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Old 11-28-2006, 05:39 AM
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We Now Live In Upstate New York And We Are Looking To Move Out Of State. I Am Trying To Get Any Information About The States We Are Concidering. Kentucky Has Some Possibilites. Any Information We Can Get About The Cost Of Living, What Kind Of Stores And Jobs Are Available, Weather Conditions, Homeschooling, Farm Country, And Tax Info, Would Be Great.
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Old 11-29-2006, 10:12 AM
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Check out Cadiz, KY (Trigg County) we are a small, friendly town with Interstate 24 to our east and Land Between the Lakes to our west.
With Interstate 24 and Hwy 68 you are able to get to larger towns for shopping excursions and job opportunities.

Great town to raise children and a nice retirement community.

Compared to the rest of the country, Cadiz's cost of living is 25.00 % lower than the U.S. average.

The unemployment rate in Cadiz, KY, is 9.5%, with job growth of 1.9%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 12.2%.

Cadiz, KY, sales tax rate is 6.0%. Income tax is 6.0%.
County property taxes are .74 cents per $100.

The income per capita is $14,040. The median household income is $27,682.

Cadiz, KY, gets 42.5 inches of rain per year. The US average is 38.8. Snowfall is 12.1 inches. The average US city gets 24.4 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 109.

The July high is around 86 degrees. The January low is 20. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 34 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

For homeschooling check out http://homeschooling.gomilpitas.com/...l/Kentucky.htm

Public schools are located on 1 campus check out http://www.trigg.k12.ky.us/
We also have Lake Barkley Christian Academy (270) 522-1313

We have one of the finest state parks with room accomodations, meeting facility, fitness center with indoor pool and a marina, Barkley Lake State Park.

For more info on Trigg County check out http://www.barkleylake.com (broken link)

I hope I have given you some information to help with your decision.
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