Mount Washington, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 12,246 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +44.3%
Males: 6,102  (49.8%)
Females: 6,144  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip codes: 40047.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $67,680 (it was $43,813 in 2000)
Mount Washington:

$67,680
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,766 (it was $18,495 in 2000)

Mount Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $168,266 (it was $102,400 in 2000)
Mount Washington:

$168,266
KY:

$135,600

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $185,774; Detached houses: $193,949; Townhouses or other attached units: $149,990; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $175,338; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $87,526; Mobile homes: $6,456

Median gross rent in 2016: $572.

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  • Races in Mount Washington, KY (2010)

    Mount Washington races chart
    • 8,75996.1%White alone
    • 1471.6%Hispanic
    • 981.1%Two or more races
    • 540.6%Black alone
    • 400.4%Asian alone
    • 100.1%American Indian alone
    • 70.08%Other race alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mount Washington: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (34.0%), German (11.8%), Irish (10.9%), English (10.0%), European (4.3%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/22/1833

Elevation: 688 feet

Land area: 5.34 square miles.

Population density: 2,293 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Washington,KY real estate house value index trend

Mount Washington, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Mount Washington:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Washington city:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

79 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kentucky:

3.5%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Mount Washington, Kentucky as of March 24, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Washington to the number of sex offenders is 590 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,719 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,593 (0.9%)

Mount Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (16.5 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (285.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Heritage Creek, KY (2.1 miles ), Hebron Estates, KY (2.5 miles ), Pioneer Village, KY (2.6 miles ), Hillview, KY (2.7 miles ), Fox Chase, KY (2.8 miles ), Hunters Hollow, KY (2.8 miles ), Highview, KY (2.8 miles ), Spring Mill, KY (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 38.05 N, Longitude: 85.55 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,773 (-33.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 977 (13.4%)

Area code: 502

Mount Washington household income distribution Mount Washington home values distribution

Crime rates in Mount Washington by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0111212421133
per 100,000 0.011.411.58.116.28.116.143.621.710.78.224.221.2
Robberies 1330111920124
per 100,000 11.534.234.50.08.18.18.198.021.70.08.216.228.2
Assaults 1533245422334
per 100,000 11.557.034.524.316.232.240.343.621.721.324.724.228.2
Burglaries 31434244366250907640333532
per 100,000 357.8490.0483.2356.7291.4499.4402.8980.4822.8426.6271.2282.8226.0
Theft 671017880108109124141108867094156
per 100,000 773.31,150.9897.4648.6874.2878.0998.91,535.91,169.2917.1575.2759.51,101.5
Auto thefts 911171218171175513919
per 100,000 103.9125.3195.697.3145.7136.988.676.354.153.3106.872.7134.2
Arson N/A000N/A11000101
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.0N/A8.18.10.00.00.08.20.07.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.6) 75.7121.1111.870.185.696.398.6209.2136.883.664.585.1101.7

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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 Mount Washington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 19 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Kentucky average:

2.04
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,995 (+54.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Mount Washington, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Washington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the Mount Washington city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Washington-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% 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 129.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from Mount Washington 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 137.2 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 121.3 miles away from the city 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 128.0 miles away from Mount Washington center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 91.5 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 Bullitt County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Washington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Washington:

  • MEADOWS ICF/MR (210 MEADOWS DRIVE)
  • GREEN MEADOWS HEALTH CARE CENTER 1 (310 BOXWOOD RUN ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mount Washington:

  • WESLEY MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FILSON CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • REGENCY CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FMC - EAST LOUISVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FRANCISCAN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WESTMINSTER TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • DAVITA - MEADOWS EAST (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Washington:

  • Sullivan University (about 14 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,129)
  • Bellarmine University (about 15 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 16 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • University of Louisville (about 17 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 18 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 26 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 30 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

Public high school in Mount Washington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Mount Washington:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Radio station: WFBR, 93.9 FM, www.reach93.org, owner: First Baptist Church Mt Washington

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

Cemeteries: Perkins Cemetery (1), Hell Cemetery (2), Highland Memorial Gardens Cemetery (3), Mount Washington Cemetery (4), Saint Francis Cemetery (5), Showalter Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Fairfield Inn by Marriott (362 Burnt Sienna Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.1. This is worse than average.

