Manchester, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 1,420 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.3%
Males: 643  (45.3%)
Females: 777  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40962.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,454 (it was $15,923 in 2000)
Manchester:

$23,454
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,564 (it was $13,751 in 2000)

Manchester city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,750 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Manchester:

$84,750
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $511.

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  • Races in Manchester, KY (2010)

    Manchester races chart
    • 1,15391.9%White alone
    • 796.3%Black alone
    • 121.0%Hispanic
    • 100.8%Two or more races
    • 10.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Manchester: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.9%), Irish (14.9%), English (7.5%), German (5.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%), Scottish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/06/1844

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 938 people per square mile   (low).

Manchester,KY real estate house value index trend

Manchester, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Manchester:

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Manchester city:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 15.2%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Manchester, Kentucky as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Manchester to the number of sex offenders is 72 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $663 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $567 (0.9%)

Manchester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (72.7 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (385.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sibert-Hima, KY (2.2 miles ), Big Creek, KY (2.7 miles ), Burning Springs, KY (2.7 miles ), Oneida, KY (3.2 miles ), Ashers Fork, KY (3.4 miles ), Bush, KY (3.5 miles ), Girdler, KY (3.6 miles ), Camp Ground, KY (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.15 N, Longitude: 83.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,880 (+110.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 212 (41.6%)

Area code: 606

Manchester household income distribution Manchester home values distribution

Crime rates in Manchester by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.051.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0200010411
per 100,000 0.0101.00.00.00.051.60.0316.579.370.2
Assaults 13305012031
per 100,000 774.3151.50.0257.10.051.6101.90.0237.970.2
Burglaries 1551341211161677
per 100,000 893.4252.5655.6205.7626.0567.3815.51,265.8555.1491.2
Thefts 70302714253741633818
per 100,000 4,169.11,515.21,361.6719.81,304.11,908.22,089.74,984.23,013.51,263.2
Auto thefts 7448572044
per 100,000 416.9202.0201.7411.3260.8361.0101.90.0317.2280.7
Arson N/A100N/A00000
per 100,000 N/A50.50.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.0) 319.0118.589.0176.089.3130.4129.3292.5195.7108.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Manchester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.72
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

12.0%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Finance and insurance (22%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Manchester, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Manchester, Kentucky average temperatures Manchester, Kentucky average precipitation Manchester, Kentucky humidity Manchester, Kentucky wind speed Manchester, Kentucky snowfall Manchester, Kentucky sunshine Manchester, Kentucky clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Manchester-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Manchester city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 tornado 24.6 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 40 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Manchester-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 78% 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 73.4 miles away from the city 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 68.8 miles away from Manchester center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 94.3 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 242.5 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 227.6 miles away from Manchester center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 211.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clay County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Fires: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manchester topographic map

Birthplace of: Bert T. Combs - Federal judge and governor of Kentucky, Richie Farmer - Kentucky politician and former college basketball standout.

Hospitals and medical centers in Manchester:

  • CUMBERLAND VAL DIST HLTH DEPT (102 S COURT ST)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 210 MARIE LANGDON DRIVE)
  • CUMBERLAND VALLEY DISTRICT HEALTH DEPT HHA (470 MANCHESTER SQUARE, SUITE 212)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH CARE (250 RICHMOND ROAD)
  • LAUREL CREEK HEALTH CARE CENTER (1033 NORTH HIGHWAY 11)

Airports and heliports located in Manchester:

See details about airports and heliports located in Manchester, KY

College/University in Manchester:

  • Southeast School of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 50; Location: 356 Manchester Sq; Private, for-profit; Website: www.southeastschoolcosmetology.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manchester:

  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 33 miles; Hazard, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,087)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 37 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 40 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 45 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Somerset Community College (about 48 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 51 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 66 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)

Public high school in Manchester:

Private high schools in Manchester:

  • MANCHESTER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 25; Location: 118 WAYNE ST; Grades: 2 - 12)
  • APPALACHIAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 13; Location: 168 SDA SCHOOL RD; Grades: T1 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Manchester:

See full list of schools located in Manchester

Library in Manchester:

  • CLAY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $378,317; Location: 211 BRIDGE STREET; 20,794 books; 319 e-books; 1,739 audio materials; 725 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 66 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Manchester: Lovers Leap (A), Manchester Fire Department (B), Clay County Emergency Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Manchester include: Saint Anns Church (A), Muddy Gap Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Goose Creek (A), Needmore Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Manchester Clay County Chamber of Commerce (212 Main Street).

Hotels: Best Western of Manchester (363 Highway 80), Rocking Chair Inn (JCT Highway 80 & 421).

Courts: Clay Fiscal Court (316 Main Street Suite 129), Clay-County - Manchester- Circuit Court Clerk's Ofc (Court House).

Clay 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 2005 was 51.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 13.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

9.1

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

MANCHESTER WATER WORKS (Population served: 12,386, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-15-2014)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2010)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2010)
  • 5 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Manchester that have no violations reported:

  • NORTH MANCHESTER WATER ASSOC (Population served: 5,887, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.7%
(32.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Manchester in 2000:

  • 35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Manchester, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Manchester compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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 above state average.

