Stanton, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 2,722 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.1%
 
Males: 1,513  (55.6%)
Females: 1,209  (44.4%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40380.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,368 (it was $25,750 in 2000)
Stanton:

$27,368
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,591 (it was $13,521 in 2000)

Stanton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,173 (it was $60,400 in 2000)
Stanton:

$90,173
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $406.

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  • Races in Stanton, KY (2013)

    Stanton races chart
    • 2,50590.8%White alone
    • 1214.4%Hispanic
    • 772.8%Black alone
    • 200.7%Asian alone
    • 130.5%American Indian alone
    • 130.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Stanton: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (43.6%), English (14.2%), German (7.3%), Irish (4.6%), Scottish (4.2%), Subsaharan African (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/09/1854

Land area: 1.97 square miles.

Population density: 1,382 people per square mile   (low).

Stanton,KY real estate house value index trend

Stanton, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Stanton:

  • High school or higher: 67.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stanton city:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 39.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 24.5%

54 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Stanton, Kentucky as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Stanton to the number of sex offenders is 246 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $601 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $411 (0.5%)

Stanton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (36.9 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (342.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clay City, KY (2.0 miles ), Jeffersonville, KY (2.9 miles ), Camargo, KY (3.3 miles ), Irvine, KY (3.5 miles ), Ravenna, KY (3.5 miles ), Frenchburg, KY (3.8 miles ), Mount Sterling, KY (3.9 miles ), Red Lick, KY (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 37.85 N, Longitude: 83.86 W

Area code: 606

Stanton household income distribution Stanton home values distribution

Crime rates in Stanton by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000110000
per 100,000 0.00.00.031.731.60.00.00.00.0
Robberies 132010001
per 100,000 32.896.363.80.031.60.00.00.037.1
Assaults 521111020
per 100,000 164.164.231.931.731.632.60.072.80.0
Burglaries 16391714229261915
per 100,000 525.11,252.0542.6444.4695.8293.2944.8691.4556.2
Thefts 969750244644302633
per 100,000 3,150.63,114.01,595.9761.91,454.81,433.21,090.1946.11,223.6
Auto thefts 563021410
per 100,000 164.1192.695.80.063.332.6145.336.40.0
Arson N/A01N/A00000
per 100,000 N/A0.031.9N/A0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.8) 227.5280.4140.597.1159.390.5126.3108.0103.0

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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 Stanton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.5%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +186 (+6.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Stanton, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Stanton-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Stanton city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stanton-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 78% 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 25.1 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 20.5 miles away from Stanton center
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) earthquake occurred 223.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 141.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 228.5 miles away from Stanton 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 214.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Powell County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stanton topographic map

Birthplace of: William Ward Stephens - Soilder, Woody Stephens - Horse trainer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Stanton:

  • STANTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (31 DERICKSON LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Stanton:

  • IRVINE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; IRVINE, KY)
  • FMC - MT. STERLING (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)
  • WINDSOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)

Airports located in Stanton:

  • Stanton Airport (Runways: 1, Air Taxi Ops: 210, Itinerant Ops: 2,625, Local Ops: 1,980, Military Ops: 50)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanton:

  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 26 miles; Richmond, KY; Full-time enrollment: 13,525)
  • Morehead State University (about 34 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 38 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 38 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 54 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 57 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Kentucky State University (about 60 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)

Public high school in Stanton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Stanton:

See full list of schools located in Stanton

Library in Stanton:

  • POWELL COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $227,998; Location: 725 BRECKENRIDGE STREET; 24,346 books; 305 audio materials; 1,168 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Stanton: Stanton Fire Department (A), Daniel Boone National Forest Cumberland Ranger District Stanton Office (B), Stanton Fire Department (C), Powell County Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hood's Skating Rink (Amusement & Theme Parks; 96 Washington Street), Powell County Tourism Commission (478 Washington Street).

Hotel: Abner's Motel (87 East College Avenue).

Court: Kentucky State - Administrative Office Of The Courts- Court Designated Wo (442 Washington Street).

