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Demographics

People

Total Population2,591
Male Share of the Population65.6%
Female Share of the Population34.4%
Senior Citizens11.7%
Employed Population 16+702
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married28.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.3%
Median Earnings25+$15,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$2

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,787
% Above Poverty Level76.7%
% Below Poverty Level23.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone46.8%
Median Gross Rent$445
Median House Value$109,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.9%
Irish14.2%
German11.7%
English8.8%
Scottish3.5%
Italian1.9%
Swedish0.7%
Norwegian0.5%
Russian0.5%
Finnish0.5%
French Except Basque0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Arab0.1%
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Eddyville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lyon County
Standard Zip Codes42038
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.07
Approximate Longitude-88.07

Eddyville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGILBERTSVILLE KY DAM
Distance11.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip51 inches
StationSMITHLAND LOCK & DAM
Distance20.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 70 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationPADUCAH WALKER BOAT YARD
Distance26.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 43 F
Apr Temp47 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip46 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Calvert City2,544$67,898
Fredonia487$60,893
Grand Rivers332$65,417
Kuttawa699$64,688
Princeton6,215$43,188
Salem767$45,556

Eddyville Public Libraries

Lyon County Public Library
261 COMMERCE STREET
Eddyville, Kentucky
(270) 388-7720

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Eddyville Public Schools

Eddyville Education Center
266 Water St
ZIP: 42038
(270) 388-2211
Lyon County Elementary School
201 Fairview Ave
ZIP: 42038
(270) 388-9715
Primary
Total Enrollment 460
Lyon County High School
209 Fairview Ave
ZIP: 42038
(270) 388-9715
High
Total Enrollment 266
Lyon County Middle School
111 W. Fairview Avenue
ZIP: 42038
(270) 388-9715
Middle
Total Enrollment 188
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