Tompkinsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 2,277 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.4%
 
Males: 1,063  (46.7%)
Females: 1,214  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

46.4 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 42167.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,636 (it was $18,267 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$31,636
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,638 (it was $15,975 in 2000)

Tompkinsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $64,426 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Tompkinsville:

$64,426
KY:

$141,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $488.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tompkinsville: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.0%
(27.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 15.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 60.9% for other race residents, 36.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tompkinsville, KY (2017)
    • 2,13484.4%White alone
    • 1817.2%Black alone
    • 1797.1%Hispanic
    • 160.6%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.08%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Tompkinsville, Kentucky as of May 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tompkinsville is 161 to 1.


Crime rates in Tompkinsville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(113.0)
1
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(75.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(75.3)
3
(114.0)
1
(38.4)
1
(38.4)
2
(82.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
1
(44.2)
3
(132.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(452.7)
2
(75.4)
23
(866.0)
17
(646.1)
4
(153.6)
2
(76.8)
2
(82.7)
2
(83.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
1
(44.2)
1
(44.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(264.1)
6
(226.1)
25
(941.3)
22
(836.2)
1
(38.4)
1
(38.4)
1
(41.3)
2
(83.3)
1
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
5
(218.9)
2
(87.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(132.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(37.7)
4
(150.7)
5
(188.3)
2
(76.0)
2
(76.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(129.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.6)
2
(87.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)60.426.4162.3119.026.156.924.09.220.80.015.822.411.934.8

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City-data.com crime index in Tompkinsville, KY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.42
Kentucky average:

1.70
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Ancestries: American (39.3%), English (9.2%), Irish (6.8%), European (4.6%), German (3.4%), British (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/10/1856

Elevation: 923 feet

Land area: 3.66 square miles.

Population density: 623 people per square mile   (low).

Tompkinsville, Kentucky map

93 residents are foreign born (3.4% Latin America).

This city:

3.7%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $772 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $373 (0.7%)

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: +1,089 (+43.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 471 (51.6%)

Area code: 270

Distribution of median household income in Tompkinsville, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tompkinsville, KY in 2017
Tompkinsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Historical population in Tompkinsville, KY
Historical housing units in Tompkinsville, KY
Most common industries in Tompkinsville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Apparel (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Wood products (7.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Utilities (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.5%)
  • Apparel (14.1%)
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.5%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Tompkinsville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)

Average climate in Tompkinsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tompkinsville, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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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 Tompkinsville 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 the city 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 (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 4, 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

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 schools in Tompkinsville:

  • MONROE CO HIGH (Students: 569, Location: 755 OLD MULKEY RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • FALCON ACADEMY (Location: 410 WEST FOURTH ST, Grades: 6-12)

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)

Points of interest:

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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).

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.

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)
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Tompkinsville:

Marital status in Tompkinsville, KY
  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Tompkinsville:

  • High school or higher: 70.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 15.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.8
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Tompkinsville
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tompkinsville, KY (based on Monroe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

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%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.2%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Monroe County:

24.9%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.6%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.5%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Tompkinsville:

28.4
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tompkinsville:

22.3%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.6%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tompkinsville:

34.5%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Tompkinsville:

56.2%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
State:

78.6%

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

Tompkinsville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $862,000 ($378.57)
    Water Utilities: $827,000 ($363.20)
    Police Protection: $458,000 ($201.14)
    Sewerage: $368,000 ($161.62)
    Central Staff Services: $354,000 ($155.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $345,000 ($151.52)
    Regular Highways: $64,000 ($28.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000 ($14.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($6.15)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($5.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $80,000 ($35.13)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($3.51)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.32)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($1.32)
    Gas Utilities: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,127,000 ($494.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $26,000 ($11.42)

Tompkinsville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $318,000 ($139.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $267,000 ($117.26)
    Other: $36,000 ($15.81)
    Parking Facilities: $10,000 ($4.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $8,000 ($3.51)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($0.88)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $879,000 ($386.03)
    Gas Utilities: $778,000 ($341.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $70,000 ($30.74)
    Highways: $58,000 ($25.47)
    Public Welfare: $5,000 ($2.20)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $513,000 ($225.30)
    Property: $341,000 ($149.76)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $187,000 ($82.13)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $48,000 ($21.08)
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000 ($11.42)

Tompkinsville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000 ($410.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $894,000 ($392.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $40,000 ($17.57)

Tompkinsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $596,000 ($261.75)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($51.38)

3.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($28,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.43%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Barren County, KY  0.87% ($22,194 average AGI)


4.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($29,307 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Barren County, KY  1.23% ($26,250 average AGI)
Businesses in Tompkinsville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1Walmart1

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Tompkinsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 125ft / 38.0mTotal length
  • $1,698,000Total costs
  • 34,325Total average daily traffic
  • 3,576Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,677Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tompkinsville, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tompkinsville, KY

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 41. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 93 took place in 2010, and the least - 3 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Tompkinsville, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (46.4%), and Outside Fires (40.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tompkinsville, KY
    • 32046.4%Structure Fires
    • 27740.2%Outside Fires
    • 7110.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 213.0%Other
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tompkinsville, KY
  • 61.2%Utility gas
  • 35.4%Electricity
  • 2.5%Wood
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tompkinsville, KY
  • 52.7%Electricity
  • 40.7%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Tompkinsville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.