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ZIP Code 42048

Primary City:Hardin, KY (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Eastern (11:14pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -88.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42048

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42048. 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 42048. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42048, 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:
Hardin, KY
Unacceptable:
Aurora

Stats and Demographics for the 42048 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42048 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 42048 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 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 42048 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,147
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,182
Median Home Value $81,400
Land Area 26.27 sq mi
Water Area 4.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 873
Median Household Income $33,229

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male807175655446766572798071685150331714
Female828459726569566871728171644757291815
Total16215513413711911513213314315116114213298107623529

Gender

 Male 1,067 50%
 Female 1,080 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,106 98.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 10 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner964981301391106119
Renter37505345311755
Total461141511751701276624

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 468 54%
 Single Guardian 158 18%
 Singles 213 24%
 Singles With Roommate 34 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 577 66%
 Households with Kids 296 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12191215101216161716141782018617111314
Female1216211116311910819913810161312141717
Total2435332626433526253523301630341929253031

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42048 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42048 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 42048 real estate data, the median home value of $81,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42048 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42048 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42048 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,147 100%
 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 339 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 243 21%
 Households Vacant 309 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 7 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 181 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 6%
 2 Bedroom 162 69%
 3+ Bedroom 60 26%
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 $33,229 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42048 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 42048 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 708 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 570 29%
 No Earnings 718 36%
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 708 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 570 29%
 No Earnings 718 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 973 96.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 1.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 0.6%
 Worked at Home 19 1.9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 165 20.3%
 High School Graduate 604 74.2%
 Associate's degree 0 0.0%
 Bachelor's degree 36 4.4%
 Master's degree 4 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 209 59.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 122 34.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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