Quality of Life

  General Kentucky Quality of Life Information  
  Median Home Price (2017): Graves County - $79,900 for 151 homes  
  Source: KY Department of Revenue. Data based on sales for last six months of year indicated.  

  Normal (30-year record) 57.8 degrees  
  Average Annual, 2017 60.3 degrees  
  Record Highest, June 2012 (34-year record) 108 degrees  
  Record Lowest, January 1985 (34-year record) -15 degrees  
  Normal Heating Degree Days (30-year record) 4,132  
  Normal Cooling Degree Days (30-year record) 1,542  
  Normal (30-year record) 49.08 inches  
  Mean Annual Snowfall (30-year record) 9.1 inches  
  Total Precipitation, 2017 46.41 inches  
  Mean Number of Days Precipitation (0.01 inch or more) (30-year record) 110.2  
  Mean Number of Days Thunderstorms (59-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, 2017.
Station of record: Barkley Regional Airport, Paducah, KY.

  Public School District Enrollments, 2016-2017  
    Total Enrollment Pupil To Teacher Ratio  
  Graves County Schools 4,134 14.8  
  Mayfield Independent Schools 1,751 15.6  
  Source: Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Assessment and Accountability.