South Shore Information

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

General South Shore Information

State: Kentucky

County: Greenup County

Close cities: South-Portsmouth, KY, Maloneton, KY, Greenup, KY, Grays Branch, KY, Firebrick, KY

South Shore Population (census data)
Total 1,243 (+1.1% since 2000)
Male 529 (42.6%)
Female 714 (57.4%)

Population Density: 1,943 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.0 (US Avg is 100)

South Shore Elevation: 540 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1957

Land Area: 0.64 square miles

Median Household Income: $20,581

Zip Codes: 41175.

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South Shore Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (27.8%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • German (8.1%)
  • English (6.0%)
  • French (1.6%)
  • Italian (1.1%)

Local South Shore Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Marshall University, Morehead State University

South Shore School Information

Middle Schools
McKell Middle School (129 Bulldog Lane, South Shore, KY, 41175 - Greenup County District)
Elementary Schools
McKell Elementary School (28978 U.S. 23 Highway, South Shore, KY, 41175 - Greenup County District)

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