Olive Hill, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 1,616 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.9%
 
Males: 771  (47.7%)
Females: 845  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 41164.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,093 (it was $22,958 in 2000)
Olive Hill:

$31,093
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,328 (it was $12,628 in 2000)

Olive Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,136 (it was $52,400 in 2000)
Olive Hill:

$81,136
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $100,344; Detached houses: $97,822; Mobile homes: $101,337

Median gross rent in 2013: $538.

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  • Races in Olive Hill, KY (2010)

    Olive Hill races chart
    • 1,56197.6%White alone
    • 171.1%Two or more races
    • 150.9%Hispanic
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Olive Hill: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Olive Hill, KY collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (17.7%), Irish (15.1%), German (13.6%), English (10.6%), Scottish (4.3%), Dutch (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/24/1884

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 2.01 square miles.

Population density: 806 people per square mile   (low).

Olive Hill,KY real estate house value index trend

Olive Hill, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Olive Hill:

  • High school or higher: 72.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olive Hill city:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

31 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Olive Hill, Kentucky as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Olive Hill to the number of sex offenders is 122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $479 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $366 (0.5%)

Olive Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (40.9 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (74.2 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (341.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Upper Tygarts, KY (2.3 miles ), Grahn, KY (2.5 miles ), Carter, KY (2.8 miles ), Grayson, KY (3.6 miles ), Laurel-Petersville, KY (3.7 miles ), Sandy Hook, KY (3.8 miles ), Willard, KY (4.0 miles ), Isonville, KY (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,300
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $78,900
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $88,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $41,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.30 N, Longitude: 83.17 W

Area code: 606

Olive Hill household income distribution Olive Hill home values distribution

Crime rates in Olive Hill by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.054.90.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0010400300
per 100,000 0.00.054.40.0220.10.00.0186.30.00.0
Assaults 4121200001
per 100,000 221.554.6108.954.9110.10.00.00.00.063.5
Burglaries 11241432654157
per 100,000 609.1109.2217.7768.01,761.1329.7284.4248.4939.8444.7
Thefts 133137592115133416
per 100,000 719.8163.8707.7384.03,247.11,153.8853.2807.52,130.31,016.5
Auto thefts 3622531211
per 100,000 166.1327.5108.9109.7275.2164.856.9124.262.763.5
Arson N/A000N/A00000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.0) 134.353.494.1138.2378.185.861.0120.3162.493.2

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Crime rate in Olive Hill detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Kentucky average:

1.94

Olive Hill tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.8%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+0.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Olive Hill, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olive Hill-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the Olive Hill city center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the city center injured 17 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olive Hill-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 79% 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 42.3 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 39.8 miles away from Olive Hill 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 255.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 265.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 178.4 miles away from Olive Hill 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 257.3 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 Carter County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olive Hill topographic map

Birthplace of: Tom T. Hall - Country singer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Olive Hill:

  • FMC - NA OF GRAYSON (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; GRAYSON, KY)
  • CARTER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GRAYSON, KY)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MOREHEAD (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOREHEAD, KY)

Airports located in Olive Hill:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olive Hill:

  • Morehead State University (about 16 miles; Morehead, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,523)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 31 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Shawnee State University (about 32 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 41 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Marshall University (about 42 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 48 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Southern State Community College (about 69 miles; Hillsboro, OH; FT enrollment: 2,418)

Public high school in Olive Hill:

Public elementary/middle schools in Olive Hill:

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Notable location: Olive Hill Volunteer Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bens Run (A), Cory Branch (B), Winding Bridge Branch (C), Henderson Branch (D), Mill Branch (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Carroll's Inn (US60 East), Spanish Manor Inn (US60 East).

Carter 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 2012 was 59.9. This is better than average.

City:

59.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.22
U.S.:

9.14

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

OLIVE HILL MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS (Population served: 6,192, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-05-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-17-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-03-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-03-2007), St Formal NOV issued (APR-03-2007)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2005)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-26-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2005)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.0%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Olive Hill, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Olive Hill compared to Kentucky state average:

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

Banks with branches in Olive Hill (2011 data):

  • The Commercial Bank of Grayson: Olive Hill Branch at Tom T. Hall Boulevard, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $166.0 mil, Deposits: $137.4 mil, headquarters in Grayson, KY, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Grayson Bancshares Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Grayson: Depot Branch at 168 Railroad St, branch established on 1990/02/13. Info updated 2009/08/19: Bank assets: $216.5 mil, Deposits: $193.0 mil, headquarters in Grayson, KY, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First Grayson Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Olive Hill, Kentucky:

  • Carroll's Motel, US 60 E, Olive Hill, KY 41164 , Phone: (606) 286-4141
  • Carter Caves Lodge BLDG, Rt 5, Olive Hill, KY 41164 , Phone: (606) 286-4411
  • Parks Dept, RR 5 Box 1120, Olive Hill, KY 41164 , Phone: (606) 286-4411, Fax: (606) 286-8165
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Olive Hill, Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.5
Kentucky average:

12.3

Olive Hill travel time to work - commute Olive Hill mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Olive Hill city (based on Carter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,26950
Mainline Protestant6668
Black Protestant1831
Other1571
Catholic1021
None20,343-
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
Carter County:

