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ZIP Code 42266

Primary City:Pembroke, KY (View All Cities)
County: Christian County
Timezone: Eastern (2:47am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -87.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42266

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42266. 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 42266. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42266, 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:
Pembroke, KY
Unacceptable:
St Elmo

Stats and Demographics for the 42266 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42266 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 42266 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42266 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,590
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,011
Median Home Value $100,800
Land Area 75.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 897
Median Household Income $43,095

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1291301041056961757073669588655340341613
Female12712096818081766674749488556041342532
Total25625020018614914215113614714018917612011381684145

Gender

 Male 1,286 50%
 Female 1,304 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,181 84.2%
 Black Or African American 337 13.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner676107130134935523
Renter366640484524104
Total421421471781791176527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 522 58%
 Single Guardian 125 14%
 Singles 218 24%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 553 62%
 Households with Kids 344 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2125272724272825261726142324211927182016
Female2930191830272017262228161812211815151210
Total5055464554544842523954304136423742333226

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42266 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 42266 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 42266 real estate data, the median home value of $100,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42266. Rentals in 42266 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42266 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,536 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 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 369 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 255 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 273 27%
 Households Vacant 114 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 6 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 8%
 For Migrant Workers 12 11%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 50 15%
 2 Bedroom 93 28%
 3+ Bedroom 195 58%
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 $43,095 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42266 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 42266 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 735 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 314 19%
 No Earnings 626 37%
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 735 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 314 19%
 No Earnings 626 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 765 86.3%
 Public transportation 20 2.3%
 Taxicab 3 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 3.6%
 Worked at Home 66 7.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 140 19.6%
 High School Graduate 433 60.7%
 Associate's degree 16 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 102 14.3%
 Master's degree 17 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 365 60.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 121 19.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 19.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42266

ZIP Code 42266 is in the Christian County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42266.

Pembroke Elementary School
1600 Pembrokeoak Grove Rd
Pembroke, KY 42266
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Christian County School District

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