Owingsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2019: 1,573 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.7%
 
Males: 716  (45.6%)
Females: 857  (54.4%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 40360.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,893 (it was $21,897 in 2000)
Owingsville:

$35,893
KY:

$52,295

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,838 (it was $18,156 in 2000)

Owingsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $98,659 (it was $67,500 in 2000)
Owingsville:

$98,659
KY:

$151,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $162,312; detached houses: $167,608; mobile homes: $38,135

Median gross rent in 2019: $567.

March 2019 cost of living index in Owingsville: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 28.9%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.7% for Black residents, 61.5% for American Indian residents, 71.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Owingsville, KY (2019)
    • 2,00793.9%White alone
    • 462.2%Black alone
    • 301.4%Hispanic
    • 211.0%Asian alone
    • 140.7%Two or more races
    • 100.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Owingsville, Kentucky as of June 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Owingsville is 119 to 1.


Crime rates in Owingsville by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.5)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(189.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(121.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.4)
1
(64.4)
1
(63.6)
1
(62.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(626.6)
22
(1,392)
11
(653.2)
8
(486.3)
10
(648.9)
4
(257.4)
10
(643.9)
4
(254.3)
2
(125.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(249.2)
3
(190.5)
2
(127.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(2,068)
42
(2,658)
45
(2,672)
30
(1,824)
19
(1,233)
16
(1,030)
10
(643.9)
3
(190.7)
4
(250.5)
7
(438.9)
5
(311.5)
6
(381.0)
7
(447.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(125.3)
6
(379.7)
1
(59.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.6)
2
(125.4)
3
(186.9)
1
(63.5)
1
(63.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index136.6322.8157.4179.999.972.188.938.136.346.457.384.444.7

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 Owingsville, KY

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.83
Kentucky average:

1.63
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Ancestries: American (52.0%), English (11.8%), Irish (9.9%), German (4.7%), Dutch (2.8%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/27/1867

Elevation: 1010 feet

Land area: 2.18 square miles.

Population density: 723 people per square mile   (low).

Owingsville, Kentucky map

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Kentucky:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $908 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $686 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (40.4 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (329.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Salt Lick, KY (2.9 miles ),
Sharpsburg, KY (3.1 miles ),
Mount Sterling, KY (3.4 miles ),
Farmers, KY (3.5 miles ),
Camargo, KY (3.5 miles ),
Jeffersonville, KY (3.5 miles ),
Hillsboro, KY (3.7 miles ),
Lakeview Heights, KY (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 83.77 W

Area code: 606

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,900
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Owingsville, KY residents
Average permit cost in Owingsville, KY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.9%
Kentucky:

5.1%
Most common industries in Owingsville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (15.0%)
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.7%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.7%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Truck transportation (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.2%)
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Food (5.2%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Apparel (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Owingsville, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Construction laborers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)

Average climate in Owingsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Owingsville-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Owingsville city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Owingsville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 47% 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 10.5 miles away from the city 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 6.1 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 224.6 miles away from Owingsville center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 318.0 miles away from Owingsville center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 186.8 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 224.6 miles away from Owingsville 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 Bath County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Owingsville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Owingsville:

  • HILLTOP LODGE (521 EAST HIGH STREET)
  • RIDGEWAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION FACILITY (406 WYOMING ROAD #38)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Owingsville:

  • FMC - MT. STERLING (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)
  • WINDSOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, KY)

Airports located in Owingsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Owingsville:

  • Morehead State University (about 19 miles; Morehead, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,523)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 41 miles; Richmond, KY; FT enrollment: 13,525)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 41 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 42 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Shawnee State University (about 59 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Kentucky State University (about 60 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)

Public high schools in Owingsville:

  • BATH COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 597, Location: 645 CHENAULT DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • SECOND CHANCE ACADEMY (Location: 39 CEDAR CREEK DR, Grades: 7-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Owingsville:

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Library in Owingsville:

  • BATH COUNTY MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $339,557; Location: 24 WEST MAIN STREET; 24,221 books; 1,012 audio materials; 1,824 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 90 print serial subscriptions; 25 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Owingsville: Bath Courthouse (A), Owingsville Fire Department (B), Bath County Emergency Medical Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Super 8 Motel (104 Williams Road).

Court: Kentucky Commonwealth - Bath Circuit Court Clerk (107 West Main Street).

Birthplace of: John Bell Hood - (1831-1879), Confederate General in Civil War, Richard Menefee - Politician, Dan Swartz - Basketball player, John Duncan Young - Politician, Vernon Hatton - Basketball player.

Bath 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 Owingsville and their reported violations in the past:

OWINGSVILLE WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,359, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-04-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.8%
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: 0.1% of all households
32 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
17 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
60 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Owingsville (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Bank: Owingsville Branch at 118 Miller Scenic View Drive, branch established on 1999/11/01; Main Street Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1893/05/20. Info updated 2006/12/20: Bank assets: $117.3 mil, Deposits: $96.7 mil, headquarters in Morehead, KY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancorp Of Morehead Incorporated, The
  • Owingsville Banking Company: Brendan Branch at Miller Shopping Center Po Box 575, branch established on 1986/08/27; at 49 West Main Street, branch established on 1893/05/10. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $68.1 mil, Deposits: $55.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bath County Banking Company
  • The Salt Lick Deposit Bank: Slate Avenue Branch at 43 Slate Avenue, branch established on 1994/04/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $71.8 mil, Deposits: $60.5 mil, headquarters in Salt Lick, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Owingsville:

Marital status in Owingsville, KY
  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

