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ZIP Code 42265

Primary City:Olmstead, KY (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.7, -87.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42265

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42265. 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 42265. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42265, 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:
Olmstead, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42265 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42265 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 42265 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 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 42265 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 820
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 363
Median Home Value $86,500
Land Area 51.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 323
Median Household Income $34,551

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2428392221262325252832272826118121
Female233737121820223822282637362081497
Total47657634394645634756586464461922218

Gender

 Male 406 50%
 Female 414 50%
Gender

Race

 White 772 94.1%
 Black Or African American 38 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12544625738328
Renter7179610430
Total84253686742358

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 61%
 Single Guardian 41 13%
 Singles 77 24%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 213 66%
 Households with Kids 110 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3774851867111173591435
Female355496561159869343202
Total61212817116141712201913128134637

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42265 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42265 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 42265 real estate data, the median home value of $86,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42265 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42265 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42265 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 820 100%
 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 129 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 138 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 15%
 Households Vacant 40 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 10%
 For Migrant Workers 3 8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 7%
 3+ Bedroom 124 93%
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 $34,551 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42265 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. 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, 42265 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. More commuters in 42265 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 474 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 103 11%
 No Earnings 329 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 474 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 103 11%
 No Earnings 329 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 466 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 69 16%
 High School Graduate 331 75%
 Associate's degree 16 4%
 Bachelor's degree 28 6%
 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 330 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 200 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42265

ZIP Code 42265 is in the Logan County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42265.

Olmstead Elementary School
1170 Olmstead Rd
Olmstead, KY 42265
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Logan County School District

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