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Demographics

People

Total Population2,463
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens12.2%
Employed Population 16+999
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married45.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.5%
Median Earnings25+$23,544
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,650

Wealth

Median Family Income$37,143
% Above Poverty Level72.2%
% Below Poverty Level27.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone32.3%
Median Gross Rent$519
Median House Value$79,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.7%
Irish11.1%
German7%
English4.7%
Polish2.4%
Italian2.2%
Swedish0.9%
Scottish0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Arab0.5%
French Except Basque0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Norwegian0.2%
Welsh0.1%
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Cave City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Barren County
Standard Zip Codes42127
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.13
Approximate Longitude-85.96

Cave City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMAMMOTH CAVE
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 71 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip51.9 inches
StationBARREN RIVER LAKE
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.3 inches
StationNOLIN RIVER LAKE
Distance19.1 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 90 F
Oct Temp42 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Glasgow14,318$33,961
Hiseville171$0
Horse Cave2,284$38,510
Munfordville1,609$41,696
Park City665$54,861
Smiths Grove799$54,583

Cave City Public Schools

Caverna Elementary School
1106 N Dixie Hwy
ZIP: 42127
(270) 773-3671
Primary
Total Enrollment 424
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