Paintsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 4,283 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 1,950  (45.5%)
Females: 2,333  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 41240.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,915 (it was $25,259 in 2000)
Paintsville:

$26,915
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,683 (it was $15,876 in 2000)

Paintsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $114,975 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
Paintsville:

$114,975
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $411.

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  • Races in Paintsville, KY (2010)

    Paintsville races chart
    • 3,39098.0%White alone
    • 361.0%Two or more races
    • 130.4%Hispanic
    • 90.3%Asian alone
    • 50.1%Black alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Paintsville: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (29.0%), English (19.4%), Irish (11.8%), German (9.7%), Scotch-Irish (5.9%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/05/1843

Land area: 5.26 square miles.

Population density: 815 people per square mile   (low).

Paintsville,KY real estate house value index trend

Paintsville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Paintsville:

  • High school or higher: 74.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paintsville city:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 21.4%

95 residents are foreign born (0.4% Africa).

This city:

2.3%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Paintsville, Kentucky as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Paintsville to the number of sex offenders is 687 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,101 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $665 (0.7%)

Paintsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (46.3 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (93.3 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (380.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oil Springs, KY (1.9 miles ), Auxier, KY (2.4 miles ), Nippa, KY (2.6 miles ), Prestonsburg, KY (3.2 miles ), Flatgap, KY (3.3 miles ), Dwale, KY (3.7 miles ), Allen, KY (3.8 miles) , Risner-Bull Creek, KY (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $191,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $157,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $153,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $245,600
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $106,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.81 N, Longitude: 82.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,170 (+77.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 376 (32.3%)

Area code: 606

Paintsville household income distribution Paintsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Paintsville 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 0000002200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.048.257.40.00.0
Robberies 1200224123
per 100,000 24.648.50.00.048.547.396.328.757.672.8
Assaults 2234243210
per 100,000 49.348.571.995.848.594.772.357.428.80.0
Burglaries 1491312161222241211
per 100,000 344.9218.2311.5287.4388.3284.0529.9689.1345.5266.8
Thefts 13012777767863931227179
per 100,000 3,202.83,079.51,845.21,819.91,893.21,490.82,239.93,502.72,044.31,916.1
Auto thefts 13981071110661
per 100,000 320.3218.2191.7239.5169.9260.3240.8172.3172.824.3
Arson N/A010N/A01000
per 100,000 N/A0.024.00.0N/A0.024.10.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.0) 176.7163.1113.5118.8127.5120.8206.3242.8129.3107.8

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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 Paintsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.4%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -257 (-5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Paintsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Paintsville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 61.5 miles away from the Paintsville city center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Paintsville-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 67.6 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 62.7 miles away from Paintsville 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 279.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 64.5 miles away from Paintsville center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 153.2 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 Johnson County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Fires: 2, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Paintsville topographic map

Birthplace of: John Pelphrey - College basketball player, Benjamin F. Stapleton - Politician, Crystal Gayle - (born 1951), country music singer, Willie Blair - Baseball player, Ovie Scurlock - Jockey.

Hospitals and medical centers in Paintsville:

  • PAUL B HALL REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 625 JAMES S TRIMBLE BOULEVARD)
  • FMC - PAINTSVILLE (620 JEFFERSON AVE)
  • JOHNSON - MAGOFFIN HHA (630 JAMES TRIMBLE BOULEVARD)
  • MOUNTAIN MANOR OF PAINTSVILLE (1025 EUCLID AVENUE)

Airports located in Paintsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paintsville:

  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 9 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,660)
  • Morehead State University (about 43 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 45 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Marshall University (about 47 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Shawnee State University (about 65 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)

Public high schools in Paintsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Paintsville:

Private elementary/middle school in Paintsville:

  • OUR LADY THE MOUNTAINS SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 405 3RD ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Paintsville

Library in Paintsville:

  • JOHNSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $697,097; Location: 444 MAIN STREET; 44,236 books; 1,769 audio materials; 617 video materials; 68 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 63 print serial subscriptions; 951 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Paintsville: City of Paintsville Fire Department Station 2 (A), Paintsville Fire / Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blackberry Branch (A), Turner Branch (B), Tays Branch (C), Stave Branch (D), Lick Fork (E), Jennys Creek (F), Preston Branch (G), Paint Creek (H), Flat Rock Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Ramada Inn (624 James Trimble Boulevard), Budget Inn Express (USHighway 321 South).

