Bed & Breakfast (7281 Bardstown Rd).

Courts: Larue County - County Court Clerk (Court House), Larue County Circuit Court Clerk (Court House), Larue County - Circuit Court Judge (209 West High Street), Larue County - District Court Judges (209 West High Street).

Birthplace of: Abraham Lincoln - 16th President of the, Bobby Lewis (country singer) - Country singer, William E. Thurman - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal.

Larue 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 Hodgenville and their reported violations in the past:

HODGENVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 4,951, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2009), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-01-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2011)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-06-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.1%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.6%
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: 0.3% of all households
150 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
122 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
123 people in nursing homes in 2000
71 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Hodgenville (2011 data):

  • The Lincoln National Bank of Hodgenville: The Lincoln National Bank Of Hodgenv, The Lincoln Plaza Branch, The Lincoln Parkway Branch. Info updated 2009/03/23: Bank assets: $155.4 mil, Deposits: $114.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Cecilian Bancorp, Inc.
  • Magnolia Bank, Incorporated: Parkway Plaza Branch at 106 Lincoln Drive, branch established on 1988/06/30; Hodgenville Branch at 794 Old Elizabethtown Road, branch established on 1981/02/02. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $133.6 mil, Deposits: $106.9 mil, headquarters in Magnolia, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Magnolia Bancshares, Inc.
  • Citizens Union Bank of Shelbyville: Hodgenville Branch at 637 S. Lincoln Blvd., branch established on 1979/02/03. Info updated 2010/06/16: Bank assets: $595.2 mil, Deposits: $497.4 mil, headquarters in Shelbyville, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Lea M. Mcmullan Trust
  • Bank of Buffalo: Hodgenville Branch at 2375 Lincoln Farm Road, branch established on 2004/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $74.5 mil, Deposits: $55.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, KY, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Buffalo Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Hodgenville:

Marital status in Hodgenville, KY
  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 38.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Hodgenville:

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hodgenville, KY (based on Larue County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,74030
Mainline Protestant7225
Catholic3701
Black Protestant1221
Other--
None6,239-
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: 4
Larue County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Larue County:

3.66 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.66 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Larue County:

12.0%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Larue County:

29.2%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Larue County:

17.8%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.9%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Hodgenville:

28.7
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.5%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hodgenville:

12.1%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hodgenville:

34.1%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.9%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Hodgenville:

76.4%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hodgenville, 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
Other Government Administration 7$16,942$29,0430$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$10,382$24,9170$0
Water Supply 3$11,293$45,1720$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,896$29,3760$0
Sewerage 2$4,008$24,0480$0
Financial Administration 2$3,457$20,7420$0
Judicial and Legal 1$550$6,6000$0
Totals for Government 22$51,528$28,1060$0

Hodgenville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $995,000 ($308.53)
    Police Protection: $427,000 ($132.40)
    Central Staff Services: $285,000 ($88.37)
    Sewerage: $221,000 ($68.53)
    General - Other: $61,000 ($18.91)
    Financial Administration: $36,000 ($11.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($3.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($12.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $286,000 ($88.68)
    Sewerage: $200,000 ($62.02)
    Financial Administration: $157,000 ($48.68)
    General - Other: $134,000 ($41.55)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($17.98)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($13.64)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($3.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $9,000 ($2.79)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $570,000 ($176.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $58,000 ($17.98)

Hodgenville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $470,000 ($145.74)
    Other: $49,000 ($15.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($4.34)
    Other: $10,000 ($3.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $44,000 ($13.64)
    Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($10.23)
    Rents: $12,000 ($3.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $727,000 ($225.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $200,000 ($62.02)
    Highways: $67,000 ($20.78)
    Other: $58,000 ($17.98)
    Public Welfare: $6,000 ($1.86)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $290,000 ($89.92)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $264,000 ($81.86)
    Property: $235,000 ($72.87)
    Public Utilities Sales: $70,000 ($21.71)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000 ($8.37)
    Corporation Net Income: $19,000 ($5.89)

Hodgenville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,270,000 ($703.88)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,165,000 ($671.32)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000 ($32.56)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,058,000 ($328.06)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,907,000 ($591.32)

6.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
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 Hardin County, KY  2.54% ($32,200 average AGI)
from Nelson County, KY  0.55% ($29,643)
from Hart County, KY  0.49% ($24,040)


7.42% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.42%
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 Hardin County, KY  3.25% ($35,845 average AGI)
to Hart County, KY  0.48% ($36,560)
to Nelson County, KY  0.48% ($33,640)
Businesses in Hodgenville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Circle K1Lane Furniture1
Curves1McDonald's1
FedEx1Papa John's Pizza1
GNC1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
Hardee's1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hodgenville:

  • WXAM (1430 AM; 1 kW; BUFFALO, KY; Owner: MARK GOODMAN PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIEL (1400 AM; 1 kW; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hodgenville:

  • WKMO (106.3 FM; HODGENVILLE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WTHX (107.3 FM; LEBANON JUNCTION, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJCR-FM (90.1 FM; UPTON, KY; Owner: FM 90.1, INC.)
  • WRZI (101.5 FM; VINE GROVE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAKY-FM (102.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, KY; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WLSK (100.9 FM; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WCKQ (104.1 FM; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION & TAYLOR COUNTIES INC)
  • WGRK-FM (103.1 FM; GREENSBURG, KY; Owner: GREEN COUNTY CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hodgenville:

  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
Hodgenville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hodgenville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.1mTotal length
  • $841,000Total costs
  • 54,217Total average daily traffic
  • 5,521Total average daily truck traffic
  • 57,070Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hodgenville, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hodgenville, KY

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 47. The highest number of fire incidents - 73 took place in 2010, and the least - 16 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Hodgenville, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (39.2%), and Structure Fires (35.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hodgenville, KY
    • 31439.2%Outside Fires
    • 28535.6%Structure Fires
    • 13216.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 708.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hodgenville, KY
Most common first names in Hodgenville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8176.7 years
Mary7279.6 years
James6972.7 years
John5176.5 years
Robert4170.9 years
Charles3075.4 years
George2375.5 years
Edna2279.8 years
Joseph2069.3 years
David2070.7 years
Most common last names in Hodgenville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown6274.6 years
Skaggs4376.3 years
Warren3479.6 years
Williams3074.8 years
Smith3070.8 years
Thompson3074.2 years
Howell3080.5 years
Cruse2875.5 years
Gardner2778.0 years
Reed2374.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hodgenville, KY
  • 55.8%Utility gas
  • 38.9%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hodgenville, KY
  • 61.0%Electricity
  • 39.0%Utility gas


Hodgenville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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.
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