Hawesville, Kentucky

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Hawesville, Kentucky

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Hawesville Low Property Crime
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 4% trophy Hawesville Short Commute Times
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Hawesville Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Hawesville Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Hawesville, Kentucky

Comparing Hawesville 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
Well-Paid Single Women 8 8
Female Share of the Population 8 6
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Senior Citizens 5 5
Age of the Population 4 4
Racial Diversity 4 3
Male Share of the Population 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 7
Average Household Size 4 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 8
People in Middle Class or Better 6 7
People Above Poverty 5 7
College Educated Adults 4 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 10 10
Public Transportation Use 8 8
Walking and Biking to Work 6 7
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 6
People Living Alone 8 7
Housing Recently Built 6 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 10 10
Low Violent Crime 10 10

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Hawesville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles NE of Owensboro, Kentucky (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles SW of Louisville, Kentucky
County Hancock
Standard Zip Codes 42348
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.911
Longitude -86.755

Hawesville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 2.8 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
Distance 18 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
Distance 29.2 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
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Hawesville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 971 100%
Male 456 47%
Female 515 53%
Under 18 258 26.6%
18+ 713 73.4%
65+ 150 15.4%
Median Age 36.3
Average Family Size 2.98
White 954 98.2%
African-American 14 1.4%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.2%

Estimated Hawesville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 981
Growth 10
Growth % 1%

Hawesville 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 37%
German 19.3%
Irish 15.2%
English 12.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.1%
Scotch-Irish 3%
Italian 1.7%
French Canadian 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Welsh 0.5%
Polish 0.5%
Dutch 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Arrington Corner (42348)

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)
Hawesville 971 $45,000
Cloverport 1,256 $30,917
Fordsville 531 $22,917
Hardinsburg 2,345 $36,214
Lewisport 1,639 $42,321
Owensboro 54,067 $41,333
Whitesville 632 $28,667

Hawesville Public Libraries

Hancock County Public Library
Hawesville, Kentucky
(270) 927-6760

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