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Webster County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2017: 13,268 (all rural); it was 14,120 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,142
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,885
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,339
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,245 (it was 1,221 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

31%

Land area: 335 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Webster County: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (14.3%), Retail trade (13.0%), Construction (10.4%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 33%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 66%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Webster County, KY (2017)
    • 11,70082.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6944.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5273.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2822.0%Two or more races
    • 160.1%Some other race alone
    • 120.08%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 100.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.02%Asian alone
Median resident age:

41.3 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years
Males: 6,548  (49.4%)
Females: 6,720  (50.6%)
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Average household size:
Webster County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,825 ($31,529 in 1999)
This county:

$40,825
Kentucky:

$48,375

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $356 (lower quartile is $303, upper quartile is $465)
This county:

$356
State:

$571


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $87,637 (it was $44,200 in 2000)
Webster:

$87,637
Kentucky:

$141,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $42,702 - $151,585

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $112,890
Here:

$112,890
State:

$189,136

Townhouses or other attached units: $79,986
Here:

$79,986
State:

$174,753

Mobile homes: $57,378
Here:

$57,378
State:

$69,867

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $916
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Institutionalized population: 370

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 3
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 2
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,200
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,200
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Webster, KY residents
Average permit cost in Webster, KY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $852 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $537 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Webster, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Webster, KY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Webster, KY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.2%
Webster County:

20.2%
Kentucky:

17.2%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.4% for Black residents, 31.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.7% for other race residents, 31.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.3 years old
(Males: 39.1 years old, Females: 42.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.8 years old, Black residents: 39.4 years old, American Indian residents: 76.9 years old, Asian residents: 58.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 18.2 years old, Other race residents: 19.3 years old)

Area name: Evansville, IN-KY HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Webster County is $437 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $543 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $670 a month.

Cities in this county include: Providence, Sebree, Clay, Dixon, Slaughters, Wheatcroft, Onton.

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

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Neighboring counties: Mohave County, Arizona , Camden County, Missouri , Butler County , Harper County, Oklahoma , Iron County, Missouri , Prowers County, Colorado , Pratt County, Kansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Kentucky:

4.5%

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

Current college students: 543
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 480 (26.8% naturalized citizens)

Webster County:

3.6%
Whole state:

3.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 562010 or later
  • 2112000 to 2009
  • 911990 to 1999
  • 411980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 23Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.9%

Webster County marital status for males Webster County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,464
  • One, attached: 40
  • Two: 7
  • 3 or 4: 100
  • 5 to 9: 152
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • 20 to 49: 71
  • 50 or more: 5
  • Mobile homes: 1,107
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Webster County with a mortgage: 1,581 (6 second mortgage, 221 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,107

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

58.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Webster County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,59333
Mainline Protestant1,4379
Catholic5002
Black Protestant312
Other-1
None6,060-
Webster 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
Webster County:

3.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

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

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Webster County:

10.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Webster County:

31.1%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.4%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Webster County:

Average size of farms: 268 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $129,994
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $177.51
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 77.90%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $93,325
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 60.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $59,153
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.88
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.49%
Corn for grain: 37345 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2817 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 45373 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Webster 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 67.4 miles away from Webster 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 34.7 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 92.7 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 104.1 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 68.7 miles away from Webster 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 134.2 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 Storm, Snowstorm, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: March 03, 2015 to March 09, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4218: May 12, 2015, FEMA Id: 4218, 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 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 Severe Wind Storm associated with Tropical Depression Ike, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to September 14, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1802: October 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1802, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tropical Depression, Wind
  • 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 Winter Storm and Record Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1578: February 08, 2005, FEMA Id: 1578, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snow
  • 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, Flooding, Mud and Rock Slides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 04, 2003 to May 27, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1471: June 03, 2003, FEMA Id: 1471, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Webster County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Webster

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,949 (81.6%)
  • Carpooled: 364 (10.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 52 (1.4%)
  • Walked: 140 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 92 (2.5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (23%)
  • Colombia (16%)
  • Honduras (16%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • Guatemala (11%)
  • Cuba (8%)
  • Romania (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Webster County


  • American (34%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 167 people in nursing homes
  • 73 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 245 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,277.

