West Point, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 773 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -29.7%
Males: 357  (46.2%)
Females: 416  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40177.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,165 (it was $29,792 in 2000)
West Point:

$28,165
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,005 (it was $13,381 in 2000)

West Point city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,023 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
West Point:

$82,023
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $167,119; Detached houses: $179,175; Townhouses or other attached units: $153,242; In 2-unit structures: $152,380; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,414; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,059; Mobile homes: $42,101

Median gross rent in 2013: $582.

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  • Races in West Point, KY (2010)

    West Point races chart
    • 76495.9%White alone
    • 141.8%American Indian alone
    • 60.8%Two or more races
    • 60.8%Hispanic
    • 50.6%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Point: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.8%), United States (15.0%), English (13.6%), Irish (8.6%), Dutch (5.0%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/16/1838

Elevation: 438 feet

Land area: 2.69 square miles.

Population density: 287 people per square mile   (very low).

West Point,KY real estate house value index trend

West Point, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in West Point:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Point city:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 18.6%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in West Point, Kentucky as of May 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in West Point to the number of sex offenders is 129 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $852 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $467 (0.6%)

West Point satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (19.8 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Muldraugh, KY (2.1 miles ), Fort Knox, KY (2.6 miles ), Flaherty, KY (2.8 miles ), Laconia, IN (2.8 miles) , Doe Valley, KY (2.9 miles ), Elizabeth, IN (3.0 miles) , Valley Station, KY (3.1 miles ), Radcliff, KY (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $93,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $35,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.99 N, Longitude: 85.95 W

Area code: 502

West Point household income distribution West Point home values distribution

Crime rates in West Point by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0130.5
Robberies 1000000000
per 100,000 93.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2100100003
per 100,000 187.195.10.00.0102.60.00.00.00.0391.6
Burglaries 21515311285
per 100,000 187.195.1480.8100.8512.8312.2103.31,494.4984.0652.7
Thefts 2476834162022
per 100,000 187.1380.2673.1604.8820.5312.2413.21,992.52,460.02,872.1
Auto thefts 1243310302
per 100,000 93.5190.1384.6302.4307.7104.10.0373.60.0261.1
Arson N/A000N/A11000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.0N/A104.1103.30.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.0) 91.554.989.454.2111.441.723.2209.5163.6356.3

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Crime rate in West Point detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.22
Kentucky average:

1.94
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -119 (-9.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in West Point, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Point-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the West Point city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Point-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% 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 109.7 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 110.5 miles away from West Point 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 119.3 miles away from the city 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 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.1 miles away from West Point center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 123.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hardin County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Point topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Point:

  • FMC - SOUTHWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; VALLEY STATION, KY)
  • DAVITA - RADCLIFF DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; RADCLIFF, KY)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF LOUISVILLE SOUTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • PARK TERRACE HEALTH CAMPUS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • ESSEX NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • MEDCO CENTER OF BRANDENBURG (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BRANDENBURG, KY)
  • DAVITA - LOUISVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Airports located in West Point:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Point:

  • University of Louisville (about 19 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 16,640)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 21 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Bellarmine University (about 21 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 21 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Sullivan University (about 22 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 23 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 26 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)

Public elementary/middle schools in West Point:

See full list of schools located in West Point, School District: WEST POINT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable location: West Point Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bee Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in West Point: Fort Hill City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: West Point City Clerk (Recreation Areas; 509 Elm Street), Sunshine Adventures Inc (Tours & Charters; 110 North 4th Street).

Hardin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 119. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

119
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.390. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.390
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.59
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.1

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

CITY OF WEST POINT (Population served: 1,337, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-11-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-22-2005), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-22-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2006)
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.0%
(28.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.5%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

West Point, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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West Point compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in West Point (2011 data):

  • West Point Bank: West Point Branch at 601 Main Street, branch established on 1988/11/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $141.6 mil, Deposits: $77.7 mil, headquarters in Radcliff, KY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Breckinridge Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Kentucky average:

12.3

West Point travel time to work - commute West Point mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for West Point city (based on Hardin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant36,503114
Catholic6,9866
Mainline Protestant4,99326
Other1,3634
Black Protestant4393
None55,259-
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: 14
Hardin County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Hardin County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Hardin County:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Here:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardin County:

30.3%
Kentucky:

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

13.6%
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 1$2,699$32,3880$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,441$31,3230$0
Sewerage 1$2,068$24,8161$1,417
Water Supply 1$2,068$24,8161$1,417
Other and Unallocable 1$1,831$21,9720$0
Totals for Government 8$19,107$28,6612$2,834

