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Calloway County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2014: 38,282 (51% urban, 49% rural); it was 34,177 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,589
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,126
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,468
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,815 (it was 4,394 in 2000)
% of renters here:

32%
State:

31%

Land area: 386 sq. mi.

Water area: 24.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 99 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Calloway County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (33.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.5%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (14.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 46%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Calloway County, Kentucky:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Kentucky median age:  38.0 years
Males: 18,450  (48.2%)
Females: 19,832  (51.8%)
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Calloway County,KY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Calloway County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,727 ($30,134 in 1999)

This county:

$38727
Kentucky:

$43399

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $411 (lower quartile is $358, upper quartile is $529)
This county:

$411
State:

$525


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,277 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Calloway:

$115,277
Kentucky:

$120,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,653 - $181,424
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $955
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $338

Institutionalized population: 401

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 123
  • Thefts: 165
  • Auto thefts: 18

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 10
  • Burglaries: 132
  • Thefts: 132
  • Auto thefts: 19
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $160,300
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2007: 66 buildings, average cost: $34,800
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $188,000
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2011: 22 buildings, average cost: $174,700
  • 2012: 30 buildings, average cost: $173,600
  • 2013: 30 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2014: 40 buildings, average cost: $126,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $955 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $601 (0.6%)

Calloway County household income distribution in 2009 Calloway County home values distribution Calloway County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.2%
(19.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.9% for Black residents, 50.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.3% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 36.6% for other race residents, 37.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.8%
Calloway County:

21.8%
Kentucky:

18.8%
(19.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.4% for Black residents, 49.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 35.3% for other race residents, 32.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 33 years old
(Males: 34 years old, Females: 33 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36 years old, Black residents: 19 years old, American Indian residents: 20 years old, Asian residents: 22 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 24 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Calloway County is $428 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $515 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $634 a month.

Cities in this county include: Murray, Kirksey, Shiloh, New Concord, Hazel, Dexter.

Calloway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Mercer County, West Virginia , San Bernardino County, California , James City County, Virginia , Sharp County, Arkansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 6,520
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 918 (22% naturalized citizens)

Calloway County:

2.7%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 528
  • 1990 to 1994: 89
  • 1985 to 1989: 46
  • 1980 to 1984: 91
  • 1975 to 1979: 80
  • 1970 to 1974: 10
  • 1970 to 1974: 50
  • 1965 to 1969: 24

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 82.5%

Calloway County marital status for males Calloway County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,169
  • One, attached: 256
  • Two: 899
  • 3 or 4: 820
  • 5 to 9: 661
  • 10 to 19: 267
  • 20 or more: 75
  • Mobile homes: 2,922

Housing units in Calloway County with a mortgage: 3,526 (245 second mortgage, 568 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,678

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Calloway County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,53562
Mainline Protestant3,88020
Catholic8621
Other4513
Black Protestant2902
None15,173-
Calloway 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: 4
Calloway County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Calloway County:

3.05 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Calloway County:

9.5%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Calloway County:

27.7%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.4%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Calloway County:

Average size of farms: 207 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $65,903
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $275.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.22%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 48.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,054
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 59.77%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.86%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,703
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.12
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.35%
Corn for grain: 38065 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 20753 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 45365 harvested acres
Vegetables: 142 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 16 acres

Earthquake activity:

Calloway County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 73% 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 128.7 miles away from Calloway County center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 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 98.5 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 153.9 miles away from Calloway County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 133.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • 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
  • KentuckySevere Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1802): October 9, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1802, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
  • 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, 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/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
  • KentuckySEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: March 29, 1975, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-461): March 29, 1975, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-461, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Calloway County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

  • Mexico (16%)
  • Korea (13%)
  • India (11%)
  • Taiwan (6%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • United Kingdom (4%)
  • Canada (4%)

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

  • United States or American (25%)
  • English (15%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (12%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)

Calloway County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,382 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 1,656 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 96 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 37 (0%)
  • Taxi: 12 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 47 (0%)
  • Walked: 811 (5%)
  • Other means: 40 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 444 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 2,404 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 407 people in nursing homes
  • 151 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 2,531 people in college/university student housing
  • 252 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 138 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,870.

7.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,464 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
Kentucky average:

6.18%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.14% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($12,306 average AGI)
3.88% relocated from other states ($19,158 average AGI)
Calloway County:

3.88%
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 Marshall County, KY  0.73% ($29,557 average AGI)
from Graves County, KY  0.62% ($27,959)
from McCracken County, KY  0.43% ($19,098)
from Henry County, TN  0.42% ($31,920)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.17% ($25,200)
from Trigg County, KY  0.09% ($28,727)
from Christian County, KY  0.08% ($16,100)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Kentucky average:

6.19%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.11% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($12,660 average AGI)
3.66% relocated to other states ($17,656 average AGI)
Calloway County:

3.66%
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 Marshall County, KY  0.59% ($29,400 average AGI)
to McCracken County, KY  0.51% ($25,754)
to Graves County, KY  0.51% ($29,049)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.37% ($22,341)
to Henry County, TN  0.28% ($23,441)
to Christian County, KY  0.14% ($31,765)
to Daviess County, KY  0.13% ($19,933)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Births per 1000 population in Calloway County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Calloway County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Calloway County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Calloway County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Calloway County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,380 (5,216 aged, 1,164 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 739 (11%)