Courts: Kentucky State - Circuit Court Clerk (230 Court Street), Johnson County - Fiscal Court PVA Office (338 2nd Street), Kentucky State - Commonwealth Attorney Ofc Court St (230 Court Street), Adm Office Of Courts Family Court (908 3rd Street), Kentucky State - Administrative Offices Of The Courts- Court Designated Wo (230 Court Street), Johnson County Fiscal Court (908 3rd Street), Kentucky State - Regional Court Administrator (230 Court Street), Johnson County - Court Clerk (Court House), Adm Office Of Courts Court Designated Worker (908 3rd Street).

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

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

PAINTSVILLE MUNICIPAL WATER WORKS (Population served: 19,587, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2014)
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.3%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 64.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 59.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.4%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.4%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Paintsville in 2010:

  • 105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Paintsville in 2000:

  • 141 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 123 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 112 people in nursing homes
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in other group homes

Paintsville, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Paintsville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Paintsville (2011 data):

  • The First Commonwealth Bank of Prestonsburg, Inc.: Family Bank Branch at 232 Main Street, branch established on 1936/06/01; Paintsville Mayo Plaza Branch at 601 N Mayo Trail, branch established on 2009/06/30. Info updated 2011/05/20: Bank assets: $310.9 mil, Deposits: $226.6 mil, headquarters in Prestonsburg, KY, positive income, 13 total offices, Holding Company: First Prestonsburg Bancshares, Inc.
  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Mayo Branch at 440 North Mayo Trail, branch established on 2001/03/19; Suburban Branch at 603 South Mayo Trail, branch established on 1971/01/18. Info updated 2008/01/10: Bank assets: $2,753.2 mil, Deposits: $2,223.1 mil, headquarters in Charleston, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 68 total offices, Holding Company: City Holding Company
  • Citizens National Bank of Paintsville: Citizens National Bank Of Paintsvill at 620 Broadway Avenue, branch established on 1910/01/01; Mayo Shopping Plaza Branch at Route 23-460 By-Pass, branch established on 1978/11/15. Info updated 2007/09/25: Bank assets: $554.7 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Corporation
  • Community Trust Bank, Inc.: Paintsville Wal-Mart Branch at 470 North Mayo Trail, branch established on 2005/01/26. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $3,573.0 mil, Deposits: $2,890.4 mil, headquarters in Pikeville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 80 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Paintsville Main Branch at 300 North Mayo Trail, branch established on 1994/11/28. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Paintsville, Kentucky:

  • Carriage House Motor Inn, James Trimble Blvd, Paintsville, KY 41240 , Phone: (606) 789-4242
  • Days Inn, US 23 By-pass, Paintsville, KY 41240 , Phone: (606) 789-3551
  • Starfire Motel, US 23 By Pass, Paintsville, KY 41240 , Phone: (606) 789-5341
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Paintsville, Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.1
Kentucky average:

12.3

Paintsville travel time to work - commute Paintsville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Paintsville city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,97751
Mainline Protestant9254
Catholic3251
Other3162
None16,813-
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: 4
Johnson County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Johnson County:

5.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

36.3%
Kentucky:

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

19.6%
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
Financial Administration 2$5,202$31,2120$0
Other Government Administration 7$20,222$34,6662$806
Police Protection - Officers 11$24,780$27,0330$0
Firefighters 9$28,230$37,6400$0
Streets and Highways 9$18,330$24,4400$0
Solid Waste Management 10$17,908$21,4900$0
Parks and Recreation 9$17,554$23,4053$2,646
Housing and Community Development(Local) 15$35,798$28,6381$1,236
Other and Unallocable 28$72,798$31,1995$5,282
Totals for Government 100$240,822$28,89911$9,970

Paintsville government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,656,000 ($386.64)
    General - Other: $258,000 ($60.24)
    Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($10.97)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,326,000 ($543.08)
    Gas Utilities: $2,326,000 ($543.08)
    Central Staff Services: $1,677,000 ($391.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,379,000 ($321.97)
    Sewerage: $1,163,000 ($271.54)
    Health - Other: $730,000 ($170.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $620,000 ($144.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $553,000 ($129.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $530,000 ($123.75)
    Police Protection: $477,000 ($111.37)
    Regular Highways: $446,000 ($104.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($20.08)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Housing and Community Development: $30,000 ($7.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $2,707,000 ($632.03)
    Central Staff Services: $888,000 ($207.33)
    Regular Highways: $187,000 ($43.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $111,000 ($25.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $103,000 ($24.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000 ($17.28)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($6.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,707,000 ($865.51)

