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ZIP Code 42210

Primary City:Brownsville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Edmonson County
Timezone: Eastern (7:48am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -86.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42210

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42210. 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 42210. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42210, 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:
Brownsville, KY
Acceptable:
Huff, Lindseyville, Sunfish

Stats and Demographics for the 42210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42210 is located in south 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 42210 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42210 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,236
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,029
Median Home Value $83,500
Land Area 143.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,758
Median Household Income $29,469

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1321181361401189411613213514012915013913281663824
Female1231361301409812013214512214415816616412889825683
Total25525426628021621424827725728428731630326017014894107

Gender

 Male 2,020 48%
 Female 2,216 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,159 98.2%
 Black Or African American 14 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3313621425728824614048
Renter3183725861433612
Total6421928631534928917660

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 928 53%
 Single Guardian 254 14%
 Singles 523 30%
 Singles With Roommate 53 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,217 69%
 Households with Kids 541 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2731322221262224252526233329204230291922
Female3914192022272630312324312329313127193225
Total6645514243534854564850545658517357485147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42210 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42210 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 42210 real estate data, the median home value of $83,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42210 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,144 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 92 2%
 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 749 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 613 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 396 20%
 Households Vacant 271 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 25.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 27 10.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 11.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 49.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 3%
 1 Bedroom 147 34%
 2 Bedroom 126 29%
 3+ Bedroom 145 33%
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 $29,469 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42210 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. In 42210 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 884 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 614 20%
 No Earnings 1,631 52%
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 884 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 614 20%
 No Earnings 1,631 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,107 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2%
 Worked at Home 21 2%
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 397 30%
 High School Graduate 777 59%
 Associate's degree 22 2%
 Bachelor's degree 62 5%
 Master's degree 37 3%
 Professional school degree 20 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 691 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42210

ZIP Code 42210 is in the Edmonson County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42210.

Edmonson County 5/6 Center
191 West Center St
Brownsville, KY 42210
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edmonson County School District
Edmonson County Middle School
210 Wildcat Way
Brownsville, KY 42210
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Edmonson County School District
Edmonson County High School
220 Wildcat Way
Brownsville, KY 42210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edmonson County School District
Edmonson County Great Onyx High School
220 Wildcat Way
Brownsville, KY 42210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edmonson County School District

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