Oak Grove, Kentucky

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Population in 2019: 7,320 (86% urban, 14% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.6%
 
Males: 3,796  (51.9%)
Females: 3,524  (48.1%)
Median resident age:

24.4 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 42262.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,547 (it was $32,235 in 2000)
Oak Grove:

$47,547
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,108 (it was $13,769 in 2000)

Oak Grove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $122,751 (it was $66,400 in 2000)
Oak Grove:

$122,751
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $163,633; detached houses: $172,679; townhouses or other attached units: $159,756; in 2-unit structures: $237,918; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $119,820; mobile homes: $58,587

Median gross rent in 2019: $950.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oak Grove: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.4%
(23.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.0% for Black residents, 18.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.6% for American Indian residents, 67.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 68.7% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Oak Grove, KY (2019)
    • 4,03554.8%White alone
    • 1,78824.3%Black alone
    • 1,15815.7%Hispanic
    • 1442.0%Other race alone
    • 981.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 841.1%Asian alone
    • 841.1%Two or more races
    • 320.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 41 registered sex offenders living in Oak Grove, Kentucky as of December 03, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Oak Grove is 184 to 1.


Crime rates in Oak Grove by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(52.4)
2
(27.4)
4
(40.8)
5
(52.7)
7
(72.4)
4
(53.0)
4
(53.6)
4
(52.4)
3
(40.2)
5
(66.5)
12
(161.5)
7
(95.3)
6
(83.0)
5
(67.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(78.6)
13
(178.0)
16
(163.2)
21
(221.5)
9
(93.0)
10
(132.6)
7
(93.7)
8
(104.7)
7
(93.8)
3
(39.9)
11
(148.0)
15
(204.2)
6
(83.0)
2
(27.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(157.3)
18
(246.5)
18
(183.6)
6
(63.3)
11
(113.7)
11
(145.9)
8
(107.1)
10
(130.9)
6
(80.4)
8
(106.5)
12
(161.5)
12
(163.3)
18
(248.9)
17
(231.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
120
(1,573)
94
(1,287)
161
(1,642)
163
(1,719)
111
(1,148)
147
(1,949)
78
(1,044)
85
(1,113)
96
(1,287)
75
(998.0)
78
(1,050)
80
(1,089)
50
(691.4)
40
(543.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
129
(1,691)
220
(3,012)
214
(2,182)
163
(1,719)
141
(1,458)
244
(3,236)
186
(2,490)
153
(2,003)
179
(2,399)
170
(2,262)
266
(3,580)
316
(4,301)
229
(3,166)
246
(3,343)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(183.5)
23
(314.9)
25
(254.9)
23
(242.6)
21
(217.1)
11
(145.9)
21
(281.2)
13
(170.2)
7
(93.8)
14
(186.3)
24
(323.0)
19
(258.6)
31
(428.7)
26
(353.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
N/A1
(10.5)
4
(41.4)
2
(26.5)
3
(40.2)
2
(26.2)
1
(13.4)
1
(13.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index315.6360.4340.9329.9264.6388.9314.4271.1323.5261.7448.4439.1350.4308.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Oak Grove, KY

Crime rate in Oak Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Kentucky average:

1.63
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Ancestries: European (8.6%), Irish (7.6%), German (6.4%), Norwegian (2.6%), Eastern European (2.6%), American (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/24/1974

Land area: 10.3 square miles.

Population density: 710 people per square mile   (low).

Oak Grove, Kentucky map

164 residents are foreign born (1.1% Latin America, 1.1% Asia, 0.3% Oceania).

