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ZIP Code 42021

Primary City:Arlington, KY (View All Cities)
County: Carlisle County
Timezone: Eastern (1:23pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -89.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42021. 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 42021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42021, 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:
Arlington, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42021 is located in southwest 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 42021 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42021 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,505
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 724
Median Home Value $67,900
Land Area 57.66 sq mi
Water Area 7.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 631
Median Household Income $36,622

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male364153553935454056645249454338201012
Female435363463149373860495658434530272618
Total799411610170848278116113108107888868473630

Gender

 Male 733 49%
 Female 772 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,456 96.7%
 Black Or African American 21 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115777108981004819
Renter12241522147145
Total2381921301121076224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 320 51%
 Single Guardian 107 17%
 Singles 186 29%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 428 68%
 Households with Kids 203 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male59126881069613111013121215888
Female11977129915817615101589117115
Total1618191320171921172319262028202126151913

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42021 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42021 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 42021 real estate data, the median home value of $67,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42021 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42021 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,505 100%
 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 274 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 244 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 113 16%
 Households Vacant 93 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 24%
 2 Bedroom 62 65%
 3+ Bedroom 10 11%
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 $36,622 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42021 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42021 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 499 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 287 23%
 No Earnings 456 37%
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 499 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 287 23%
 No Earnings 456 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 681 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 38 5%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 73 18.2%
 High School Graduate 258 64.2%
 Associate's degree 43 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1.0%
 Master's degree 22 5.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 441 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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