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ZIP Code 42087

Primary City:Wickliffe, KY (View All Cities)
County: Ballard County
Timezone: Eastern (10:44am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -89.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42087. 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 42087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42087, 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:
Wickliffe, KY
Acceptable:
Blandville

Stats and Demographics for the 42087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42087 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 42087 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42087 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,419
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,149
Median Home Value $91,200
Land Area 70.09 sq mi
Water Area 3.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 993
Median Household Income $42,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male 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
Male7580678862876775778396106987453311813
Female526669675651667091819895966849383818
Total127146136155118138133145168164194201194142102695631

Gender

 Male 1,250 52%
 Female 1,169 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,300 95.1%
 Black Or African American 56 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15701231592021397424
Renter204029302817176
Total351101521892301569130

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 569 57%
 Single Guardian 133 13%
 Singles 255 26%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 723 73%
 Households with Kids 270 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13181416922121720710132512181116192414
Female128111013181413815121216141913151287
Total2526252622402630282222254126372431313221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42087 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 42087 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 42087 real estate data, the median home value of $91,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42087. Rentals in 42087 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,354 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 65 3%
 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 426 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 380 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 16%
 Households Vacant 156 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 11 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 11%
 2 Bedroom 36 41%
 3+ Bedroom 41 47%
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 $42,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42087 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. 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 42087 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 701 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 391 21%
 No Earnings 761 41%
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 701 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 391 21%
 No Earnings 761 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 858 91.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 3.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.2%
 Worked at Home 54 5.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 165 21%
 High School Graduate 517 65%
 Associate's degree 18 2%
 Bachelor's degree 85 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 12 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 425 97.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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