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ZIP Code 42236

Primary City:Herndon, KY (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.7, -87.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42236. 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 42236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42236, 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:
Herndon, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42236 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 42236 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 extremely 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 42236 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 929
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 406
Median Home Value $156,900
Land Area 66.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 352
Median Household Income $45,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3747273322213628283542362820207113
Female2929323318312929313841261821161458
Total667659664052655759738362464136211611

Gender

 Male 481 52%
 Female 448 48%
Gender

Race

 White 860 92.6%
 Black Or African American 38 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 1.2%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43644676037228
Renter71918127551
Total115562796742279

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 224 64%
 Single Guardian 45 13%
 Singles 76 22%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 232 66%
 Households with Kids 120 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male87812811861455953778745
Female556586555925115886653
Total131214171617131119147141681515141398

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42236 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42236 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 42236 real estate data, the median home value of $156,900 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 42236. Rentals in 42236 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 929 100%
 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 169 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 109 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 18%
 Households Vacant 54 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 26%
 1 Bedroom 8 15%
 2 Bedroom 24 45%
 3+ Bedroom 7 13%
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 $45,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42236 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, 42236 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. Most commuters in 42236 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 168 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 31%
 No Earnings 191 36%
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 168 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 31%
 No Earnings 191 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 284 100%
 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

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 37 18%
 High School Graduate 136 64%
 Associate's degree 18 9%
 Bachelor's degree 20 9%
 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 141 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42236

ZIP Code 42236 is in the Christian County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42236.

South Christian Elementary School
12340 Herndonoak Grove Rd
Herndon, KY 42236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christian County School District

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