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 Calloway County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (838)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (387)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (310)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (236)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (203)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (188)
  • Unspecified dementia (174)
  • Congestive heart failure (173)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (155)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (105)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.87
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16746.67
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 928.450
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 50228.52

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 859.860
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 782.990

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32.86
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79.72

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.39

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 114.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 86.0
  • Other - 28.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,239
  • In family households: 25,916 (6,718 male householders, 2,300 female householders)
    7,146 spouses, 7,930 children (7,193 natural, 212 adopted, 525 stepchildren), 526 grandchildren, 184 brothers or sisters, 175 parents, 237 other relatives, 586 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,323 (3,083 male householders (2,379 living alone)), 3,429 female householders (2,837 living alone)), 1,811 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,952 (401 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,674 2-persons, 2,037 3-persons, 1,489 4-persons, 555 5-persons, 180 6-persons, 83 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,216 1-person, 953 2-persons, 198 3-persons, 125 4-persons, 17 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

4,501 married couples with children.
1,417 single-parent households (314 men, 1,103 women).

94.8% of residents of Calloway County speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (32% speak English very well, 50% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (73% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $175,707,000 ($5051 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,867,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $87,005,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $49,657,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,865,000
Federal grants: $26,786,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,709,000 ($297,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,685,000 ($684,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $502,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,499,000
Federal Government insurance: $18,570,000

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

Births: 1,828
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,878
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +463
Here:

+13 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +585
Here:

+17 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Calloway County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.31 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 396
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,980
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,929
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,010
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,135
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,501
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,671
  • 1940 to 1949: 689
  • 1939 or earlier: 822
Rooms in houses/apartments in Calloway County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 33
  • 3 rooms: 163
  • 4 rooms: 1,195
  • 5 rooms: 2,082
  • 6 rooms: 2,494
  • 7 rooms: 1,574
  • 8 rooms: 976
  • 9+ rooms: 951
  • 1 room: 163
  • 2 rooms: 522
  • 3 rooms: 802
  • 4 rooms: 1,449
  • 5 rooms: 677
  • 6 rooms: 395
  • 7 rooms: 232
  • 8 rooms: 92
  • 9+ rooms: 62
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Calloway County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 183
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,372
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,410
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,214
  • 5+ bedrooms: 289
  • no bedroom: 191
  • 1 bedroom: 1,277
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,906
  • 3 bedrooms: 781
  • 4 bedrooms: 197
  • 5+ bedrooms: 42
Cars and other vehicles available in Calloway County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 310
  • 1 vehicle: 2,938
  • 2 vehicles: 4,067
  • 3 vehicles: 1,604
  • 4 vehicles: 409
  • 5+ vehicles: 140
  • no vehicle: 420
  • 1 vehicle: 2,248
  • 2 vehicles: 1,356
  • 3 vehicles: 275
  • 4 vehicles: 49
  • 5+ vehicles: 46

53% of Calloway County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Kentucky.

Calloway County:

52.8%
State average:

56.6%

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

  • This state: 20812
  • Northeast: 731
  • Midwest: 5819
  • South: 4861
  • West: 890

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $58,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Calloway County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (38.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29.4%)
  • Electricity (28.4%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)
  • Electricity (61.6%)
  • Utility gas (29.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.1%)
  • Wood (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 129
Here:

4.3%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 29
Here:

1.8%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 252
Here:

4.4%
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)

Calloway County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $134,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,870,000
    General - Other: $1,813,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,018,000
    General Public Buildings: $590,000
    Police Protection: $563,000
    Financial Administration: $275,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $192,000
    Central Staff Services: $188,000
    Parks and Recreation: $126,000
    Health - Other: $94,000
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $61,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • General - Interest on Debt: $153,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $42,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $154,000
    Police Protection: $16,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,936,000

Calloway County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $339,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $78,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $144,000
    Highways: $15,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $896,000
    Interest Earnings: $150,000
    Sale of Property: $95,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,224,000
    Highways: $1,158,000
    General Local Government Support: $119,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,587,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $214,000
    NEC: $135,000

Calloway County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,190,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,940,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $250,000

Calloway County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,227,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 786
  • Number of aged recipients: 66
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 720
  • Number of recipients under 18: 134
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 511
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 141
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 366
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 328
Calloway County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Calloway 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 Calloway County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James27773.8 years
Mary25879.6 years
William24774.3 years
John18576.3 years
Robert12773.7 years
Charles11171.6 years
Thomas8576.2 years
George7778.5 years
Ruth6880.8 years
Dorothy6877.4 years
Most common last names in Calloway County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones16378.6 years
Williams10577.0 years
Smith10177.1 years
Outland9278.7 years
Paschall8778.0 years
Miller8778.2 years
Wilson8279.8 years
Parker6977.5 years
Adams6675.2 years
Roberts5480.4 years
Businesses in Calloway County, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Baymont Inn1Office Depot1
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Payless1
CVS1Penske1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Cracker Barrel1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid1
Days Inn1Rue211
Domino's Pizza1Ryan's Grill1
FedEx3SAS Shoes1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In1
GNC1Sears1
GameStop1Subway1
Goodwill2Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1Toyota1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
JCPenney1UPS4
KFC1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture2