General Kentucky Quality of Life Information  
  Median Home Price (2016): Calloway County - $114,000 for 214 homes, Fulton County - $45,000 for 25 homes, Graves County - $89,500 for 166 homes, Hickman County - $55,000 for 21 homes, McCracken County - $137,700 for 394 homes, Marshall County - $107,000 for 181 homes  
  Source: KY Department of Revenue. Data based on sales for last six months of year indicated.  
  Climate  
  Temperature    
  Normal (30-year record) 57.8 degrees  
  Average Annual, 2015 58.7 degrees  
  Record Highest, June 2012 (32-year record) 108 degrees  
  Record Lowest, January 1985 (32-year record) -15 degrees  
  Normal Heating Degree Days (30-year record) 4,132  
  Normal Cooling Degree Days (30-year record) 1,542  
  Precipitation    
  Normal (30-year record) 49.08 inches  
  Mean Annual Snowfall (30-year record) 9.1 inches  
  Total Precipitation, 2015 59.17 inches  
  Mean Number of Days Precipitation (0.01 inch or more) (30-year record) 110.2  
  Mean Number of Days Thunderstorms (57-year record) 49.8  
  Prevailing Winds South  
  Relative Humidity (30-year record)    
  12 midnight 82 percent  
  6 a.m. 86 percent  
  12 noon 59 percent  
  6 p.m. 65 percent  
  Note: Heating degree day totals are the sums of positive departures of average daily temperature from 65 degrees F.  Cooling degree day totals are the sum of negative departures of average daily temperature from 65 degrees F.
Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Climatic Data Center, Local Climatological Data, 2015.
Station of record: Barkley Regional Airport, Paducah, KY.
 
  Public School District Enrollments and Expenditures, 2016-2017  
    Total Enrollment Pupil To Teacher Ratio  
  Calloway County Schools 2,914 15.5  
  Fulton County Schools 534 13.7  
  Fulton Independent Schools 368 13.1  
  Graves County Schools 4,134 14.8  
  Hickman County Schools 687 12.3  
  Marshall County Schools 4,733 16.4  
  Mayfield Independent Schools 1,751 15.6  
  McCracken County Schools 6,864 16.7  
  Murray Independent Schools 1,582 15.2  
  Paducah Independent Schools 2,848 13.7  
  Source: Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Assessment and Accountability Assessment and Accountability.