For population 25 years and over in White Plains:
For population 15 years and over in White Plains city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $290 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (42.3 miles , pop. 54,067).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (79.0 miles , pop. 569,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (322.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Nortonville, KY (2.0 miles ), Mortons Gap, KY (2.5 miles ), Earlington, KY (3.1 miles ), St. Charles, KY (3.1 miles ), Crofton, KY (3.3 miles ), Greenville, KY (3.4 miles ), Madisonville, KY (3.5 miles ), Powderly, KY (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 37.18 N, Longitude: 87.38 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 270
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +88 (+12.4%).
Work and jobs in White Plains: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Plains, Kentucky
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
White Plains-area historical tornado activity is above Kentucky state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/15/2005, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the White Plains city center injured 40 people and caused $31 million in damages.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 14.2 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:White Plains-area historical earthquake activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 88% 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 91.8 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 59.6 miles away from White Plains 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 92.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2000 at 14:08:49, a magnitude 4.0 (3.3 MB, 4.0 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.6 miles away from White Plains center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hopkins County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Addie McPhail - Actor.
Hospitals/medical centers near White Plains:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Plains:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in White Plains and their reported violations in the past:WHITE PLAINS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1594, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 10.0%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
White Plains compared to Kentucky state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for White Plains (based on Hopkins County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
White Plains government finances in 2002:
5.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,053 average adjusted gross income)
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:
4.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,790 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in White Plains:
Strongest FM radio stations in White Plains:
TV broadcast stations around White Plains:
White Plains fatal accident list:
Jul 13, 1999 06:15 PM, Scott Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1990 12:45 AM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 13, 1986 06:20 AM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 5, 1982 10:55 PM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2013.