6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,959 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.62% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($26,846 average AGI)
1.76% relocated from other states ($10,113 average AGI)
Webster County:

1.76%
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 Hopkins County, KY  1.94% ($39,573 average AGI)
from Henderson County, KY  1.44% ($37,727)


6.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.87% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($28,932 average AGI)
1.57% relocated to other states ($8,169 average AGI)
Webster County:

1.57%
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 Hopkins County, KY  1.55% ($40,521 average AGI)
to Henderson County, KY  1.39% ($36,234)
to Union County, KY  0.52% ($39,375)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Webster County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Webster County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Webster County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Webster County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Webster County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,678 (2,001 aged, 677 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 351 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (204)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (195)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (167)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (119)
  • Unspecified dementia (101)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (81)
  • Congestive heart failure (63)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (60)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (53)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (53)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,518
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,137
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 49

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,268
  • In family households: 11,170 (2,008 male householders, 1,546 female householders)
    2,762 spouses, 3,735 children (3,394 natural, 149 adopted, 194 stepchildren), 368 grandchildren, 215 brothers or sisters, 90 parents, 161 other relatives, 267 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,711 (726 male householders (636 living alone)), 810 female householders (778 living alone)), 171 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 381

Size of family households: 1,638 2-persons, 771 3-persons, 664 4-persons, 360 5-persons, 66 6-persons, 49 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,414 1-person, 96 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 5 5-persons.

1,790 married couples with children.
839 single-parent households (400 men, 439 women).

93.6% of residents of Webster speak English at home.
4.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $84,487,000 ($5,979 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $950,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $39,822,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $17,466,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,111,000
Federal grants: $14,435,000
Federal procurement contracts: $6,080,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,574,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $131,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,419,000
Federal Government insurance: $8,602,000

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

Births: 1,018
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 839
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +119
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -235
Here -17 per 1000 residents
State +8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Webster County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.62 millions of gallons per day (16% from ground, 84% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built in Webster County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Webster County, Kentucky
  • 472014 or later
  • 792010 to 2013
  • 5252000 to 2009
  • 9181990 to 1999
  • 7431980 to 1989
  • 1,1821970 to 1979
  • 6221960 to 1969
  • 5731950 to 1959
  • 4131940 to 1949
  • 8121939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Kentucky
  • 11 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 433 rooms
  • 5484 rooms
  • 7995 rooms
  • 7986 rooms
  • 6327 rooms
  • 3358 rooms
  • 4969+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
  • 191 room
  • 502 rooms
  • 1133 rooms
  • 3014 rooms
  • 4765 rooms
  • 2476 rooms
  • 1087 rooms
  • 538 rooms
  • 399+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Webster County, Kentucky
  • 2no bedroom
  • 531 bedroom
  • 1,1012 bedrooms
  • 1,7933 bedrooms
  • 5314 bedrooms
  • 1725+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Webster County, Kentucky
  • 19no bedroom
  • 1991 bedroom
  • 5942 bedrooms
  • 4493 bedrooms
  • 1234 bedrooms
  • 265+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 130no vehicle
  • 8271 vehicle
  • 1,5482 vehicles
  • 7483 vehicles
  • 3244 vehicles
  • 1085+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Webster County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 144no vehicle
  • 6151 vehicle
  • 5582 vehicles
  • 823 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.1% of Webster County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Kentucky.

