Irvington, Kentucky

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Irvington, Kentucky

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

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Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Irvington Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Irvington Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Irvington, Kentucky

Comparing Irvington 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
Female Share of the Population 9 7
Racial Diversity 8 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Senior Citizens 6 6
Age of the Population 4 3
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4
Male Share of the Population 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 5 8
Portion of People Married 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
Median Family Income 2 4
People Above Poverty 2 4
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 2 2
Short Commute Times 1 1
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 7
Affordability of Rents 7 6
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Housing Recently Built 7 5
People Living Alone 6 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 9
Low Property Crime 9 8

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Irvington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 38 miles SW of Louisville, Kentucky
County Breckinridge
Standard Zip Codes 40146
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.88
Longitude -86.283

Irvington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 70 F
Annual Precip 47.6 inches
Distance 25.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 49.4 inches
Distance 26.8 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
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Irvington Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,257 100%
Male 575 45.7%
Female 682 54.3%
Under 18 367 29.2%
18+ 890 70.8%
65+ 210 16.7%
Median Age 35.9
Average Family Size 3.01
White 1,055 83.9%
African-American 181 14.4%
Asian 4 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.4%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 10 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 1%

Estimated Irvington Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,359
Growth 102
Growth % 8.1%

Irvington 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 37%
US/American 29%
Irish 10.6%
German 8.5%
English 6.4%
Scottish 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Welsh 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Dutch 0.7%
European 0.6%
Polish 0.6%
Italian 0.6%
Czech 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Portuguese 0.3%
Celtic 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Lodiburg (40146)

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)
Irvington 1,257 $32,500
Brandenburg 2,049 $42,950
Ekron 170 $36,563
Hardinsburg 2,345 $36,214
Muldraugh 1,298 $31,625
Radcliff 21,961 $41,260
Vine Grove 4,169 $43,875
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City, State Similarity   1 Person Houses 65+ College Grads Commute Minutes Family Income Kids 0-4 Non White Pop. Poverty Prop. Crime Seasonal Housing Viol. Crime
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1. Yale, Oklahoma 90   31.8% 17.5% 7.2% 28 $30,714 6.9% 12.4% 1,342 19.5% 14.9 0.2% 5.2
2. Cottonwood, Alabama 88.5   31.8% 16.9% 7.2% 31 $32,065 7.4% 30.9% 1,170 27.2% 18 0.2% 4.3
3. Hominy, Oklahoma 87.4   30.4% 16.2% 8.5% 26 $27,578 7% 35.7% 2,584 22.7% 19 0.3% 8.1
4. Harlem, Georgia 83.4   26.8% 12.6% 13.1% 28 $36,307 7.9% 29.1% 1,814 17% 8.3 0.4% 5
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