Reidland, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 4,491. Population change since 2000: +3.2%
Males: 1,929  (43.0%)
Females: 2,562  (57.0%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42003.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,982 (it was $48,341 in 2000)
Reidland:

$57,982
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,090 (it was $22,120 in 2000)

Reidland CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $120,817 (it was $105,500 in 2000)
Reidland:

$120,817
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $564.

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  • Races in Reidland, KY (2010)

    Reidland races chart
    • 4,23394.3%White alone
    • 972.2%Black alone
    • 591.3%Hispanic
    • 501.1%Two or more races
    • 370.8%Asian alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Reidland: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (17.5%), United States (15.4%), Irish (13.7%), German (12.5%), Scotch-Irish (5.8%), Scottish (5.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.80 square miles.

Population density: 936 people per square mile   (low).

Reidland,KY real estate house value index trend

Reidland, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Reidland:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reidland CDP:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

76 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.7%
Kentucky:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $952 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $692 (0.5%)

Reidland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (71.6 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (114.0 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (337.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ledbetter, KY (1.7 miles ), Farley, KY (1.9 miles ), Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY (1.9 miles ), Hendron, KY (2.7 miles ), Paducah, KY (2.7 miles ), Lone Oak, KY (2.9 miles ), Massac, KY (3.0 miles ), Calvert City, KY (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 37.01 N, Longitude: 88.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

Reidland household income distribution Reidland home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Reidland, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Reidland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/4/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Reidland place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 25.6 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reidland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 73% 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 105.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 56.9 miles away from Reidland center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.8 miles away from the city 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 129.9 miles away from Reidland center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 36.0 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 McCracken County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reidland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Reidland:

  • FMC - SOUTH PADUCAH (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • PURCHASE DISTRICT HHA (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • CHARTER BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYS PADUCAH (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • RIVERFRONT TERRACE HLTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • LOURDES HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • LOURDES HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF PADUCAH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reidland:

  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 9 miles; Paducah, KY; Full-time enrollment: 4,107)
  • Murray State University (about 30 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 51 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 58 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 60 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • John A Logan College (about 60 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)
  • Bethel University (about 61 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)

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Notable locations in Reidland: Reidland Fire Station (A), Hendron Fire Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Genevieve (A). Display/hide its location on the map

McCracken County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 88.2. This is about average.

City:

88.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.102
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.42
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.809. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.809
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.1%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Reidland, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Reidland 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Reidland (2011 data):

  • The Paducah Bank and Trust Company: Reidland Branch at 5540 Reidland Road, branch established on 1968/02/01. Info updated 2010/06/17: Bank assets: $534.1 mil, Deposits: $423.1 mil, headquarters in Paducah, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Paducah Bank Shares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reidland CDP (based on McCracken County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant35,84796
Mainline Protestant6,10623
Catholic4,3084
Black Protestant93610
Other8004
None17,568-
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: 13
McCracken County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
McCracken County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Here:

10.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
McCracken County:

28.2%
Kentucky:

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

13.9%
State:

15.9%

6.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
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 Marshall County, KY  0.57% ($37,355 average AGI)
from Graves County, KY  0.47% ($32,026)
from Massac County, IL  0.38% ($33,463)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,234 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Marshall County, KY  0.61% ($30,987 average AGI)
to Graves County, KY  0.49% ($34,090)
to Livingston County, KY  0.34% ($46,812)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reidland:

  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WDXR (1450 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WMOK (920 AM; 1 kW; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WNTX (750 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BROOKPORT, IL; Owner: DANIEL S. STRATEMEYER)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WRKY (1130 AM; 3 kW; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reidland:

  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCCK (95.7 FM; CALVERT CITY, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND DBA FREELAND BROADCASTING)
  • WLIE-FM (94.3 FM; GOLCONDA, IL; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WREZ (105.5 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WLLE (94.7 FM; MAYFIELD, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS KY, LLC)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WKBG (102.1 FM; CLINTON, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKMS-FM (91.3 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFGE (103.7 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WVHM (90.5 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGCF (89.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BUSINESSMEN'S ASSOC, INC.)
  • WTRT (88.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAAJ (89.7 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGKY (95.9 FM; WICKLIFFE, KY; Owner: WICKLIFE RENTAL PROPERTIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Reidland:

  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WQWQ-LP (Channel 9; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WKMU (Channel 21; MURRAY, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 34m112ftTotal length
  • 87,350Total average daily traffic
  • 16,772Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Reidland Rd & I24 (Lat: 37.002556 Lon: -88.532278), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPJV578
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/18/1996, Expiration Date: 11/18/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2002, Certifier: Donnie Shreve
    Registrant: Lao, 1270 Fairfield Rd Ste 13, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 337-9157

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Reidland on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Chemicals"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations:"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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