Webster County:

87.1%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 9,727
  • Other state: 3,004
  • Northeast: 87
  • Midwest: 1,971
  • South: 739
  • West: 207
Year householders moved into unit in Webster County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Webster County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 31.4%Utility gas
  • 11.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.5%Electricity
  • 36.3%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 148
Here:

10.5%
Kentucky:

12.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 55
Here:

9.1%
Kentucky:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

7.5%
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

Webster County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $548,000
  • Charges - Other: $227,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $340,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,470,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,099,000
    Regular Highways: $1,535,000
    Central Staff Services: $554,000
    Police Protection: $515,000
    Solid Waste Management: $500,000
    Sewerage: $369,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Health - Other: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $116,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $111,000
    Financial Administration: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $61,000
    Water Utilities: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $191,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $95,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $42,735,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $42,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,171,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,936,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $556,000
    Sale of Property: $424,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $799,000
    Correctional Institutions: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000
    General - Other: $123,000
    Police Protection: $38,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,895,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,735,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,815,000
    Highways: $1,204,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,134,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $215,000
    Corporation License: $55,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $25,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,617,000

Webster County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $548,000
  • Charges - Other: $227,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $340,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,470,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,099,000
    Regular Highways: $1,535,000
    Central Staff Services: $554,000
    Police Protection: $515,000
    Solid Waste Management: $500,000
    Sewerage: $369,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Health - Other: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $116,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $111,000
    Financial Administration: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $61,000
    Water Utilities: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $191,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $95,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $42,735,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $42,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,171,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,936,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $556,000
    Sale of Property: $424,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $799,000
    Correctional Institutions: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000
    General - Other: $123,000
    Police Protection: $38,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,895,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,735,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,815,000
    Highways: $1,204,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,134,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $215,000
    Corporation License: $55,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $25,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,617,000

Webster County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $548,000
  • Charges - Other: $227,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $340,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,470,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,099,000
    Regular Highways: $1,535,000
    Central Staff Services: $554,000
    Police Protection: $515,000
    Solid Waste Management: $500,000
    Sewerage: $369,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Health - Other: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $116,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $111,000
    Financial Administration: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $61,000
    Water Utilities: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $191,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $95,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $42,735,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $42,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,171,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,936,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $556,000
    Sale of Property: $424,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $799,000
    Correctional Institutions: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000
    General - Other: $123,000
    Police Protection: $38,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,895,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,735,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,815,000
    Highways: $1,204,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,134,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $215,000
    Corporation License: $55,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $25,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,617,000

Webster County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $548,000
  • Charges - Other: $227,000
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000
    Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $340,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,470,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,099,000
    Regular Highways: $1,535,000
    Central Staff Services: $554,000
    Police Protection: $515,000
    Solid Waste Management: $500,000
    Sewerage: $369,000
    General Public Buildings: $266,000
    Health - Other: $155,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $116,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $111,000
    Financial Administration: $78,000
    Air Transportation: $61,000
    Water Utilities: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $191,000
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $95,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $42,735,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $42,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,171,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,936,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $556,000
    Sale of Property: $424,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000
    Interest Earnings: $12,000
    Rents: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $799,000
    Correctional Institutions: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000
    General - Other: $123,000
    Police Protection: $38,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
    Health - Other: $18,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
    Central Staff Services: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,895,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,735,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $6,815,000
    Highways: $1,204,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,134,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $215,000
    Corporation License: $55,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $25,000
    Other License: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,617,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 519
  • Number of aged recipients: 36
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 483
  • Number of recipients under 18: 110
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 330
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 79
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 191
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 222
Most common first names in Webster County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James24172.9 years
William15874.2 years
Mary15178.5 years
John12674.8 years
George9277.0 years
Charles7171.7 years
Thomas6872.6 years
Robert6671.9 years
Ruby6081.0 years
Ruth4979.0 years
Most common last names in Webster County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown10479.1 years
Johnson6077.5 years
Williams5676.2 years
Melton5578.3 years
Gibson5478.7 years
Vaughn5175.3 years
Jones5176.7 years
Hill5173.7 years
Brooks4978.1 years
Wilson4478.7 years
Businesses in Webster County, KY
NameCountNameCount
CVS1McDonald's1
H&R Block2Subway2