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People

Total Population 2,491
Male Share of the Population 47.7%
Female Share of the Population 52.3%
Senior Citizens 23.4%
Employed Population 16+ 861
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 43.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.1%
Median Earnings25+ $26,775
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $15,972
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,406

Wealth

Median Family Income $32,757
% Above Poverty Level 72.5%
% Below Poverty Level 27.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation 2.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 48.3%
Median Gross Rent $480
Median House Value $78,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.2%
US/American 0%
English 26.9%
Irish 11.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Russell Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 72 miles SW of Lexington, Kentucky
County Russell
Standard Zip Codes 42642
Phone Area Codes 270
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.056
Longitude -85.088

Russell Springs 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 JAMESTOWN WWTP
Distance 3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 43 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 70 F
Annual Precip 53 inches
Station GREENSBURG
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 44 F
Apr Temp 42 to 69 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 43 to 71 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Station SOMERSET 2 N
Distance 26.4 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 50.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Webbs Cross Roads (42642)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Burkesville 1,414 $29,330
Columbia 4,561 $39,818
Jamestown 2,075 $31,917
Liberty 1,862 $36,016
Monticello 6,141 $32,636

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Russell Springs High Schools

RUSSELL COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
2166 S HWY 127
270-866-3341
Serves 830 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.4

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