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Edmonson County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2019: 12,188 (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: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Retail trade (38.4%), Educational, health and social services (31.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 100%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 0%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Edmonson County, KY (2019)
    • 11,54499.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2672.3%Two or more races
    • 1821.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 930.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 410.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 110.09%Asian alone
    • 20.02%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.6 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years
Males: 6,136  (50.4%)
Females: 6,052  (49.6%)
Average household size:
Edmonson County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,864 ($25,413 in 1999)
This county:

$44,864
Kentucky:

$52,295

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $461 (lower quartile is $375, upper quartile is $583)
This county:

$461
State:

$618


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,925 (it was $54,800 in 2000)
Edmonson:

$93,925
Kentucky:

$151,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,443 - $175,674

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $149,876
Here:

$149,876
State:

$202,714

Mobile homes: $46,755
Here:

$46,755
State:

$65,175

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $996
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $312

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
Edmonson County, KY map from a distance
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $732 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $574 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Edmonson, KY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Edmonson, KY in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Edmonson, KY in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.0%
Edmonson County:

17.0%
Kentucky:

16.3%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.6% for Black residents, 45.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.5% for American Indian residents, 34.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.6 years old
(Males: 43.5 years old, Females: 45.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.3 years old, Black residents: 21.7 years old, American Indian residents: 61.6 years old, Asian residents: 49.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.2 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 November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Kentucky:

5.1%

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: 78.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 29 (40.9% naturalized citizens)

Edmonson County:

0.2%
Whole state:

4.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 202010 or later
  • 62000 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: 4,618
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 38
  • 3 or 4: 22
  • 5 to 9: 30
  • 10 to 19: 30
  • 20 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 1,780
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Housing units in Edmonson County with a mortgage: 1,808 (31 second mortgage, 214 home equity loan, 37 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,152

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

56.9% 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 significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 158% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from Edmonson County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 122.7 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) 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 Edmonson County center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 122.3 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4497, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 6, 2019 - March 10, 2019, FEMA Id: 4428, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • 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
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Edmonson County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Edmonson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,430 (73.9%)
  • Carpooled: 204 (10.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 10 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 197 (10.2%)
  • Worked at home: 95 (4.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (34%)
  • Mexico (17%)
  • Germany (14%)
  • Ethiopia (10%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Edmonson County


  • American (46%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (2%)
  • Eastern European (2%)
  • Scottish (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 2019: 11.1

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 2018: 7.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.5%
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 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (231)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (208)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (69)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (30)
  • Unspecified dementia (11)
  • Congestive heart failure (10)

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: 12,188
  • Male householders: 2,648 (725 living alone), Female householders: 2,275 (609 living alone)
  • 2,542 spouses (2,521 opposite-sex spouses), 148 unmarried partners, (148 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,854 children (2,522 natural, 40 adopted, 294 stepchildren), 457 grandchildren, 24 brothers or sisters, 211 parents, 8 foster children, 278 other relatives, 361 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 380

Size of family households: 1,790 2-persons, 713 3-persons, 456 4-persons, 180 5-persons, 124 6-persons, 101 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,330 1-person, 226 2-persons, 6 3-persons.

1,228 married couples with children.
537 single-parent households (232 men, 305 women).

98.6% of residents of Edmonson speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
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:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 3602014 or later
  • 2612010 to 2013
  • 9462000 to 2009
  • 1,1671990 to 1999
  • 7961980 to 1989
  • 1,2341970 to 1979
  • 7611960 to 1969
  • 3351950 to 1959
  • 3041940 to 1949
  • 5001939 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
  • 171 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 1253 rooms
  • 2854 rooms
  • 8525 rooms
  • 1,0056 rooms
  • 7057 rooms
  • 3358 rooms
  • 5949+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 281 room
  • 182 rooms
  • 603 rooms
  • 1924 rooms
  • 2035 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 1297 rooms
  • 368 rooms
  • 409+ 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
  • 27no bedroom
  • 1111 bedroom
  • 8702 bedrooms
  • 2,1833 bedrooms
  • 4764 bedrooms
  • 2765+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmonson County, Kentucky
  • 27no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 2962 bedrooms
  • 3943 bedrooms
  • 1394 bedrooms
  • 335+ 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
  • 109no vehicle
  • 1,0441 vehicle
  • 1,4332 vehicles
  • 8693 vehicles
  • 2844 vehicles
  • 2205+ 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
  • 61no vehicle
  • 3251 vehicle
  • 4432 vehicles
  • 803 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 245+ vehicles

85.4% of Edmonson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Kentucky.

Edmonson County:

85.4%
State average:

84.9%

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

  • This state: 9,940
  • Other state: 2,124
  • Northeast: 175
  • Midwest: 931
  • South: 800
  • West: 217
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
  • 75.3%Electricity
  • 13.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.9%Wood
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 82.7%Electricity
  • 8.8%Wood
  • 5.2%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 17
Here:

1.7%
Kentucky:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

10.8%
Kentucky:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 11
Here:

5.1%
Kentucky:

17.7%

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 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $755,000
  • Charges - Other: $211,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $999,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Police Protection: $617,000
    Central Staff Services: $537,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    General Public Buildings: $172,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000
    Health - Other: $32,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $22,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $148,000
    Other: $9,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $301,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,427,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,445,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,450,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,275,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $982,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $141,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $59,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $843,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,275,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,173,000
    Other: $813,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,039,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $363,000
    Other Selective Sales: $85,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $43,000
    Corporation License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,524,000

Edmonson County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $755,000
  • Charges - Other: $211,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $999,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Police Protection: $617,000
    Central Staff Services: $537,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    General Public Buildings: $172,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000
    Health - Other: $32,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $22,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $148,000
    Other: $9,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $301,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,427,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,445,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,450,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,275,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $982,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $141,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $59,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $843,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,275,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,173,000
    Other: $813,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,039,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $363,000
    Other Selective Sales: $85,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $43,000
    Corporation License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,524,000

Edmonson County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $755,000
  • Charges - Other: $211,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $999,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Police Protection: $617,000
    Central Staff Services: $537,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    General Public Buildings: $172,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000
    Health - Other: $32,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $22,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $148,000
    Other: $9,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $301,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,427,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,445,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,450,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,275,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $982,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $141,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $59,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $843,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,275,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,173,000
    Other: $813,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,039,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $363,000
    Other Selective Sales: $85,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $43,000
    Corporation License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,524,000

Edmonson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $755,000
  • Charges - Other: $211,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $999,000
    General - Other: $978,000
    Police Protection: $617,000
    Central Staff Services: $537,000
    Parks and Recreation: $243,000
    General Public Buildings: $172,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Financial Administration: $69,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000
    Health - Other: $32,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $22,000
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $148,000
    Other: $9,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $301,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,427,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,445,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,450,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,275,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $982,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $175,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $141,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $59,000
    Police Protection: $33,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $843,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,275,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,173,000
    Other: $813,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,039,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $363,000
    Other Selective Sales: $85,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $43,000
    Corporation License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,524,000

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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