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People

Total Population 1,520
Male Share of the Population 46.8%
Female Share of the Population 53.2%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 525
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 49.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $34,813
% Above Poverty Level 73.4%
% Below Poverty Level 26.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.7%
Median Gross Rent $509
Median House Value $69,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.5%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 9.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cannelton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles NE of Owensboro, Kentucky (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles SW of Louisville, Kentucky
County Perry
Standard Zip Codes 47520
Phone Area Codes 812
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.911
Longitude -86.744

Cannelton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station TELL CITY
Distance 2.9 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 39 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 88 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station SAINT MEINRAD
Distance 18.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station BOONVILLE 1 S
Distance 29.7 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Cannelton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Cannelton Heights (47520)

Magnet (47520)

Mount Pleasant (47520)

Tobinsport (47520)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chrisney 446 $58,500
Grandview 700 $47,500
Rockport 2,467 $39,196
Santa Claus 2,671 $80,324
Tell City 7,234 $56,149
Troy 287 $49,107

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cannelton Public Libraries

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Cannelton Pl
210 S 8TH ST
Cannelton, Indiana
(812) 547-6028

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Cannelton High Schools

CANNELTON ELEM & HIGH SCHOOL
3RD/TAYLOR STS
812-547-4126
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 281 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

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