Tompkinsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 2,291 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 1,037  (45.3%)
Females: 1,254  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  43.8 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42167.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,751 (it was $18,267 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$20,751
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,920 (it was $15,975 in 2000)

Tompkinsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $52,517 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$52,517
KY:

$120,900

Median gross rent in 2013: $523.

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  • Races in Tompkinsville, KY (2010)

    Tompkinsville races chart
    • 2,06786.1%White alone
    • 1827.6%Black alone
    • 1004.2%Hispanic
    • 411.7%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Asian alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tompkinsville: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (29.4%), English (24.2%), Irish (11.0%), German (7.9%), Scottish (2.8%), Swedish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/10/1856

Elevation: 923 feet

Land area: 3.66 square miles.

Population density: 626 people per square mile   (low).

Tompkinsville,KY real estate house value index trend

Tompkinsville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Tompkinsville:

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 15.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tompkinsville city:

  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 39.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 20.6%

138 residents are foreign born (5.9% Latin America).

This city:

6.2%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Tompkinsville, Kentucky as of August 03, 2015.
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 2013: $452 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $338 (0.7%)

Tompkinsville satellite photo by USGS

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: +1,391 (+62.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 624 (79.4%)

Area code: 270

Tompkinsville household income distribution Tompkinsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Tompkinsville by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.038.40.00.00.0
Robberies 003101000
per 100,000 0.00.0113.038.00.038.40.00.00.0
Assaults 202311201
per 100,000 75.40.075.3114.038.438.482.70.043.3
Burglaries 122231742220
per 100,000 452.775.4866.0646.1153.676.882.783.30.0
Thefts 76252211121
per 100,000 264.1226.1941.3836.238.438.441.383.343.3
Auto thefts 145220003
per 100,000 37.7150.7188.376.076.80.00.00.0129.8
Arson 000N/A00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.7) 53.223.3143.1104.923.050.121.18.118.3

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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 Tompkinsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.89
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -250 (-8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (49%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (49%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tompkinsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 50% 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 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 170.7 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 141.6 miles away from Tompkinsville 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 145.3 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 189.5 miles away from the city 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 152.6 miles away from Tompkinsville center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 114.9 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 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, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 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 and medical centers in Tompkinsville:

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

Other hospitals and 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 Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; CELINA, TN)

Airports and heliports located in Tompkinsville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tompkinsville:

  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 36 miles; Columbia, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,552)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 38 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Western Kentucky University (about 47 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 16,942)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 48 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • Campbellsville University (about 49 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 51 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)
  • Somerset Community College (about 65 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)

Public high school in Tompkinsville:

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:

TOMPKINSVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,695, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-14-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-09-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2009)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and 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), St Compliance achieved (APR-13-2007)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tompkinsville that have no violations reported:

  • MONROE COUNTY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 9,908, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 32.6%
(37.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.1% for Black residents, 7.6% for Hispanic or Latino 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

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, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Tompkinsville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.0
Kentucky average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,74937
Mainline Protestant5226
Other2872
Catholic641
None5,341-
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: 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.
State:

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

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

31.2%
Kentucky:

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

24.9%
State:

15.9%
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
Financial Administration 4$6,918$20,7540$0
Other Government Administration 2$5,138$30,8280$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$37,899$45,4790$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,073$26,5750$0
Solid Waste Management 4$5,758$17,2740$0
Sewerage 2$7,529$45,1740$0
Parks and Recreation 2$3,543$21,2580$0
Water Supply 5$22,145$53,1480$0
Gas Supply 4$11,958$35,8740$0
Totals for Government 38$111,961$35,3560$0

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

  • Construction - General: $500,000 ($218.25)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $916,000 ($399.83)
    Water Utilities: $465,000 ($202.97)
    Police Protection: $353,000 ($154.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000 ($120.03)
    Central Staff Services: $179,000 ($78.13)
    Sewerage: $146,000 ($63.73)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($59.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $38,000 ($16.59)
    Fire Protection: $34,000 ($14.84)
    Financial Administration: $9,000 ($3.93)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($1.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($13.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $411,000 ($179.40)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($96.90)
    Central Staff: $50,000 ($21.82)
    Gas Utilities: $30,000 ($13.09)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($9.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($5.67)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $550,000 ($240.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $59,000 ($25.75)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $237,000 ($103.45)
    Sewerage: $157,000 ($68.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($7.42)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $92,000 ($40.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $124,000 ($54.12)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($7.42)
    General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($6.98)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,090,000 ($475.77)
    Water Utilities: $509,000 ($222.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $301,000 ($131.38)
    Water Utilities: $218,000 ($95.15)
    Highways: $42,000 ($18.33)
  • Tax - NEC: $212,000 ($92.54)
    Property: $202,000 ($88.17)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($8.73)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $978,000 ($426.89)
    Gas Utilities: $60,000 ($26.19)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $514,000 ($224.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $967,000 ($422.09)
    Other, NEC: $469,000 ($204.71)
    Gas Utilities: $45,000 ($19.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $45,000 ($19.64)
    Gas Utilities: $15,000 ($6.55)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($4.80)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $432,000 ($188.56)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $88,000 ($38.41)

3.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($21,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.80%
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 Barren County, KY  0.75% ($23,630 average AGI)
from Metcalfe County, KY  0.39% ($49,643)
from Warren County, KY  0.34% ($-6,750)


4.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
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 Barren County, KY  1.14% ($27,268 average AGI)
to Warren County, KY  0.47% ($48,647)
to Metcalfe County, KY  0.33% ($20,917)

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.)
Tompkinsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Tompkinsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $173,000Total costs
  • 8,149Total average daily traffic
  • 417Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,885Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Tompkinsville

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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

Tompkinsville on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Petroleum and coal products"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:"
  • #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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