Island, Kentucky

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Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles S of Owensboro, Kentucky (center to center)
Nearest Large City 90 miles N of Nashville, Tennessee
County McLean
Standard Zip Codes 42350
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.445
Longitude -87.143

Island Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 15.4 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
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Distance 34.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 43.6 inches
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Island Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 435 100%
Male 207 47.6%
Female 228 52.4%
Under 18 117 26.9%
18+ 318 73.1%
65+ 56 12.9%
Median Age 35.9
Average Family Size 2.98
White 432 99.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 2 0.5%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Island Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 436
Growth 1
Growth % 0.2%

Island 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 42.4%
English 21.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.8%
German 6.9%
Irish 6%
Polish 2.8%
Dutch 2.8%
Welsh 2.3%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
Italian 0.9%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Island 435 $31,875
Bremen 365 $36,094
Calhoun 836 $32,386
Centertown 416 $37,946
Livermore 1,482 $27,404
Sacramento 517 $27,344
South Carrollton 184 $38,750
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