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Population in 2012: 2,320 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.8%
 

Males: 1,082  (46.6%)
Females: 1,238  (53.4%)

Median resident age:  44.1 years
Kentucky median age:  41.0 years

Zip codes: 42167.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $20,376 (it was $18,267 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$20,376
KY:

$41,724
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,563

Tompkinsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $56,877 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$56,877
KY:

$120,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $69,622; Detached houses: $78,741; In 2-unit structures: $105,663; Mobile homes: $21,103

Median gross rent in 2012: $484.

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  • White alone - 2,067 (86.1%)
  • Black alone - 182 (7.6%)
  • Hispanic - 100 (4.2%)
  • Two or more races - 41 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tompkinsville: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (22.5%), United States (19.5%), Irish (14.2%), Scottish (8.2%), German (5.4%), Swedish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/10/1856

Elevation: 923 feet

Land area: 3.66 square miles.

Population density: 634 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Tompkinsville:

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tompkinsville city:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

155 residents are foreign born

This city:  6.4%
Kentucky:  3.2%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Tompkinsville, Kentucky as of September 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Tompkinsville to the number of sex offenders is 258 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $391 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $327 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (70.2 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (70.5 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (371.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gamaliel, KY (2.6 miles ), Mount Herman, KY (2.7 miles) , Hermitage Springs, TN (3.0 miles) , Marrowbone, KY (3.7 miles ), Summer Shade, KY (3.8 miles) , Red Boiling Springs, TN (3.8 miles ), Celina, TN (3.9 miles ), Temple Hill, KY (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 36.70 N, Longitude: 85.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,188 (+48.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 791 (80.3%)

Area code: 270

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Crime rates in Tompkinsville by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.038.40.00.0
Robberies 00310100
per 100,000 0.00.0113.038.00.038.40.00.0
Assaults 20231120
per 100,000 75.40.075.3114.038.438.482.70.0
Burglaries 12223174222
per 100,000 452.775.4866.0646.1153.676.882.783.3
Thefts 7625221112
per 100,000 264.1226.1941.3836.238.438.441.383.3
Auto thefts 14522000
per 100,000 37.7150.7188.376.076.80.00.00.0
Arson 000N/A0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.3) 53.423.3143.6105.323.150.321.28.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Kentucky average:

1.88

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Tompkinsville, Kentucky accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
Kentucky:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -250 (-8.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Tompkinsville-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Tompkinsville city center killed 10 people and injured 113 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1971, a category F4 tornado 33.9 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 58 people.

Earthquake activity:

Tompkinsville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/17/2004 at 15:21:43, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.5 miles away from Tompkinsville center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 65.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/1995 at 22:06:21, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 10.6 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/7/2001 at 17:12:25, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Tompkinsville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Freeze: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tompkinsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Eagle Keys - Player of and football, Pearl Carter Pace - Educator, Samuel B. Maxey - Politician, Tim Lee Carter - Politician, Elois Grooms - Football player, Hugh Poland (baseball) - Professional baseball catcher.


Hospitals/medical centers in Tompkinsville:

  • MONROE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 529 CAPP HARLAN ROAD)
  • MONROE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 706 N MAGNOLIA STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Tompkinsville:

  • THE PALACE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; RED BOILING SPRINGS, TN)
  • CELINA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CELINA, TN)
  • CUMBERLAND RIVER HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Physician, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; CELINA, TN)

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tompkinsville:

  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 36 miles; Columbia, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,222)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 38 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,679)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 47 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 14,936)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 51 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 4,348)
  • Somerset Community College (about 65 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,009)
  • Nashville Auto Diesel College Inc (about 69 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,537)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 70 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,367)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Tompkinsville:

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Library in Tompkinsville:

  • WILLIAM B. HARLAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $174,940; Location: 500 WEST FOURTH STREET; 23,170 books; 202 audio materials; 430 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tompkinsville: Monroe County Fire and Rescue (A), Tompkinsville Volunteer Fire Department (B), Monroe County Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Town Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Pick's Motel (512 North Main Street), Ole Cumberland Inn (520 Cherry Street).

Court: Monroe County - Circuit Court Clerk (Courthouse).

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

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

MONROE COUNTY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 10415, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JUL-01-1997 and JUN-04-2001, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-03-1999), St Public Notif issued (NOV-17-1999), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2001)
TOMPKINSVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 4105, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2005)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In MAR-2003. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2003), St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2003), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2003), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2003)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In FEB-2003. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-31-2003), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from MAR-31-2003 to APR-30-2003), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUN-09-2003), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2003)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2003 and MAR-2003, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2003), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2003), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2003), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2003)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2002 and DEC-2002, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-31-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2003), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-23-1999), St Public Notif requested (APR-23-1999), St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-1999), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-27-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-27-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2003 and JUN-2003, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2003), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-12-2003), St Public Notif received (APR-29-2004), St Compliance achieved (APR-29-2004)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2003 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-29-2003), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-25-2004), St Public Notif requested (FEB-25-2004)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2002 and MAR-2002, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-28-2002), St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2002), St Compliance achieved (MAR-21-2002), St Public Notif received (MAR-21-2002)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between JAN-19-2000 and MAY-22-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-2000), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2000)
  • 67 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.3%
(38.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for Black residents, 6.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.7%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tompkinsville, KY

People in group quarters in Tompkinsville in 2010:

  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Tompkinsville in 2000:

  • 116 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Tompkinsville compared to Kentucky state average:

Tompkinsville, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.


