Shively, Kentucky

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Population in 2019: 15,689 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.5%
 
Males: 7,322  (46.7%)
Females: 8,367  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 40216.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,748 (it was $31,422 in 2000)
Shively:

$40,748
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,852 (it was $17,574 in 2000)

Shively city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $116,813 (it was $83,900 in 2000)
Shively:

$116,813
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $231,759; detached houses: $237,582; townhouses or other attached units: $241,397; in 2-unit structures: $344,859; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $168,724; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,939; mobile homes: $31,814

Median gross rent in 2019: $724.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shively: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.4%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Black residents, 42.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.6% for other race residents, 32.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Shively, KY (2019)
    • 8,80256.0%Black alone
    • 5,84337.2%White alone
    • 7925.0%Hispanic
    • 3742.4%Two or more races
    • 610.4%Asian alone
    • 120.08%Other race alone
    • 60.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Shively, Kentucky as of August 10, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shively is 7,870 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Shively by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(13.0)
1
(6.4)
2
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
2
(13.0)
6
(38.9)
2
(12.9)
1
(6.4)
1
(6.4)
5
(31.6)
2
(12.6)
1
(6.3)
5
(31.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(65.2)
3
(19.2)
3
(18.5)
3
(17.8)
5
(30.1)
11
(71.6)
7
(45.4)
9
(58.0)
1
(6.4)
9
(57.2)
10
(63.3)
10
(63.2)
5
(31.5)
9
(56.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
50
(326.1)
85
(544.1)
97
(598.4)
56
(333.0)
64
(385.3)
47
(305.8)
55
(356.6)
66
(425.5)
48
(306.3)
49
(311.4)
60
(379.7)
36
(227.4)
23
(144.9)
21
(132.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(163.1)
22
(140.8)
35
(215.9)
22
(130.8)
22
(132.5)
24
(156.2)
16
(103.7)
16
(103.2)
16
(102.1)
23
(146.2)
18
(113.9)
17
(107.4)
26
(163.8)
19
(119.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
249
(1,624)
197
(1,261)
256
(1,579)
227
(1,350)
197
(1,186)
259
(1,685)
221
(1,433)
178
(1,148)
153
(976.5)
154
(978.8)
144
(911.4)
115
(726.5)
87
(548.0)
65
(410.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
367
(2,394)
453
(2,900)
517
(3,189)
424
(2,521)
408
(2,456)
387
(2,518)
382
(2,477)
397
(2,559)
405
(2,585)
348
(2,212)
381
(2,411)
410
(2,590)
379
(2,387)
344
(2,171)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
107
(697.9)
104
(665.8)
131
(808.1)
79
(469.8)
85
(511.8)
74
(481.5)
55
(356.6)
77
(496.4)
74
(472.3)
103
(654.7)
129
(816.5)
128
(808.6)
112
(705.5)
122
(770.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(19.6)
2
(12.8)
N/A2
(11.9)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
City-Data.com crime index474.0477.1565.0373.3400.4463.5469.8442.9339.7390.5476.2384.6304.3349.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Shively, KY

Crime rate in Shively detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 36 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Kentucky average:

1.63
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Ancestries: American (9.1%), English (4.8%), German (4.7%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/00/1938

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 4.63 square miles.

Population density: 3,386 people per square mile   (average).

Shively, Kentucky map

705 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

4.5%
Kentucky:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,048 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $834 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (4.4 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (270.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

St. Dennis, KY (1.2 miles ),
Pleasure Ridge Park, KY (1.8 miles ),
Louisville, KY (2.1 miles ),
Parkway Village, KY (2.1 miles ),
Audubon Park, KY (2.2 miles ),
Lynnview, KY (2.4 miles ),
Valley Station, KY (2.5 miles ),
Fairdale, KY (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.19 N, Longitude: 85.82 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,519 (-16.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 519 (7.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 502

Distribution of median household income in Shively, KY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Shively, KY in 2019
Shively satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Historical population in Shively, KY
Historical housing units in Shively, KY
Most common industries in Shively, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.4%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Utilities (3.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.2%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Shively, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)

Average climate in Shively, Kentucky

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Shively, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 89.1. This is worse than average.

