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Population (year 2000): 8,014. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,126 (+1.4% change)
Males: 3,699 (46.2%), Females: 4,315 (53.8%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 36.0 years
Median household income: $27,500 (year 2000)
Median house value: $76,700 (year 2000)

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Races in Harrodsburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.1%)
  • Black (7.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (29.8%), Irish (6.8%), English (6.4%), German (5.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Scottish (1.6%).

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Elevation: 886 feet

Land area: 5.3 square miles

Harrodsburg,

For population 25 years and over in Harrodsburg

  • High school or higher: 72.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harrodsburg city

  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

2.3% Foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +610 (+8.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: KY Lexington-Fayette, (30.3 miles pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (342.6 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: KY (5.6 miles Burgin, KY Danville, (9.5 miles KY (10.7 miles Perryville, City, KY (13.0 miles Junction KY (14.6 miles Wilmore, KY (15.6 miles Mackville, KY Lawrenceburg, (18.8 miles KY (19.2 miles Willisburg,

Latitude: 37.76 N, Longitude: 84.85 W

Area code: 859


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (29.0%), Educational,health and social services (14.7%), Retail trade (12.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,451 (+18.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,519 (45.2%)

Crime in Harrodsburg (2004):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 rapes (24.6 per 100,000)
  • 1 robbery (12.3 per 100,000)
  • 22 assaults (270.3 per 100,000)
  • 58 burglaries (712.5 per 100,000)
  • 78 thefts (958.2 per 100,000)
  • 11 auto thefts (135.1 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 169.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 315.1)

Average climate in Harrodsburg, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Harrodsburg,

Harrodsburg-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the Harrodsburg city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category 4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 122 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Jason Dunn - 2005 NFL player (Kansas City Chiefs, born: Nov 15, 1973).


Hospital/medical center in Harrodsburg:
  • JAMES B HAGGIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (464 LINDEN AVENUE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Harrodsburg:
  • EPHRAIM MCDOWELL REGIONAL MED CENTER (about 10 miles; DANVILLE, KY)
  • GARRARD COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; LANCASTER, KY)
  • FORT LOGAN HOSP (about 21 miles; STANFORD, KY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Harrodsburg:
  • BLUE GRASS (about 26 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; ID: LEX)
  • LOUISVILLE INTL-STANDIFORD FIELD (about 68 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; ID: SDF)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 89 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; ID: CVG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Harrodsburg:
  • STUART POWELL FIELD (about 15 miles; DANVILLE, KY; ID: DVK)
  • CAPITAL CITY (about 28 miles; FRANKFORT, KY; ID: FFT)
  • LEBANON-SPRINGFIELD (about 29 miles; SPRINGFIELD, KY; ID: 6I2)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 8 $21,055 $31,582 1 $1,532
Other and Unallocable 8 $18,620 $27,930 2 $226
Water Supply 6 $14,053 $28,106 0 $0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $4,686 $28,116 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 4 $7,574 $22,722 0 $0
Streets and Highways 6 $10,297 $20,594 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $1,475 $17,700 0 $0
Firefighters 17 $45,876 $32,383 0 $0
Police - Other 8 $15,081 $22,621 1 $492
Police Protection - Officers 19 $52,581 $33,209 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $6,692 $80,304 0 $0
Other Government Administration 6 $13,079 $26,158 0 $0
Financial Administration 6 $14,819 $29,638 1 $1,103
Totals for Government 92 $225,888 $29,463 5 $3,353


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harrodsburg:
  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 30 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; FT enrollment: 5,437)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 39 miles; RICHMOND, KY; FT enrollment: 11,214)
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE (about 65 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; FT enrollment: 15,514)
  • SULLIVAN UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; FT enrollment: 2,342)
  • BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; FT enrollment: 2,030)
  • ELIZABETHTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 71 miles; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; FT enrollment: 2,217)
Public high schools in Harrodsburg:
  • MERCER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 657; Location: 937 MOBERLY RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HARRODSBURG HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 215; Location: 441 E LEXINGTON ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Harrodsburg:
  • MERCER COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 860; Location: 741 TAPP RD; Grades: PK - 04)
  • KENNETH D KING MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 730; Location: 1101 MOBERLY RD; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • EVAN HARLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 440; Location: 530 PERRYVILLE RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HARRODSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 222; Location: 443 E LEXINGTON ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • HARRODSBURG DAY TREATMENT CTR ALT SCH (Students: 19; Location: 371 E LEXINGTON ST; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • MERCER COUNTY ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CTR (Students: 11; Location: 961 MOBERLY RD; Grades: 04 - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Harrodsburg:
  • CENTRAL KY CHRISTIAN SCH ELEM (Students: 144; Location: 1501 DANVILLE RD; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Harrodsburg:
  • MERCER COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $540,015; Location: 109 WEST LEXINGTON STREET; 59,540 books; 3,110 audio materials; 3,296 video materials; 135 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Judd Siding (A).

Cemetery: Spring Hill Cemetery (1).

Parks in Harrodsburg include: Young Park (1), Old Fort Harrod State Park (2).


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

Strongest AM radio stations in Harrodsburg:
  • WHBN (1420 AM; 1 kW; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF KE)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHIR (1230 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN B/CSTNG OF DANVILLE, INC.)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDFB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS VISION & OUTREACH CORP)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WCGW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harrodsburg:
  • WHIR-FM (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WDFB-FM (88.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS EDUCATIONAL CORPORATION)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKYL (102.1 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, KY; Owner: DAVENPORT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXZZ (103.3 FM; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLTO (102.5 FM; NICHOLASVILLE, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVRB (95.3 FM; WILMORE, KY; Owner: VERNON R. BALDWIN, INC.)
  • WRNZ (105.1 FM; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WBUL-FM (98.1 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Harrodsburg:
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

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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