Kuttawa, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 671 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.6%
 
Males: 298  (44.4%)
Females: 373  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  57.3 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42055.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,243 (it was $45,357 in 2000)
Kuttawa:

$52,243
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,603 (it was $21,355 in 2000)

Kuttawa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $140,782 (it was $103,000 in 2000)
Kuttawa:

$140,782
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $701.

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  • Races in Kuttawa, KY (2010)

    Kuttawa races chart
    • 63297.4%White alone
    • 81.2%Black alone
    • 40.6%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Hispanic
    • 20.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kuttawa: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.2%), Irish (15.9%), United States (13.9%), German (12.3%), Scottish (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/05/1872

Elevation: 466 feet

Land area: 1.94 square miles.

Population density: 346 people per square mile   (very low).

Kuttawa,KY real estate house value index trend

Kuttawa, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Kuttawa:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kuttawa city:

  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Kuttawa, Kentucky as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kuttawa to the number of sex offenders is 660 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $919 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $793 (0.5%)

Kuttawa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (54.3 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (97.4 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (331.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Eddyville, KY (1.7 miles ), Southeast Lyon, KY (2.7 miles ), Grand Rivers, KY (2.7 miles ), Dycusburg, KY (2.8 miles) , Southwest Lyon, KY (3.1 miles) , Gilbertsville, KY (3.2 miles ), Fredonia, KY (3.3 miles ), Calvert City, KY (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $233,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.06 N, Longitude: 88.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

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

7.0%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +54 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Kuttawa, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Kuttawa city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 27.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kuttawa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 74% 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 97.2 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 66.7 miles away from Kuttawa 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 78.8 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 100.7 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 122.5 miles away from Kuttawa 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 99.1 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 Lyon 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, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kuttawa topographic map

Birthplace of: William Johnson Stone - Politician, Buster Ross - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kuttawa:

  • FMC - KUTTAWA DIALYSIS (95 LAKESHORE DR., P.O BOX 309)
  • CHRISTIAN CARE CENTER OF KUTTAWA, LLC (1253 LAKE BARKLEY DRIVE)
  • HILLTOP NH (LAKE BARKLEY DR BOX 188)
  • RIVER'S BEND RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (300 BEECH ST.)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kuttawa:

  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 31 miles; Paducah, KY; Full-time enrollment: 4,107)
  • Murray State University (about 33 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 37 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 40 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Austin Peay State University (about 56 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 65 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 68 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)

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Notable location: Kuttawa Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Knob Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Kuttawa: Vista Ridge Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Lyon County Tourist Commission (82 Days Inn Drive), Hook Line & Sinker Fishing Guides (Tours & Charters; 1408 Lake Barkley Drive).

Hotels: Relax Inn (USHighway 62 West), Hampton Inn Kuttawa/Eddyville (62 Days Inn Drive), Days Inn (139 Days Inn Drive).

Lyon 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 18.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.91. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.91
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 1.30. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.30
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 37.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kuttawa and their reported violations in the past:

LYON COUNTY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 7,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
KUTTAWA WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 853, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-11-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-24-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2010)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JAN-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-02-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2008. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2007), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from MAR-23-2007 to MAR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
BUZZARD ROCK RESORT AND MARINA (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.3%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.8% for Black residents, 80.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
111 people in nursing homes in 2000

Kuttawa compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kuttawa, Kentucky:

  • Relax Inn, Rt 2, Kuttawa, KY 42055 , Phone: (270) 388-2285
  • Hampton Inn, 62 Days Inn Dr, Kuttawa, KY 42055 , Phone: (270) 388-5777
  • Days Inn, 139 Days Inn Dr, Kuttawa, KY 42055 , Phone: (270) 388-5420
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kuttawa, Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Kentucky average:

12.3

Kuttawa travel time to work - commute Kuttawa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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 Kuttawa city (based on Lyon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,20921
Mainline Protestant1,0416
Catholic1131
Other1-
None2,950-
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: 1
Lyon County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Lyon County:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

32.0%
Kentucky:

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

19.8%
State:

15.9%
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 1$1,601$19,2120$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,635$31,6207$20,486
Firefighters 0$0 23$1,618
Sewerage 0$0 1$926
Water Supply 0$0 1$917
Other and Unallocable 6$209,349$418,6983$3,949
Totals for Government 8$213,585$320,37835$27,896

Kuttawa government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $914,000 ($1362.15)
    Water Utilities: $201,000 ($299.55)
    Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($135.62)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($44.71)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($41.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $175,000 ($260.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $21,000 ($31.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $178,000 ($265.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Kuttawa government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $17,000 ($25.34)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($4.47)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($31.30)
    Rents: $6,000 ($8.94)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $864,000 ($1287.63)
    Water Utilities: $346,000 ($515.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($13.41)
  • Tax - Property: $78,000 ($116.24)
    NEC: $54,000 ($80.48)
    Public Utilities: $14,000 ($20.86)

Kuttawa government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,920,000 ($4351.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,865,000 ($4269.75)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $55,000 ($81.97)

Kuttawa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,857,000 ($2767.51)

8.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
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 Caldwell County, KY  1.08% ($22,966 average AGI)
from Marshall County, KY  0.82% ($34,682)
from Crittenden County, KY  0.41% ($66,000)


7.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.63%
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 Caldwell County, KY  1.43% ($28,763 average AGI)
to McCracken County, KY  0.79% ($37,190)
to Crittenden County, KY  0.49% ($34,077)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kuttawa:

