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ZIP Code 42157

Primary City:Mount Hermon, KY (View All Cities)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.78, -85.82
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42157. 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 42157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42157, 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:
Mount Hermon, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42157 is located in south 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 42157 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 small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42157 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 437
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 174
Median Home Value $63,000
Land Area 17.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 158
Median Household Income $28,664

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13201515814131710211714101010242
Female241223169171720167111111157402
Total373238311731303726282825212517644

Gender

 Male 215 49%
 Female 222 51%
Gender

Race

 White 430 98.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3201931202494
Renter34857100
Total6242736272594

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 95 60%
 Single Guardian 22 14%
 Singles 34 22%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 98 62%
 Households with Kids 60 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male34217135445240513152
Female92732162152844534130
Total12694929759710841047282

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42157 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42157 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 42157 real estate data, the median home value of $63,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 42157 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 437 100%
 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 65 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 65 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 16%
 Households Vacant 16 9%
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 3 19%
 For Migrant Workers 1 6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 12 25%
 3+ Bedroom 36 75%
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 $28,664 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. Most commuters in 42157 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 88 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 44%
 No Earnings 35 16%
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 88 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 95 44%
 No Earnings 35 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 124 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 9 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. 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 32 33%
 High School Graduate 25 26%
 Associate's degree 17 18%
 Bachelor's degree 22 23%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 100%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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