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 43.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

9.14

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

STANTON WATER WORKS (Population served: 6,611, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2013. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-18-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
GLADIE HISTORIC SITE (Population served: 25, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-28-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-25-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.8%
(31.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for other race residents, 83.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.6%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Stanton in 2010:

  • 109 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 76 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
72 people in nursing homes in 2000
25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Stanton, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Stanton compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Stanton (2011 data):

  • Peoples Exchange Bank: at 53 East Pendleton Street, branch established on 1912/09/13. Info updated 2009/02/09: Bank assets: $352.6 mil, Deposits: $304.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Genbeach Co., Inc.
  • Whitaker Bank: Powell County Bank Branch at 130 S. Main Street, branch established on 2000/09/30. Info updated 2008/07/07: Bank assets: $1,497.1 mil, Deposits: $1,225.4 mil, headquarters in Lexington, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Whitaker Bank Corporation Of Kentucky

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.5
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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 Stanton city (based on Powell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,95124
Mainline Protestant4794
Other2001
Catholic781
None7,905-
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
Powell County:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

10.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Powell County:

34.2%
Kentucky:

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

19.0%
State:

15.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,148$30,8880$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,322
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,299$38,5980$0
Sewerage 2$7,815$46,8900$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,295
Water Supply 2$4,213$25,2780$0
Totals for Government 12$36,475$36,47510$5,617

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $686,000 ($252.02)
    Police Protection: $420,000 ($154.30)
    Sewerage: $370,000 ($135.93)
    Central Staff Services: $107,000 ($39.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($30.12)
    Financial Administration: $76,000 ($27.92)
    Housing & Community Development: $45,000 ($16.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($13.23)
    Fire Protection: $35,000 ($12.86)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($8.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $170,000 ($62.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $199,000 ($73.11)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($11.76)
    Central Staff: $23,000 ($8.45)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($7.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $530,000 ($194.71)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $353,000 ($129.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $89,000 ($32.70)
    All Other: $10,000 ($3.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($2.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $37,000 ($13.59)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($2.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $46,000 ($16.90)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($12.49)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $832,000 ($305.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($6.25)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $273,000 ($100.29)
    NEC: $176,000 ($64.66)
    Property: $76,000 ($27.92)
    Other Selective Sales: $46,000 ($16.90)
    Public Utilities: $11,000 ($4.04)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,828,000 ($1038.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,749,000 ($1009.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $79,000 ($29.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,885,000 ($692.51)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,083,000 ($397.87)

6.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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 Clark County, KY  1.60% ($30,456 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, KY  0.99% ($32,024)
from Fayette County, KY  0.45% ($27,684)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,585 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
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 Montgomery County, KY  1.34% ($26,035 average AGI)
to Clark County, KY  1.18% ($25,640)
to Fayette County, KY  0.54% ($27,913)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stanton:

  • WBFC (1470 AM; 1 kW; STANTON, KY; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIRV (1550 AM; 1 kW; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WMJR (1380 AM; 3 kW; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: THY KINGDOM COME NETWORK, INC)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stanton:

  • WSKV-FM (104.9 FM; STANTON, KY; Owner: PARKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLJC (102.1 FM; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INCORPORATED)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WCBJ (103.7 FM; CAMPTON, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES INC)
  • WJSN-FM (106.5 FM; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBVX (92.1 FM; CARLISLE, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WLFX (106.7 FM; BEREA, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMKJ (105.5 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKCA (107.7 FM; OWINGSVILLE, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W201BB (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAXG (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Stanton:

  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKMR (Channel 38; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W64CM (Channel 64; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66DA (Channel 66; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Stanton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Stanton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • 22,180Total average daily traffic
  • 1,702Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stanton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Stanton, KY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stanton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BRASWELL PETER J GLASTAR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 275PA , Serial Number: 5710, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph Brent Shull, 2670 Cat Creek Rd, Stanton, KY 40380
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3131P , Serial Number: 23-1055, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 05/20/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 1037 High Rock Rd, Stanton, KY 40380
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3791L , Serial Number: 17253960, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Powell County Flying Club Inc, Po Box 3, Stanton, KY 40380
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 550 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA 530A (4000 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 535SW , Serial Number: 550-0899, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Setzer Red River LLC, 1499 Maple St, Stanton, KY 40380
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83768 , Serial Number: 7AC2447, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Corporation): Mountain Aviation, , Stanton, KY 40380
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8995S , Serial Number: 15062295, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/16/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Delno E Rogers, 130 Brown St, Stanton, KY 40380

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Stanton, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5077.9 years
James4770.3 years
Mary3677.2 years
William3472.9 years
Robert2867.8 years
Charles2667.7 years
George2275.4 years
Elsie1379.2 years
Elizabeth1376.2 years
Anna1276.0 years
Most common last names in Stanton, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rogers4574.1 years
Hall4473.9 years
Townsend3669.1 years
Martin3575.6 years
Baker3072.5 years
Smith3072.1 years
Morton2677.6 years
Brewer2476.6 years
Tipton2472.3 years
Hatton2475.6 years
Businesses in Stanton, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value2
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS2

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