This city:

2.3%
Kentucky:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,470 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (7.6 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (50.3 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (358.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fort Campbell North, KY (1.5 miles ),
Fort Campbell, TN (1.8 miles ),
Fort Campbell, KY (1.9 miles ),
Clarksville, TN (2.8 miles ),
Pembroke, KY (3.0 miles ),
St. Bethlehem, TN (3.0 miles ),
Trenton, KY (3.1 miles ),
Cumberland Heights, TN (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 36.66 N, Longitude: 87.42 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,044 (-28.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 484 (14.1%)

Area code: 270

Distribution of median household income in Oak Grove, KY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Oak Grove, KY in 2019
Oak Grove satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 247 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 1998: 106 buildings, average cost: $47,100
  • 1999: 256 buildings, average cost: $56,600
  • 2000: 163 buildings, average cost: $37,400
  • 2001: 121 buildings, average cost: $46,000
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $373,100
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $490,000
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2006: 83 buildings, average cost: $70,200
  • 2007: 49 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $72,900
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2013: 20 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2016: 20 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2018: 26 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 2019: 25 buildings, average cost: $71,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Oak Grove, KY residents
Average permit cost in Oak Grove, KY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +4,232 (+149.4%).
Most common industries in Oak Grove, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.6%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (14.3%)
  • Construction (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Machinery (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Oak Grove, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)

Average climate in Oak Grove, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Oak Grove, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.0. This is about average.

City:

62.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 3.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 1.45. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.45
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.03
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Oak Grove-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Oak Grove city center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/22/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused $73 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oak Grove-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 235% 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 126.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 126.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 94.0 miles away from Oak Grove 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 122.2 miles away from Oak Grove 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 151.7 miles away from the city 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 133.6 miles away from Oak Grove center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Christian County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oak Grove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oak Grove:

  • GATEWAY HOME HEALTH CLARKSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • CHRISTIAN HEIGHTS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PEMBROKE, KY)
  • GATEWAY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF CLARKSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • DCI CUMBERLAND (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • GATEWAY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • (CLOSED) GATEWAY HEALTH SYSTCU (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oak Grove:

  • Austin Peay State University (about 10 miles; Clarksville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 8,621)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 17 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Tennessee State University (about 48 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 48 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 49 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 50 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)
  • Belmont University (about 51 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Oak Grove: Gate Number 6 (A), Gate Number 5 (B), Gate Number 4 (C), Oak Grove Fire and Emergency Services (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Oak Grove: Good Hope Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Good Hope Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Oak Grove Tourism Commission (2801 Walter Garrett Lane).

Hotels: Holiday Inn Exp Ft Campbell (12759 Fort Campbell Boulevard), Comfort Inn (201 Auburn Street), Tuckaway Farms (14400 Fort Campbell Boulevard), Shauts Rooms (14400 Fort Campbell Boulevard), Days Inn (212 Auburn Street), Baymont Inn & Suites - Fort Campbell (12759 Fort Campbell Blvd), Comfort Inn Oak Grove (201 Auburn Street).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oak Grove and their reported violations in the past:

OAK GROVE UTILITIES OFFICE (Population served: 8,762, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
5 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Banks with branches in Oak Grove (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Oak Grove Branch at 15744 Fort Campbell Blvd, branch established on 1977/06/15. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Oak Grove:

Marital status in Oak Grove, KY
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 1.1%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Oak Grove:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Kentucky average:

11.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Oak Grove
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oak Grove, KY (based on Christian County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,64785
Mainline Protestant5,86331
Catholic3,2332
Black Protestant2,2789
Other6523
None34,282-
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: 18
Christian County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Here:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
This county:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

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

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.9%
State:

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

8.7%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oak Grove:

45.5%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Oak Grove:

43.8%
Kentucky:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Oak Grove:

28.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oak Grove:

17.7%
Kentucky:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.0%
Kentucky:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

26.3%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Oak Grove:

58.2%
Kentucky:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.8%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oak Grove, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 42$161,308$46,0884$4,657
Police Protection - Officers 17$57,519$40,6020$0
Water Supply 13$40,377$37,2710$0
Health 7$21,721$37,2360$0
Police - Other 3$8,320$33,2806$3,088
Financial Administration 3$11,177$44,7080$0
Other Government Administration 3$10,081$40,3247$1,937
Local Libraries 2$6,351$38,1060$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,913$58,9560$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,330$39,9606$2,942
Totals for Government 92$325,097$42,40423$12,624

