Christian County, Kentucky (KY)

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County population in 2012: 75,427 (71% urban, 29% rural); it was 72,265 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,034
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,915
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,742
Renter-occupied apartments: 12,195 (it was 11,115 in 2000)
% of renters here:

45%
State:

31%

Land area: 721 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 102 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Christian County: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (20.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 33%
  • Government: 39%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Christian County, Kentucky:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (68.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (20.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (6.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • Asian alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  28.0 years
Kentucky median age:  38.0 years
Males: 37,482  (50.4%)
Females: 36,473  (49.6%)

Christian County,KY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Christian County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,206 ($31,177 in 1999)

This county:

$45206
Kentucky:

$43399

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $528 (lower quartile is $377, upper quartile is $926)
This county:

$528
State:

$525


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $111,700 (it was $71,300 in 2000)
Christian:

$111,700
Kentucky:

$120,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,100 - $180,800
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,119
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $324

Institutionalized population: 1,266

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


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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 105 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2007: 213 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2008: 52 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2009: 56 buildings, average cost: $110,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,102 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $611 (0.7%)

Christian County household income distribution in 2009 Christian County home values distribution Christian County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.3%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.6% for Black residents, 30.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.1% for American Indian residents, 17.9% for other race residents, 27.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.3%
Christian County:

15.3%
Kentucky:

18.8%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.6% for Black residents, 29.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.4% for American Indian residents, 17.2% for other race residents, 24.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 28 years old
(Males: 27 years old, Females: 32 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 31 years old, Black residents: 28 years old, American Indian residents: 59 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 25 years old)

Area name: Clarksville, TN-KY HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Christian County is $485 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $563 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $814 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hopkinsville, Fort Campbell, Fort Campbell North, Oak Grove, Crofton, Pembroke, LaFayette, Gracey.

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

2005 air pollution in Christian County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.088 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.078 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 14.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 35 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Christian County: Gate Number 4 (A), Gate Number 1 (B), Lacy Volunteer Fire Department (C), Honey Grove Volunteer Fire Department (D), Highland Volunteer Fire Department (E), Herndon Volunteer Fire Department (F), Fort Campbell Department of Defense Fire Department Station 4 (G), Fort Campbell Department of Defense Fire Department Station 3 (H), West Side Volunteer Fire Department (I), Square Deal Volunteer Fire Department (J), Northwest Volunteer Fire Department (K), Mannington Volunteer Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Christian County include: Flat Lick Church (A), Fruit Church (B), Green Hill Church (C), Hawkins Church (D), Hebron Church (E), West Mount Zoar Church (F), Johnson Church (G), Judge Chapel (H), West Union Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wynns Cemetery (1), Weathers Cemetery (2), Martin Cemetery (3), Haddock Cemetery (4), Hale Cemetery (5), Major Cemetery (6), Hamby Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Buck Pond (A), Swallow Spring Pond (B), Boyd Lake (C), Ten Acre Pond (D), Ewing Lake (E), Long Pond (F), Pennyrile Lake (G), Lake Blythe (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dripping Spring Branch (A), West Fork Sinking Fork (B), Weavers Creek (C), Weathers Branch (D), Warrens Fork (E), Wallace Fork (F), Tugler Creek (G), Coal Creek (H), Clifty Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Christian County: Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Caldwell County , Hopkins County , Montgomery County, Tennessee , Stewart County, Tennessee , Muhlenberg County , Todd County , Trigg County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.0%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,364
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,790 (48% naturalized citizens)

Christian County:

2.5%
Whole state:

2.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 463
  • 1990 to 1994: 274
  • 1985 to 1989: 341
  • 1980 to 1984: 223
  • 1975 to 1979: 161
  • 1970 to 1974: 121
  • 1970 to 1974: 39
  • 1965 to 1969: 168

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.5%

Christian County marital status for males Christian County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Christian County with a mortgage: 6,893 (643 second mortgage, 696 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,628

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Christian County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,64785
Mainline Protestant5,86331
Catholic3,2332
Black Protestant2,2789
Other6523
None34,282-
Christian 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: 18
Christian County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Christian County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Christian County:

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Christian County:

29.9%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.7%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Christian County:

Average size of farms: 270 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $60,798
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $318.37
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.62%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 30.25%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $47,278
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 49.32%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.97%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $57,395
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 11.06
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 8.13%
Corn for grain: 70221 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 39906 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 58591 harvested acres
Vegetables: 338 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 66 acres

Tornado activity:

Christian County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 2472535.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 77 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/3/1968, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Christian County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 74% 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 112.7 miles away from Christian 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 80.0 miles away from the 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 115.4 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 137.8 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 131.4 miles away from Christian County 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 113.9 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:


The number of natural disasters in Christian County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Germany (16%)
  • Mexico (14%)
  • Panama (9%)
  • Jamaica (8%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • India (5%)

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

  • United States or American (23%)
  • German (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Christian County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 24,414 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 4,574 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 95 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 7 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 6 (0%)
  • Railroad: 20 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 71 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 68 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 93 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,390 (7%)
  • Other means: 433 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 824 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 4,539 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 628 people in nursing homes
  • 383 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 193 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 110 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 107 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 76 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 5 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in other group homes

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

  • 3,843 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 533 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 402 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 173 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 138 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 92 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 88 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 54 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $40,493.

13.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.82%
Kentucky average:

6.18%


0.58% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,158 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.58%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

1.59% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($3,664 average AGI)
11.65% relocated from other states ($19,855 average AGI)
Christian County:

11.65%
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 Montgomery County, TN  3.13% ($20,013 average AGI)
from Trigg County, KY  0.35% ($41,274)
from Bell County, TX  0.20% ($28,000)
from El Paso County, TX  0.18% ($35,163)
from Cumberland County, NC  0.16% ($28,875)
from Hopkins County, KY  0.16% ($34,462)
from Todd County, KY  0.14% ($25,824)


16.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,457 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

16.49%
Kentucky average:

6.19%


0.60% of residents moved to foreign countries ($975 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.60%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

1.70% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($2,732 average AGI)
14.20% relocated to other states ($20,749 average AGI)
Christian County:

14.20%
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 Montgomery County, TN  4.01% ($23,529 average AGI)
to Trigg County, KY  0.36% ($31,169)
to Hopkins County, KY  0.19% ($21,085)
to Cumberland County, NC  0.18% ($35,370)
to Honolulu County, HI  0.18% ($30,556)
to Todd County, KY  0.18% ($24,711)
to Davidson County, TN  0.17% ($25,791)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 19.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 20.8

Births per 1000 population in Christian County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 8.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Christian County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Christian County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 8,355 (6,678 aged, 1,677 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.83
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14986.77
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 348.2
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 59961.22

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 2293.820
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 815.450
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 24.24

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27.59
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 62.73

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.13
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 71.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 44.9
  • Other - 26.2

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 112.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 63.6
  • Other - 48.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 68,566

Size of family households: 7,141 2-persons, 4,573 3-persons, 3,777 4-persons, 1,777 5-persons, 643 6-persons, 442 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,666 1-person, 930 2-persons, 124 3-persons, 45 4-persons, 19 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

14,032 married couples with children.
4,847 single-parent households (784 men, 4,063 women).

92.6% of residents of Christian County speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,748,205,000 ($24745 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,441,426,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $151,890,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $66,107,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,748,000
Federal grants: $72,289,000
Federal procurement contracts: $363,951,000 ($350,972,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,083,220,000 ($1,070,653,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,142,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $31,569,000
Federal Government insurance: $75,401,000

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

Births: 8,149
Here:

116 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,139
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +373
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -7,456
Here -106 per 1000 residents
State +8 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Christian County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 8.22 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 648
  • 2000 to 2004: 5,054
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,831
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,004
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,819
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,350
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,676
  • 1940 to 1949: 704
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,526
Rooms in houses/apartments in Christian County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 67
  • 3 rooms: 274
  • 4 rooms: 1,434
  • 5 rooms: 4,002
  • 6 rooms: 3,489
  • 7 rooms: 2,072
  • 8 rooms: 1,256
  • 9+ rooms: 1,143
  • 1 room: 207
  • 2 rooms: 564
  • 3 rooms: 1,520
  • 4 rooms: 3,261
  • 5 rooms: 2,965
  • 6 rooms: 1,427
  • 7 rooms: 667
  • 8 rooms: 355
  • 9+ rooms: 149
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Christian County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 12
  • 1 bedroom: 318
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,946
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,181
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,821
  • 5+ bedrooms: 464
  • no bedroom: 254
  • 1 bedroom: 2,076
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,752
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,235
  • 4 bedrooms: 649
  • 5+ bedrooms: 149
Cars and other vehicles available in Christian County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 821
  • 1 vehicle: 3,656
  • 2 vehicles: 6,205
  • 3 vehicles: 2,237
  • 4 vehicles: 593
  • 5+ vehicles: 230
  • no vehicle: 1,592
  • 1 vehicle: 5,239
  • 2 vehicles: 3,629
  • 3 vehicles: 550
  • 4 vehicles: 66
  • 5+ vehicles: 39