Banks with branches in Manchester (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Manchester: The Manchester Square Branch, North Manchester Branch, The First National Bank Of Mancheste. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $149.6 mil, Deposits: $126.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First National Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Parkway Branch at Clay County Shopping Center, branch established on 1974/08/19; Greenbriar Branch at 498 Richmond Road, branch established on 1979/09/13. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Manchester, Kentucky:

  • Boone Parkway Motel, Hwy 80, Manchester, KY 40962 , Phone: (606) 598-5122
  • Cozy Motel, Main St, Manchester, KY 40962 , Phone: (606) 598-2366
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Manchester, Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manchester city (based on Clay County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,92039
Mainline Protestant5168
Black Protestant1191
Catholic691
Other-1
None12,106-
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
Clay County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Clay County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Clay County:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

31.0%
Kentucky:

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

22.1%
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
Other Government Administration 6$19,912$39,8240$0
Police Protection - Officers 16$78,419$58,8140$0
Streets and Highways 2$9,666$57,9960$0
Solid Waste Management 7$19,773$33,8970$0
Sewerage 20$73,690$44,2140$0
Water Supply 8$23,503$35,2550$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,642$31,7040$0
Totals for Government 60$227,605$45,5210$0

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $939,000 ($661.27)
    Water Utilities: $896,000 ($630.99)
    Police Protection: $499,000 ($351.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $340,000 ($239.44)
    Regular Highways: $203,000 ($142.96)
    Financial Administration: $105,000 ($73.94)
    General - Other: $95,000 ($66.90)
    Central Staff Services: $92,000 ($64.79)
    Fire Protection: $45,000 ($31.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($17.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $78,000 ($54.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $964,000 ($678.87)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($36.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,135,000 ($799.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $177,000 ($124.65)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,000,000 ($704.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $491,000 ($345.77)
    All Other: $21,000 ($14.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($11.97)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $107,000 ($75.35)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($17.61)
    Rents: $3,000 ($2.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,175,000 ($827.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $128,000 ($90.14)
  • Tax - Property: $276,000 ($194.37)
    NEC: $231,000 ($162.68)
    Public Utilities: $43,000 ($30.28)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,045,000 ($2144.37)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,295,000 ($911.97)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $222,000 ($156.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,194,000 ($2249.30)
    Other, NEC: $1,186,000 ($835.21)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $109,000 ($76.76)
    Water Utilities: $73,000 ($51.41)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,349,000 ($950.00)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,118,000 ($787.32)

3.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
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 Laurel County, KY  1.13% ($25,984 average AGI)
from Jackson County, KY  0.31% ($15,471)
from Fayette County, KY  0.22% ($20,833)


4.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.57%
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 Laurel County, KY  1.73% ($26,979 average AGI)
to Jackson County, KY  0.26% ($17,429)
to Leslie County, KY  0.24% ($28,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Manchester:

  • WWXL (1450 AM; 1 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: THE PROMISE PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKLB (1290 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: BARKER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKDP (1330 AM; 5 kW; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSR (970 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPAY)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WEKC (710 AM; daytime; 4 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: GERALD PARKS)
  • WHLN (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIC (1390 AM; 5 kW; HAZARD, KY)
  • WMIK (560 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manchester:

  • WTBK (105.7 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: MANCHESTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWLT (103.1 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WKDP-FM (99.5 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WYGE (92.3 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: ETHEL HUFF BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZQQ (97.9 FM; HYDEN, KY; Owner: LESLIE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMD (104.7 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: HAZARD BROADCASTING SERVICES)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTUK (105.1 FM; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEKH (90.9 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WRIL (106.3 FM; PINEVILLE, KY; Owner: PINE HILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWAG (107.9 FM; MCKEE, KY; Owner: DANDY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWEL (103.9 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: F.T.G. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJSN-FM (106.5 FM; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WEKX (102.7 FM; JELLICO, TN; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCTT-FM (107.3 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: ENCORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJC (102.1 FM; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INCORPORATED)
  • WVCT (91.5 FM; KEAVY, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Manchester:

  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYMT-TV (Channel 57; HAZARD, KY; Owner: WYMT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • W24BT (Channel 24; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKHA (Channel 35; HAZARD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WVTN-LP (Channel 48; CORBIN, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)
  • W33BK (Channel 33; CORBIN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Manchester, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents34
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:6
  • Fatalities20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents65
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents143
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons28
  • Fatalities100
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents245
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Manchester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $221,000Total costs
  • 42,101Total average daily traffic
  • 2,996Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Manchester)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Manchester, KY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manchester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH D55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11FF , Serial Number: TE-736, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): Caudill Construction Co Inc, 229 Price Hollow Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7EC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4720E , Serial Number: 7EC64, Year manufactured: 1950
    Registrant (Partnership): County Flying Club Clay, 201 Main Street, Manchester, KY 40962

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Manchester, KY
Most common first names in Manchester, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9574.3 years
James8672.6 years
Mary7779.6 years
William7472.8 years
Robert6573.4 years
Martha4781.0 years
Lucy4580.2 years
Henry4273.8 years
George4071.8 years
Gilbert3577.3 years
Most common last names in Manchester, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith28672.9 years
Jones8174.2 years
Bowling8071.3 years
Hacker7676.3 years
Sizemore7369.8 years
Roberts6274.4 years
Hubbard6067.7 years
Hensley6079.3 years
Hoskins5668.8 years
Wagers5072.5 years
Businesses in Manchester, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1Vans1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1

Manchester on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores"
  • #6 (40962) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States or American first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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