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ZIP Code 42220

Primary City:Elkton, KY (View All Cities)
County: Todd County
Timezone: Eastern (4:48pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -87.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42220. 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 42220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42220, 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:
Elkton, KY
Acceptable:
Allegre

Stats and Demographics for the 42220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42220 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 42220 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42220 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,844
Population Density 39 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,903
Median Home Value $83,700
Land Area 177.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,581
Median Household Income $41,092

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male265272250211223213220210239249244193193162114813633
Female238228249204211187211228225244245201195174122999283
Total503500499415434400431438464493489394388336236180128116

Gender

 Male 3,408 50%
 Female 3,436 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,286 91.8%
 Black Or African American 373 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 90 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5323332442939131917651
Renter7613511011461544114
Total12936843454345237321765

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,422 55%
 Single Guardian 452 18%
 Singles 626 24%
 Singles With Roommate 81 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,678 65%
 Households with Kids 903 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4755555955495854565746496038404847373949
Female3552575657454931465652523950504437334035
Total821071121151129410785102113981019988909284707984

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42220 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42220 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 42220 real estate data, the median home value of $83,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42220 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,649 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 123 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 1%
 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 1,112 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 864 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 605 21%
 Households Vacant 322 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 14 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 11%
 For Migrant Workers 7 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 103 18%
 2 Bedroom 255 44%
 3+ Bedroom 226 39%
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 $41,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42220 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42220 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42220 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 1,864 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,092 21%
 No Earnings 2,209 43%
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 1,864 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,092 21%
 No Earnings 2,209 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,467 92.6%
 Public transportation 19 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 144 5.4%
 Worked at Home 27 1.0%
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 512 25%
 High School Graduate 1,358 65%
 Associate's degree 64 3%
 Bachelor's degree 103 5%
 Master's degree 22 1%
 Professional school degree 26 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,241 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 232 13.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 218 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42220

ZIP Code 42220 is in the Todd County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42220.

Todd County Middle School
515 West Main
Elkton, KY 42220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Todd County School District
North Todd Elementary School
7300 Greenville Rd
Elkton, KY 42220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Todd County School District
Todd County Central High School
806 South Main St
Elkton, KY 42220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Todd County School District
Horizons High School
804 South Main St
Elkton, KY 42220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Todd County School District

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