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Quality of Life

  General Kentucky Quality of Life Information  
  Median Home Price (2017): Carroll County - $111,250 for 42 homes, Gallatin County - $109,000 for 46 homes, Henry County - $130,000 for 71 homes, Oldham County - $262,000 for 509 homes, Owen County - $85,000 for 63 homes, Trimble County - $98,000 for 35 homes  
  Source: KY Department of Revenue. Data based on sales for last six months of year indicated.  

  Climate  
  Temperature    
  Normal (30-year record) 53.4 degrees  
  Average Annual, 2017 60.6 degrees  
  Record Highest, July 2012 (70-year record) 106 degrees  
  Record Lowest, January 1994 (70-year record) -22 degrees  
  Normal Heating Degree Days (30-year record) 4,097  
  Normal Cooling Degree Days (30-year record) 1,614  
  Precipitation    
  Normal (30-year record) 44.91 inches  
  Mean Annual Snowfall (30-year record) 12.5 inches  
  Total Precipitation, 2017 44.56 inches  
  Mean Number of Days Precipitation (0.01 inch or more) (30-year record) 122.8  
  Mean Number of Days Thunderstorms (70-year record) 46.5  
  Prevailing Winds South  
  Relative Humidity (30-year record)    
  1 a.m. 76 percent  
  7 a.m. 81 percent  
  1 p.m. 58 percent  
  7 p.m. 61 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: Louisville Int.-Standiford Fld Arpt, Louisville,KY.
 

  Public School District Enrollments, 2016-2017  
    Total Enrollment Pupil To Teacher Ratio  
  Carroll County Schools 1,891 15.3  
  Eminence Independent Schools 877 16.2  
  Gallatin County Schools 1,552 15.2  
  Henry County Schools 2,119 16.1  
  Oldham County Schools 12,318 17.2  
  Owen County Schools 1,826 17.1  
  Trimble County Schools 1,236 16.7  
  Source: Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Assessment and Accountability.