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Demographics

People

Total Population549
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens20.6%
Employed Population 16+144
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married35.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher2.4%
Median Earnings25+$20,114
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$36,667
% Above Poverty Level76%
% Below Poverty Level24%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.1%
Median Gross Rent$441
Median House Value$28,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.9%
English11.5%
Irish10.4%
German7.1%
Greek3.6%
Canadian1.8%
Italian1.6%
Welsh1.1%
Polish0.7%
Scottish0.4%
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Fordsville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ohio County
Standard Zip Codes42343
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.63
Approximate Longitude-86.71

Fordsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationROUGH RIVER LAKE
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp40 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 89 F
Oct Temp40 to 70 F
Annual Precip48.2 inches
StationBEAVER DAM
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationTELL CITY
Distance21.9 miles
Jan Temp24 to 39 F
Apr Temp44 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp47 to 69 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beaver Dam3,586$42,912
Cloverport1,046$33,750
Hardinsburg2,212$53,000
Hartford2,732$45,000
Hawesville974$47,772
Whitesville456$43,472

Fordsville Public Schools

Fordsville Elementary School
359 W Main St
ZIP: 42343
(270) 276-3601
Primary
Total Enrollment 256

Fordsville Private Schools

Sugar Grove Christian Academy
7692 Sunnydale Rd
ZIP: 42343
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 19
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