City:

89.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.285. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.285
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.598. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.598
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.89
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Shively-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Shively city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 225 people.

Earthquake activity:

Shively-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 117% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 113.7 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 101.8 miles away from Shively center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 113.7 miles away from Shively 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 120.1 miles away from Shively center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 107.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.9 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 Jefferson County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Mudslides: 3, Landslides: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Explosion: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shively topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shively:

  • SUMMERFIELD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • ROCKFORD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • GEORGETOWN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • STS MARY AND ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • STS MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • HAZELWOOD CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • BRIARWOOD HEALTH AND REHAB CTR. (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Amtrak station near Shively:

  • 9 miles: LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSONVILLE (JEFFERSONVILLE, 500 WILLINGER LANE) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shively:

  • University of Louisville (about 4 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 16,640)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 6 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Bellarmine University (about 7 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 8 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Sullivan University (about 9 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 11 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Shively: Dixie Suburban Fire Department (A), Shively Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Shively Center Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Shively include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), Shively Heights Baptist Church (B), Shively Church of Christ (C), Saint Stephen United Church of Christ (D), Saint Helen Catholic Church (E), Rockford Lane Baptist Church (F), River of Life Church of God of Prophecy (G), Ralph Avenue Baptist Church (H), Parkview United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Louisville Memorial Park (1), Stowers Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cane Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Shively: Shively Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
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: 0.2% of all households
280 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
270 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Shively:

Marital status in Shively, KY
  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 36.2%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

For population 25 years and over in Shively:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Shively
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shively, KY (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant180,149384
Catholic120,62060
Mainline Protestant48,598129
Black Protestant35,30570
Other19,94758
Orthodox1,1803
None335,297-
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: 127
This county:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
Jefferson County:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 195
This county:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 486
This county:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

10.6%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

27.6%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.4%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shively:

48.8%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shively:

44.7%
Kentucky:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
Kentucky:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Shively:

20.2%
Kentucky:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shively:

13.3%
Kentucky:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Shively:

6.8
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Shively:

35.7%
Kentucky:

33.8%

General health condition:
Shively:

53.5%
Kentucky:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.4%
Kentucky:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shively, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 21$108,588$62,0503$5,142
Firefighters 20$118,514$71,1083$4,888
Solid Waste Management 15$58,644$46,9150$0
Police - Other 5$20,673$49,6150$0
Financial Administration 2$9,111$54,6660$0
Sewerage 1$3,811$45,7320$0
Other Government Administration 1$6,944$83,3280$0
Totals for Government 65$326,285$60,2376$10,030

Shively government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,883,000 ($183.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,954,000 ($124.55)
    Central Staff Services: $1,041,000 ($66.35)
    Regular Highways: $899,000 ($57.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $478,000 ($30.47)
    Financial Administration: $174,000 ($11.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $107,000 ($6.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $225,000 ($14.34)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($4.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($1.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,153,000 ($328.45)

Shively government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $94,000 ($5.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $158,000 ($10.07)
    Rents: $48,000 ($3.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $277,000 ($17.66)
    Highways: $230,000 ($14.66)
    General Local Government Support: $31,000 ($1.98)
  • Tax - Property: $2,940,000 ($187.39)
    Individual Income: $2,703,000 ($172.29)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $2,221,000 ($141.56)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $676,000 ($43.09)
    Corporation Net Income: $646,000 ($41.18)
    Public Utilities Sales: $166,000 ($10.58)
    Other License: $7,000 ($0.45)

Shively government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,148,000 ($1921.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,381,000 ($1617.76)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,989,000 ($381.73)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $5,408,000 ($344.70)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,767,000 ($303.84)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $581,000 ($37.03)

Shively government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,408,000 ($344.70)