  • WWLK (900 AM; 1 kW; EDDYVILLE, KY; Owner: TILENT, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WRKY (1130 AM; 3 kW; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kuttawa:

  • WCCK (95.7 FM; CALVERT CITY, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND DBA FREELAND BROADCASTING)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WVHM (90.5 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLIE-FM (94.3 FM; GOLCONDA, IL; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WMJL-FM (102.7 FM; MARION, KY; Owner: JOEMYERS PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WAAJ (89.7 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKMS-FM (91.3 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAVJ (104.9 FM; PRINCETON, KY; Owner: CALDWELL COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WTRT (88.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kuttawa:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKMU (Channel 21; MURRAY, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

Kuttawa fatal accident list:

May 8, 2013 07:02 PM, Clough Dr. East, Lat: 37.05711, Lon: -88.12896, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 26, 2011 08:06 AM, I-24, Lat: 37.07155, Lon: -88.11318, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • 42,150Total average daily traffic
  • 14,332Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kuttawa)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Lat: 37.055833 Lon: -88.120000, Call Sign: WNWN529
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.197 MHz, 151.497 MHz, 151.205 MHz, 151.197 MHz, 151.497 MHz, 151.205 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/2001, Expiration Date: 06/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2011
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 2.4 Mi Ssw Eureka Ferry Rd On Cumberland River 38.3 Mi To Mouth (Lat: 37.061167 Lon: -88.129750), Call Sign: KXJ921
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.4400 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2004, Expiration Date: 10/04/2014, Certifier: Susan P Casale
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Champion Hills Rd (Lat: 37.027528 Lon: -88.150333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 19.8 m, Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WPYG816
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.615 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/2003, Expiration Date: 08/08/2013, Certifier: James L Duncan
    Registrant: Atlas License Company, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Hwy 295--Joe Peek Rd (Lat: 37.140056 Lon: -88.159806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.1 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQFG234
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Certifier: Donnie E Beavers
    Registrant: Atlas License Company, 1725a N. Shadeland Av E, Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 37.055833 Lon: -88.120000, Call Sign: WQKL815
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.872 MHz, 151.317 MHz, 151.317 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/08/2009, Expiration Date: 07/08/2019, Certifier: James C Campbell
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 37.021139 Lon: -88.140667, Call Sign: WQNU280
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.602 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/25/2011, Expiration Date: 05/25/2021, Certifier: Alan Jerzewski
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001-4545, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • KENTUCKY LAKE, 1 Mi W Of Hwy 93 On Poplar Creek Rd (Lat: 37.064472 Lon: -88.157583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WMW504
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz, 2115.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2003, Certifier: Kellye E Abernathy
    Registrant: Bellsouth Personal Communications, LLC, 17330 Preston Rd. Suite 100a, Dallas, TX 75252, Phone: (972) 733-2000, Fax: (972) 733-8141
  • Eddyville, 2488 Poplar Creek Road (Lat: 37.064472 Lon: -88.157583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 92.3 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQQT313
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1709 Lake Barkley Dr (Lat: 37.038389 Lon: -88.108639), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WHG580
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/17/2022
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA4AJJ
    Grant Date: 08/09/1988, Expiration Date: 08/09/1998, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2000
    Registrant: Ronald L Mc Murtry, Rt 1 Box 3c2, Kuttawa, KY 42055
  • Call Sign: KF4FZU, Licensee ID: L01081438
    Grant Date: 11/07/2005, Expiration Date: 01/12/2016, Certifier: James B Walston
    Registrant: James B Walston, 4974 Us Hwy 62 W, Kuttawa, KY 42055
  • Call Sign: N0HWN, Licensee ID: L00422467
    Grant Date: 02/15/2006, Expiration Date: 03/28/2016
    Registrant: Stanley M Mullinix, 375 Robertson Rd, Kuttawa, KY 42055
  • Call Sign: NU4W, Previous Call Sign: KQ4IU, Licensee ID: L00629707
    Grant Date: 01/26/2007, Expiration Date: 02/12/2017
    Registrant: David R Fraser, 55 Mc Collum, Kuttawa, KY 42055
  • Call Sign: KG4KIO, Licensee ID: L00297037
    Grant Date: 01/20/2011, Expiration Date: 11/07/2020, Certifier: Daniel J Piercefield
    Registrant: Daniel J Piercefield, 50 1st Street, Kuttawa, KY 42055-1648
  • Call Sign: KY4DOC, Previous Call Sign: KJ6BIE, Licensee ID: L01508418
    Grant Date: 09/01/2009, Expiration Date: 09/01/2019, Certifier: James D Collier
    Registrant: James D Collier, 813 Travis Rd, Kuttawa, KY 42055-5949

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Kuttawa, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4280.0 years
James3873.5 years
William3876.4 years
John2073.7 years
Robert1673.6 years
George1372.9 years
Charles1270.4 years
Willie1178.0 years
Dorothy1076.2 years
Frank981.0 years
Most common last names in Kuttawa, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2475.3 years
Peek1770.8 years
Gray1680.8 years
Yates1672.6 years
Dycus1480.9 years
Mckinney1474.3 years
Jones1078.3 years
Sexton977.4 years
Knoth984.2 years
Scott880.4 years
Businesses in Kuttawa, KY
NameCountNameCount
Days Inn1UPS1
Hilton1Wendy's1
Quiznos1

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  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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