North Corbin, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 1,773. Population change since 2000: +6.7%
Males: 931  (52.5%)
Females: 842  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40701.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,151 (it was $25,756 in 2000)
North Corbin:

$31,151
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,775 (it was $11,104 in 2000)

North Corbin CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $59,044 (it was $46,300 in 2000)
North Corbin:

$59,044
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $85,565; Detached houses: $112,505; Mobile homes: $26,141

Median gross rent in 2013: $542.

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  • Races in North Corbin, KY (2010)

    North Corbin races chart
    • 1,70896.3%White alone
    • 181.0%Hispanic
    • 160.9%Asian alone
    • 130.7%Two or more races
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in North Corbin: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (39.7%), German (15.0%), English (11.6%), Irish (10.0%), Ukrainian (4.5%), French (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 1.82 square miles.

Population density: 974 people per square mile   (low).

North Corbin,KY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in North Corbin:

  • High school or higher: 69.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Corbin CDP:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 14.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $504 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $261 (0.5%)

North Corbin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (68.8 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (77.2 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (388.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Corbin, KY (1.1 miles ), Gray, KY (2.6 miles ), Keavy, KY (2.7 miles ), Camp Ground, KY (2.9 miles ), Rockholds, KY (3.0 miles ), Cumberland Falls, KY (3.4 miles ), London, KY (3.4 miles ), Bush, KY (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.96 N, Longitude: 84.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 606

North Corbin household income distribution North Corbin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in North Corbin, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

North Corbin-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 17% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the North Corbin place center .

On 6/29/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Corbin-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 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.7 miles away from North Corbin 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 231.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from the city 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 191.1 miles away from North Corbin 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 214.4 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 Laurel County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near North Corbin:

  • CHRISTIAN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; CORBIN, KY)
  • CORBIN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CORBIN, KY)
  • THE HERITAGE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CORBIN, KY)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LONDON, KY)
  • SETON HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LONDON, KY)
  • BARBOURVILLE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BARBOURVILLE, KY)
  • LONDON DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; LONDON, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Corbin:

  • University of the Cumberlands (about 16 miles; Williamsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,585)
  • Somerset Community College (about 30 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 36 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 56 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 61 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 68 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)

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Notable location: West Knox Fire Department Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in North Corbin: Park Hill Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Resthaven Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Laurel 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 2.1 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 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 51.6%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

North Corbin compared to Kentucky state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Kentucky average:

12.3

North Corbin travel time to work - commute North Corbin mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (83%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for North Corbin CDP (based on Laurel County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,96380
Mainline Protestant1,5798
Catholic5121
Other3092
Black Protestant2902
None33,196-
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: 16
Laurel County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Laurel County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Laurel County:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

5.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Laurel County:

35.1%
Kentucky:

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

18.5%
State:

15.9%

5.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,221 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
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 Knox County, KY  0.77% ($24,252 average AGI)
from Whitley County, KY  0.68% ($28,915)
from Clay County, KY  0.49% ($26,979)


5.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
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 Whitley County, KY  0.72% ($26,861 average AGI)
to Knox County, KY  0.68% ($22,794)
to Fayette County, KY  0.35% ($32,403)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Corbin:

  • WKDP (1330 AM; 5 kW; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTT (680 AM; 1 kW; CORBIN, KY; Owner: ENCORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WEKC (710 AM; daytime; 4 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: GERALD PARKS)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKLB (1290 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: BARKER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEZJ (1440 AM; 3 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYWY (950 AM; 1 kW; BARBOURVILLE, KY; Owner: BARBOURVILLE-COMMNITY BROADC/G CO IN)
  • WFTG (1400 AM; 1 kW; LONDON, KY; Owner: F.T.G. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIK (560 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGWM (980 AM; 1 kW; LONDON, KY; Owner: WGWM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSR (970 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPAY)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Corbin:

  • WVCT (91.5 FM; KEAVY, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WCTT-FM (107.3 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: ENCORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKDP-FM (99.5 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYGE (92.3 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: ETHEL HUFF BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEKX (102.7 FM; JELLICO, TN; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEZJ-FM (104.3 FM; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLT (103.1 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WWEL (103.9 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: F.T.G. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIL (106.3 FM; PINEVILLE, KY; Owner: PINE HILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKKQ (96.1 FM; BARBOURVILLE, KY; Owner: BARBOURVILLE COMMUNITY B/NG CO.INC.)
  • WTBK (105.7 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: MANCHESTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WLLK (93.9 FM; BURNSIDE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCTU (105.9 FM; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: STAIR COMPANY, INC)
  • WTHL (90.5 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WSEK (97.1 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTUK (105.1 FM; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHAY (105.9 FM; WHITLEY CITY, KY; Owner: TIM LAVENDER)

TV broadcast stations around North Corbin:

  • WVTN-LP (Channel 48; CORBIN, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)
  • W39CK (Channel 20; CORBIN, KY; Owner: DEREK RAY EUBANKS)
  • W33BK (Channel 33; CORBIN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WOBZ-LP (Channel 9; EAST BERNSTADT, ETC., KY; Owner: ANDREA JOY KESLER)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • $156,000Total costs
  • 68,758Total average daily traffic
  • 4,900Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • East Side Of I-75, 1.3 Miles North Of Us 25e, 2 Miles North Of (Lat: 36.995917 Lon: -84.106056), Structure height: 88 m, Call Sign: KNKN940, Licensee ID: L00233205
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Rural Cellular Corporation

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Gerald F Robinette, Off Of Queen Road (Lat: 36.968306 Lon: -84.090111), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRIVE, SUITE 1200
  • Gerals F Robinette, Off Of Queen Road (Lat: 36.968306 Lon: -84.090111), Type: 57.9, Structure height: 21125 m, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRIVE, SUITE 1200

North Corbin on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Rail transportation"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other health and personal care stores"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health technologists and technicians"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Music stores"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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