KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Oak Grove, KY

Oak Grove, KY is located in Christian County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Oak Grove is about 7,320 with about 264 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 10,046.

The Average Home Value is $110,300.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,588.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oak Grove is about 7.6%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Christian County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 44.98% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.19%
Democratic: 34.77%
Libertarian: 1.46%
Other: 0.58%


Nearby Locations

Pembroke, KY (8.37 mi.)
Herndon, KY (8.93 mi.)
La Fayette, KY (11.16 mi.)
Trenton, KY (11.22 mi.)
Hopkinsville, KY (13.26 mi.)
Tiny Town, KY (15.04 mi.)
Guthrie, KY (15.04 mi.)
Gracey, KY (17.33 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 42262
Latitude : 36.697734
Longitude : -87.438070
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 587 ft.
Area Code(s) : 270, 364

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.70
Male Population Estimate : 41.90%
Female Population Estimate : 41.68%
Median Age : 24.3
Male Median Age : 24.4
Female Median Age : 24.1

White Population Estimate : 59.24%
Black Population Estimate : 19.99%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 10.30%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.76%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.91%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.06%
Other Population Estimate : 4.27%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Oak Grove specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Christian County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Christian County: About 225 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Christian County is about 56% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 22% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.