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Boyle County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2014: 29,706 (65% urban, 35% rural); it was 27,697 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,885
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,645
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,324
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,545 (it was 3,250 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

31%

Land area: 182 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 163 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boyle County: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.5%), Retail trade (13.6%), Information (13.3%), Educational, health and social services (10.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Boyle County, Kentucky:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (86.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (7.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Kentucky median age:  38.0 years
Males: 14,452  (48.7%)
Females: 15,254  (51.3%)
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Boyle County,KY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Boyle County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $43,204 ($35,241 in 1999)

This county:

$43204
Kentucky:

$43399

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $469 (lower quartile is $377, upper quartile is $544)
This county:

$469
State:

$525


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,243 (it was $84,600 in 2000)
Boyle:

$131,243
Kentucky:

$120,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $78,571 - $201,990
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $988
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $333

Institutionalized population: 1,218

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 22
  • Auto thefts: 5

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 17
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 129 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2001: 122 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2002: 135 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2003: 132 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2004: 104 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2005: 99 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2006: 109 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2007: 80 buildings, average cost: $160,900
  • 2008: 34 buildings, average cost: $223,900
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $208,100
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $209,600
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $166,100
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $186,900
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $211,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,197 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,049 (0.9%)

Boyle County household income distribution in 2009 Boyle County home values distribution Boyle County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.3%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.5% for Black residents, 40.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 90.4% for American Indian residents, 74.8% for other race residents, 39.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.0%
Boyle County:

16.0%
Kentucky:

18.8%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.8% for Black residents, 39.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 92.3% for American Indian residents, 71.9% for other race residents, 34.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 41 years old, American Indian residents: 44 years old, Asian residents: 20 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Boyle County is $400 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $525 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: Danville, Junction City, Perryville.

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

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Neighboring counties: Amelia County, Virginia , Breathitt County , Merced County, California , Huerfano County, Colorado , Gloucester County, Virginia , Hopkins County , Perry County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,614
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 508 (29% naturalized citizens)

Boyle County:

1.8%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 307
  • 1990 to 1994: 50
  • 1985 to 1989: 51
  • 1980 to 1984: 36
  • 1975 to 1979: 12
  • 1970 to 1974: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1965 to 1969: 37

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.3%

Boyle County marital status for males Boyle County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,397
  • One, attached: 327
  • Two: 669
  • 3 or 4: 667
  • 5 to 9: 415
  • 10 to 19: 95
  • 20 or more: 158
  • Mobile homes: 684
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Boyle County with a mortgage: 3,601 (422 second mortgage, 524 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,190

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Boyle County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,76251
Mainline Protestant2,99211
Catholic1,4392
Black Protestant1,2533
Other3233
None4,663-
Boyle County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Boyle County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Boyle County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

8.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Boyle County:

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Boyle County:

28.8%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.3%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Boyle County:

Average size of farms: 138 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $31,465
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $136.69
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.32%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $29,426
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.84%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.31%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $32,433
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 38.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.65%
Corn for grain: 739 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 417 harvested acres
Vegetables: 22 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 20 acres

Earthquake activity:

Boyle County-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 63.4 miles away from Boyle County center
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) earthquake occurred 175.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the county 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 162.5 miles away from the county 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 184.9 miles away from Boyle County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 135.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • KentuckySevere Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 1, 2010 to June 1, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1912): May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • KentuckySevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 5, 2009, Emergency Declared (EM-3302): January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • KentuckySevere Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1818): February 5, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • KentuckyHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3231): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • KentuckySevere Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, and Mudslides, Incident Period: May 26, 2004 to June 18, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1523): June 10, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1523, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • KentuckySevere Storms, Flooding, Mud and Rock Slides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 4, 2003 to May 27, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1471): June 3, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1471, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • KentuckySevere Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 27, 2002 to May 10, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1414): May 7, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1414, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • KentuckySevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 4, 1998 to February 6, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1207): March 3, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1207, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • KentuckySevere Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: March 1, 1997 to March 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1163): March 4, 1997, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1163, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • KentuckyBlizzard, Incident Period: January 5, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1089): January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1089, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Boyle County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (39%)
  • India (14%)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina (10%)
  • Pakistan (8%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • United Kingdom (3%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Boyle County (%):

