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People

Total Population2,592
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens17.2%
Employed Population 16+1,007
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married43%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.2%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,147
% Above Poverty Level74.8%
% Below Poverty Level25.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home7.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.8%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone37.7%
Median Gross Rent$488
Median House Value$64,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.8%
US/American0%
English6.8%
Irish14.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fulton Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 61 miles N of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City114 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
CountyFulton
Standard Zip Codes42041
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude36.504
Longitude-88.874

Fulton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationUNION CITY
Distance11.4 miles
Jan Temp25 to 43 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip51.8 inches
StationMARTIN UNIV OF TENN BRA
Distance11.8 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip53.1 inches
StationDRESDEN
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp46 to 70 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip54.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Fulton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Cayce (42041)

Crutchfield (42041)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington380$27,857
Clinton1,293$34,000
Hickman2,385$30,825
Mayfield10,101$37,547
Water Valley328$35,625
Wingo790$46,786

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fulton Public Libraries

Library
Fulton Public Library
312 MAIN STREET
Fulton, Kentucky
(270) 472-3439
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Fulton Hospitals

PARKWAY REGIONAL HOSPITAL
(Proprietary)
2000 HOLIDAY LANE
(270) 472-2522
Emergency Service: Yes

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Fulton High Schools

FULTON CITY HIGH SCHOOL
700 STEPHEN BEALE DR
270-472-1741
Serves 212 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4

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