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Population (year 2000): 10,349. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,288 (-0.6% change)
Males: 4,784 (46.2%), Females: 5,565 (53.8%)

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Median resident age: 39.1 years
Median household income: $20,400 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,500 (year 2000)

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Races in Mayfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.4%)
  • Black (13.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.9%)
  • Other race (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (19.2%), Irish (8.9%), English (8.7%), German (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%), French (1.4%).

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Elevation: 470 feet

Land area: 6.7 square miles

Mayfield,

For population 25 years and over in Mayfield

  • High school or higher: 66.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mayfield city

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 12.6%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

6.1% Foreign born (4.4% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-0.4%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TN Jackson, (77.4 miles pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TN Nashville-Davidson, (135.2 miles pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (359.0 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: KY (9.2 miles Wingo, Valley, KY (16.7 miles Water KY (20.4 miles Massac, KY (20.6 miles Reidland, Oak, KY (20.7 miles Lone KY (20.8 miles Hendron, KY (21.3 miles Benton, KY (21.7 miles Woodlawn-Oakdale,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 25 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,300
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $69,700
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $51,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $73,500

Latitude: 36.74 N, Longitude: 88.64 W

Area code: 270


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (24.7%), Manufacturing (19.9%), Retail trade (13.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,593 (+34.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,282 (63.1%)

Crime in Mayfield (2004):
  • 2 murders (19.4 per 100,000)
  • 3 rapes (29.1 per 100,000)
  • 15 robberies (145.7 per 100,000)
  • 19 assaults (184.5 per 100,000)
  • 83 burglaries (806.0 per 100,000)
  • 132 thefts (1281.8 per 100,000)
  • 22 auto thefts (213.6 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 235.3 (higher means more crime, US average = 315.1)

Average climate in Mayfield, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mayfield,

Mayfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/4/1964, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Mayfield city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1968, a category 4 tornado 24.5 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: A.J. Adams - College basketball player (Murray State Racers).


Hospital/medical center in Mayfield:
  • JACKSON PURCHASE MEDICAL CENTER (1099 MEDICAL CENTER CIRCLE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Mayfield:
  • PARKWAY REGIONAL HOSP (about 23 miles; FULTON, KY)
  • MARSHALL CO HOSP (about 23 miles; BENTON, KY)
  • LOURDES HOSP (about 23 miles; PADUCAH, KY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mayfield:
  • BARKLEY REGIONAL (about 24 miles; PADUCAH, KY; ID: PAH)
  • CAPE GIRARDEAU REGIONAL (about 73 miles; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; ID: CGI)
  • WILLIAMSON COUNTY REGIONAL (about 74 miles; MARION, IL; ID: MWA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mayfield:
  • MAYFIELD GRAVES COUNTY (about 5 miles; MAYFIELD, KY; ID: M25)
  • WEST KENTUCKY AIRPARK (about 17 miles; PADUCAH, KY; ID: FIO)
  • KYLE-OAKLEY FIELD (about 20 miles; MURRAY, KY; ID: CEY)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 7 $26,081 $44,710 0 $0
Water Supply 6 $25,643 $51,286 0 $0
Electric Power 21 $87,156 $49,803 1 $1,820
Streets and Highways 16 $31,636 $23,727 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 14 $25,780 $22,097 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 28 $67,330 $28,855 0 $0
Other Government Administration 2 $6,553 $39,318 0 $0
Financial Administration 3 $7,459 $29,836 1 $755
Firefighters 38 $103,281 $32,615 0 $0
Totals for Government 135 $380,919 $33,859 2 $2,575


Colleges/Universities in Mayfield:
  • MID-CONTINENT COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 427; Location: 99 POWELL RD E; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.midcontinent.edu)
  • WEST KENTUCKY TECHNICAL COLLEGE PURCHASE TRAINING (Location: 234 Pioneer Industrial Drive; Public; Website: www.wkytech.com)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mayfield:
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; MURRAY, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,676)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 33 miles; MARTIN, TN; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,144)
  • SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY (about 76 miles; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; FT enrollment: 7,227)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-CARBONDALE (about 77 miles; CARBONDALE, IL; FT enrollment: 19,742)
  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE (about 78 miles; CARTERVILLE, IL; FT enrollment: 4,255)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 79 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,534)
Public high schools in Mayfield:
  • GRAVES COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,269; Location: 1107 HOUSMAN ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MAYFIELD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 382; Location: 700 DOUTHITT ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • GATEWAY ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 32; Location: 1115 HOUSEMAN ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MAYFIELD YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 25; Location: 3179 STATE RT 45 S; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • THE GENESIS ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL (Students: 13; Location: 4747 OLD DUBLIN RD; Grades: 07 - 12)
Private high schools in Mayfield:
  • NORTHSIDE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SC (Students: 142; Location: 611 W LOCHRIDGE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • SHEDD ACADEMY (Students: 28; Location: P O BOX 493; Grades: 2 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mayfield:
  • GRAVES COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 725; Location: 625 JIMTOWN RD; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • LONGFELLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 375; Location: 416 CENTRAL AVE; Grades: 01 - 03)
  • MAYFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 369; Location: 112 W COLLEGE ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SPARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 219; Location: 1201 W BROADWAY; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • CUBA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 168; Location: 92 CUBA SCHOOL RD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • EAST COLLEGE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER (Students: 145; Location: 914 EAST COLLEGE ST; Grades: PK - KG)
Private primary/middle school in Mayfield:
  • ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 166; Location: 702 W BROADWAY; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Mayfield:
  • GRAVES COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $450,485; Location: 601 NORTH 17TH STREET; 58,024 books; 274 audio materials; 1,510 video materials; 122 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: County War Memorial Fairgrounds (A).

Cemeteries: Highland Park Cemetery (1), Maplewood Cemetery (2).


Mayfield compared to Kentucky state average:
  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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 Mayfield:
  • WYMC (1430 AM; 1 kW; MAYFIELD, KY; Owner: JDM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WKYX (570 AM; 1 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRKY (1130 AM; 3 kW; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mayfield:
  • WLLE (94.7 FM; MAYFIELD, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS KY, LLC)
  • WKBG (102.1 FM; CLINTON, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKYQ (93.3 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDDJ (96.9 FM; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFGE (103.7 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKMS-FM (91.3 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRIK-FM (98.3 FM; METROPOLIS, IL; Owner: SUN MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBEL (88.5 FM; CAIRO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WZZL (106.7 FM; REIDLAND, KY; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WCBL-FM (99.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WGKY (95.9 FM; WICKLIFFE, KY; Owner: WICKLIFE RENTAL PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WTRT (88.1 FM; BENTON, KY; Owner: HEARTLAND MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mayfield:
  • WKMU (Channel 21; MURRAY, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WQTV-LP (Channel 24; MURRAY, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WKPD (Channel 29; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W54AE (Channel 54; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WQWQ-LP (Channel 9; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)

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.

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