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ZIP Code 42050

Primary City:Hickman, KY (View All Cities)
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:28pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -89.3
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42050

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42050. 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 42050. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42050, 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:
Hickman, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42050 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42050 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 42050 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 single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42050 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,256
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,483
Median Home Value $54,100
Land Area 116.17 sq mi
Water Area 11.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,256
Median Household Income $30,379

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male989096100147136155130132128133113758049382911
Female92748379889488651171041121089710472464647
Total190164179179235230243195249232245221172184121847558

Gender

 Male 1,740 53%
 Female 1,516 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,363 72.6%
 Black Or African American 837 25.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11601041661781559942
Renter4383938259531810
Total5414319724823720811752

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 503 40%
 Single Guardian 294 23%
 Singles 404 32%
 Singles With Roommate 55 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 901 72%
 Households with Kids 355 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2020221816161922171816142226191622232028
Female2220181412121711222216151317142115111815
Total4240403228283633394032293543333737343843

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42050 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42050 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 42050 real estate data, the median home value of $54,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42050 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42050 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42050 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,861 87.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 388 11.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 7 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 391 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 424 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 441 30%
 Households Vacant 227 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Sale Only 30 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 79 22%
 2 Bedroom 115 32%
 3+ Bedroom 164 46%
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 $30,379 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42050 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42050 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. More commuters in 42050 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 671 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 712 27%
 No Earnings 1,243 47%
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 671 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 712 27%
 No Earnings 1,243 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 922 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 4.2%
 Worked at Home 4 0.4%
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 318 28.8%
 High School Graduate 655 59.3%
 Associate's degree 30 2.7%
 Bachelor's degree 81 7.3%
 Master's degree 8 0.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 386 88.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42050

ZIP Code 42050 is in the Fulton County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42050.

Fulton County Elementary/Middle School
2750 Moscow Ave
Hickman, KY 42050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fulton County School District
Fulton County High School
2740 Moscow Ave
Hickman, KY 42050
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fulton County School District
Fulton County Area Technology Center
2720 Moscow Ave
Hickman, KY 42050
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fulton County School District

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