Haddix, Kentucky

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Population in July 2007: 2,205.
Males: 1,122  (50.9%)
Females: 1,083  (49.1%)
Median resident age:

33.7 years
Kentucky median age:

35.9 years

Zip code: 41339

Estimated median household income in 2019: $27,108 (it was $18,370 in 2000)
Haddix:

$27,108
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,851 (it was $8,356 in 2000)

Haddix CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $38,490 (it was $21,200 in 2000)
Haddix:

$38,490
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $85,029; detached houses: $105,174; townhouses or other attached units: $224,213; in 2-unit structures: $98,245; mobile homes: $52,926
March 2019 cost of living index in Haddix: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Haddix, KY (2000)
    • 2,25399.2%White alone
    • 120.5%Hispanic
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Two or more races

Races in Haddix detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 54.0 square miles.

Population density: 41 people per square mile   (very low).

Haddix, Kentucky map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Haddix CCD:

0.9% ($199)
Kentucky:

0.8% ($610)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (74.0 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (381.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Canoe, KY (2.3 miles ),
Hardshell, KY (2.7 miles ),
Krypton, KY (2.8 miles ),
Jackson, KY (2.8 miles ),
Buckhorn, KY (2.9 miles),
Oakdale, KY (3.1 miles ),
Dice, KY (3.2 miles ),
Taulbee, KY (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.44 N, Longitude: 83.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 606

Distribution of median household income in Haddix, KY in 2019
Haddix satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.8%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Most common industries in Haddix, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.3%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Rail transportation (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.5%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Rail transportation (8.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.3%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.7%)
  • Educational services (18.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (11.4%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Social assistance (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Haddix, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (13.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (12.0%)
  • Child care workers (6.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)

Average climate in Haddix, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Haddix, Kentucky average temperatures Haddix, Kentucky average precipitation Haddix, Kentucky humidity Haddix, Kentucky wind speed Haddix, Kentucky snowfall Haddix, Kentucky sunshine Haddix, Kentucky clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.6. This is about average.

City:

62.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.94
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Haddix-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the Haddix place center killed one person and injured 63 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/18/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Haddix-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 46% greater 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 61.7 miles away from Haddix center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 142.2 miles away from Haddix center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 299.1 miles away from Haddix 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 56.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 256.2 miles away from Haddix center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 118.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Breathitt County (35) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 28
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 25, Storms: 22, Tornadoes: 12, Mudslides: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Winds: 3, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Haddix:

  • HAZARD HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HAZARD, KY)
  • MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; HAZARD, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Haddix:

  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 18 miles; Hazard, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,087)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 37 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 39 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Morehead State University (about 53 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 56 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 62 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 66 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Haddix: Curt P O (A), Wolfe Coal Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Haddix include: High Top Church (A), Hilltop Church (B), Whick Church (C), Bethlehem Church (D), Howards Creek Church (E), Drew Memorial Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Thorpe Cemetery (1), Haddix Cemetery (2), Turner Cemetery (3), Campbell Cemetery (4), Figured Beech Cemetery (5), White and Francis Cemetery (6), Medlock Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dry Bread Branch (A), Barn Branch (B), Bear Branch (C), Bush Branch (D), Georges Branch (E), Haddix Fork (F), Howards Creek (G), Kay Fork (H), Tumbling Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Breathitt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

74.8%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

34.6%
Whole state:

15.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.5%
Whole state:

6.6%
10 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
8 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Haddix:

Marital status in Haddix, KY
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Haddix:

  • High school or higher: 49.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 11.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.5
Kentucky average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Haddix, KY (based on Breathitt County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,56320
Mainline Protestant4486
Catholic351
Other31
None11,829-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Breathitt County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Breathitt County:

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Breathitt County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

14.2%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

35.5%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.6%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Strongest AM radio stations in Haddix:

  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WKIC (1390 AM; 5 kW; HAZARD, KY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKLB (1290 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: BARKER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFSR (970 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPAY)
  • WTCW (920 AM; 4 kW; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WQXY (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HAZARD, KY; Owner: BLACK GOLD BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Haddix:

  • WJSN-FM (106.5 FM; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WZQQ (97.9 FM; HYDEN, KY; Owner: LESLIE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMD (104.7 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: HAZARD BROADCASTING SERVICES)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WEKH (90.9 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMTC-FM (99.9 FM; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSOC.)
  • WLJC (102.1 FM; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INCORPORATED)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WKCB-FM (107.1 FM; HINDMAN, KY; Owner: HINDMAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOCS (88.3 FM; LEROSE, KY; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS - MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTUK (105.1 FM; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTBK (105.7 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: MANCHESTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWJD (91.7 FM; PIPPA PASSES, KY; Owner: ALICE LLOYD COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Haddix:

  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64CM (Channel 64; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W66DA (Channel 66; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54CI (Channel 54; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYMT-TV (Channel 57; HAZARD, KY; Owner: WYMT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • W24BT (Channel 24; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKHA (Channel 35; HAZARD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W31BU (Channel 31; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BQ (Channel 53; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W69ED (Channel 69; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Haddix fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Haddix fatal accident list:

Apr 22, 2016 01:43 PM, Sr-15, Lat: 37.486914, Lon: -83.343686, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 21, 2005 05:35 PM, Sr-1110, Sr-397, Lat: 37.483070, Lon: -83.373220, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 2000 02:45 AM, Sr-15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 4, 1995 02:40 AM, 15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • W A Gillum, 0.7 Mile Wnw Of (Lat: 37.491444 Lon: -83.359417), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 21025 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, Suite 1200, Mclea-n, Phone: (703) 584-8665
  • W A Gillum, 0.7 Mile Wnw Of (Lat: 37.491444 Lon: -83.359417), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 21025 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, Suite 1200, Mclea-n, Phone: (703) 584-8665
  • W A Gillum, 0.7 Mile Wnw Of (Lat: 37.491444 Lon: -83.359417), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 21025 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, Suite 1200, Mclea-n, Phone: (703) 584-8665

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Haddix, KY
  • 49.9%Electricity
  • 17.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.6%Coal or coke
  • 10.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 1.0%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Haddix, KY
  • 42.0%Electricity
  • 23.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.8%Coal or coke
  • 9.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Wood


Haddix compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Haddix on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #64 (41339) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
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