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People

Total Population 5,453
Male Share of the Population 47.2%
Female Share of the Population 52.8%
Senior Citizens 13.3%
Employed Population 16+ 2,206
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 47.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.1%
Median Earnings25+ $31,980
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,441
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,090

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,523
% Above Poverty Level 74.1%
% Below Poverty Level 25.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.3%
Median Gross Rent $474
Median House Value $125,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.4%
US/American 0%
English 10.5%
Irish 15%

Hazard Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 79 miles NW of Johnson City, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 87 miles SE of Lexington, Kentucky
County Perry
Standard Zip Codes 41701
P.O. Box Zip Codes 41702
Phone Area Codes 606
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.249
Longitude -83.193

Hazard 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 HYDEN
Distance 11.8 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 43 F
Apr Temp 40 to 69 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 50.1 inches
Station BAXTER
Distance 28.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 44 F
Apr Temp 40 to 68 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 51.1 inches
Station PENNINGTON GAP
Distance 37.3 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 44 F
Apr Temp 38 to 67 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 69 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Browns Fork (41701)

Darfork (41701)

Typo (41701)

Walkertown (41701)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blackey 207 $39,583
Buckhorn 122 $44,792
Hindman 1,016 $47,750
Hyden 461 $69,688
Pippa Passes 508 $74,107
Vicco 304 $29,063

Hazard Public Libraries

Library
Perry County Public Library
479 HIGH STREET
Hazard, Kentucky
(606) 436-2475

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Hazard Hospitals

ARH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - HAZARD
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
100 MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE
(606) 439-6600
Emergency Service: Yes

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Hazard High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

PERRY COUNTY CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
305 PARK AVE
606-439-5888
Serves 1,014 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.5

HAZARD HIGH SCHOOL
157 BULLDOG LN
606-439-1318
A Title I School.
Serves 282 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.5

CORDIA HIGH SCHOOL
6060 LOTTS CREEK RD
606-785-4457
A Title I School.
Serves 150 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.4

PERRY COUNTY ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL
49 INDIAN BEND DR
606-436-6811
A Non-traditional School
Serves 15 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 1.6

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