3.28 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Carter County:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Carter County:

33.8%
Kentucky:

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

17.9%
State:

15.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

Olive Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,490,000 ($922.03)
    Water Utilities: $579,000 ($358.29)
    Police Protection: $319,000 ($197.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $169,000 ($104.58)
    Sewerage: $157,000 ($97.15)
    Regular Highways: $145,000 ($89.73)
    Gas Utilities: $141,000 ($87.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $77,000 ($47.65)
    Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($29.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($22.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $59,000 ($36.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $30,000 ($18.56)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($11.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $326,000 ($201.73)

Olive Hill government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $341,000 ($211.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $136,000 ($84.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $71,000 ($43.94)
    Rents: $60,000 ($37.13)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,773,000 ($1097.15)
    Water Utilities: $777,000 ($480.82)
    Gas Utilities: $153,000 ($94.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $64,000 ($39.60)
    Highways: $52,000 ($32.18)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $185,000 ($114.48)
    Property: $146,000 ($90.35)
    Other License: $6,000 ($3.71)

Olive Hill government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,467,000 ($907.80)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,418,000 ($877.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $49,000 ($30.32)

Olive Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $172,000 ($106.44)

4.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,313 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
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 Boyd County, KY  0.68% ($32,780 average AGI)
from Rowan County, KY  0.39% ($32,676)
from Greenup County, KY  0.35% ($36,774)


4.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Boyd County, KY  0.88% ($29,494 average AGI)
to Rowan County, KY  0.67% ($26,068)
to Greenup County, KY  0.30% ($33,923)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olive Hill:

  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WNXT (1260 AM; 5 kW; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • WMOR (1330 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olive Hill:

  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WUGO (102.3 FM; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBMK (88.5 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOKE (98.3 FM; GARRISON, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WFLE-FM (95.1 FM; FLEMINGSBURG, KY; Owner: FLEMING COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WQXX (106.1 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)
  • WIVY (96.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOHP (88.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLKS-FM (102.9 FM; WEST LIBERTY, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)
  • WNXT-FM (99.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN B/C OF PORTSMOUTH, INC.)
  • W215AV (90.9 FM; SOUTH PORTSMOUTH, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WZZZ (107.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF PORTSMOUTH 2, INC.)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKS-FM (104.9 FM; VANCEBURG, KY; Owner: BROWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Olive Hill:

  • WKMR (Channel 38; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • Olive Hill, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents143
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons28
  • Fatalities100
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents245
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Olive Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Olive Hill)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Olive Hill, KY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Ault, 6.9 Mi S Of Olive Hill Near The Intersection Of Ky504 And Dewey Garris Road (Lat: 38.204694 Lon: -83.168333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPXC410
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Terry E Estes
    Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, 1554 St. Paul Street, Denver, CO 80206, Phone: (303) 840-2878, Fax: (303) 840-1028, Email:
  • 504 W, Lat: 38.203056 Lon: -83.193889, Type: Tank, Structure height: 18.9 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQLD736
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/16/2009, Expiration Date: 12/16/2019, Certifier: Bernie Mcdaniel
    Registrant: Megawi, LLC, 12090 Hwy 504, Olive Hill, KY 41164, Phone: (606) 783-1479, Fax: (606) 738-5590, Email:
  • BIGGS HILL, 6.0 Miles Ne Of Olive Hill (Lat: 38.342556 Lon: -83.084611), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KYC61
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.20 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/22/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/10/1997
    Registrant: Gte South Inc, Mc Hqbo7a12, Irving, TX 75015-2210

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Olive Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4505X , Serial Number: 32R-7680022, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 10/22/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Brandon T Hamilton, Po Box 1346, Olive Hill, KY 41164
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7836N , Serial Number: 28-5291, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/30/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy S Dixon, 725 Taylor Holw, Olive Hill, KY 41164
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8317X , Serial Number: 17248817, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne Russell Collins, 425 Jordan Ct, Olive Hill, KY 41164
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8437X , Serial Number: 17248937, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Jay F Collins, 534 Orchard Ave, Olive Hill, KY 41164

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Olive Hill

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Olive Hill, KY
Most common first names in Olive Hill, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10672.8 years
John6974.6 years
William6269.8 years
Mary5978.5 years
Charles5269.5 years
George3475.4 years
Robert3475.6 years
Earl2876.1 years
Roy2774.5 years
Paul2674.1 years
Most common last names in Olive Hill, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kiser6075.9 years
Barker5670.8 years
Sparks4874.3 years
Henderson4771.2 years
Holbrook4577.2 years
Mcglone4577.6 years
Carroll4374.8 years
Stamper3778.2 years
Boggs3671.0 years
Bond3673.7 years
Businesses in Olive Hill, KY
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Nike1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
McDonald's1Subway1

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Broadcasting and telecommunications"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life, physical, and social science technicians"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Paper and paper product merchant wholesalers"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Physicians and surgeons"
  • #88 (41164) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Unclassified or not reported first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #92 (41164) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States or American first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
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