City:

93.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.299. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.299
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.49. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.49
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.0%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
113 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Mount Washington, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Mount Washington (2011 data):

  • The Peoples Bank: at 201 North Bardstown Road, branch established on 1909/01/01; Mount Washington Drive In Branch at 415 Oakbrooke Drive, branch established on 2000/03/13. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $84.6 mil, Deposits: $74.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Crossroads Bancorp, Inc.
  • Citizens Union Bank of Shelbyville: Mount Washington Branch at 375 Oakbrooke Drive, branch established on 2007/10/15. Info updated 2010/06/16: Bank assets: $595.2 mil, Deposits: $497.4 mil, headquarters in Shelbyville, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Lea M. Mcmullan Trust
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Mt. Washington Ky Branch at 153 Oakbrooke Circle, branch established on 2007/04/23. 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
  • The Peoples Bank of Bullitt County: Mount Washington Branch at 100 South Bardstown Road, branch established on 1986/09/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $214.9 mil, Deposits: $183.9 mil, headquarters in Shepherdsville, KY, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Inc. Of Bullitt County
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Elizabethtown: Mt. Washington Branch at 279 N. Bardstown Road, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2008/06/26: Bank assets: $1,228.8 mil, Deposits: $1,123.3 mil, headquarters in Elizabethtown, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Service Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Mt. Washington Kroger Branch at 234 Eastbrooke Parkway, branch established on 2009/11/11. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • First Citizens Bank: Mt. Washington Branch at 157 East Brooke Court, branch established on 2007/06/30. Info updated 2012/03/30: Bank assets: $316.3 mil, Deposits: $268.8 mil, headquarters in Elizabethtown, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Capital Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Kentucky average:

11.9

Mount Washington travel time to work - commute Mount Washington mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Mount Washington city (based on Bullitt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,23962
Catholic3,0543
Mainline Protestant2,12310
Other2914
None49,612-
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: 9
Bullitt County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Bullitt County:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Bullitt County:

31.1%
Kentucky:

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

14.8%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.1%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.5%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Mount Washington:

28.4
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mount Washington:

32.5%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

54.4%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.9%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Washington, 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
Financial Administration 1$4,222$50,6640$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,130
Police Protection - Officers 15$76,267$61,0140$0
Police - Other 1$3,932$47,1840$0
Sewerage 4$17,110$51,3300$0
Water Supply 15$54,910$43,9280$0
Totals for Government 36$156,441$52,1478$5,130

Mount Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,555,000 ($208.64)
    Sewerage: $1,249,000 ($101.99)
    Police Protection: $1,209,000 ($98.73)
    Central Staff Services: $652,000 ($53.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $547,000 ($44.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $115,000 ($9.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $476,000 ($38.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $753,000 ($61.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,483,000 ($121.10)

Mount Washington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,524,000 ($124.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $620,000 ($50.63)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($0.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $213,000 ($17.39)
    Interest Earnings: $176,000 ($14.37)
    Rents: $101,000 ($8.25)
    Sale of Property: $49,000 ($4.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,719,000 ($222.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $80,000 ($6.53)
  • Tax - Property: $852,000 ($69.57)
    Individual Income: $496,000 ($40.50)
    Public Utilities Sales: $156,000 ($12.74)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $108,000 ($8.82)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $56,000 ($4.57)
    Other License: $54,000 ($4.41)

Mount Washington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,911,000 ($972.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,701,000 ($955.50)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,000 ($17.15)

Mount Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $157,000 ($12.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $768,000 ($62.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $243,000 ($19.84)

