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ZIP Code 42024

Primary City:Barlow, KY (View All Cities)
County: Ballard County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -89.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42024. 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 42024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42024, 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:
Barlow, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42024 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 42024 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42024 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,490
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 722
Median Home Value $86,900
Land Area 45.49 sq mi
Water Area 4.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 631
Median Household Income $42,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3759624645303960465356534638282279
Female353858484538375850495558444436241819
Total72971209490687611896102111111908264462528

Gender

 Male 736 49%
 Female 754 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,402 94.1%
 Black Or African American 36 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 43 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13419790100824415
Renter11352327241496
Total2476120117124965321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 328 52%
 Single Guardian 108 17%
 Singles 167 26%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 430 68%
 Households with Kids 201 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4888513131414149161211107101099
Female865978610718147109961210118
Total1214131712211924213223232220191322202017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42024 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42024 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 42024 real estate data, the median home value of $86,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42024. Rentals in 42024 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,490 100%
 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 247 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 235 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 149 21%
 Households Vacant 91 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 25%
 2 Bedroom 58 38%
 3+ Bedroom 55 36%
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 $42,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42024 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42024 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. Most commuters in 42024 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 428 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 290 23%
 No Earnings 523 42%
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 428 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 290 23%
 No Earnings 523 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 588 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 5%
 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 88 17%
 High School Graduate 314 61%
 Associate's degree 23 5%
 Bachelor's degree 60 12%
 Master's degree 19 4%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 299 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42024

ZIP Code 42024 is in the Ballard County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42024.

Ballard County Middle School
3565 Paducah Rd
Barlow, KY 42024
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ballard County School District
Ballard County Elementary School
3383 Paducah Rd
Barlow, KY 42024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballard County School District
Ballard Memorial High School
3561 Paducah Rd
Barlow, KY 42024
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ballard County School District

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