Demographics

People

Total Population2,291
Male Share of the Population45.3%
Female Share of the Population54.7%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+774
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married44.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4%
Median Earnings25+$25,699
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,031
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,366

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,700
% Above Poverty Level75.3%
% Below Poverty Level24.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.2%
Median Gross Rent$704
Median House Value$81,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)32.3%
English10.2%
Irish8.9%
Italian2.7%
Dutch2.4%
Russian0.5%
African0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Haitian0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
Polish0.2%
German0.1%
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Elkton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Todd County
Standard Zip Codes42220
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude36.81
Approximate Longitude-87.15

Elkton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRUSSELLVILLE
Distance15.2 miles
Jan Temp25 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip50.4 inches
StationSPRINGFIELD EXP STN
Distance29.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip51.1 inches
StationROCHESTER FERRY
Distance31.4 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Guthrie1,340$30,339
Hopkinsville31,483$48,175
Lewisburg783$45,000
Pembroke852$75,469
Russellville7,008$48,787
Trenton445$73,000

Elkton Public Libraries

Todd County Public Library
302 EAST MAIN STREET
Elkton, Kentucky
(270) 265-9071

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Elkton Public Schools

Horizons High School
804 South Main Street
ZIP: 42220
(270) 265-7503
Other
Total Enrollment 32
North Todd Elementary School
7300 Greenville Road
ZIP: 42220
(270) 277-6800
Primary
Total Enrollment 511
Todd County Central High School
806 S Main St
ZIP: 42220
(270) 265-2506
High
Total Enrollment 563
Todd County Middle School
515 W Main St
ZIP: 42220
(270) 265-2511
Middle
Total Enrollment 431
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