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ZIP Code 42061

Primary City:Lowes, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Graves County
Timezone: Eastern (3:26pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.91, -88.75
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42061. 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 42061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42061, 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:
Lowes, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42061 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 42061 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 adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42061 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 55
Population Density 155 people per sq mi
Housing Units 36
Median Home Value $132,400
Land Area 0.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 26
Median Household Income $124,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male112202212421111100
Female014212402323022210
Total126414614744133310

Gender

 Male 24 44%
 Female 31 56%
Gender

Race

 White 55 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner03362330
Renter03011100
Total06373430

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 13 50%
 Single Guardian 4 15%
 Singles 8 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 18 69%
 Households with Kids 8 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00100100001100001100
Female00000100010111101000
Total00100200011211102100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42061 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42061 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 42061 real estate data, the median home value of $132,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42061.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 55 100%
 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 6 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 17%
 Households Vacant 10 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $124,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42061 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, 42061 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. In 42061 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 53 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 16%
 No Earnings 24 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 53 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 16%
 No Earnings 24 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 68 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 42061 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 39%
 Master's degree 17 61%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 42061

ZIP Code 42061 is in the Graves County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42061.

Lowes Elementary School
6775 Stateroute 440
Lowes, KY 42061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Graves County School District

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