5.23% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,733 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($356 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.02%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bullitt County, KY  0.37% ($42,579 average AGI)
from Oldham County, KY  0.25% ($63,903)
from Clark County, IN  0.23% ($39,209)


5.50% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($418 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.04%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bullitt County, KY  0.45% ($47,332 average AGI)
to Oldham County, KY  0.32% ($95,469)
to Clark County, IN  0.26% ($43,758)

Businesses in Shively, KY

  • McDonald's: 1
  • Payless: 1
  • Rite Aid: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shively:

  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WFIA (900 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAVG (1450 AM; 1 kW; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: SUNNYSIDE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTMT (620 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: JEFFERSON B/CASTING CMPANY, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shively:

  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXMA (102.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WFIA-FM (94.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WJZL (93.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WMJM (101.3 FM; JEFFERSONTOWN, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WRKA (103.1 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZKF (98.9 FM; SALEM, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Shively:

  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Shively fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 69.4mTotal length
  • $9,259,000Total costs
  • 1,632,482Total average daily traffic
  • 122,786Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,263,111Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Shively, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 251970-1979
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Shively, KY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shively)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 3930 Park Dr (Lat: 38.200639 Lon: -85.808306), Call Sign: KAW361,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/15/2004, Registrant: City Of Shively, 3930 Park Dr, Shively, KY 40216
  • 4622 Dixie Hwy (Lat: 38.175833 Lon: -85.821389), Call Sign: WQBC844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 09/21/2004, Expiration Date: 09/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • McDonald\'s #1250, 4622 Dixie Hwy (Lat: 38.175833 Lon: -85.821389), Call Sign: WQUM245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.2400 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 464.012 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.087 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 08/14/2014, Expiration Date: 08/14/2024, Certifier: Laura Nicholson, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 251-9161, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SHIVELY, 1620 Bernheim Ln (Lat: 38.218889 Lon: -85.785278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 50.3 m, Overall height: 52.4 m, Call Sign: WMJ816,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/29/2020, Expiration Date: 02/01/2031, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • LV0014, 1006 Brookline Avenue (Lat: 38.175000 Lon: -85.777500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQAV662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17890.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2004, Expiration Date: 08/16/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th St., Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA4LRD, Licensee ID: L00310186, Grant Date: 01/06/2021, Expiration Date: 03/26/2031, Certifier: Joseph J Fuchs, Registrant: Joseph J Fuchs, 2300 Crums Lane, Shively, KY 40216

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ZENAIR LTD CH 2000 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6252U, N6252U, N-6252U, Serial Number: 20-0006, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 10/31/2006
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gene A Haag, 2134 Middle Ln, Shively, KY 40216, Other Owners: Betty J Haag
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42771, N42771, N-42771, Serial Number: 15082, Year manufactured: 1945
    Registrant (Individual): Robert S Roehrig, 1613 Hausman Ave, Shively, KY 40216
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/05/2019

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 5 partial tracts)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED72$94,43562$72,663204$89,01920$30,0853$1,075,67359$66,443
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$94,6582$64,83014$88,0752$27,4550$01$46,870
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$97,20715$65,662163$92,98730$33,4411$229,09014$57,861
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$74,9915$48,49473$97,1834$52,6750$04$44,940
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$109,1400$019$99,8892$57,1500$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.01 , 0125.03, 0126.01, 0126.03, 0126.04, 0128.01, 0128.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$90,9603$80,7930$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$84,8000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$77,8300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$79,5801$97,2601$97,260

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.01 , 0125.03, 0126.01, 0126.03, 0126.04, 0128.01, 0128.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Shively, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Shively, KY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 18. The highest number of reported fires - 90 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Shively, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.2%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (30.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Shively, KY
    • 12941.2%Structure Fires
    • 9430.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 8527.2%Outside Fires
    • 51.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shively, KY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shively, KY
  • 83.8%Utility gas
  • 15.8%Electricity
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shively, KY
  • 56.9%Electricity
  • 37.8%Utility gas
  • 3.7%Other fuel
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Shively compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Shively on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 2,000 householders)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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