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Population (year 2000): 7,742. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,230 (+6.3% change)
Males: 3,464 (44.7%), Females: 4,278 (55.3%)

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Median resident age: 40.0 years
Median household income: $22,203 (year 2000)
Median house value: $65,400 (year 2000)

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Races in Corbin:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (30.1%), English (10.0%), Irish (8.6%), German (6.8%), Scottish (1.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

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Land area: 7.4 square miles

Corbin,

For population 25 years and over in Corbin

  • High school or higher: 71.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corbin city

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-0.5%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TN Knoxville, (67.8 miles pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: KY Lexington-Fayette, (80.1 miles pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (418.8 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Corbin, KY North (1.3 miles KY London, (12.9 miles KY Williamsburg, (15.0 miles KY Barbourville, (15.8 miles Bernstadt, KY (17.3 miles East TN Jellico, (24.9 miles KY (26.1 miles Livingston, KY Manchester, (27.1 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 10 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 1999: 47 buildings, average cost: $55,300
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $90,200

Latitude: 36.94 N, Longitude: 84.10 W

Area code: 606


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.3%), Retail trade (18.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,481 (+57.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,474 (52.8%)

Crime in Corbin (2004):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 5 rapes (62.6 per 100,000)
  • 9 robberies (112.7 per 100,000)
  • 7 assaults (87.7 per 100,000)
  • 70 burglaries (876.5 per 100,000)
  • 197 thefts (2466.8 per 100,000)
  • 21 auto thefts (263.0 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 265.6 (higher means more crime, US average = 315.1)

Average climate in Corbin, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Corbin,

Corbin-area historical tornado activity is below Kentucky state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the Corbin city center .

On 6/29/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Isaiah Mills - College basketball player (Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles).


Hospital/medical center in Corbin:
  • BAPTIST REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1 TRILLIUM WAY)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Corbin:
  • MARYMOUNT MEDICAL CENTER (about 14 miles; LONDON, KY)
  • KNOX CO HOSP (about 16 miles; BARBOURVILLE, KY)
  • JELLICO COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; JELLICO, TN)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Corbin:
  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 79 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; ID: TYS)
  • BLUE GRASS (about 83 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; ID: LEX)
  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 122 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; ID: TRI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Corbin:
  • LONDON-CORBIN ARPT-MAGEE FLD (about 10 miles; LONDON, KY; ID: LOZ)
  • MC CREARY COUNTY (about 27 miles; PINE KNOT, KY; ID: 18I)
  • MIDDLESBORO-BELL COUNTY (about 35 miles; MIDDLESBORO, KY; ID: 1A6)

College/University in Corbin:
  • NEW IMAGE CAREERS INC (Location: 301 S MAIN; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corbin:
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Full-time enrollment: 11,214)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 67 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 23,333)
  • PELLISSIPPI STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 67 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 5,196)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 72 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • ROANE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 76 miles; HARRIMAN, TN; FT enrollment: 3,490)
  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 77 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; FT enrollment: 3,893)
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 80 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; FT enrollment: 20,492)
Public high schools in Corbin:
  • CORBIN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 629; Location: 1901 SNYDER ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • KNOX COUNTY LEARNING ACADEMY ALT SCH (Students: 101; Location: 56 ACADEMY RD; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • CORBIN EAST SCHOOL (Students: 44; Location: 529 MASTER ST; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • CORBIN TEEN PARENT PROGRAM ALTERNATIVE (Location: 529 MASTER ST; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Corbin:
  • LYNN CAMP HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 657; Location: 100 N KY 830; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • OAK GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 645; Location: 4505 CUMBERLAND FALLS RD; Grades: PK - 06)
  • CENTRAL PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 624; Location: 710 W 8TH ST; Grades: KG - 03)
  • HUNTER HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 616; Location: 8325 US 25 S; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WEST KNOX COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 592; Location: 366 N KY 830; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CORBIN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 539; Location: 706 KENTUCKY AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SOUTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 301; Location: 404 W 17TH ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WHITLEY DAY TREATMENT CTR ALTERNATIVE (Students: 30; Location: 529 MASTER ST; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • QUEST ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER (Location: 706 SOUTH KY STREET; Grades: 05 - 09)
  • BRMC ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION CENTER (Location: 1 TRILLIUM WAY; Grades: 06 - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Corbin:
  • ST CAMILLUS ACADEMY (Students: 200; Location: 709 EAST CENTER STREET; Grades: PK - 8)

Churches in Corbin include: Bacon Creek Church (A), Harts Chapel (B), Piney Grove Church (C).

Cemeteries: Bingham Cemetery (1), Hart Cemetery (2), Harts Cemetery (3), Pine Hill Cemetery (4).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bingham Branch (A), East Fork Lynn Camp Creek (B), Spider Creek (C), Bacon Creek (D), Youngs Creek (E).


Corbin compared to Kentucky state average:
  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Corbin:
  • WKDP (1330 AM; 5 kW; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTT (680 AM; 1 kW; CORBIN, KY; Owner: ENCORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WEKC (710 AM; daytime; 4 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: GERALD PARKS)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WEZJ (1440 AM; 3 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKLB (1290 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: BARKER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFTG (1400 AM; 1 kW; LONDON, KY; Owner: F.T.G. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYWY (950 AM; 1 kW; BARBOURVILLE, KY; Owner: BARBOURVILLE-COMMNITY BROADC/G CO IN)
  • WMIK (560 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGWM (980 AM; 1 kW; LONDON, KY; Owner: WGWM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corbin:
  • WCTT-FM (107.3 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: ENCORE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCT (91.5 FM; KEAVY, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WKDP-FM (99.5 FM; CORBIN, KY; Owner: EUBANKS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYGE (92.3 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: ETHEL HUFF BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEKX (102.7 FM; JELLICO, TN; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEZJ-FM (104.3 FM; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWEL (103.9 FM; LONDON, KY; Owner: F.T.G. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WWLT (103.1 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WRIL (106.3 FM; PINEVILLE, KY; Owner: PINE HILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKKQ (96.1 FM; BARBOURVILLE, KY; Owner: BARBOURVILLE COMMUNITY B/NG CO.INC.)
  • WTBK (105.7 FM; MANCHESTER, KY; Owner: MANCHESTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLLK (93.9 FM; BURNSIDE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTHL (90.5 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Corbin:
  • WVTN-LP (Channel 48; CORBIN, KY; Owner: VICTORY TRAINING SCHOOL CORP.)
  • W39CK (Channel 20; CORBIN, KY; Owner: DEREK RAY EUBANKS)
  • W33BK (Channel 33; CORBIN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOBZ-LP (Channel 9; EAST BERNSTADT, ETC., KY; Owner: ANDREA JOY KESLER)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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