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ZIP Code 42029

Primary City:Calvert City, KY (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Eastern (3:10pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.01, -88.39
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42029

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42029. 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 42029. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42029, 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:
Calvert City, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42029 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42029 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 42029 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42029 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,321
Population Density 136 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,866
Median Home Value $92,300
Land Area 46.54 sq mi
Water Area 2.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,586
Median Household Income $49,011

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1611922112151561421741741922282352361951601381116751
Female189173173192146147168211225242221269191196175122109134
Total350365384407302289342385417470456505386356313233176185

Gender

 Male 3,038 48%
 Female 3,283 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,196 98.0%
 Black Or African American 9 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.3%
 Asian 29 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3219331941143435721967
Renter471131129376474620
Total7930643150451040426587

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,400 54%
 Single Guardian 419 16%
 Singles 675 26%
 Singles With Roommate 92 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,810 70%
 Households with Kids 776 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3333333139393442383446374549454647443331
Female3340423139303237353933352739384543214536
Total6673756278696679737379727288839190657867

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42029 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42029 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 42029 real estate data, the median home value of $92,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42029 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42029 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42029 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,124 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 197 3%
 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 1,154 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 878 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 554 19%
 Households Vacant 280 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 71 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 30 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 8%
 1 Bedroom 75 15%
 2 Bedroom 139 28%
 3+ Bedroom 245 49%
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 $49,011 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42029 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 42029 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 2,079 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 18%
 No Earnings 2,161 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 2,079 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 924 18%
 No Earnings 2,161 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,572 93%
 Public transportation 55 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 39 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 1%
 Worked at Home 65 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 266 12.8%
 High School Graduate 1,365 65.8%
 Associate's degree 125 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 206 9.9%
 Master's degree 71 3.4%
 Professional school degree 13 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 29 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,106 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 64 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42029

ZIP Code 42029 is in the Marshall County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42029.

Calvert City Elementary School
563 East 5th Ave
Calvert City, KY 42029
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
North Marshall Middle School
3110 U.s Hwy 95
Calvert City, KY 42029
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District

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