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Total population: 25,720 (Urban population: 25,527 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 193 (all nonfarm))

Paducah,KY index of house prices


Houses: 13,178 (11,797 occupied: 6,272 owner occupied, 5,525 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

47%
State:

47%

Housing density: 676 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $155,130.


Median contract rent in 2009: $382 (lower quartile is $253, upper quartile is $486)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $460


Median gross rent in Paducah, KY in 2009: $504


Housing units in Paducah with a mortgage: 3,377 (316 second mortgage, 456 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,467


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $51,386


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $29,212


Median monthly housing costs: $543





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Paducah, Kentucky Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $97,156 (it was $61,400 in 2000)
Paducah:

$97,156
Kentucky:

$117,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,621 - $160,649

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $134,166
Here:

$134,166
State:

$160,262

Townhouses or other attached units: $137,120
Here:

$137,120
State:

$172,390

In 2-unit structures: $65,683
Here:

$65,683
State:

$160,712

Mobile homes: $27,250
Here:

$27,250
State:

$33,636

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,089
  • In family households: 19,389 (4,326 male householders, 2,369 female householders)
    4,434 spouses, 6,762 children (6,372 natural, 122 adopted, 268 stepchildren), 499 grandchildren, 179 brothers or sisters, 204 parents, 154 other relatives, 462 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,700 (1,984 male householders (1,627 living alone)), 3,092 female householders (2,913 living alone)), 624 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,186 (1,118 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,349 2-persons, 1,616 3-persons, 1,070 4-persons, 450 5-persons, 181 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,540 1-person, 479 2-persons, 41 3-persons, 16 4-persons.

2,922 married couples with children.
2,339 single-parent households (297 men, 2,042 women).

97.1% of residents of Paducah speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 17% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 291 (1.1%)
(46.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Paducah, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 40
  • 3 rooms: 148
  • 4 rooms: 590
  • 5 rooms: 1,781
  • 6 rooms: 1,317
  • 7 rooms: 1,065
  • 8 rooms: 618
  • 9 or more rooms: 713
  • 1 room: 101
  • 2 rooms: 512
  • 3 rooms: 1,041
  • 4 rooms: 1,682
  • 5 rooms: 1,322
  • 6 rooms: 516
  • 7 rooms: 224
  • 8 rooms: 101
  • 9 or more rooms: 26
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Paducah, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 229
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,839
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,932
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,067
  • 5+ bedrooms: 205
  • no bedroom: 185
  • 1 bedroom: 1,652
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,428
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,109
  • 4 bedrooms: 151
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Paducah, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 256
  • 1 vehicle: 2,427
  • 2 vehicles: 2,651
  • 3 vehicles: 703
  • 4 vehicles: 182
  • 5+ vehicles: 53
  • no vehicle: 1,541
  • 1 vehicle: 2,845
  • 2 vehicles: 920
  • 3 vehicles: 185
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 21

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 252
  • 2000 to 2004: 401
  • 1990 to 1999: 999
  • 1980 to 1989: 868
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,356
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,059
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,899
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,364
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,668

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Paducah, KY house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Paducah, KY:

  • Less than $10,000: 100
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 53
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 128
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 152
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 174
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 218
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 163
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 295
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 465
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 500
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 428
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 367
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 270
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 708
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 507
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 338
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 292
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 397
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 167
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 173
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 104
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 78
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 22
  • $1,000,000 or more: 33
 


Paducah rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Paducah:

  • Less than $100: 68 people
  • $100 to $149: 7
  • $150 to $199: 364
  • $200 to $249: 281
  • $250 to $299: 253
  • $300 to $349: 286
  • $350 to $399: 211
  • $400 to $449: 446
  • $450 to $499: 676
  • $500 to $549: 649
  • $550 to $599: 343
  • $600 to $649: 430
  • $650 to $699: 279
  • $700 to $749: 363
  • $750 to $799: 346
  • $800 to $899: 110
  • $900 to $999: 121
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 17
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 15
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 32
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 330
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 63
  • 1990 to 1994: 72
  • 1985 to 1989: 20
  • 1980 to 1984: 39
  • 1975 to 1979: 37
  • 1970 to 1974: 26
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1965 to 1969: 25


