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People

Total Population 1,196
Male Share of the Population 42.1%
Female Share of the Population 57.9%
Senior Citizens 23.6%
Employed Population 16+ 395
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 48.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,917
% Above Poverty Level 70%
% Below Poverty Level 30%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.3%
Median Gross Rent $481
Median House Value $65,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.7%
US/American 0%
English 10.7%
Irish 18.2%

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

South Shore Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles NW of Huntington, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 85 miles S of Columbus, Ohio
County Greenup
Metro Area Huntington - Ashland
Standard Zip Codes 41175
Phone Area Codes 606
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.72
Longitude -82.958

South Shore Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station PORTSMOUTH SCIOTOVILLE
Distance 4.5 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 68 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
Station ASHLAND
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 42 F
Apr Temp 37 to 68 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.9 inches
Station SOUTH POINT
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 44.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Flatwoods 7,407 $51,682
Greenup 1,180 $46,133
Raceland 2,932 $54,429
Russell 3,307 $86,150
Worthington 1,320 $56,204
Wurtland 1,073 $41,705

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

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