County population in 2012: 8,787 (5% urban, 95% rural); it was 8,125 in 2000 County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,751 County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 922 County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,528 Renter-occupied apartments: 747 (it was 609 in 2000)
% of renters here:
Land area: 149 sq. mi. Water area: 7.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 59 people per square mile
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Trimble County: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (22.5%), Educational,health and social services (16.2%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.2%), Retail trade (11.2%).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $790 (0.6%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $487 (0.6%)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.2%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.7% for Black residents, 43.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 3.9% for other race residents, 10.1% for two or more races residents) Median age of residents in 2010: 39 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 41 years old, American Indian residents: 43 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Area name: Louisville, KY-IN HUD Metro FMR Area Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Trimble County is $473 a month. Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $563 a month. Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $785 a month.
Notable locations in this county outside city limits:
Notable locations in Trimble County: Callis Grove Campground (A), Bethlehem Reach (B), Barnes Railroad Siding (C), Trimble County Emergency Response Team - Louisville Gas and Electric (D), Milton Volunteer Fire and Rescue Station 2 (E), Bedford Volunteer Fire and Rescue (F), Trimble County Emergency Medical Services (G). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Trimble County include: Hickory Grove Church (A), Wesley Chapel (B), Mount Carmel Church (C), Norfolk Church (D), Poplar Ridge Church (E), Antioch Church (F), Union Grove Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map
Cemeteries: Trout Cemetery (1), Mahoney Cemetery (2), Staten-Garriott Cemetery (3), Pruiett Cemetery (4), Foree Cemetery Number 2 (5), Estes Cemetery (6), Burrows Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dry Fork (A), Barebone Creek (B), Demeree Branch (C), Browning Branch (D), Daugherty Creek (E), Corn Creek (F), Cooper Creek (G), Town Branch (H), Tiber Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map
Average size of farms: 115 acres Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $11,512 Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $295.47 The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.93% The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 29.83% Average total farm production expenses per farm: $10,947 Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.81% Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.13% Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $28,439 The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.02% Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.47 Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.82% Corn for grain: 834 harvested acres All wheat for grain: 401 harvested acres Soybeans for beans: 2730 harvested acres Vegetables: 84 harvested acres
Trimble County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 1.3 times below overall U.S. average. Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004. On 6/23/1984, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Trimble County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 81.5 miles away from the county center On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the county center On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.3 miles away from the county center On 1/27/1990 at 14:05:50, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from Trimble County center On 9/12/2004 at 13:05:19, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 MW, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.8 mi) earthquake occurred 71.8 miles away from the county center On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 96.8 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 Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 22, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1976): May 4, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1976, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
Kentucky Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: August 4, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1855): August 14, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1855, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 5, 2009, Emergency Declared (EM-3302): January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1818): February 5, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
Kentucky Severe Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1802): October 9, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1802, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3231): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
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: FEMA-DR-1523, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
Kentucky Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: March 1, 1997 to March 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1163): March 4, 1997, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1163, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
Kentucky Blizzard, Incident Period: January 5, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1089): January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1089, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
Kentucky Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: December 6, 1990 to February 2, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-893): January 29, 1991, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-893, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.
The number of natural disasters in Trimble County (12) is near the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4 Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Births per 1000 population in Trimble County
Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.6 Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population in Trimble County
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.9 Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Trimble County
Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 1,195 (911 aged, 284 disabled) Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14% Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1219.110 Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1019.620
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 11.08
Household type by relationship:
In family households: 7,560 (1,850 male householders, 585 female householders)
1,906 spouses, 2,486 children (2,220 natural, 63 adopted, 203 stepchildren), 242 grandchildren, 64 brothers or sisters, 65 parents, 65 other relatives, 245 non-relatives
In nonfamily households: 1,208 (535 male householders (420 living alone)), 450 female householders (388 living alone)), 223 nonrelatives
In group quarters: 41 (all institutionalized)
Size of family households: 1,083 2-persons, 547 3-persons, 473 4-persons, 197 5-persons, 85 6-persons, 50 7-or-more-persons.
96.8% of residents of Trimble County speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).
In fiscal year 2004:
Federal Government expenditure: $34,536,000 ($3817 per capita) Department of Defense expenditure: $397,000 Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $18,078,000 Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,489,000 Federal direct payments not to individuals: $186,000 Federal grants: $6,081,000 Federal procurement contracts: $331,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense) Federal salaries and wages: $1,370,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense) Federal Government direct loans: $282,000 Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,369,000 Federal Government insurance: $3,275,000
Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:
60 per 1000 residents
69 per 1000 residents
44 per 1000 residents
50 per 1000 residents
Net international migration: -2
-0 per 1000 residents
+7 per 1000 residents
Net internal migration: +767
+85 per 1000 residents
+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Trimble County
Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.60 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Year house built
2005 or later: 14
2000 to 2004: 139
1990 to 1999: 1,112
1980 to 1989: 481
1970 to 1979: 627
1960 to 1969: 437
1950 to 1959: 189
1940 to 1949: 162
1939 or earlier: 462
Rooms in houses/apartments in Trimble County, Kentucky
55% of Trimble County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago. Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county. Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Kentucky.
Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:
This state: 5242
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $70,000
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%
Year Householders Moved Into Unit:
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Trimble County