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Edmonson County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 12,144 (all rural); it was 11,644 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,295
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,696
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,980
Renter-occupied apartments: 866 (it was 668 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

31%

Land area: 303 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 40 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Edmonson County: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Retail trade (55.2%), Educational, health and social services (26.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 97%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 2%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Edmonson County, KY (2017)
    • 11,53399.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2091.8%Two or more races
    • 1901.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1070.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 340.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 180.2%Asian alone
    • 10.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.4 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 6,092  (50.2%)
Females: 6,052  (49.8%)
Average household size:
Edmonson County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,739 ($25,413 in 1999)
This county:

$42,739
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $461 (lower quartile is $375, upper quartile is $604)
This county:

$461
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,470 (it was $54,800 in 2000)
Edmonson:

$94,470
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,616 - $159,153

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $202,432
Here:

$202,432
State:

$189,136

Mobile homes: $57,285
Here:

$57,285
State:

$69,867

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $919
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $301

Institutionalized population: 92

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: 21
  • Thefts: 23
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $710 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $632 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Edmonson, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Edmonson, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Edmonson, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.9%
Edmonson County:

18.9%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.2% for Black residents, 78.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.3% for American Indian residents, 35.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.4 years old
(Males: 40.1 years old, Females: 44.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.5 years old, Black residents: 21.5 years old, American Indian residents: 68.9 years old, Asian residents: 44.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19.4 years old)

Area name: Bowling Green, KY MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Edmonson County is $467 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $568 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $757 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lincoln, Sunfish, Brownsville.

2018 air pollution in Edmonson County:

Carbon Monoxide: 0.156 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.031 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 9.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.000 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Craig County, Oklahoma , San Juan County, New Mexico , Harper County, Kansas , Halifax County, Virginia , Montgomery County, Virginia , McLean County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Kentucky:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Edmonson, KY
County total employment by year in Edmonson, KY
County average yearly wages by year in Edmonson, KY

Current college students: 282
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 73 (46.5% naturalized citizens)

Edmonson County:

0.6%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 492010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 12Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 34.6%

Edmonson County marital status for males Edmonson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,531
  • Two: 47
  • 3 or 4: 23
  • 5 to 9: 31
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 1,856
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 20

Housing units in Edmonson County with a mortgage: 2,021 (65 second mortgage, 250 home equity loan, 44 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,881

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Edmonson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,73712
Catholic631
Mainline Protestant--
None10,361-
Edmonson 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: 5
Edmonson County:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Edmonson County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

5.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Edmonson County:

12.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Edmonson County:

32.3%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Edmonson County:

Average size of farms: 140 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $14,859
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $144.82
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.56%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 66.52%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $13,208
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.57%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $53,704
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.03%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.63
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.98%
Corn for grain: 1195 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 235 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3503 harvested acres
Vegetables: 29 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Edmonson County-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 76% 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 122.7 miles away from Edmonson 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 98.7 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 142.8 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 141.3 miles away from the 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 122.3 miles away from Edmonson 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 181.1 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:

  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storms, Snowstorms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: February 15, 2015 to February 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4216: April 30, 2015, FEMA Id: 4216, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 12, 2011 to May 20, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1976: May 04, 2011, FEMA Id: 1976, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1912: May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: 1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 05, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3302: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1818: February 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3231: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kentucky Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 13, 2004 to July 15, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1537: August 06, 2004, FEMA Id: 1537, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe 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: 1523, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 27, 2002 to May 10, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1414: May 07, 2002, FEMA Id: 1414, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 1997 to March 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1163: March 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1163, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Edmonson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Edmonson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,405 (75.5%)
  • Carpooled: 269 (14.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 4 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 85 (4.6%)
  • Worked at home: 86 (4.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (25%)
  • Germany (23%)
  • Austria (22%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • Vietnam (10%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Ethiopia (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Edmonson County


  • American (42%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (5%)
  • Eastern European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
89 people in nursing homes
71 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 217 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in college/university student housing
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,355.

7.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.15% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($32,811 average AGI)
0.97% relocated from other states ($5,218 average AGI)
Edmonson County:

0.97%
Kentucky average:

2.65%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Warren County, KY  3.15% ($39,214 average AGI)
from Barren County, KY  0.83% ($30,091)
from Grayson County, KY  0.60% ($42,792)


6.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.77% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($29,136 average AGI)
0.70% relocated to other states ($4,451 average AGI)
Edmonson County:

0.70%
Kentucky average:

2.75%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Warren County, KY  2.97% ($32,364 average AGI)
to Barren County, KY  0.91% ($33,028)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Edmonson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Edmonson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Edmonson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 21.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Edmonson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,311 (1,688 aged, 623 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 285 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (202)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (188)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (102)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (81)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (79)
  • Congestive heart failure (76)
  • Unspecified dementia (56)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (55)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (40)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (33)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,064
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 856

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 25

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,144
  • In family households: 10,281 (2,156 male householders, 1,390 female householders)
    2,803 spouses, 2,862 children (2,565 natural, 54 adopted, 245 stepchildren), 458 grandchildren, 57 brothers or sisters, 138 parents, 179 other relatives, 235 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,465 (695 male householders (606 living alone)), 634 female householders (588 living alone)), 135 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 391

Size of family households: 1,796 2-persons, 611 3-persons, 604 4-persons, 298 5-persons, 113 6-persons, 126 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,194 1-person, 114 2-persons, 16 3-persons.

