Main Street Cloverport KY

Demographics

Population: 20,111
Population per Square Mile: 35.4
Land Area, Square Miles: 567.17
Gender
Male          50.2% 
Female      49.8%
Population by Race 
White       95.6%
Black or African American   2.1%
Hispanic Origin      1.4%
Multirace/All Others 2.3%

 

Population by Select Age Group, 2017
                             Number            Percent
Under 16                4,049                20.1
16-24                      2,057               10.2
25-44                     4,338                21.6
45-64                     5,824                29.0
65-84                     3,478                17.3
85 and older            365                   1.8
Median Age   43.1
Per Capita Income: $19,984
Median Household Income: $43,390 
Median Home Value: $91,600
Median Gross Rent: $535
Average Travel Time to Work: 28.6 minutes

CLIMATE

Mean Temperature

January High: 41 degrees

January Low: 24 degrees

July High: 87 degrees

July Low: 67 degrees

Annual Mean : 56.35 degrees

 

 

 

Mean Yearly Precipitation: 47.64 inches

Mean Yearly Snowfall: 11.8 inches

Heating Degree Days: 4,547

Cooling Degree Days: 1,397

Mean Number Days with Precipitation: 115.5

Mean Number Days with Thunerstorms: 42.7

Cloverport

Housing

10,622 total housing units

Owner Occupied: 5,824 (54.8%)

Renter Occupied: 1,519 (14.3%)

Vacation Homes: 30%

Vacant Units: 1,071 (10.9%)

Median Home Value: $91,600

(National Average: $205,000)

Home Ownership Rate: 79.3%

(National Average: 63.6%)

More than half of Breckinridge County residents pay less than $800 a year in property taxes. 

Education

Breckinridge County is home to two public school districts, a parochial school, and three Christian schools. We also have a highly respected area technology center, which serves students from Breckinridge County and Cloverport Schools.

Educational Attainment (Percentage of People 25 and Over - 2016)
High School Graduate or Higher: 79.7%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.5%
Public School District Enrollments, 2016-2017
Total Enrollment
Pupil To Teacher Ratio
Breckinridge County Schools
2,715
16.8
Cloverport Independent Schools
387
15.5
Irvington School

Breckinridge County Public School District

270-756-3000

Breckinridge County Schools consists of four elementary schools (Ben JohnsonCusterHardinsburg, and Irvington), in addition to the Breckinridge County Middle School and Breckinridge County High School.

Breckinridge County Schools are currently working on construction of a new Hardinsburg Elementary School to be completed in the spring of 2019 (see right). A new Irvington Elementary School was completed in October 2017.

Breckinridge County Schools also recently unveiled their new Profile of a Graduate, which states the expectations our community and school system expect of our students.

Cloverport Independent School District

270-788-3910

Cloverport Schools have been serving the Cloverport community for over 140 years. William H. Natcher Elementary School, Frederick Fraize Middle School, and Frederick Fraize High School exist under one roof, and are proud of being able to nurture their students from Pre-K through graduation.

Cloverport

Interparochial and Christian Schools

St. Romuald
270-756-5504
St. Romuald Interparochial School in Hardinsburg serves 261 children from Pre-K to the eighth grade. St. Romuald strives to promote a Christ centered learning environment, and serves children from Catholic and non-Catholic backgrounds. 
Bethel Christian Academy
270-257-8330

 

HOUSES OF WORSHIP

 

Our county is home to many houses of worship.

Click here to see a list of them divided by location, or, click here to see Churches by Denomination.

 

The nearest synagogue is located in Louisville. 

The nearest mosques can be found in Elizabethtown  and Owensboro.

2018-2019  Property Tax Rates
(per $10,000 of assessment)
                                                                                            REAL                  PERSONAL   
STATE                                                                                12.20
COUNTY                                                                            11.30                       13.10
LIBRARY                                                                             8.60                         8.60
EXTENSION SERVICES                                                    4.20                         8.37
SOIL CONSERVATION                                                      1.00                         0.00
HEALTH DEPARTMENT                                                    3.10                         3.10
BRECKINRIDGE CO. SCHOOLS                                     54.40                       54.40
CLOVERPORT INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS                    71.60                       71.60
CITY TAX RATES
                                                                REAL                     PERSONAL
CLOVERPORT                                       42.30                           36.20
HARDINSBURG                                     36.00                           36.00
IRVINGTON                                            47.20                           72.60