43% of Christian County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 18% lived in Kentucky.

Christian County:

42.7%
State average:

56.6%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $52,000


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 Christian County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (48.2%)
  • Electricity (30.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18.1%)
  • Wood (2.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Electricity (57.5%)
  • Utility gas (34.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 903
Here:

10.5%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 348
Here:

9.3%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 293
Here:

9.4%
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)

Christian County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $396,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $3,842,000
    General - Other: $3,404,000
    Regular Highways: $1,483,000
    Police Protection: $395,000
    Financial Administration: $319,000
    General Public Buildings: $269,000
    Health - Other: $212,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $189,000
    Electric Utilities: $99,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $56,000
    Central Staff Services: $49,000
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000
    Libraries: $36,000
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000
    Air Transportation: $24,000
    Water Utilities: $9,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000
    Gas Utilities: $3,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,527,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $125,000
    Central Staff Services: $84,000
    Correctional Institutions: $29,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,296,000
    Correctional Institutions: $59,000
    Police Protection: $32,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Libraries: $9,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $1,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Corrections - Other: $0
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,315,000

Christian County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,708,000
    Parking Facilities: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $331,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $551,000
    Highways: $68,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,354,000
    Interest Earnings: $795,000
    Sale of Property: $10,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,885,000
    Highways: $1,407,000
    General Local Government Support: $148,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,417,000
    NEC: $413,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $316,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $5,000

Christian County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,004,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,375,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,832,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $19,871,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,873,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $961,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $244,000

Christian County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $60,302,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,697,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,871,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Christian County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Christian County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED363$120,047266$100,338821$113,76081$40,6303$73,667249$79,90824$53,708
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$115,00012$71,25055$93,0552$58,0000$04$54,7505$62,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED40$121,27549$79,367326$108,59570$36,7860$029$71,72429$59,276
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN37$113,05419$99,421125$111,91216$37,3130$011$66,3645$72,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS14$115,6436$105,00035$138,1431$186,0000$02$225,0003$43,667
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$124,23123$146,565
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$97,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$103,7143$84,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$158,5001$183,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$129,0002$134,500

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Christian County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary56778.3 years
James55571.3 years
William42572.5 years
John36573.8 years
Robert28770.9 years
George21174.9 years
Charles17469.7 years
Thomas15472.8 years
Willie12877.4 years
Elizabeth12379.1 years
Most common last names in Christian County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson20874.2 years
Jones16774.3 years
Smith15176.5 years
White14173.8 years
Brown12272.8 years
Williams11374.0 years
Boyd11075.8 years
West10979.2 years
Rogers10375.0 years
Thomas9976.4 years
Businesses in Christian County, KY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets7
AutoZone1McDonald's4
Baskin-Robbins1Nike3
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Best Western1OfficeMax1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza2
Burger King6Payless1
Chevrolet1Penske2
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut3
Cricket Wireless2Popeyes1
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Days Inn1Quiznos1
Dennys1RadioShack1
FedEx6Rite Aid2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Rodeway Inn1
Ford1Ryan's Grill1
GNC2SONIC Drive-In3
GameStop3Sears1
H&R Block3Starbucks2
Hardee's1Subway8
Hilton1T-Mobile3
Holiday Inn2Taco Bell2
Honda1Toyota1
JCPenney1U-Haul3
KFC3UPS14
Kmart1Waffle House2
Kroger1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart2
Lane Furniture2Wendy's3
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA2
Long John Silver's1

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