West Point government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($181.11)
    Police Protection: $132,000 ($170.76)
    Sewerage: $111,000 ($143.60)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($106.08)
    Fire Protection: $37,000 ($47.87)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($10.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.59)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($2.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $27,000 ($34.93)
    Central Staff: $15,000 ($19.40)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($12.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $228,000 ($294.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($40.10)

West Point government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $132,000 ($170.76)
    All Other: $9,000 ($11.64)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $180,000 ($232.86)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($9.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $65,000 ($84.09)
    General Revenue, NEC: $26,000 ($33.64)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($15.52)
    Property Sale Other: $7,000 ($9.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($129.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $160,000 ($206.99)
  • Tax - Property: $98,000 ($126.78)
    NEC: $63,000 ($81.50)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($2.59)

West Point government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $516,000 ($667.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $508,000 ($657.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($10.35)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $522,000 ($675.29)

10.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.90%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,975 average AGI)
Hardin County:

0.42%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, KY  0.72% ($30,227 average AGI)
from Meade County, KY  0.45% ($31,017)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.41% ($88,686)


11.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.33%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

0.40% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,551 average AGI)
Hardin County:

0.40%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, KY  1.17% ($33,234 average AGI)
to Meade County, KY  0.69% ($35,356)
to Larue County, KY  0.41% ($29,150)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Point:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Point:

  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WMMG-FM (93.5 FM; BRANDENBURG, KY; Owner: MEADE COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQXE (98.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS-E'TOWN, INC.)
  • WLVK (105.5 FM; FORT KNOX, KY; Owner: BIG CAT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WULF (94.3 FM; HARDINSBURG, KY; Owner: SKYTOWER COMMUNICATIONS - 94.3, LLC)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Point:

  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • West Point, Kentucky
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents27
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents39
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Kentucky average
  • Fatal accident count92
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents143
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons28
  • Fatalities100
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents245
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of West Point fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 47m154ftTotal length
  • $10,249,000Total costs
  • 60,000Total average daily traffic
  • 8,616Total average daily truck traffic
  • 85,480Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • In The City Of (Lat: 37.996083 Lon: -85.950361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36 m, Overall height: 38 m, Call Sign: KNKN795
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 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:

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  • Buddy Sanders, Skyview Road (Lat: 38.018583 Lon: -85.872250), Type: 91.1, Overall height: 86.8 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Buddy.Sanders@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, 150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KF4VXU, Licensee ID: L01347654
    Grant Date: 12/05/2007, Expiration Date: 02/25/2018
    Registrant: David Williams, 1212 Elm St, West Point, KY 40177
  • Call Sign: KF4WKR, Licensee ID: L01349131
    Grant Date: 01/12/2008, Expiration Date: 03/14/2018
    Registrant: Darrell D Sample, 9659 Highway 44 W, West Point, KY 40177
  • Call Sign: NB6O, Previous Call Sign: WA6PNG, Licensee ID: L00758720
    Grant Date: 10/23/2003, Expiration Date: 12/07/2013
    Registrant: David M Wolkow, 23301 Dixie Hwy 28, West Point, KY 40177

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BOEING B75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: P&W WJR-B-S-T (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57943 , Serial Number: 75-3008, Year manufactured: 1942, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1956
    Registrant (Individual): James G Barrett, 1065 Katherine Station Rd, West Point, KY 40177
  • Aircraft: BOEING E75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680-4P-B4 (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75667 , Serial Number: 75-8505, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 11/21/1955
    Registrant (Individual): James G Barrett, 1065 Katherine Station Rd, West Point, KY 40177
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86294 , Serial Number: 11AC100, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): H Dailey, Arpt, West Point, KY 40177

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$20,6903$31,3001$21,7500$02$23,8701$4,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$137,9303$36,9572$56,7650$01$6,3701$6,370
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$25,9902$71,8851$2,1201$25,9900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$38,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in West Point, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2271.5 years
James1969.9 years
Charles1568.8 years
John1370.2 years
Robert1167.0 years
Mary881.2 years
George671.3 years
Raymond667.9 years
Louis678.3 years
Roy577.2 years
Most common last names in West Point, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1175.2 years
Brown772.0 years
Curl779.7 years
Smith673.0 years
Barnes666.8 years
Applegate579.4 years
Bennett577.2 years
Bruce469.8 years
Thompson471.8 years
Wright470.0 years

Businesses in West Point, KY

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