For population 25 years and over in Irvington:
For population 15 years and over in Irvington city:
28 residents are foreign born (0.4% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $726 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (37.9 miles , pop. 256,231).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (283.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ekron, KY (2.6 miles) , Brandenburg, KY (3.1 miles ), Mauckport, IN (3.3 miles) , Hardinsburg, KY (3.4 miles ), Doe Valley, KY (3.4 miles ), Battletown-Payneville, KY (3.6 miles) , Flaherty, KY (3.7 miles) , Laconia, IN (3.9 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.88 N, Longitude: 86.28 W
Area code: 270
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Irvington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +91 (+7.8%).
Work and jobs in Irvington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Irvington, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Irvington-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Irvington city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 tornado 28.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 86 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Irvington-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 88% 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 95.7 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 81.9 miles away from Irvington 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 94.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 18.6 miles away from Irvington center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.3 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 Breckinridge County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Irvington:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irvington:
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Public elementary/middle school in Irvington:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.23. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 27.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.440. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 13.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Irvington and their reported violations in the past:IRVINGTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1821, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 29.3%
(21.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.9% for Black residents, 92.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 72.9% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Irvington compared to Kentucky state average:
Banks with branches in Irvington (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Irvington city (based on Breckinridge County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.36%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Irvington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,926 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,235 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Irvington fatal accident list:
May 28, 2005 12:20 AM, Us-60, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 1992 11:15 AM, 79, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Irvington)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Irvington)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Irvington, KY
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.