Key findings

  • Grayson has a Livability Score of 68/100, which is considered average
  • Grayson crime rates are 6% lower than the Kentucky average
  • Cost of living in Grayson is 6% lower than the Kentucky average
  • Grayson real estate prices are 20% lower than the Kentucky average
  • Rental prices in Grayson are 22% lower than the Kentucky average

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      Top Rated Schools in Grayson

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Prichard Elementary SchoolPK - 572558%
      Heritage Elementary SchoolPK - 539557%
      East Carter Middle School6 - 859351%
      Carter City Elementary SchoolPK - 515350%
      East Carter County High School9 - 1279242%
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      Grayson Reviews

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      Attractions0/10
      Community0/10
      Nightlife0/10
      Dining0/10
      Shopping0/10
      Marbles and a concerned mother

      Attractions9/10
      Community10/10
      Nightlife3/10
      Dining10/10
      Shopping10/10
      THEY STOLE MY MARBLES. AND THE TACO BELL SHOOTING OH DONT GET ME STARTED, WHO WOULD SHOOT SOMEONE TRYING TO GET A TACO? I KNOW THERE IS OTBER SHOOTINGS BUT I AM A CONSERNERED PARENT. Thank god they diddnt close Taco Bell down, BUT THE PUT ALL THE SCHOOLS IN LOCKDOWN, MY DAUGHTER WAS THERE. I’m conserned
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      Grayson, KY - Safe City, No Culture

      Attractions3/10
      Community5/10
      Nightlife3/10
      Dining3/10
      Shopping3/10
      Situated in good KY park location , three from which to choose, Grayson Lake, Carter Caves, and Greenbo.
      Hard working, bedroom community, no industry unless count Smithfield Ham Plant.
      Dry city and county; no alcohol sales.
      Decent roads, fair maintenance.
      No mosques, no synagogues, predominantly WASP community.
      Only non-WASP population found at KY Christian University.
      Zero night life except church nights.
      Dining experiences mainly fast food.
      No major grocery chain here.
      No hospital, nearest 25 miles away.
      Dearth of plumbers, electricians, good auto mechanics.
      Home construction very basic; don't try fancy here.
      Computer support and repair minimal at best.
      School system not getting the best reviews.
      Great funeral homes.
      Planning and zoning minimal when effective at all.
      Local radio WGOH-WUGO community oriented.
      Cable available.
      Nearest cinema 15 miles, but a good one.
      No railroad, bus, nor taxi. Huntington airport 35 miles East.
      Large city police dept, low crime, few crimes ever solved.
      Volunteer fire department, well equipped.
      Best shopping done via internet. We have a K-Mart.
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      Source: The Grayson, KY data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).