Paducah Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Paducah, KY

General Paducah Information

State: Kentucky

County: McCracken County

Close cities: Melber, KY, Ledbetter, KY, Massac, KY, Woodlawn-Oakdale, KY, Reidland, KY, West Paducah, KY, Lone Oak, KY, Symsonia, KY, Futrell, KY, Hendron, KY, Boaz, KY

Paducah Population (census data)
Total 25,539 (-3.1% since 2000)
Male 11,614 (45.5%)
Female 13,925 (54.5%)

Population Density: 1,311 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.8 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1838

Land Area: 19.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,557

Zip Codes: 42003, 42001, and 42002.

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Paducah Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (72.1%)
  • Black (24.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.9%)
  • German (10.8%)
  • English (9.4%)
  • Irish (9.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.7%)
  • French (2.1%)

Local Paducah Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Murray State University, University of Tennessee

Paducah School Information

High Schools
Lone Oak High School (225 John E Robinson Drive, Paducah, KY, 42001 - McCracken County District)
Paducah Tilghman High School (2400 Washington Street, Paducah, KY, 42001 - Paducah Independent District)
Reidland High School (5349 Old Benton Road, Paducah, KY, 42003 - McCracken County District)
Middle Schools
Lone Oak Middle School (300 Cumberland Avenue, Paducah, KY, 42001 - McCracken County District)
Paducah Middle School (342 Lone Oak Road, Paducah, KY, 42001 - Paducah Independent District)
Reidland Middle School (5347 Benton Road, Paducah, KY, 42001 - McCracken County District)
Elementary Schools
Clark Elementary School (3401 Buckner Lane, Paducah, KY, 42001 - Paducah Independent District)
Concord Elementary School (5184 Hinkleville Road, Paducah, KY, 42001 - McCracken County District)
Cooper Whiteside Elementary School (1350 South 6th Street, Paducah, KY, 42003 - Paducah Independent District)
Farley Elementary School (1250 Husbands Road, Paducah, KY, 42003 - McCracken County District)
Hendron Lone Oak Elementary School (2501 Marshall Avenue, Paducah, KY, 42003 - McCracken County District)
Lone Oak Elementary School (301 Cumberland Avenue, Paducah, KY, 42001 - McCracken County District)
McNabb Elementary School (21st & Park Avenue, Paducah, KY, 42001 - Paducah Independent District)
Morgan Elementary School (2200 South 28th Street, Paducah, KY, 42003 - Paducah Independent District)
Reidland Elementary School (5741 Benton Road, Paducah, KY, 42003 - McCracken County District)

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