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ZIP Code 42036

Primary City:Dexter, KY (View All Cities)
County: Calloway County
Timezone: Eastern (8:54am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.73, -88.24
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42036. 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 42036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42036, 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:
Dexter, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42036 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 42036 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42036 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,167
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 533
Median Home Value $76,200
Land Area 26.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 478
Median Household Income $51,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male 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
Male3044324430233944505235383726251681
Female24383842252529555354434139351716613
Total54827086554868991031067879766142321414

Gender

 Male 574 49%
 Female 593 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,144 98.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner93884898461358
Renter71418128812
Total165210210192693610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 282 59%
 Single Guardian 63 13%
 Singles 114 24%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 328 69%
 Households with Kids 150 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male344121111958105377710101076
Female724864101087779851014584
Total10682017151915161712101615122024151510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42036 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42036 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 42036 real estate data, the median home value of $76,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42036 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42036 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,167 100%
 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 234 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 13%
 Households Vacant 55 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 62%
 3+ Bedroom 13 38%
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 $51,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42036 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. 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, 42036 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. However, that is not the case in 42036. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 409 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 23%
 No Earnings 292 32%
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 409 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 23%
 No Earnings 292 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 547 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 108 26%
 High School Graduate 261 63%
 Associate's degree 20 5%
 Bachelor's degree 23 6%
 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 126 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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