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People

Total Population 483
Male Share of the Population 46.2%
Female Share of the Population 53.8%
Senior Citizens 10.8%
Employed Population 16+ 142
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 42.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.9%
Median Earnings25+ $25,536
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree $20,375

Wealth

Median Family Income $31,719
% Above Poverty Level 64.8%
% Below Poverty Level 35.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.8%
Median Gross Rent $833
Median House Value $66,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.3%
US/American 0%
English 4.3%
Irish 9.3%

Drakesboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles S of Owensboro, Kentucky (center to center)
Nearest Large City 74 miles N of Nashville, Tennessee
County Muhlenberg
Standard Zip Codes 42337
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.217
Longitude -87.048

Drakesboro 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 ROCHESTER FERRY
Distance 8.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 42 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station BEAVER DAM
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 43 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station ROUGH RIVER LAKE
Distance 40.9 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 89 F
Oct Temp 40 to 70 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Central City 5,932 $42,254
Greenville 4,442 $55,020
Powderly 735 $47,125
Rochester 202 $56,250
Rockport 310 $32,500
South Carrollton 136 $75,417
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