Demographics

People

Total Population2,711
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens21.8%
Employed Population 16+854
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8%
Median Earnings25+$28,295
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,190
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,402

Wealth

Median Family Income$33,611
% Above Poverty Level64.1%
% Below Poverty Level35.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.1%
Median Gross Rent$502
Median House Value$49,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16%
Irish13.5%
English13.2%
German10.1%
Italian1.1%
French Except Basque1%
Polish0.6%
Dutch0.6%
Swiss0.4%
Scottish0.4%
Serbian0.2%
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Dawson Springs Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hopkins County
Standard Zip Codes42408
Phone Area Codes270
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude37.17
Approximate Longitude-87.68

Dawson 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)

StationPRINCETON 1 SE
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp26 to 45 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip51.4 inches
StationPROVIDENCE
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp22 to 41 F
Apr Temp43 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip43.6 inches
StationGILBERTSVILLE KY DAM
Distance33.3 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crofton613$51,406
Earlington1,318$49,250
Mortons Gap1,090$41,250
Nortonville1,032$41,250
Princeton6,173$48,793
St. Charles339$0

Dawson Springs Public Schools

Dawson Springs Elementary
317 Eli St
ZIP: 42408
(270) 797-2991
Primary
Total Enrollment 382
Dawson Springs Pre-school
304 E Arcadia Ave.
ZIP: 42408
(270) 797-5203
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