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Demographics

People

Total Population2,506
Male Share of the Population48.2%
Female Share of the Population51.8%
Senior Citizens21.2%
Employed Population 16+790
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married43.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.7%
Median Earnings25+$22,254
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,347
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,118

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,167
% Above Poverty Level66.4%
% Below Poverty Level33.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation1.6%

Housing

People Living Alone42.6%
Median Gross Rent$488
Median House Value$77,800

Ancestry

English26.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.4%
Irish11.9%
German6.9%
Italian2%
Scottish1.3%
French Except Basque0.8%
Russian0.6%
Swedish0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Russell Springs Almanac

CategoryValue
County Russell County
Standard Zip Codes42642
Phone Area Codes270
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude37.05
Approximate Longitude-85.07

Russell 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)

StationJAMESTOWN WWTP
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp26 to 43 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip53 inches
StationGREENSBURG
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 69 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 71 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationSOMERSET 2 N
Distance26.4 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip50.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burkesville1,586$28,940
Columbia4,847$40,487
Jamestown1,989$31,797
Liberty1,861$39,145
Monticello6,116$34,219

Russell Springs Hospitals

Russell County Hospital
(Government - Local)
153 Dowell Rd., Po Box 1610
(270) 866-4141

Russell Springs Public Schools

Lake Cumberland Area Technology Center
2330 Highway 127 South
ZIP: 42642
(270) 866-6175
Russell County High School
2166 S Hwy 127
ZIP: 42642
(270) 866-3341
High
Total Enrollment 866
Russell County Middle School
2258 S Hwy 127
ZIP: 42642
(270) 866-2224
Middle
Total Enrollment 674
Russell Springs Elementary School
1554 N Hwy 127
ZIP: 42642
(270) 866-3587
Primary
Total Enrollment 729
Salem Elementary School
1409 S Hwy 76
ZIP: 42642
(270) 866-6197
Primary
Total Enrollment 307
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