Midway, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 1,811 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.8%
 
Males: 758  (41.9%)
Females: 1,053  (58.1%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 40347.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,866 (it was $50,909 in 2000)
Midway:

$59,866
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,798 (it was $24,528 in 2000)

Midway city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $179,721 (it was $104,800 in 2000)
Midway:

$179,721
KY:

$141,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $861.

March 2019 cost of living index in Midway: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.2%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.6% for Black residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Midway, KY (2017)
    • 1,43585.1%White alone
    • 915.4%Black alone
    • 875.2%Hispanic
    • 553.3%Two or more races
    • 100.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (23.2%), Irish (14.0%), English (12.0%), German (8.8%), Scotch-Irish (5.9%), European (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/17/1846

Elevation: 789 feet

Land area: 1.09 square miles.

Population density: 1,659 people per square mile   (low).

Midway, Kentucky map

82 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

This city:

4.9%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,445 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $975 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (13.2 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (300.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Versailles, KY (2.7 miles ),
Georgetown, KY (2.9 miles ),
Stamping Ground, KY (2.9 miles ),
Frankfort, KY (3.2 miles ),
Peaks Mill, KY (3.6 miles ),
Fayette, KY (3.6 miles ),
Lexington-Fayette, KY (3.6 miles ),
Lawrenceburg, KY (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.15 N, Longitude: 84.68 W

Area code: 859

Distribution of median household income in Midway, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Midway, KY in 2017
Midway satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +325 (+25.1%).
Most common industries in Midway, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.7%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.2%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Health care (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.7%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Midway, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)

Average climate in Midway, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Midway, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.5. This is about average.

City:

62.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.0391. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0391
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.06
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0714. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0714
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.73
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Midway-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Midway city center killed 4 people and injured 122 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 tornado 27.8 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Midway-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 40.4 miles away from Midway 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 175.1 miles away from Midway 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 43.8 miles away from Midway 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 179.4 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 169.0 miles away from Midway 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) earthquake occurred 173.2 miles away from Midway 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 Woodford County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Landslides: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Midway topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Midway:

  • FMC - LEXINGTON NORTH (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; LEXINGTON, KY)
  • GEORGETOWN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GEORGETOWN, KY)
  • BLUEGRASS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; VERSAILLES, KY)
  • WOODFORD MEMORIAL HOSP (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; VERSAILLES, KY)
  • DAVITA - VERSAILLES DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; VERSAILLES, KY)
  • CARDINAL HILL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LEXINGTON, KY)
  • CARDINAL HILL REHABILITATION UNIT (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEXINGTON, KY)

College/University in Midway:

  • Midway College (Full-time enrollment: 1,296; Location: 512 E. Stephens St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.midway.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Midway:

  • Kentucky State University (about 11 miles; Frankfort, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,112)
  • University of Kentucky (about 13 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 14 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 36 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Sullivan University (about 54 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 56 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Bellarmine University (about 56 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)

Public elementary/middle school in Midway:

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Notable location: Midway City Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Davey Whitney - Basketball player and coach, Paul Noel - Basketball player, Robert A. Alexander - Horse breeder.

Woodford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

MIDWAY MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS (Population served: 2,168, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2013)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.2%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
181 people in college/university student housing in 2010
138 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Midway (2011 data):

  • United Bank & Trust Company: Midway Branch at 206 North Gratz Street, branch established on 1948/04/26. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $582.2 mil, Deposits: $422.6 mil, headquarters in Versailles, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Capital Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Midway:

Marital status in Midway, KY
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 46.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Midway:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Midway
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Midway, KY (based on Woodford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,90730
Mainline Protestant3,83715
Catholic1,7631
Black Protestant2442
Other-1
None9,188-
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: 2
This county:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Woodford County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
This county:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Woodford County:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.8%
Kentucky:

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

15.3%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.2%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.9%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Midway:

28.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Midway:

20.5%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Midway:

6.9
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.6%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Midway:

58.6%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Midway:

79.6%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Midway, KY Residents
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 7$510$8740$0
Solid Waste Management 3$6,253$25,0121$1,665
Sewerage 2$4,721$28,3260$0
Financial Administration 2$5,939$35,6340$0
Firefighters 0$0 12$1,410
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$17,423$14,93413$3,075

Midway government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $432,000 ($238.54)
    Sewerage: $301,000 ($166.21)
    Central Staff Services: $262,000 ($144.67)
    Regular Highways: $156,000 ($86.14)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $112,000 ($61.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $108,000 ($59.64)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($40.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000 ($30.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($3.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $902,000 ($498.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $42,000 ($23.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $248,000 ($136.94)

