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Median resident age:  36.7 years
Kentucky median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 41055

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,422 (it was $27,083 in 2000)
Mays Lick:

$34,422
KY:

$41,724
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,307

Mays Lick CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,357 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Mays Lick:

$114,357
KY:

$120,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $150,809; Detached houses: $166,177; Townhouses or other attached units: $87,064; Mobile homes: $43,243

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Mays Lick races chart
  • White alone - 1,619 (93.4%)
  • Black alone - 71 (4.1%)
  • Hispanic - 32 (1.8%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.06%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Mays Lick: 158.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 898 feet




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According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mays Lick, Kentucky as of October 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Mays Lick to the number of sex offenders is 887 to 1.


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

Mays Lick CCD:  0.5% ($379)
Kentucky:  0.8% ($610)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (48.5 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (305.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Sardis, KY (2.3 miles) , Ewing, KY (2.6 miles ), Elizaville, KY (2.7 miles) , Maysville, KY (3.1 miles ), Flemingsburg, KY (3.1 miles ), Mount Olivet, KY (3.1 miles ), Germantown, KY (3.3 miles) , Aberdeen, OH (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 38.52 N, Longitude: 83.86 W

Area code: 606

Mays Lick household income distribution Mays Lick home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.7%
Kentucky:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (22%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Registered nurses (11%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Financial managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Average climate in Mays Lick, Kentucky

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Tornado activity:

Mays Lick-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Mays Lick place center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the place center injured 17 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mays Lick-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 87% 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 22.4 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 26.2 miles away from Mays Lick center
On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mason County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Mays Lick:

  • DAVITA - MAYSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MAYSVILLE, KY)
  • DCI - MAYSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MAYSVILLE, KY)
  • HOSPICE OF HOPE INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MAYSVILLE, KY)

Political contributions by individuals in Mays Lick, KY

Amtrak station near Mays Lick:

  • 11 miles: MAYSVILLE (W. FRONT ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mays Lick:

  • Morehead State University (about 33 miles; Morehead, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,875)
  • University of Cincinnati-Clermont College (about 43 miles; Batavia, OH; FT enrollment: 2,391)
  • National College-Lexington (about 46 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 2,647)
  • Northern Kentucky University (about 48 miles; Highland Heights, KY; FT enrollment: 10,543)
  • University of Kentucky (about 49 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,273)
  • Shawnee State University (about 49 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 3,573)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 50 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 6,449)

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Notable location: May's Lick Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

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

18.2%
Whole state:

15.8%

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

4.4%
Whole state:

6.6%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Mays Lick, KY


4 people in nursing homes in 2000

Mays Lick compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Mays Lick CCD (based on Mason County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.91%
Here68.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Catholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents30.8%24.4%10.6%10.1%9.5%
Congregations32.7%20.0%9.1%5.5%10.9%
NameChurch of the NazareneLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA) The Wesleyan ChurchOther
Adherents3.4%3.0%1.9%1.7%4.6%
Congregations1.8%1.8%5.5%1.8%10.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
This county:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Mason County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Mason County:

8.13 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Mason County:

8.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.9%
Kentucky:

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

16.0%
Kentucky:

15.9%

7.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,702 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Kentucky average:

6.98%

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:
from Lewis County, KY  0.83% ($28,460 average AGI)
from Brown County, OH  0.80% ($25,938)
from Fleming County, KY  0.73% ($30,909)


7.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,179 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
Kentucky average:

6.74%

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:
to Fleming County, KY  0.80% ($25,146 average AGI)
to Bracken County, KY  0.63% ($22,342)
to Fayette County, KY  0.62% ($28,135)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mays Lick:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFTM (1240 AM; 1 kW; MAYSVILLE, KY; Owner: STANDARD TABACCO CO.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFLE (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; FLEMINGSBURG, KY; Owner: FLEMING COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mays Lick:

  • WAOL (99.5 FM; RIPLEY, OH; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER, SR.)
  • WFTM-FM (95.9 FM; MAYSVILLE, KY; Owner: STANDARD TOBACCO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBVX (92.1 FM; CARLISLE, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WAGX (101.3 FM; MANCHESTER, OH; Owner: JEWELL SCHAEFFER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WFLE-FM (95.1 FM; FLEMINGSBURG, KY; Owner: FLEMING COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WIOK (107.5 FM; FALMOUTH, KY; Owner: HAMMOND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAXZ (97.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, OH; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER, SR.)
  • WCYN-FM (102.3 FM; CYNTHIANA, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCA (107.7 FM; OWINGSVILLE, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WRAC (103.1 FM; WEST UNION, OH; Owner: DREAMCATCHER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVXW (89.5 FM; WEST UNION, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mays Lick:

  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Matthew J Wallack, 6752 Us 68 (Lat: 38.499694 Lon: -83.849111), Type: 105.5, Overall height: 103.6 m
    Registrant: 3153763333, Mwallack@blvdllc.Com, 7383 UTICA BLVD
  • Matthew J Wallack, 6752 Us 68 (Lat: 38.499694 Lon: -83.849111), Type: 105.5, Overall height: 103.6 m
    Registrant: 3153763333, Mwallack@blvdllc.Com, 7383 UTICA BLVD

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WD4EKJ, Licensee ID: L01324299
    Grant Date: 09/18/2007, Expiration Date: 09/26/2017
    Registrant: Darrell T Ward, 6440 Ky 419, Mays Lick, KY 41055



Mays Lick on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and related occupations:"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Management occupations:"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
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