  • United States or American (27%)
  • English (14%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • German (12%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Boyle County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,499 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 1,492 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 34 (0%)
  • Taxi: 24 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 27 (0%)
  • Walked: 592 (5%)
  • Other means: 67 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 449 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Boyle County, Kentucky in 2000:

  • 1,108 people in state prisons
  • 896 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 191 people in nursing homes
  • 178 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 88 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 27 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

People in group quarters in Boyle County, Kentucky in 2010:

  • 1,072 people in college/university student housing
  • 497 people in state prisons
  • 292 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 210 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 102 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 75 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 22 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 18 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,499.

7.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Kentucky average:

6.18%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.45% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($22,239 average AGI)
1.70% relocated from other states ($9,986 average AGI)
Boyle County:

1.70%
Kentucky average:

2.68%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lincoln County, KY  1.34% ($27,917 average AGI)
from Mercer County, KY  0.75% ($24,473)
from Fayette County, KY  0.58% ($28,947)
from Garrard County, KY  0.51% ($29,460)
from Jessamine County, KY  0.30% ($27,267)
from Casey County, KY  0.25% ($24,080)
from Marion County, KY  0.20% ($29,050)


7.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,501 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.06%
Kentucky average:

6.19%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.60% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($20,647 average AGI)
1.46% relocated to other states ($8,853 average AGI)
Boyle County:

1.46%
Kentucky average:

2.68%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lincoln County, KY  1.28% ($28,286 average AGI)
to Fayette County, KY  0.97% ($28,389)
to Mercer County, KY  0.87% ($10,616)
to Garrard County, KY  0.48% ($25,617)
to Jessamine County, KY  0.19% ($25,421)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.18% ($27,111)
to Madison County, KY  0.17% ($27,471)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Boyle County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Boyle County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Boyle County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Boyle County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Boyle County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,336 (4,126 aged, 1,210 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 598 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Boyle County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (388)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (387)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (294)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (266)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (217)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (168)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (160)
  • Congestive heart failure (142)
  • Unspecified dementia (102)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (95)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.54
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 29025.18
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 626.750
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 77306.04

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1036.560
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1159.960

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 80.92
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 88.14

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 17.63

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 117.1. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,131
  • In family households: 21,945 (5,174 male householders, 2,298 female householders)
    5,560 spouses, 7,018 children (6,356 natural, 201 adopted, 461 stepchildren), 625 grandchildren, 178 brothers or sisters, 178 parents, 213 other relatives, 580 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,186 (1,480 male householders (1,208 living alone)), 2,123 female householders (1,936 living alone)), 583 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,301 (1,218 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,665 2-persons, 1,722 3-persons, 1,335 4-persons, 509 5-persons, 160 6-persons, 81 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,144 1-person, 387 2-persons, 45 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

4,016 married couples with children.
1,566 single-parent households (268 men, 1,298 women).

95.7% of residents of Boyle County speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $146,990,000 ($5205 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,797,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $75,233,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $31,759,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $695,000
Federal grants: $31,781,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,799,000 ($714,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,723,000 ($886,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $54,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,651,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,371,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,632
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,591
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +243
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +413
Here:

+15 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Boyle County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.34 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 94
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,523
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,728
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,808
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,185
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,870
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,223
  • 1940 to 1949: 588
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,307
Rooms in houses/apartments in Boyle County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 80
  • 4 rooms: 631
  • 5 rooms: 1,581
  • 6 rooms: 1,714
  • 7 rooms: 1,345
  • 8 rooms: 933
  • 9+ rooms: 1,040
  • 1 room: 53
  • 2 rooms: 130
  • 3 rooms: 416
  • 4 rooms: 1,159
  • 5 rooms: 748
  • 6 rooms: 432
  • 7 rooms: 115
  • 8 rooms: 110
  • 9+ rooms: 87
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Boyle County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 101
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,420
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,035
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,489
  • 5+ bedrooms: 275
  • no bedroom: 76
  • 1 bedroom: 619
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,583
  • 3 bedrooms: 744
  • 4 bedrooms: 185
  • 5+ bedrooms: 43
Cars and other vehicles available in Boyle County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 323
  • 1 vehicle: 2,089
  • 2 vehicles: 3,290
  • 3 vehicles: 1,312
  • 4 vehicles: 262
  • 5+ vehicles: 48
  • no vehicle: 528
  • 1 vehicle: 1,618
  • 2 vehicles: 901
  • 3 vehicles: 144
  • 4 vehicles: 46
  • 5+ vehicles: 13

52% of Boyle County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Kentucky.

Boyle County:

52.3%
State average:

56.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 20710
  • Northeast: 843
  • Midwest: 2998
  • South: 1984
  • West: 584

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $68,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Boyle County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (55.1%)
  • Electricity (30.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.0%)
  • Wood (3.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Utility gas (61.8%)
  • Electricity (28.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.8%)
  • Wood (1.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

4.6%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 68
Here:

4.3%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,018
Here:

69.0%
Kentucky:

18.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Boyle County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $10,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,749,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,919,000
    Health - Other: $1,263,000
    Regular Highways: $623,000
    Solid Waste Management: $609,000
    Police Protection: $464,000
    Parks and Recreation: $419,000
    Financial Administration: $194,000
    Central Staff Services: $186,000
    General Public Buildings: $174,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $29,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $18,000
    Air Transportation: $16,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • General - Interest on Debt: $480,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $35,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $475,000
    Regular Highways: $389,000
    Health - Other: $168,000
    Parks and Recreation: $126,000
    Water Utilities: $53,000
    Police Protection: $50,000
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $38,000
    Correctional Institutions: $21,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,179,000

Boyle County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,648,000
    Solid Waste Management: $109,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $152,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $186,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,665,000
    Interest Earnings: $87,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,464,000
    Highways: $701,000
    General Local Government Support: $415,000
  • Tax - Corporation Net Income: $3,708,000
    Property: $1,010,000
    NEC: $105,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,000

Boyle County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,950,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,830,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,355,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,175,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,065,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $475,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $290,000

Boyle County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,402,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,533,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,355,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,102
  • Number of aged recipients: 96
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,006
  • Number of recipients under 18: 173
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 714
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 215
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 443
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 475
Boyle County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Boyle County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Boyle County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James25872.6 years
William25573.8 years
Mary24378.0 years
John19575.4 years
Robert14773.9 years
George12875.4 years
Charles10374.3 years
Elizabeth8179.9 years
Margaret8179.8 years
Henry6176.7 years
Most common last names in Boyle County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10474.0 years
Smith8474.0 years
Jones7374.8 years
Wilson6674.0 years
Taylor6274.0 years
Brown5374.0 years
Preston4875.7 years
Cox4873.8 years
Edwards4780.4 years
Davis4677.4 years
Businesses in Boyle County, KY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1JCPenney1
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
Applebee's1Lane Furniture2
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1Long John Silver's1
Baskin-Robbins1Lowe's1
Best Western1Mazda1
Blockbuster1McDonald's2
Burger King1Nike5
CVS1Nissan1
Comfort Suites1Office Depot1
Cracker Barrel1Papa John's Pizza1
DHL1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
FedEx2Rue211
Ford1Sears1
GNC1Subway3
GameStop1Super 81
Goodwill2T-Mobile1
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS5
Hilton1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1