Oak Grove government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,757,000 ($240.03)
    Police Protection: $896,000 ($122.40)
    Financial Administration: $560,000 ($76.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $498,000 ($68.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000 ($30.46)
    General - Other: $215,000 ($29.37)
    Regular Highways: $126,000 ($17.21)
    Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($13.80)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $54,000 ($7.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $277,000 ($37.84)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,164,000 ($159.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $266,000 ($36.34)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($7.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,148,000 ($293.44)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $46,000 ($6.28)

Oak Grove government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $35,000 ($4.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($1.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $357,000 ($48.77)
    Electric Utilities: $61,000 ($8.33)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($3.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $172,000 ($23.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $73,000 ($9.97)
    Rents: $35,000 ($4.78)
    Sale of Property: $35,000 ($4.78)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.55)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,686,000 ($230.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $150,000 ($20.49)
    Other: $85,000 ($11.61)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $1,164,000 ($159.02)
    Property: $1,083,000 ($147.95)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $703,000 ($96.04)
    Individual Income: $456,000 ($62.30)
    Corporation Net Income: $357,000 ($48.77)
    Public Utilities Sales: $311,000 ($42.49)
    Other License: $167,000 ($22.81)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($1.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000 ($1.23)

Oak Grove government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,068,000 ($1102.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,480,000 ($1021.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $588,000 ($80.33)

Oak Grove government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,367,000 ($733.20)

12.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($30,342 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.64%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

0.65% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,610 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.65%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Montgomery County, TN  1.94% ($30,019 average AGI)
from Trigg County, KY  0.35% ($37,388)
from Honolulu County, HI  0.24% ($35,831)


15.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,265 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.92%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

0.52% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,209 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.52%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, TN  3.72% ($33,468 average AGI)
to Trigg County, KY  0.48% ($47,496)
to Honolulu County, HI  0.26% ($33,197)
Businesses in Oak Grove, KY
NameCountNameCount
Days Inn1Pizza Hut1
Dennys1Quality1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
GameStop1Subway4
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn1UPS3
McDonald's2Waffle House1
Nike2Walmart1
Papa John's Pizza1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Oak Grove:

  • WJMR (1370 AM; 1 kW; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WCTZ (1550 AM; 3 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: WINSTON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJQI (540 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJZM (1400 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: COMBERLAND RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WHOP (1230 AM; 1 kW; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRUS (610 AM; 2 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: LOGAN RADIO INCORPORATED)
  • WHVO (1480 AM; 1 kW; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oak Grove:

  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WZZP (97.5 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WNKJ (89.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKDZ-FM (106.5 FM; CADIZ, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAPX-FM (91.7 FM; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQXQ (101.9 FM; CENTRAL CITY, KY; Owner: STARLIGHT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHOP-FM (98.7 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: HOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W201AQ (88.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W258AD (99.5 FM; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: TREVECCA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Oak Grove:

  • WCKV-LP (Channel 49; CLARKSVILLE, ETC., TN; Owner: TN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKAG-CA (Channel 43; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY NEW ERA, INC.)
  • W22CH (Channel 22; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Oak Grove fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Oak Grove fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 174ft / 53.0mTotal length
  • 385,904Total average daily traffic
  • 87,824Total average daily truck traffic
  • 158,969Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oak Grove, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 151970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oak Grove, KY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oak Grove)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 Mi E Of Hwy 41s S Side Of Hwy 811 (Lat: 36.664778 Lon: -87.430556), Call Sign: KKR592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.445 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2012, Expiration Date: 04/27/2022, Registrant: Vei Communications, 109 Bostick, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, Phone: (270) 886-0085, Email:
  • S Side Of Hwy 911 7 Mi E Of Hwy 41 (Lat: 36.664778 Lon: -87.430556), Call Sign: KOB461, Licensee ID: L00114405,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/2012, Expiration Date: 09/14/2022, Registrant: Hopkinsville Christian County Communications Center, 116a W 1st St, Hopkinsville, KY 42240, Phone: (502) 887-4060
  • Lat: 36.660806 Lon: -87.437917, Call Sign: WRHV338,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.500 MHz, 457.500 MHz, 457.850 MHz, 463.875 MHz, 468.875 MHz, Grant Date: 06/23/2020, Expiration Date: 06/23/2030, Certifier: Donald Londo, Registrant: Bearcom, 4009 Distribution Drive, Bldg 200, Garland, TX 75041, Phone: (214) 765-7328, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oak Grove)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 116AV, N116AV, N-116AV, Serial Number: 28-8416094, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1984, Certificate Issue Date: 06/17/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Hector J Valleortiz, 1327 Hugh Hunter Rd, Oak Grove, KY 42262
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3853Y, N3853Y, N-3853Y, Serial Number: 21058353, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 04/20/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 02/10/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Terrance J Bailey, 503 Katie St, Oak Grove, KY 42262
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63BC, N63BC, N-63BC, Serial Number: 637, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 08/25/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Hector J Valleortiz, 1327 Hugh Hunter Rd, Oak Grove, KY 42262
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3638H, N3638H, N-3638H, Serial Number: 20-1256, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 12/23/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Airborne Aviation LLC, 930 Hugh Hunter Rd, Oak Grove, KY 42262
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/03/2020
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 40250, N40250, N-40250, Serial Number: 27-7305056, Year manufactured: 1973, Certificate Issue Date: 10/26/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Airborne Aviation LLC, 930 Hugh Hunter Rd, Oak Grove, KY 42262
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/20/2019, Exported to: Philippines

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$108,7143$111,51710$135,3981$68,2304$129,595
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$52,4700$01$160,0900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$78,2850$06$93,3801$22,6201$41,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$71,1451$51,9102$116,8950$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$57,2000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2013.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$41,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2013.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Oak Grove, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Oak Grove, KY - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 48. The highest number of fire incidents - 90 took place in 2007, and the least - 9 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Oak Grove, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (35.9%), and Structure Fires (30.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Oak Grove, KY
    • 29235.9%Outside Fires
    • 24630.2%Structure Fires
    • 21226.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 647.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oak Grove, KY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Oak Grove, Kentucky:

  • Candlewood Suites, 12885 Ft Campbell Blvd, Oak Grove, Kentucky 42262 , Phone: (270) 605-9300, Fax: (270) 605-9301
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 164 Naomi Ln, Oak grove, Kentucky 42262 , Phone: (270) 640-7299
  • Sleep Inn and Suites, 220 Auburn St, Oak grove, Kentucky 42262 , Phone: (270) 640-7170, Fax: (270) 640-7970
  • Sleep Inn and Suites, 220 Auburn St, Oak grove, Kentucky 42262 , Phone: (270) 640-7170, Fax: (270) 640-7970
  • Sleep Inn and Suites, 220 Auburn St, Oak grove, Kentucky 42262 , Phone: (270) 640-7170, Fax: (270) 640-7970
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Oak Grove, Kentucky
Most common first names in Oak Grove, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1270.6 years
James1168.5 years
William978.0 years
Robert863.7 years
Thomas865.1 years
Mary679.8 years
Joseph562.8 years
George580.4 years
Clarence464.7 years
Willie477.5 years
Most common last names in Oak Grove, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Askew574.6 years
Brown474.5 years
Mathews470.3 years
Parker467.7 years
Phillips463.3 years
Black375.3 years
Jones365.7 years
Leavell375.0 years
Kennedy378.0 years
Elliott372.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oak Grove, KY
  • 90.7%Electricity
  • 9.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oak Grove, KY
  • 91.0%Electricity
  • 5.4%Utility gas
  • 3.6%No fuel used


Oak Grove compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Oak Grove on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 (42262) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #73 (42262) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 10 pilots and 24 other airmen in this city.
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