6.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
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 Jefferson County, KY  4.00% ($34,667 average AGI)
from Nelson County, KY  0.28% ($28,139)
from Hardin County, KY  0.26% ($41,027)


6.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.27%
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 Jefferson County, KY  3.49% ($29,686 average AGI)
to Nelson County, KY  0.41% ($35,267)
to Spencer County, KY  0.20% ($32,561)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Washington:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFIA (900 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBRT (1320 AM; 1 kW; BARDSTOWN, KY; Owner: CBC OF NELSON COUNTY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Washington:

  • W216BM (91.1 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WMJM (101.3 FM; JEFFERSONTOWN, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WRKA (103.1 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Washington:

  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Mount Washington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mount Washington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Ky Rt 660 2.2 Km W Of Ky Rt 660 And Ky Rt 1319 Int (Lat: 38.067278 Lon: -85.501333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPPU677
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2000, Expiration Date: 01/19/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2005, Certifier: Dan CroweRegistrant: Us Filter Control Systems, 3770 N Dunlap St, Arden Hills, MN 55112, Fax: (651) 481-8297
  • Hubbards Ln Tank (Lat: 38.054778 Lon: -85.516333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42 m, Call Sign: WPQK552
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.712 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2015, Expiration Date: 08/17/2025, Certifier: Ronnie FickRegistrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • Lat: 38.047417 Lon: -85.548833, Call Sign: WQNE706
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, 72.1800 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 01/11/2021, Certifier: Tammy EllisRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 38.047139 Lon: -85.547333, Call Sign: WQNH403
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.412 MHz, 456.412 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Karen NuttRegistrant: Radioland, Inc., 1421 Lexington Rd., Louisville, KY 40206, Phone: (502) 589-4214, Fax: (502) 589-4276, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Washington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RX 8 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 35777 , Serial Number: RX8-3014, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 07/27/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Charles Samuel Jr Brown, 655 Flatlick Rd, Mount Washington, KY 40047
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RX 8 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3581D , Serial Number: RX8-3023, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 07/27/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Charles S Jr Brown, 655 Flatlick Rd, Mount Washington, KY 40047
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1(PT17) (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52688 , Serial Number: 75-1803, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Charles N Patterson, 183 Blackberry Cir, Mount Washington, KY 40047
  • Aircraft: ENNIS CHARLES HAYDEN JR VANS RV-6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60CE , Serial Number: 22558, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Charles H Ennis, 725 Stringer Ln, Mount Washington, KY 40047
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 806HA , Serial Number: 17266669, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Givens Aviation LLC, 230 Rocky Hollow Ln, Mount Washington, KY 40047
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9335H , Serial Number: 17266093, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 10/28/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): Air Dogs LLC, Po Box 1466, Mount Washington, KY 40047

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$148,69921$135,295112$145,4914$62,5386$102,8531$6,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$135,9900$06$168,5351$32,5400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$152,6333$104,21035$149,2502$36,5651$108,2801$35,950
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$157,8302$151,58523$156,3320$01$64,2300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$145,6340$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0203.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$162,8634$169,283
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$160,8102$177,830
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0203.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Mount Washington, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7571.3 years
James6571.0 years
Mary5678.1 years
Robert3366.8 years
John3374.4 years
Joseph3168.2 years
Charles2870.7 years
George2377.0 years
Elizabeth1878.5 years
Edward1768.2 years
Most common last names in Mount Washington, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Owen3080.6 years
Moore2775.1 years
Smith2376.4 years
Gentry1877.1 years
Cox1672.1 years
Brown1664.8 years
Harris1680.0 years
Hall1671.5 years
Hardin1468.4 years
Porter1377.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Mount Washington, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Arby's1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kroger1

Mount Washington compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Mount Washington on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Management of companies and enterprises (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 23 pilots and 65 other airmen in this city.
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