Midway government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $299,000 ($165.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $105,000 ($57.98)
    Other: $40,000 ($22.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $249,000 ($137.49)
    Rents: $23,000 ($12.70)
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000 ($1.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $445,000 ($245.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $35,000 ($19.33)
    Other: $9,000 ($4.97)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $341,000 ($188.29)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $145,000 ($80.07)
    Property: $116,000 ($64.05)
    Public Utilities Sales: $51,000 ($28.16)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000 ($11.04)
    Corporation Net Income: $16,000 ($8.83)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($2.21)

Midway government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,715,000 ($9229.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,076,000 ($8876.86)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,000,000 ($3313.09)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,000,000 ($3313.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $639,000 ($352.84)

Midway government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $745,000 ($411.37)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,073,000 ($3353.40)

8.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fayette County, KY  2.80% ($54,633 average AGI)
from Jessamine County, KY  0.54% ($48,964)
from Franklin County, KY  0.51% ($38,923)


7.29% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fayette County, KY  2.28% ($42,848 average AGI)
to Franklin County, KY  0.70% ($33,239)
to Scott County, KY  0.39% ($51,550)

Strongest AM radio stations in Midway:

  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLXG (1300 AM; 3 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • 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.)
  • WFKY (1490 AM; 1 kW; FRANKFORT, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCGW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Midway:

  • WBTF (107.9 FM; MIDWAY, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WRVG-FM (89.9 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: GEORGETOWN COLLEGE)
  • WKQQ (100.1 FM; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMXL (94.5 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCDA (106.3 FM; VERSAILLES, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WLXO (96.1 FM; STAMPING GROUND, KY; Owner: CLARITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WKED-FM (103.7 FM; FRANKFORT, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTO (102.5 FM; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRB (95.3 FM; WILMORE, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WGKS (96.9 FM; PARIS, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRFL (88.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: UN OF KENTUCKY BD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WKYL (102.1 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, KY; Owner: DAVENPORT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W202AZ (88.3 FM; FRANKFORT, KY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Midway:

  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WKON (Channel 52; OWENTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

Midway fatal accident list:

Nov 1, 2013 00:20 AM, Us-421, Sr-341, Lat: 38.157964, Lon: -84.678136, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
May 16, 2011 09:12 PM, Us-62, Lat: 38.152142, Lon: -84.665753, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 2002 01:57 PM, Us-421, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 23, 2000 10:38 PM, I-64, Lat: 38.159818, Lon: -84.677631, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 180ft / 55.4mTotal length
  • $4,032,000Total costs
  • 310,842Total average daily traffic
  • 44,473Total average daily truck traffic
  • 271,556Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Midway, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 171970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Midway, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1.2 Mi Se On Us 62 (Lat: 38.126472 Lon: -84.680500), Call Sign: KNDD454, Licensee ID: L00014358,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.465 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/1997, Expiration Date: 09/28/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Registrant: West, R Smiser:west, Kathryn:west Jr, Robert S Dba Waterford Farm, Midway, KY 40347, Phone: (606) 846-4417
  • Old Frankfort Pike 1 Mi W Of Us 62 (Lat: 38.130083 Lon: -84.716333), Call Sign: WST883, Licensee ID: L00115557,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, Grant Date: 02/07/2000, Expiration Date: 03/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2005, Registrant: Nantura Farms, 1180 Old Frankfort Pike, Midway, KY 40347-9735, Phone: (606) 846-4219
  • Lat: 38.161667 Lon: -84.664417, Call Sign: WRAC914,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.012 MHz, 469.012 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.362 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2017, Expiration Date: 10/12/2027, Certifier: Grace Hockley, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LEX-036, 1132 Georgetown Road (Lat: 38.168889 Lon: -84.672778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQJE535,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22610.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2008, Expiration Date: 08/11/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2016, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Midway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1842G , Serial Number: 585, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 11/28/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin B Prewitt, 7282 Georgetown Rd, Midway, KY 40347
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6909F , Serial Number: 15063509, Airworthiness Date: 03/16/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 10/14/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin R Cosgriff, 118 N Winter Ct, Midway, KY 40347
  • Aircraft: MAULE MXT-7-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92308 , Serial Number: 14031C, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 08/04/2000
    Registrant (Individual): David P Phillips, 1839 E Leestown Rd, Midway, KY 40347
    Deregistered: Yes

Most common first names in Midway, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3673.1 years
James2870.3 years
Mary2680.2 years
John2675.8 years
Charles1475.1 years
George1078.4 years
Robert1073.2 years
Richard878.8 years
Nellie875.7 years
Elizabeth876.5 years
Most common last names in Midway, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1676.9 years
Thomas1577.7 years
Smith1374.4 years
Johnson1277.3 years
Mitchell1186.1 years
Wilson1077.7 years
Yeary883.8 years
Campbell874.8 years
Mcdaniel876.5 years
Lacefield880.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Midway, KY
  • 70.2%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Midway, KY
  • 79.2%Electricity
  • 18.5%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Midway compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Midway on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
There are 5 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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