Kirkmansville, Kentucky

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Population in July 2007: 2,934.
Males: 1,466  (50.0%)
Females: 1,468  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Kentucky median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 42220

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,116 (it was $27,040 in 2000)
Kirkmansville:

$38,116
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,640 (it was $14,292 in 2000)

Kirkmansville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,438 (it was $47,700 in 2000)
Kirkmansville:

$70,438
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,412; Detached houses: $110,346; Townhouses or other attached units: $182,800; Mobile homes: $41,989
  • Races in Kirkmansville, KY (2000)

    Kirkmansville races chart
    • 2,87198.4%White alone
    • 351.2%Hispanic
    • 90.3%Two or more races
    • 10.03%Black alone
    • 10.03%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Asian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kirkmansville: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 135.3 square miles.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (very low).

Kirkmansville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Kirkmansville:

  • High school or higher: 58.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kirkmansville CCD:

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Kirkmansville CCD:  0.5% ($231)
Kentucky:  0.8% ($610)
Kirkmansville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (30.5 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (61.0 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (337.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rosewood, KY (3.0 miles ), Elkton, KY (3.4 miles ), Dunmor, KY (3.5 miles ), Lewisburg, KY (3.5 miles ), Penrod, KY (3.8 miles ), Beechmont, KY (4.0 miles ), Greenville, KY (4.0 miles ), Pembroke, KY (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 36.98 N, Longitude: 87.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

Kirkmansville household income distribution Kirkmansville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Machinery (11%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (4%)
  • Wood products (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Apparel (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (13%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

Work and jobs in Kirkmansville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kirkmansville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kirkmansville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Kirkmansville place center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/15/2005, a category F4 tornado 27.3 miles away from the place center injured 40 people and caused $31 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kirkmansville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 75% 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 109.3 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 77.4 miles away from Kirkmansville 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 133.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.4 miles away from Kirkmansville 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 110.1 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 Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Kirkmansville:

  • HEARTHSTONE PLACE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ELKTON, KY)
  • MUHLENBERG COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; GREENVILLE, KY)
  • MUHLENBERG COMMUNITY HOSP HHA (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; GREENVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kirkmansville:

  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 19 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,269)
  • Austin Peay State University (about 33 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 33 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 39 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 40 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 57 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)

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Notable locations in Kirkmansville: Sharon Grove Volunteer Fire Department (A), Clifty Volunteer Fire Department (B), Allegre Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kirkmansville include: Mineral Spring Church (A), Mount Sharon Methodist Church (B), Mount Vernon Church (C), Mount Vernon Church of Christ (D), New Harmony Baptist Church (E), Pleasant Hill Church (F), Union Worship Church (G), Cliff Hill Baptist Church (H), Collier Spring General Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Blake Cemetery (1), Hale Cemetery (2), Tutt Cemetery (3), Porter Cemetery (4), Carneal Cemetery (5), Johnston Cemetery (6), Pepper Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Malone (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Antioch Creek (A), Cow Creek (B), Copper Spring Branch (C), Wolf Branch (D), Sulfur Lick (E), Steward Branch (F), Slim Jimmy Branch (G), Kate Branch (H), Horse Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 73.2. This is about average.

City:

73.2
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 3.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.65
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.17
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.0%
Whole state:

15.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.6%

Kirkmansville compared to Kentucky state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Kentucky average:

13.8

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kirkmansville CCD (based on Todd County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,22135
Mainline Protestant94715
Catholic3732
Other1981
Black Protestant1281
None2,593-
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: 3
Todd County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Todd County:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Todd County:

30.6%
Kentucky:

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

15.4%
State:

15.9%

5.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Christian County, KY  1.13% ($24,711 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TN  0.98% ($23,410)
from Logan County, KY  0.55% ($19,727)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,452 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, TN  1.48% ($33,508 average AGI)
to Christian County, KY  0.85% ($25,824)
to Logan County, KY  0.68% ($28,296)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kirkmansville:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRUS (610 AM; 2 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: LOGAN RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WEKT (1070 AM; 1 kW; ELKTON, KY; Owner: M & R BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCT (930 AM; 5 kW; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: DAILY NEWS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNES (1050 AM; 1 kW; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHOP (1230 AM; 1 kW; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kirkmansville:

  • WQXQ (101.9 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WNTC (103.9 FM; DRAKESBORO, KY; Owner: NASHVILLE'S SPORTSRADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WKYA (105.5 FM; GREENVILLE, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNKJ (89.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)
  • WBKR (92.5 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKYU-FM (88.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WKTG (93.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WZZP (97.5 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WHOP-FM (98.7 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYMV (106.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: MADISONVILLE CBC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kirkmansville:

  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W62CJ (Channel 62; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAZE-TV (Channel 19; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKGB-TV (Channel 53; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKAG-CA (Channel 43; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY NEW ERA, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 45Total average daily traffic
  • 45Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

Kirkmansville on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Customer service representatives"
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