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Banks with branches in Tompkinsville (2011 data):

  • South Central Bank of Monroe County: South Central Bank Of Monroe County at Fourth And Main Street, branch established on 1889/01/01; Edmonton Road Branch at 1748 Edmonton Road, branch established on 2002/03/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $114.0 mil, Deposits: $92.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: South Central Bancshares Of Kentucky, Inc.
  • Edmonton State Bank: North Main Branch at 703 North Main Street, branch established on 1980/05/19; North Main St Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. 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.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Tompkinsville Branch at 701 North Main Street, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Tompkinsville travel time to work - commute


Tompkinsville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tompkinsville city (based on Monroe County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.46%
Here55.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents48.8%31.0%6.9%4.1%9.1%
Congregations19.6%56.9%7.8%2.0%13.7%
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: 4
Monroe County:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

6.02 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

10.9%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

31.2%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

24.9%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 7$11,059$18,9584$199
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,112
Police Protection - Officers 9$23,562$31,4160$0
Police - Other 2$2,923$17,5383$1,435
Solid Waste Management 4$5,846$17,5380$0
Sewerage 2$4,230$25,3800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,683$20,1960$0
Water Supply 8$16,290$24,4350$0
Gas Supply 3$5,833$23,3320$0
Totals for Government 36$71,426$23,8098$2,746

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

  • Construction - General: $500,000 ($215.52)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $916,000 ($394.83)
    Water Utilities: $465,000 ($200.43)
    Police Protection: $353,000 ($152.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000 ($118.53)
    Central Staff Services: $179,000 ($77.16)
    Sewerage: $146,000 ($62.93)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($59.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $38,000 ($16.38)
    Fire Protection: $34,000 ($14.66)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($3.88)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($1.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($13.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $411,000 ($177.16)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($95.69)
    Central Staff: $50,000 ($21.55)
    Gas Utilities: $30,000 ($12.93)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($9.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($5.60)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($1.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $550,000 ($237.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $59,000 ($25.43)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $237,000 ($102.16)
    Sewerage: $157,000 ($67.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($7.33)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $92,000 ($39.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $124,000 ($53.45)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($7.33)
    General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($6.90)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,090,000 ($469.83)
    Water Utilities: $509,000 ($219.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $301,000 ($129.74)
    Water Utilities: $218,000 ($93.97)
    Highways: $42,000 ($18.10)
  • Tax - NEC: $212,000 ($91.38)
    Property: $202,000 ($87.07)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($8.62)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $978,000 ($421.55)
    Gas Utilities: $60,000 ($25.86)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $514,000 ($221.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $967,000 ($416.81)
    Other, NEC: $469,000 ($202.16)
    Gas Utilities: $45,000 ($19.40)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $45,000 ($19.40)
    Gas Utilities: $15,000 ($6.47)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($4.74)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $432,000 ($186.21)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $88,000 ($37.93)

3.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($19,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.50%
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 Barren County, KY  0.76% ($21,286 average AGI)
from Warren County, KY  0.30% ($12,545)


4.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.15%
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 Barren County, KY  1.17% ($21,140 average AGI)
to Metcalfe County, KY  0.41% ($17,933)
to Allen County, KY  0.35% ($19,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tompkinsville:

  • WTKY (1370 AM; daytime; 2 kW; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: WHITTIMORE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WKCT (930 AM; 5 kW; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: DAILY NEWS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHIN (1010 AM; 5 kW; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: WHIN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tompkinsville:

  • WKWY (102.7 FM; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: J.K. WHITTIMORE)
  • WTKY-FM (92.1 FM; TOMPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: WHITTIMORE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSGP (88.3 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WVFB (101.5 FM; CELINA, TN; Owner: ELIZABETH BERNICE WHITTIMORE)
  • WGGC (95.1 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOVO (105.3 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLQK (95.9 FM; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WBXE (93.7 FM; BAXTER, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WKYR-FM (107.9 FM; BURKESVILLE, KY; Owner: RAY MULLINIX)
  • WLCT (102.1 FM; LAFAYETTE, TN; Owner: LAFAYETTE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGBV (94.1 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • WKNK (99.1 FM; EDMONTON, KY; Owner: HART COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tompkinsville:

  • WPGD (Channel 50; HENDERSONVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPBM-LP (Channel 48; SCOTTSVILLE, KY; Owner: PROCLAIM BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Tompkinsville, Kentucky:
  • Fatal accident count: 16
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 24
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 37
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Kentucky average:
  • Fatal accident count: 71
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 112
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 19
  • Fatalities: 78
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 192
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 7

See more detailed statistics of Tompkinsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here



2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Tompkinsville


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tompkinsville, KY

Most common first names in Tompkinsville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7570.6 years
William6473.4 years
Mary5975.5 years
John5279.0 years
George3572.7 years
Robert3269.0 years
Fred2777.3 years
Willie2573.0 years
Lucy2279.9 years
Earl2173.0 years
Most common last names in Tompkinsville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Turner7575.6 years
Ford6373.5 years
Bartley5373.1 years
Hammer5277.3 years
Emberton4874.5 years
Proffitt4374.4 years
Carter4273.0 years
Page4075.1 years
Walden4075.7 years
Davis3973.0 years
Businesses in Tompkinsville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1Walmart1

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  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products"
  • #13 (42167) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States or American first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
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