|Male Share of the Population||52.4%|
|Female Share of the Population||47.6%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,142|
|Age of the Population||37|
|% of people married||47.1%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||7.5%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$43,738|
|% Above Poverty Level||73.2%|
|% Below Poverty Level||26.8%|
|Average Commute Time||17 minutes|
|% Working from Home||%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||5.3%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||27.3%|
|Median Gross Rent||$481|
|Median House Value||$93,900|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||32.7%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||28 miles SE of Owensboro, Kentucky (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||84 miles SW of Louisville, Kentucky|
|Standard Zip Codes||42320|
|Phone Area Codes||270|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|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|
|Station||ROUGH RIVER LAKE|
|Jan Temp||19 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||48.2 inches|
|Station||LEITCHFIELD 2 N|
|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|
According to the US Postal Service, Beaver Dam, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Cool Springs (42320)
Taylor Mines (42320)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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