Beattyville, Kentucky

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Beattyville, Kentucky

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High Points

Beattyville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kentucky):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Beattyville Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Beattyville Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Beattyville, Kentucky

Comparing Beattyville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kentucky (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 9
Age of the Population 7 7
Racial Diversity 3 2
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1
Male Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 1 1
Portion of People Married 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 4 4
Median Family Income 1 1
People Above Poverty 1 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 8
Walking and Biking to Work 6 7
Short Commute Times 6 4
Working at Home 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 8
Housing Recently Built 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 8 6
Low Property Crime 7 6

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Beattyville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 51 miles SE of Lexington, Kentucky
County Lee
Standard Zip Codes 41311
Phone Area Codes 606
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.571
Longitude -83.706

Beattyville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 3.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 42 F
Apr Temp 39 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 69 F
Annual Precip 48.5 inches
Distance 21.4 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 42 F
Apr Temp 46 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 84 F
Oct Temp 47 to 68 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Distance 29.8 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 44 F
Apr Temp 38 to 68 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 70 F
Annual Precip 50.8 inches
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Beattyville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,193 100%
Male 491 41.2%
Female 702 58.8%
Under 18 282 23.6%
18+ 911 76.4%
65+ 294 24.6%
Median Age 39.5
Average Family Size 2.82
White 1,181 99%
African-American 5 0.4%
Asian 5 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.3%

Estimated Beattyville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,153
Growth -40
Growth % -3.4%

Beattyville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 70.1%
English 9.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.9%
Irish 5.6%
German 4.3%
Dutch 1%
Italian 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
European 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Polish 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Fillmore (41311)
Old Landing (41311)
Tallega (41311)
Vada (41311)
Widecreek (41311)
Yellow Rock (41311)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Beattyville 1,193 $21,181
Booneville 111 $17,500
Campton 424 $21,528
Irvine 2,843 $25,046
Jackson 2,490 $33,036
McKee 878 $12,857
Ravenna 693 $33,438

Beattyville Public Libraries

Lee County Public Library
Beattyville, Kentucky
(606) 464-8014

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Beattyville High Schools (2004)

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Serves 380 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.9

A Non-traditional School
Serves 2 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 1

Beattyville Colleges

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1. Vanceburg, Kentucky 88.4   33.1% 17.7% 6.4% 28 $20,000 7.1% 1.6% 1,731 37.6% 27.7 1.2% 0.6
2. Linn, Missouri 84.8   35.2% 21.4% 15.3% 26 $38,854 7.1% 2.1% 1,354 17.1% 21.4 0.6% 0.7
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