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ZIP Code 41837

Primary City:Mayking, KY (View All Cities)
County: Letcher County
Timezone: Eastern (5:16am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.11, -82.76
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 41837

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 41837. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 41837. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 41837, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mayking, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 41837 ZIP Code

ZIP code 41837 is located in southeast Kentucky and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 41837 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 41837 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,284
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 568
Median Home Value $47,600
Land Area 13.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 476
Median Household Income $30,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male534440573340364943504542482420657
Female42434638243739523751465336392291513
Total95878695577775101801019195846342152020

Gender

 Male 642 50%
 Female 642 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,273 99.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner441698697612417
Renter82017139721
Total12618699106682618

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 273 57%
 Single Guardian 87 18%
 Singles 97 20%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 299 63%
 Households with Kids 177 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1297169117125147685111111121211
Female914671016575116101091097845
Total2123132319271219102513161814212018201616

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 41837 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 41837 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 41837 real estate data, the median home value of $47,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 41837 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 41837 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 41837 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,284 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 187 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 212 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 14%
 Households Vacant 92 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 55%
 2 Bedroom 14 45%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $30,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 41837 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 41837 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 41837 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 135 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 10%
 No Earnings 238 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 135 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 10%
 No Earnings 238 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 166 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 54 29%
 High School Graduate 78 42%
 Associate's degree 38 20%
 Bachelor's degree 17 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 42 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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