For population 25 years and over in Owingsville:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Kentucky average:

11.9

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Owingsville, KY (based on Bath County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,15831
Mainline Protestant1,1039
Other6761
Catholic331
None6,621-
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: 7
This county:

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Bath County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Bath County:

11.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Bath County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Bath County:

12.1%
State:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.4%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

25.3%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Kentucky:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Owingsville:

45.2%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Owingsville:

29.4
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Owingsville:

19.3%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.8%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Owingsville:

35.3%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Owingsville:

51.6%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Owingsville:

80.2%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Owingsville, 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 Government Administration 7$28,002$48,0030$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$17,464$41,9140$0
Financial Administration 2$6,074$36,4440$0
Water Supply 2$6,588$39,5280$0
Sewerage 1$3,193$38,3160$0
Totals for Government 17$61,320$43,2850$0

Owingsville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $835,000 ($530.83)
    Sewerage: $776,000 ($493.32)
    Police Protection: $294,000 ($186.90)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($38.14)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($36.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000 ($28.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $40,000 ($25.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($11.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $47,000 ($29.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($11.44)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($8.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $440,000 ($279.72)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $69,000 ($43.87)

Owingsville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $704,000 ($447.55)
    Other: $124,000 ($78.83)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $157,000 ($99.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $5,000 ($3.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $1,163,000 ($739.35)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.54)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.64)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $713,000 ($453.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $78,000 ($49.59)
    Highways: $34,000 ($21.61)
  • Tax - Property: $177,000 ($112.52)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $148,000 ($94.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000 ($61.03)
    Public Utilities Sales: $85,000 ($54.04)
    Individual Income: $78,000 ($49.59)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000 ($6.36)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.64)

Owingsville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,538,000 ($1613.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,454,000 ($1560.08)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $107,000 ($68.02)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($13.99)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,200,000 ($762.87)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $369,000 ($234.58)

7.32% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($29,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.32%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, KY  2.41% ($26,989 average AGI)
to Fayette County, KY  0.81% ($50,032)
to Rowan County, KY  0.76% ($27,724)
Businesses in Owingsville, KY
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1McDonald's1
H&R Block1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Owingsville:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMST (1150 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WMJR (1380 AM; 3 kW; WINCHESTER, KY; Owner: THY KINGDOM COME NETWORK, INC)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WMOR (1330 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Owingsville:

  • WKCA (107.7 FM; OWINGSVILLE, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WBVX (92.1 FM; CARLISLE, KY; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WMKY (90.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMKJ (105.5 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBMK (88.5 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQXX (106.1 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)
  • WFLE-FM (95.1 FM; FLEMINGSBURG, KY; Owner: FLEMING COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WSKV-FM (104.9 FM; STANTON, KY; Owner: PARKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIVY (96.3 FM; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: GATEWAY RADIO WORKS, INC.)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • W201BB (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAXG (88.1 FM; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WLKT (104.5 FM; LEXINGTON-FAYETTE, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLKS-FM (102.9 FM; WEST LIBERTY, KY; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY INDUSTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Owingsville:

  • WUPX-TV (Channel 67; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: PAXSON LEXINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W02BP (Channel 2; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: MCKINLEY WALKER)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • W06BC (Channel 6; MOUNT STERLING, KY; Owner: VEARL PENNINGTON)
  • WKMR (Channel 38; MOREHEAD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJC-TV (Channel 65; BEATTYVILLE, KY; Owner: HOUR OF HARVEST, INC.)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Owingsville fatal accident list:

Dec 9, 2016 08:03 AM, I-64, Lat: 38.129850, Lon: -83.745250, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 6, 2013 05:41 PM, Sr-36, Lat: 38.140508, Lon: -83.763544, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 28, 2009 05:00 PM, I-64 Eb, Lat: 38.122200, Lon: -83.766761, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 13, 2008 04:30 AM, I-64, Lat: 38.134420, Lon: -83.734140, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 3, 2005 10:35 AM, Sr-36, Miller Scenic Drive, Lat: 38.128740, Lon: -83.754100, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 1995 03:35 PM, 0036, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 12, 1991 11:46 PM, 36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 509ft / 155mTotal length
  • $5,244,000Total costs
  • 236,667Total average daily traffic
  • 30,723Total average daily truck traffic
  • 182,839Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Owingsville, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 231960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Owingsville, KY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Owingsville)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Owingsville, KY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Owingsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA TR182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4701S , Serial Number: R18201389, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 12/02/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Mark E Bailey, 2985 White Oak Rd, Owingsville, KY 40360
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210-5A(205A) (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4801U , Serial Number: 205-0501, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas R Moore, 104 White Maple Ln, Owingsville, KY 40360

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 fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 20 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Owingsville, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.1%), and Outside Fires (30.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Owingsville, KY
    • 8057.1%Structure Fires
    • 4330.7%Outside Fires
    • 128.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 53.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Owingsville, KY
Most common first names in Owingsville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5481.8 years
James4773.7 years
John4378.3 years
Charles3872.2 years
William3673.5 years
Robert3166.5 years
George2376.5 years
Henry2073.0 years
Raymond1774.2 years
Dorothy1779.9 years
Most common last names in Owingsville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Manley3881.3 years
Roberts3278.6 years
Wells3278.0 years
Jones3080.5 years
Copher3073.8 years
Purvis2973.3 years
Williams2880.5 years
Crouch2778.9 years
Rogers2674.0 years
Bailey2677.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Owingsville, KY
  • 66.1%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Owingsville, KY
  • 48.3%Electricity
  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Owingsville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 7 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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