U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
St. Mary, Kentucky forum City-Data.com Homepage

St. Mary, Kentucky



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to St. Mary, KY housing info, Marion County, Kentucky, KY smaller cities, KY small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

Marion County

Population in July 2007: 2,691.
Males: 1,718  (63.8%)
Females: 973  (36.2%)

Median resident age:  35.2 years
Kentucky median age:  35.9 years

Estimated median household income in 2011: $47,383 (it was $38,704 in 2000)
St. Mary:

$47,383
Kentucky:

$41,141
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $15,939

St. Mary CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $121,686 (it was $86,500 in 2000)
St. Mary:

$121,686
Kentucky:

$120,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $162,074; Detached houses: $169,364; Mobile homes: $77,329

St. Mary, KY residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
St. Mary races chart
  • White alone - 2,104 (82.4%)
  • Black alone - 414 (16.2%)
  • Hispanic - 17 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 14 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.08%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.04%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.04%)

Races in St. Mary detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in St. Mary: 146.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 762 feet

Land area: 34.7 square miles.

Population density: 77 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


St. Mary, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in St. Mary:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Mary CCD:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

0 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.0%
Kentucky:  2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

St. Mary CCD:  0.6% ($537)
Kentucky:  0.8% ($610)
St. Mary satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (49.1 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (318.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Loretto, KY (2.0 miles ), Lebanon, KY (2.1 miles ), Raywick, KY (2.5 miles) , New Market, KY (2.8 miles ), Springfield, KY (2.9 miles ), Bradfordsville, KY (3.5 miles ), Saloma, KY (3.6 miles ), Gravel Switch, KY (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.60 N, Longitude: 85.33 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 270

St. Mary household income distribution St. Mary home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.2%
Kentucky:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Transportation equipment (9%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Transportation equipment (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)

Work and jobs in St. Mary: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Mary, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

St. Mary, Kentucky average temperatures St. Mary, Kentucky average precipitation
 
St. Mary, Kentucky humidity
 
St. Mary, Kentucky wind speed
 
St. Mary, Kentucky snowfall
 
St. Mary, Kentucky sunshine
 
St. Mary, Kentucky clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

St. Mary-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the St. Mary place center injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 27.6 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Mary-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from St. Mary center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from St. Mary center
On 9/8/1990 at 00:03:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marion County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near St. Mary:

  • SPRING VIEW HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Proprietary, about 5 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • TAYLOR REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Mary:

  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 31 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; Full-time enrollment: 3,367)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 35 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,222)
  • Sullivan University (about 47 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,912)
  • Bellarmine University (about 48 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,337)
  • University of Louisville (about 49 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 15,612)
  • Kentucky State University (about 49 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,204)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 51 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,789)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable location: Cornucopia Institute (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in St. Mary: Stewarts Creek Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Crab Run (A), Cissels Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.2%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.1%
Whole state:

15.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.6%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in St. Mary, KY

784 people in state prisons in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
688 people in state prisons in 2000

St. Mary compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for St. Mary (based on Marion County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.93%
Here85.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents57.3%29.0%5.3%3.9%4.5%
Congregations20.0%31.4%17.1%11.4%20.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Marion County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Marion County:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

30.7%
Kentucky:

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

18.6%
State:

15.9%

5.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
Kentucky average:

6.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Washington County, KY  0.80% ($33,660 average AGI)
from Nelson County, KY  0.74% ($20,696)
from Taylor County, KY  0.67% ($27,190)


5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
Kentucky average:

6.74%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Nelson County, KY  0.69% ($32,837 average AGI)
to Taylor County, KY  0.68% ($22,214)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.66% ($25,463)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Mary:

  • WLBN (1590 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBRT (1320 AM; 1 kW; BARDSTOWN, KY; Owner: CBC OF NELSON COUNTY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Mary:

  • WAKY-FM (102.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, KY; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WLSK (100.9 FM; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WCKQ (104.1 FM; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION & TAYLOR COUNTIES INC)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WKMO (106.3 FM; HODGENVILLE, KY; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN CBC, INC.)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WDCL-FM (89.7 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WGRK-FM (103.1 FM; GREENSBURG, KY; Owner: GREEN COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WAPD (91.7 FM; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around St. Mary:

  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W06AY (Channel 6; LEBANON, KY; Owner: GARY WHITE)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W04BP (Channel 4; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: CAMPSVILLE UNIVERSITY)


St. Mary on our top lists:

  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Office supplies and stationery stores"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers"
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to St. Mary, KY housing info, Marion County, Kentucky, KY smaller cities, KY small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.