Paducah, KY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.8%
Number of people working at home: 256 (2.5% of all workers)


Paducah commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 519
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2251
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2938
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1833
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 814
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 254
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 646
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 91
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 114
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 180
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 149
  • 90 or more minutes: 117
 


Paducah mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,297 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 1,194 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 42 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 77 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 12 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 30 (0%)
  • Walked: 169 (2%)
  • Other means: 80 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 256 (3%)
 


Paducah, KY household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 2383
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 1385
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1009
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 917
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 855
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 741
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 604
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 592
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 405
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 665
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 911
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 538
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 277
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 114
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 193
  • $200,000 or more: 182
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 6234
 United States or American: 3134
 German: 2198
 English: 1834
 Irish: 1627
 Scotch-Irish: 603
 Subsaharan African:: 392
 African: 392
 Italian: 372
 French (except Basque): 332
 Scottish: 243
 Dutch: 197
 Polish: 128
 European: 107
 British: 95
 Welsh: 81
 Swedish: 49
 Norwegian: 43
 Arab:: 40
 Lebanese: 32
 Russian: 29
 Ukrainian: 29
 Swiss: 24
 French Canadian: 22
 Greek: 20
 Lithuanian: 19
 Belgian: 16
 Basque: 16
 Canadian: 13
 Slovak: 13
 Northern European: 12
 Iranian: 11
 Austrian: 11
 Celtic: 8
 Syrian: 8
 Croatian: 7
 Czechoslovakian: 6
 Czech: 6
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 6
 British West Indian: 6
 Danish: 4


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



  • Mexico (34%)
  • El Salvador (14%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • India (5%)
  • Iran (4%)


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

  • This state: 17277
  • Northeast: 569
  • Midwest: 4088
  • South: 3478
  • West: 497

51% of Paducah residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Kentucky.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 68
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 34
  • 5th and 6th grade: 176
  • 7th and 8th grade: 294
  • 9th grade: 216
  • 10th grade: 313
  • 11th grade: 319
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 209
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,380
  • Less than 1 year of college: 535
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,157
  • Associate degree: 400
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,015
  • Master's degree: 309
  • Professional school degree: 323
  • Doctorate degree: 67

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 93
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 26
  • 5th and 6th grade: 168
  • 7th and 8th grade: 753
  • 9th grade: 389
  • 10th grade: 417
  • 11th grade: 366
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 387
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,246
  • Less than 1 year of college: 660
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,479
  • Associate degree: 645
  • Bachelor's degree: 982
  • Master's degree: 563
  • Professional school degree: 89
  • Doctorate degree: 14

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.1%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.4%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 16.0%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 15.9%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 28.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 44.4%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 21.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 21.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $35,346
  • Black householders: $18,757
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $11,594
  • Asian householders: $30,579
  • Some other race householders: $14,015
  • Two or more races householders: $6,708
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $31,601
Paducah household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Paducah household income for Black householders
Paducah household income for Asian householders
Paducah household income for Some other race householders
Paducah household income for Two or more races householders
Paducah household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Paducah marital status for males
Paducah marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $105,700
  • Black or African American householders: $70,731
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $102,852
  • Asian householders: $51,426
  • Two or more races householders: $87,029
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $123,423

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,504
  • One, attached: 268
  • Two: 833
  • 3 or 4: 906
  • 5 to 9: 1,141
  • 10 to 19: 443
  • 20 to 49: 171
  • 50 or more: 542
  • Mobile homes: 363
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Paducah:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Paducah
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (84.2%)
  • Electricity (13.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Utility gas (68.1%)
  • Electricity (28.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 288
Here:

11.1%
Kentucky:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 108
Here:

7.3%
Kentucky:

10.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 144
Here:

16.7%
Kentucky:

18.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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