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ZIP Code 42025

Primary City:Benton, KY (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -88.3
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42025

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42025. 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 42025. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42025, 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:
Benton, KY
Unacceptable:
Draffenville, Fairdealing, Palma, Sharpe

Stats and Demographics for the 42025 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42025 is located in southwest Kentucky and covers a slightly higher 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 42025 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42025 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,305
Population Density 97 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,307
Median Home Value $105,900
Land Area 198.69 sq mi
Water Area 19.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,022
Median Household Income $42,310

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male532597542623482487554613650714733723642545425345182143
Female464541593570430492525622629724778696694583505365282280
Total9961,1381,1351,1939129791,0791,2351,2791,4381,5111,4191,3361,128930710464423

Gender

 Male 9,532 49%
 Female 9,773 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,003 98.4%
 Black Or African American 28 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.2%
 Asian 44 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 51 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 147 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner926081,0241,3241,3931,129688228
Renter13528626928121515313166
Total2278941,2931,6051,6081,282819294

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,689 58%
 Single Guardian 1,001 12%
 Singles 2,060 26%
 Singles With Roommate 272 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,691 71%
 Households with Kids 2,331 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male109109981151211071141111441191029412310412313912412111688
Female949380103103881141071291301281131141081291031341158994
Total203202178218224195228218273249230207237212252242258236205182

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42025 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42025 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42025 real estate data, the median home value of $105,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42025 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42025 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42025 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,038 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 161 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,770 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,716 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,536 17%
 Households Vacant 1,285 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 174 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 150 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 548 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 375 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 68 5%
 1 Bedroom 201 16%
 2 Bedroom 357 29%
 3+ Bedroom 616 50%
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 $42,310 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42025 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. More commuters in 42025 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 6,123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,235 20%
 No Earnings 6,680 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 6,123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,235 20%
 No Earnings 6,680 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,542 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 1%
 Worked at Home 398 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. 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 1,186 17.0%
 High School Graduate 4,460 63.8%
 Associate's degree 316 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 619 8.9%
 Master's degree 324 4.6%
 Professional school degree 64 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 25 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,955 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 342 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 324 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42025

ZIP Code 42025 is in the Marshall County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42025.

Central Elementary School
115 Jim Goheen Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Benton Elementary School
208 West 11th St
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Benton Middle School
906 Joe Creason Dr
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Jonathan Elementary School
9207 Us Hwy 68 East
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Sharpe Elementary School
8400 Us Hwy 68 West
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
South Marshall Elementary School
155 Sid Darnall Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
South Marshall Middle School
85 Sid Darnall Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Marshall County High School
416 High School Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District
Marshall County Technical Center
341 High School Rd
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District
Star Academy High School
1308 Hwy 641 North
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District
Christian Fellowship School
1415 Us Highway 68 E
Benton, KY 42025
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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