1,451 married couples with children.
444 single-parent households (172 men, 272 women).

97.9% of residents of Edmonson speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (24% speak English well, 45% speak English not well, 31% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,569,000 ($5,500 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,059,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $25,492,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,141,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $474,000
Federal grants: $14,156,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,217,000 ($716,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,089,000 ($470,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $369,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,051,000
Federal Government insurance: $769,000

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

Births: 682
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 598
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +14
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +306
Here:

+25 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Edmonson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.82 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 3612014 or later
  • 3542010 to 2013
  • 1,1212000 to 2009
  • 1,2991990 to 1999
  • 8871980 to 1989
  • 1,1711970 to 1979
  • 5861960 to 1969
  • 3111950 to 1959
  • 3061940 to 1949
  • 3861939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 01 room
  • 492 rooms
  • 1093 rooms
  • 2484 rooms
  • 8695 rooms
  • 9186 rooms
  • 7347 rooms
  • 3648 rooms
  • 6029+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 301 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 723 rooms
  • 1914 rooms
  • 2885 rooms
  • 2106 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 458 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 8no bedroom
  • 1011 bedroom
  • 7212 bedrooms
  • 2,2233 bedrooms
  • 4744 bedrooms
  • 3705+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 29no bedroom
  • 941 bedroom
  • 3252 bedrooms
  • 3773 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmonson County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmonson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Edmonson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 118no vehicle
  • 9251 vehicle
  • 1,5182 vehicles
  • 8053 vehicles
  • 3514 vehicles
  • 2045+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmonson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Edmonson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 117no vehicle
  • 3651 vehicle
  • 3922 vehicles
  • 673 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 305+ vehicles

87.0% of Edmonson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Kentucky.

Edmonson County:

87.0%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 9,865
  • Other state: 2,155
  • Northeast: 186
  • Midwest: 924
  • South: 789
  • West: 256
Year householders moved into unit in Edmonson County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Edmonson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 77.9%Electricity
  • 16.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 79.5%Electricity
  • 9.1%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Wood
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5
Here:

0.5%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 65
Here:

12.2%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 35
Here:

16.4%
Kentucky:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Edmonson County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $653,000
  • Charges - Other: $503,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $963,000
    General - Other: $909,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Central Staff Services: $471,000
    Parks and Recreation: $207,000
    General Public Buildings: $183,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
    Correctional Institutions: $89,000
    Financial Administration: $67,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $31,000
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $246,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,150,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $605,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $545,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $823,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,625,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,168,000
    Other: $643,000
  • Tax - Property: $883,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $335,000
    Other Selective Sales: $59,000
    Other: $36,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Corporation License: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,384,000

Edmonson County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $653,000
  • Charges - Other: $503,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $963,000
    General - Other: $909,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Central Staff Services: $471,000
    Parks and Recreation: $207,000
    General Public Buildings: $183,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
    Correctional Institutions: $89,000
    Financial Administration: $67,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $31,000
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $246,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,150,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $605,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $545,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $823,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,625,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,168,000
    Other: $643,000
  • Tax - Property: $883,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $335,000
    Other Selective Sales: $59,000
    Other: $36,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Corporation License: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,384,000

Edmonson County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $653,000
  • Charges - Other: $503,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $963,000
    General - Other: $909,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Central Staff Services: $471,000
    Parks and Recreation: $207,000
    General Public Buildings: $183,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
    Correctional Institutions: $89,000
    Financial Administration: $67,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $31,000
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $246,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,150,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $605,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $545,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $823,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,625,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,168,000
    Other: $643,000
  • Tax - Property: $883,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $335,000
    Other Selective Sales: $59,000
    Other: $36,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Corporation License: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,384,000

Edmonson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $653,000
  • Charges - Other: $503,000
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $963,000
    General - Other: $909,000
    Police Protection: $501,000
    Central Staff Services: $471,000
    Parks and Recreation: $207,000
    General Public Buildings: $183,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
    Correctional Institutions: $89,000
    Financial Administration: $67,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $65,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $31,000
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $48,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $246,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $14,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,625,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,150,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $605,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $545,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $215,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
    Rents: $3,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $823,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,625,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,168,000
    Other: $643,000
  • Tax - Property: $883,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $335,000
    Other Selective Sales: $59,000
    Other: $36,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $36,000
    Corporation License: $29,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,384,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 644
  • Number of aged recipients: 87
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 557
  • Number of recipients under 18: 55
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 412
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 177
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 313
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 254
Most common first names in Edmonson County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3170.3 years
Mary1974.0 years
Charles1867.4 years
William1875.9 years
Robert1473.8 years
John1473.9 years
George1372.9 years
Myrtle1275.9 years
Paul1172.6 years
Carl1169.1 years
Most common last names in Edmonson County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Vincent8474.7 years
Lindsey5074.6 years
Webb3774.1 years
Johnson3471.5 years
Skaggs3377.1 years
Davis3075.8 years
Sanders2578.2 years
Houchin2576.0 years
Wells2282.7 years
Meredith2082.1 years

Businesses in Edmonson County, KY

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1

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