Population density: 37 people per square mile (very low).
Home Value Estimate
For population 25 years and over in Summer Shade:
High school or higher: 63.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Summer Shade CCD:
Never married: 18.0%
Now married: 65.7%
According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Summer Shade, Kentucky as of May 02, 2016. The ratio of number of residents in Summer Shade to the number of sex offenders is 989 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Summer Shade-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/27/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Summer Shade place center killed 6 peopleand injured 58 people.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 24.7 miles away from the place center injured 56 peopleand causedbetween $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Summer Shade-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 76% 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 161.3 miles away from the city center On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from Summer Shade 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 137.4 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 179.0 miles away from the city center On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 122.6 miles away from Summer Shade center On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 166.8 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)
The number of natural disasters in Metcalfe County (12) is near the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9 Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers near Summer Shade:
METCALFE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EDMONTON, KY)
MONROE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY)
GLENVIEW HEALTH CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GLASGOW, KY)
FMC - GLASGOW KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; GLASGOW, KY)
MONROE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY)
T. J. SAMSON COMM HOSP HOME CARE PROGRAM (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; GLASGOW, KY)
T J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; GLASGOW, KY)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Summer Shade compared to Kentucky state average:
Median house value below state average.
Unemployed percentage below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Renting percentage below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
House age significantly below state average.
Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Banks with branches in Summer Shade (2011 data):
Edmonton State Bank: Summer Shade Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1907/04/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $433.8 mil, Deposits: $359.4 mil, headquarters in Glasgow, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Edmonton Bancshares, Inc.
Religion statistics for Summer Shade CCD (based on Metcalfe County data)
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
1.95 / 10,000 pop.
2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
1.95 / 10,000 pop.
0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
6.84 / 10,000 pop.
4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
3.91 / 10,000 pop.
5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,559 average adjusted gross income)
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:
5 Km East Of (Lat: 36.877222 Lon: -85.666417), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 42.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN814 Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020 Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:
Christopher Y Siv, Ky Hwy 90, 1.1 Mi East Of Intersection Ky Hyws 640 And 90. 1mi East Summershade (Lat: 36.882222 Lon: -85.688000), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 64 m Registrant: 4237513855, Cysiv@tva.Gov, 1101 MARKET ST (SP 4H)
Bobby J Mills, Ky Hwy 90, 1.1 Mi East Of Intersection Ky Hyws 640 And 90. 1mi East Summershade (Lat: 36.882222 Lon: -85.688000), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 64 m Registrant: 4237513855, Cysiv@tva.Gov, 1101 MARKET ST (SP 4H)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:
Lat: 36.877500 Lon: -85.659722, Call Sign: WPTA260 Assigned Frequencies: 157.560 MHz, 152.990 MHz, 159.570 MHz, 159.855 MHz, 159.510 MHz Grant Date: 07/20/2011, Expiration Date: 08/16/2021, Certifier: Signature On File Registrant: Wilson & Deal Comm, 1093 S Hwy 27, Somerset, KY 42501, Phone: (606) 679-2772, Fax: (270) 428-5180, Email:
Water Tank @ Jct Hwy 163 And Hwy 90 (Lat: 36.877694 Lon: -85.665472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQJA572 Assigned Frequencies: 4955.00 MHz Grant Date: 07/07/2008, Expiration Date: 07/07/2018, Certifier: Emory Kidd Registrant: Ewa/Lao 20805210, 122 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157
Lat: 36.882361 Lon: -85.688750, Call Sign: WQQL527 Assigned Frequencies: 152.870 MHz, 152.885 MHz, 152.900 MHz, 159.870 MHz, 160.140 MHz Grant Date: 01/18/2013, Expiration Date: 01/18/2023, Certifier: Dennis Collins Registrant: Mobile Communications Service Of Bowlin, 926 Shive Lane, Bowling Green, KY 42103, Phone: (270) 843-3519, Fax: (270) 842-6566, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
Summer Shade Swyd, Off Highway 90, 1 Mile E Of (Lat: 36.883389 Lon: -85.688278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQKD570 Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz Grant Date: 04/09/2009, Expiration Date: 04/09/2019, Certifier: Terry E Estes Pe Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 1554 St. Paul Street, Denver, CO 80206, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Email:
Summer Shade, 5 Km East Of (Lat: 36.877222 Lon: -85.666417), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 42.4 m, Call Sign: WQLY391 Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz Grant Date: 05/25/2010, Expiration Date: 05/25/2020, Certifier: Ronald R Smith Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
STATION, Off Hwy 90 1 Mi E Of (Lat: 36.883389 Lon: -85.688278), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WIA450 Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz Grant Date: 09/29/1998, Expiration Date: 09/29/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2008 Registrant:Phone: (606) 744-4812
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: AD4EI, Previous Call Sign: KC4PAQ, Licensee ID: L00658585 Grant Date: 03/11/2013, Expiration Date: 05/18/2023, Certifier: Wendell H Kennison Registrant: Wendell H Kennison, 1177 Earl Shive Rd, Summer Shade, KY 42166
Call Sign: KE4AJC Grant Date: 04/20/1993, Expiration Date: 04/20/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2005 Registrant: Mike J Hire, 314 Antioch Ch Rd, Summer Shade, KY 42166
Call Sign: KE4AJD, Licensee ID: L00625728 Grant Date: 02/04/2013, Expiration Date: 04/20/2023, Certifier: Rick L Hire Registrant: Rick L Hire, 314 Antioch Church Rd, Summer Shade, KY 42166
Call Sign: KE4LZN Grant Date: 05/31/1994, Expiration Date: 05/31/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2006 Registrant: John N Hire, 314 Antioch Ch Rd, Summer Shade, KY 42166
Call Sign: KG4ZYD, Licensee ID: L00676924 Grant Date: 05/18/2013, Expiration Date: 05/18/2023, Certifier: Deborah F Humphrey Registrant: Deborah F Humphrey, 780 Gordon Branch Rd, Summer Shade, KY 42166
Call Sign: K9ARB, Previous Call Sign: KJ4YZS, Licensee ID: L01600678 Grant Date: 04/22/2011, Expiration Date: 04/22/2021, Certifier: Allen R Brewer Registrant: Allen R Brewer, Summer Shade, KY 42166
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: