Shepherdsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 11,856 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +42.3%
Males: 5,875  (49.6%)
Females: 5,981  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40165.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,349 (it was $36,103 in 2000)
Shepherdsville:

$52,349
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,048 (it was $16,519 in 2000)

Shepherdsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,476 (it was $90,400 in 2000)
Shepherdsville:

$126,476
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Shepherdsville, KY (2013)

    Shepherdsville races chart
    • 10,45691.5%White alone
    • 3272.9%Hispanic
    • 3172.8%Black alone
    • 2372.1%Two or more races
    • 630.6%American Indian alone
    • 280.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Shepherdsville: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Shepherdsville, KY City Guides:

Ancestries: United States (36.1%), German (13.6%), Irish (10.5%), English (8.2%), Polish (2.9%), Italian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/21/1846

Elevation: 449 feet

Land area: 10.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,126 people per square mile   (low).

Shepherdsville,KY real estate house value index trend

Shepherdsville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Shepherdsville:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shepherdsville city:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

116 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Kentucky:

3.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,352 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,395 (0.9%)

Shepherdsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (16.8 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (286.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Fox Chase, KY (2.0 miles ), Hebron Estates, KY (2.2 miles ), Pioneer Village, KY (2.3 miles ), Brooks, KY (2.4 miles ), Hillview, KY (2.4 miles ), Hunters Hollow, KY (2.5 miles ), Hollyvilla, KY (2.7 miles ), Fairdale, KY (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 37.99 N, Longitude: 85.71 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,427 (+20.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,269 (23.3%)

Area code: 502

Shepherdsville household income distribution Shepherdsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Shepherdsville by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 10010010000
per 100,000 11.50.00.011.00.00.010.60.00.00.00.0
Rapes 65427769383
per 100,000 69.356.944.721.976.175.363.779.626.469.425.4
Robberies 441465381159
per 100,000 46.245.511.243.865.253.831.870.896.743.476.3
Assaults 23887141269101211
per 100,000 265.691.089.576.7152.2129.163.779.687.9104.093.3
Burglaries 867965908187661431048155
per 100,000 993.2898.2726.8986.5880.5936.2700.31,265.5914.5702.3466.6
Thefts 297310362408427333200215223232228
per 100,000 3,430.03,524.74,047.94,472.24,641.83,583.32,122.21,902.71,961.02,011.41,934.2
Auto thefts 2125241511191419223233
per 100,000 242.5284.3268.4164.4119.6204.5148.6168.1193.5277.4279.9
Arson 00300111201
per 100,000 0.00.033.50.00.010.810.68.817.60.08.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6) 381.9312.3299.3338.1377.9336.5246.8286.7231.8247.7199.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Shepherdsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 28 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Kentucky average:

1.93
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,452 (+70.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Shepherdsville, Kentucky average temperatures Shepherdsville, Kentucky average precipitation Shepherdsville, Kentucky humidity Shepherdsville, Kentucky wind speed Shepherdsville, Kentucky snowfall Shepherdsville, Kentucky sunshine Shepherdsville, Kentucky clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

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

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Shepherdsville city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shepherdsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 122.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from Shepherdsville 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 131.0 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 112.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.7 miles away from Shepherdsville center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bullitt County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shepherdsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Wayne Edwards - Busch series NASCAR driver (born: Jun 23, 1967), Charles Kurtsinger - Jockey.

Hospitals and medical centers in Shepherdsville:

  • FMC - SHEPHERDSVILLE (421 ADAM SHEPHERD PARKWAY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Shepherdsville:

  • GREEN MEADOWS HEALTH CARE CENTER 1 (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUNT WASHINGTON, KY)
  • WESLEY MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FILSON CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • REGENCY CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • MEADOWS ICF/MR (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MOUNT WASHINGTON, KY)
  • ESSEX NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • PARK TERRACE HEALTH CAMPUS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

airports located in Shepherdsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shepherdsville:

  • Sullivan University (about 16 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,129)
  • University of Louisville (about 16 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • Bellarmine University (about 16 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 19 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 19 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 22 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 26 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)

Public high schools in Shepherdsville:

  • BULLITT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,207, Location: 1330 HWY 44 E, Grades: 9-12)
  • NORTH BULLITT HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,065, Location: 3200 E HEBRON LN, Grades: 9-12)
  • RIVERVIEW OPPORTUNITY CENTER (Location: 383 HIGH SCHOOL DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • BULLITT ALTERNATIVE CENTER (Location: 381 HIGH SCHOOL DR, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Shepherdsville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Shepherdsville:

  • LITTLE FLOCK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 202, Location: 5500 N PRESTON HWY, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST ALOYSIUS GONZAGA ACADEMY (Students: 132, Location: 197 S PLUM ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Shepherdsville

Library in Shepherdsville:

  • BULLITT COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $2,932,207; Location: 127 NORTH WALNUT STREET; 150,763 books; 11,409 audio materials; 7,339 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 137 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Radio station: 93.9 FM WFBR, Mt. Washington, KY (Owner: First Baptist Church, Mt. Washington)

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Notable locations in Shepherdsville: Shepherdsville Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Shepherdsville Fire Department Station 1 (B), Southeast Bullitt Fire and Rescue (C), Shepherdsville Fire Department Station 2 (D), Bullitt County Emergency Medical Services (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Shepherdsville: Shepherdsville Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Maraman Cemetery (1), Hall Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Juvenile Court Clerk (Recreation Areas; 300 Buffalo Run Road), Paroquet Springs Conference Centre (395 Paraquet Springs Drive), Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest - Clermont (Clermont), Bullitt County Conference Centre (395 Paraquet Springs Drive), Shepherdsville-Bullitt County Tourist & Convention - Commission (395 Paraquet Springs Drive).

Hotels: Reservation Center (211 South Lakeview Drive), Country Inn-Ste Shepherdsville (400 Paroquet Springs Drive), Fairfield Inn Louisville South Shepherds (362 Brenton Way), Days Inn (Highway 44 East), Best Western South (211 Lakeview Drive), Baymont Inn & Suites - Louisville/Brooks (191 Brenton Way), Motel 6 (144 Paraquet Springs Drive), Holiday Inn Express (Brooks Road), Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Shepherdsville (400 Paraquet Springs Drive).

Courts: Juvenile Court Clerk (300 Buffalo Run), Kentucky State Of Louisville Area - District Court Clerk (300 Buffalo Run Road), Kentucky State Of Louisville Area - Circuit Court Clerk (300 Buffalo Run Road), Kentucky State Of Louisville Area - Bullitt County Offices- Court Of Justice- District Court C (Courthouse), Kentucky State Of Louisville Area - Circuit Court Judge (300 Buffalo Run Road), Kentucky State - Circuit Court Judge (300 Buffalo Run Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 92.6. This is worse than average.

City:

92.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.299. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.299
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.57. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.57
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.4%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.4% for Black residents, 0.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
265 people in state prisons in 2010
57 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
53 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Shepherdsville, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Shepherdsville (2011 data):

  • The Peoples Bank of Bullitt County: Buckman Street Branch, John Harper Highway Branch, The Peoples Bank Of Bullitt County. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $214.9 mil, Deposits: $183.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Inc. Of Bullitt County
  • PBI Bank: Bullitt County Bank Branch at 340 S Buckman Street, branch established on 1889/01/01; Conestoga Branch at 155 Conestoga Parkway, branch established on 2008/07/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,326.3 mil, headquarters in Louisville, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Porter Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Elizabethtown: Bullitt Branch at 395 North Buckman Street, branch established on 1959/01/01; Cedar Grove Branch at 1707 Cedar Grove Rd Suite 1, branch established on 2008/08/16. Info updated 2008/06/26: Bank assets: $1,228.8 mil, Deposits: $1,123.3 mil, headquarters in Elizabethtown, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Service Corporation
  • First Citizens Bank: Shepherdsville Branch at 4810 North Preston Highway, branch established on 2004/10/06. Info updated 2012/03/30: Bank assets: $316.3 mil, Deposits: $268.8 mil, headquarters in Elizabethtown, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Capital Bank Corporation
  • Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company: Shepherdsville Branch at 185 Adam Shepherd Parkway, branch established on 2006/09/05. Info updated 2011/11/29: Bank assets: $2,045.7 mil, Deposits: $1,643.0 mil, headquarters in Louisville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: S. Y. Bancorp, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Shepherdsville Branch at 262 Adam Shepherd Pkwy, branch established on 2007/01/22. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Republic Bank & Trust Company: Shepherdsville Branch at 438 Highway 44 East, branch established on 2007/10/30. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $3,310.3 mil, Deposits: $1,691.4 mil, headquarters in Louisville, KY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 38 total offices, Holding Company: Republic Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Shepherdsville city (based on Bullitt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,23962
Catholic3,0543
Mainline Protestant2,12310
Other2914
None49,612-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Bullitt County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Bullitt County:

31.1%
Kentucky:

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

14.8%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shepherdsville:

48.1%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.5%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shepherdsville:

12.4%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Shepherdsville:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Shepherdsville:

56.4%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Shepherdsville:

79.3%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shepherdsville, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,871$46,4520$0
Other Government Administration 9$16,834$22,4451$1,406
Police Protection - Officers 20$83,253$49,9520$0
Police - Other 1$2,655$31,8600$0
Firefighters 11$33,582$36,6357$6,020
Streets and Highways 3$9,776$39,1041$797
Sewerage 8$25,416$38,1240$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,410$40,9200$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$310
Totals for Government 54$178,797$39,73310$8,533

Shepherdsville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $960,000 ($80.97)
    Police Protection: $829,000 ($69.92)
    Sewerage: $758,000 ($63.93)
    Water Utilities: $553,000 ($46.64)
    Housing & Community Development: $391,000 ($32.98)
    Fire Protection: $160,000 ($13.50)
    Regular Highways: $113,000 ($9.53)
    Financial Administration: $50,000 ($4.22)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($2.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($4.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $842,000 ($71.02)
    Water Utilities: $562,000 ($47.40)
    Police Protection: $82,000 ($6.92)
    Fire Protection: $71,000 ($5.99)
    Central Staff: $23,000 ($1.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $601,000 ($50.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Shepherdsville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $915,000 ($77.18)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $753,000 ($63.51)
    All Other: $77,000 ($6.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($2.45)
    General Revenue, NEC: $26,000 ($2.19)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($0.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $598,000 ($50.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $1,000,000 ($84.35)
    Housing & Community Development: $250,000 ($21.09)
    All Other: $165,000 ($13.92)
    Highways: $113,000 ($9.53)
  • Tax - Property: $678,000 ($57.19)
    Individual Income: $527,000 ($44.45)
    Other Selective Sales: $410,000 ($34.58)
    Public Utilities: $124,000 ($10.46)
    NEC: $57,000 ($4.81)

Shepherdsville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,687,000 ($142.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,506,000 ($127.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $181,000 ($15.27)

Shepherdsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $355,000 ($29.94)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $588,000 ($49.60)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $236,000 ($19.91)

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

Here:

6.71%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, KY  4.00% ($34,667 average AGI)
from Nelson County, KY  0.28% ($28,139)
from Hardin County, KY  0.26% ($41,027)


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

Here:

6.27%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, KY  3.49% ($29,686 average AGI)
to Nelson County, KY  0.41% ($35,267)
to Spencer County, KY  0.20% ($32,561)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shepherdsville:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Shepherdsville:

  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W216BM (91.1 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WMJM (101.3 FM; JEFFERSONTOWN, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Shepherdsville:

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

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

See more detailed statistics of Shepherdsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 110m361ftTotal length
  • $3,009,000Total costs
  • 396,471Total average daily traffic
  • 66,992Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 71980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Shepherdsville, KY
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$127,77120$98,30098$128,3992$106,7901$204,52011$77,6655$47,998
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$107,9234$50,9439$131,4011$3,0200$01$30,1902$30,190
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$122,82812$39,99935$126,7473$40,0000$01$67,92011$35,059
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$59,6202$141,50529$148,1031$15,0900$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$121,1301$107,1704$137,3551$9,0600$01$73,2101$9,060

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$113,2053$153,457
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$140,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0207.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 160
  • Service Call: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Shepherdsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shepherdsville, KY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Shepherdsville, Kentucky:

  • Best Western Motel, 211 Lakeview Dr, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 543-7097
  • Comfort Inn & Pirates Bay Water Park, 191 Brenton Way, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 41065 , Phone: (502) 955-5566, Fax: (502) 955-5588
  • Super 8 Shepardsville, 275 Keystone Crossroads, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 543-8870, Fax: (502) 921-2123
  • Holiday Inn Express, 365 Brenton Way, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 439-7665, Fax: (502) 805-0804
  • Country Inn & Suites - Shepherdsville, 400 Paroquet Spgs, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 543-8400, Fax: (502) 543-8469
  • Sleep Inn & Suites, 130 Spg Pointe Dr, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 921-1001
  • Country Inn And Suites Louisville South, 400 Paroquet Springs Dr, Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165 , Phone: (502) 543-8400, Fax: (502) 543-8469
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Shepherdsville, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Arby's2McDonald's2
AutoZone1Motel 61
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Big O Tires1Penske1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
Circle K1SONIC Drive-In1
Comfort Inn1Sleep Inn1
Cracker Barrel1Subway3
Cricket Wireless1Super 81
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Days Inn1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS3
GNC1Waffle House2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kroger1White Castle1
Lane Furniture1YMCA1

Shepherdsville compared to Kentucky state average:

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

Shepherdsville on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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