Smithland, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 289 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -27.9%
Males: 150  (52.0%)
Females: 139  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

48.1 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42081.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,323 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Smithland:

$32,323
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,052 (it was $16,751 in 2000)

Smithland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $70,500 (it was $53,300 in 2000)
Smithland:

$70,500
KY:

$141,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $83,454; detached houses: $90,895; mobile homes: $42,555

Median gross rent in 2017: $736.

March 2019 cost of living index in Smithland: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.1%
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  • Races in Smithland, KY (2010)
    • 29798.7%White alone
    • 20.7%Two or more races
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Smithland, Kentucky as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Smithland is 102 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (23.3%), English (17.5%), Irish (14.6%), European (13.6%), German (5.8%), Dutch (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/08/1843

Elevation: 344 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 467 people per square mile   (low).

Smithland, Kentucky map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $779 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $214 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (70.4 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (113.5 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (327.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Burna, KY (2.8 miles ),
Calvert City, KY (2.8 miles ),
Ledbetter, KY (2.9 miles ),
Gilbertsville, KY (3.1 miles ),
Reidland, KY (3.3 miles ),
Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY (3.4 miles ),
Farley, KY (3.4 miles ),
Dycusburg, KY (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 37.14 N, Longitude: 88.40 W

Area code: 270

Distribution of median household income in Smithland, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Smithland, KY in 2017
Smithland satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+4.4%).
Most common industries in Smithland, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (6.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.8%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (5.1%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Smithland, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.8%)
  • Lawyers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (9.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Lawyers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.6%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (10.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (9.0%)
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)

Average climate in Smithland, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Smithland, Kentucky average temperatures Smithland, Kentucky average precipitation Smithland, Kentucky humidity Smithland, Kentucky wind speed Smithland, Kentucky snowfall Smithland, Kentucky sunshine Smithland, Kentucky clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.102
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.186. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.186
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Smithland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Smithland city center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

On 3/4/1964, a category F4 tornado 21.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Smithland-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 95.1 miles away from Smithland 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 62.4 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 67.8 miles away from the city 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 88.1 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 119.7 miles away from Smithland 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 45.0 miles away from Smithland 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 Livingston County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Smithland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Smithland:

  • RIVERFRONT TERRACE HLTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF PADUCAH (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • FMC - SOUTH PADUCAH (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • PURCHASE DISTRICT HHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)
  • LIVINGSTON HOSPITAL AND HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; SALEM, KY)
  • SALEM SPRINGLAKE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SALEM, KY)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH PADUCAH Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; PADUCAH, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smithland:

  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 16 miles; Paducah, KY; Full-time enrollment: 4,107)
  • Murray State University (about 37 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 52 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 54 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • John A Logan College (about 57 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 61 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 61 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)

Public high school in Smithland:

Public elementary/middle school in Smithland:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Smithland: Livingston County Ambulance Service (A), Smithland Fire and Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Courts: Livingston County - County Court Clerk (335 Court Street), Livingston County - Circuit Court Clerk (335 Court Street).

Birthplace of: Samuel H. Piles - Politician.

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

SMITHLAND WATER & SEWER (Population served: 882, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-28-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.3%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.9%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.5% of all households
37 people in nursing homes in 2000
15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Smithland:

Marital status in Smithland, KY
  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

For population 25 years and over in Smithland:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Kentucky average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Smithland, KY (based on Livingston County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,51927
Mainline Protestant78711
Black Protestant1781
Catholic1011
Other1-
None3,933-
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: 2
This county:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Livingston County:

9.36 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Livingston County:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

30.5%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Livingston County:

12.3%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Smithland:

64.8%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Smithland:

66.7%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Smithland:

26.9
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.3%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.4
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Smithland:

37.1%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

68.6%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.1%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Smithland, 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
Water Supply 3$5,359$21,4360$0
Financial Administration 1$1,710$20,5200$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$7,069$21,2070$0

Smithland government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($380.62)
    Sewerage: $77,000 ($266.44)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($183.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($72.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $34,000 ($117.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $14,000 ($48.44)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($10.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($3.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $84,000 ($290.66)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($13.84)

Smithland government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $59,000 ($204.15)
    Other: $7,000 ($24.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $21,000 ($72.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($3.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $84,000 ($290.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $28,000 ($96.89)
    Highways: $9,000 ($31.14)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($24.22)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($20.76)
  • Tax - Property: $46,000 ($159.17)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $21,000 ($72.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000 ($13.84)

Smithland government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,000 ($262.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,000 ($190.31)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,000 ($72.66)

Smithland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $93,000 ($321.80)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smithland:

  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDXR (1450 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMOK (920 AM; 1 kW; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WNTX (750 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BROOKPORT, IL; Owner: DANIEL S. STRATEMEYER)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWLK (900 AM; 1 kW; EDDYVILLE, KY; Owner: TILENT, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smithland:

  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WREZ (105.5 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WMJL-FM (102.7 FM; MARION, KY; Owner: JOEMYERS PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WVHM (90.5 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Smithland:

  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WQWQ-LP (Channel 9; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • WKMU (Channel 21; MURRAY, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 243ft / 74.3mTotal length
  • $12,563,000Total costs
  • 10,935Total average daily traffic
  • 1,114Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,314Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Smithland, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Smithland, KY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Smithland)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Us 60 .3 Mi N Of Cumberland River Bridge (Lat: 37.154222 Lon: -88.397250), Call Sign: KRW356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1400 MHz, 47.2200 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2013, Expiration Date: 02/21/2024, Registrant: Kytc-Warehouse, !239 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • Us 60 .3 Mi N Of Cumberland River (Lat: 37.154778 Lon: -88.390306), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNWQ353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2200 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/2011, Expiration Date: 06/20/2021, Registrant: Kytc-Div. Of Equipment, 1239 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • Hwy 70/Rudd St. (Lat: 37.143222 Lon: -88.413667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.2 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WQDC595,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.350 MHz, Grant Date: 06/02/2015, Expiration Date: 07/22/2025, Certifier: Jeff Morris, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 7002 Graham Road, Suite 219, Indianapolis, IN 46220, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 37.080750 Lon: -88.392639, Call Sign: WQPJ476,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/05/2022, Certifier: Sheri Henson, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:
  • SMITHLAND SUB, 2.0 Mi Se Of (Lat: 37.122667 Lon: -88.387389), Type: Upole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQUB391,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.712 MHz, Grant Date: 05/27/2014, Expiration Date: 05/27/2024, Certifier: Bryan Garst, Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9850 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • SMITHLAND, Coon Chapel Rd (Lat: 37.118806 Lon: -88.341389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.9 m, Call Sign: WQRM465,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 06/18/2023, Certifier: Steven A Regitz, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • Hydroelectric, Smithland Dam Rd (Lat: 37.169722 Lon: -88.417500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQTN363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/11/2024, Certifier: Doug Garvey, Registrant: American Municipal Power, Inc., 1111 Schrock Road, Columbus, OH 43229, Phone: (614) 540-0854, Fax: (614) 540-1113, Email:
  • Smithland, 949 Adair St (Lat: 37.118667 Lon: -88.403056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQUQ769,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 09/12/2014, Expiration Date: 09/12/2024, Certifier: John Pulliam, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • LIVINGSTON, 7.1 Miles Se Of (Lat: 37.097222 Lon: -88.291667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: KBX55,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 09/17/2022, Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9850 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Fax: (270) 827-0183, Email:
  • SMITHLAND, None (Lat: 37.118389 Lon: -88.402806), Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WHQ856,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2168.40 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2002, Registrant: Verizon Services Group, 1850 M Street, Nw Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036-5801, Phone: (202) 463-5295, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Lat: 37.191722 Lon: -88.419472, Call Sign: KA98285,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz, Grant Date: 07/30/2002, Expiration Date: 10/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/24/2012, Registrant: Martin Marietta Materials Inc, 2710 Wycliff Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 783-4633, Fax: (919) 783-4507
  • Three Rivers Quarry (Lat: 37.191722 Lon: -88.419472), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WQZ286,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.325 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.900 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2002, Expiration Date: 06/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2012, Registrant: Martin Marietta Materials,Inc., 2710 Wyckiff Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 783-4644, Fax: (919) 783-4507, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Smithland)

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 15. The highest number of fire incidents - 32 took place in 2016, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Smithland, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (54.8%), and Structure Fires (24.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Smithland, KY
    • 13854.8%Outside Fires
    • 6124.2%Structure Fires
    • 3614.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 176.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Smithland, KY
Most common first names in Smithland, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3670.0 years
William3175.6 years
Charles2168.9 years
Mary2082.9 years
John1976.6 years
Robert1969.7 years
Thomas1471.9 years
Emma981.8 years
David755.9 years
Anna774.4 years
Most common last names in Smithland, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1980.4 years
Smith1975.0 years
Mitchell1678.9 years
Johnson1175.6 years
Driskill1178.0 years
Champion1183.4 years
Edmonds1169.1 years
Hall1071.8 years
Holman974.7 years
Hurley978.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Smithland, KY
  • 75.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 21.8%Electricity
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Smithland, KY
  • 57.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 24.6%Electricity
  • 10.5%Wood
  • 5.3%Utility gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used


Smithland compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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