Paintsville government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,325,000 ($309.36)
    All Other: $660,000 ($154.10)
    Housing and Community Development: $603,000 ($140.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $585,000 ($136.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $264,000 ($61.64)
    Parking Facilities: $20,000 ($4.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $742,000 ($173.24)
    Water Utilities: $486,000 ($113.47)
    All Other: $459,000 ($107.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $109,000 ($25.45)
    Interest Earnings: $103,000 ($24.05)
    General Revenue, NEC: $64,000 ($14.94)
    Sale of Property: $34,000 ($7.94)
    Rents: $30,000 ($7.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,650,000 ($618.73)
    Gas Utilities: $2,650,000 ($618.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $1,265,000 ($295.35)
    All Other: $415,000 ($96.89)
    General Local Government Support: $279,000 ($65.14)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,251,000 ($292.08)
    Other Selective Sales: $626,000 ($146.16)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $498,000 ($116.27)
    Property: $475,000 ($110.90)
    Public Utilities Sales: $288,000 ($67.24)
    Other License: $67,000 ($15.64)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $3,000 ($0.70)

Paintsville government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,230,000 ($1688.07)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,418,000 ($1498.48)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,750,000 ($408.59)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,750,000 ($408.59)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,424,000 ($332.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $612,000 ($142.89)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $485,000 ($113.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,964,000 ($692.04)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,422,000 ($565.49)

5.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,753 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
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 Floyd County, KY  1.11% ($35,273 average AGI)
from Martin County, KY  0.40% ($44,714)
from Lawrence County, KY  0.39% ($20,852)


4.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
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 Floyd County, KY  0.75% ($28,923 average AGI)
to Lawrence County, KY  0.46% ($22,250)
to Fayette County, KY  0.45% ($28,419)

Strongest AM radio stations in Paintsville:

  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSIP (1490 AM; 1 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: S.I.P. BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDOC (1310 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 5 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRLV (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SALYERSVILLE, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paintsville:

  • WKLW-FM (94.7 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: B & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSIP-FM (98.9 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: SIP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • W207AO (89.3 FM; PAINTSVILLE-VAN LEAR, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INC.)
  • WXKZ-FM (105.3 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: ADAM GEARHEART D/B/A WXLR-FM)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; HAROLD, KY; Owner: ADAM D GEARHEART)
  • WMDJ-FM (100.1 FM; ALLEN, KY; Owner: FLOYD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRLV-FM (106.5 FM; SALYERSVILLE, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZQQ (97.9 FM; HYDEN, KY; Owner: LESLIE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; VIRGIE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJMD (104.7 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: HAZARD BROADCASTING SERVICES)
  • WVKM (106.7 FM; MATEWAN, WV; Owner: THREE STATES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Paintsville:

  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
Paintsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Paintsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 155m509ftTotal length
  • $3,208,000Total costs
  • 101,614Total average daily traffic
  • 11,021Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11980-1989
  • 141990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Paintsville, KY

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Paintsville, KY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Paintsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • JOHN GRAY AIRCRAFT SALES INC, Po Box 1689, Paintsville, KY 41240
    Certificate: D001133 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 04/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/23/2010

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92415 , Serial Number: 18260191, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1969
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ronald F Belhasen, 330 2nd St, Paintsville, KY 41240, Other Owners: Charles K Belhasen
  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9263S , Serial Number: M-1756, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/16/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Highland Aviation Inc., Po Box 388, Paintsville, KY 41240

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 15

Incident types - Paintsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paintsville, KY
Most common first names in Paintsville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7667.2 years
John5472.1 years
Mary5278.9 years
Charles4370.8 years
William3572.5 years
Robert2766.5 years
Paul1968.6 years
George1976.2 years
Anna1673.4 years
Ruth1578.9 years
Most common last names in Paintsville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Castle8676.1 years
Vanhoose7272.5 years
Williams4676.4 years
Conley4377.3 years
Ward4271.3 years
Preston4278.3 years
Davis3572.6 years
Blair3575.6 years
Adams2975.4 years
Meade2571.4 years
Businesses in Paintsville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1Lowe's1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1Maurices1
Curves1McDonald's2
Dairy Queen1Papa John's Pizza1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut1
Fashion Bug1RadioShack1
FedEx2Ramada1
Goodwill1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Sears1
Hardee's1Subway1
Jones New York1Taco Bell1
KFC1UPS2
Kmart1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

Paintsville on our top lists:

  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other healthcare support occupations"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)"
  • #48 (41240) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States or American first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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