ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
BURKESVILLE COMMUNITY PROFILE
Kentucky > All counties > Cumberland County > Burkesville
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Burkesville, Kentucky, KY

Send us your Burkesville photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Burkesville
Blog about Burkesville
Burkesville map

Sponsored Ads

Burkesville is a city in Cumberland County.

Burkesville is in the Pennyroyal region.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Samuel Burks, settler.

The latitude of Burkesville is 36.790N. The longitude is -85.37W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 581 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,765.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$17,209
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Burkesville demographic reports
Burkesville is on the Cumberland River.
Former and merged names include:
· Cumberland Crossing
Local festivals include:
  • Cumberland County Fair - July 30-Aug. 4, 2007
  • Cumberland River Bluegrass Festival - Sept. 14-15, 2007
Dates often change. Check Burkesville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Burkesville

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Burkesville
Cumberland County
Kentucky
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Burkesville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cumberland County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 42717 ZIP code.

Burkesville, KY locator map
(Also see local map below.)

Ancestry & family history

3% of Burkesville residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Burkesville ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Burkesville was $11,653, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

9% of Burkesville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Burkesville festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Burkesville festival web sites:



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Burkesville
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Burkesville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $171.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $490.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Burkesville include Cumberland County Public Library District ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets

Newspapers in Burkesville include Cumberland County News

Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Cumberland County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Burkesville political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Burkesville workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Burkesville include Dale Hollow Lake State Resort.

Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Kentucky community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Burkesville:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!