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ZIP Code 42273

Primary City:Rochester, KY (View All Cities)
County: Butler County
Timezone: Eastern (7:09pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.20, -86.85
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42273

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42273. 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 42273. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42273, 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:
Rochester, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42273 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42273 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 42273 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42273 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 443
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 241
Median Home Value $80,400
Land Area 18.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 184
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male121312161311121517182210141012545
Female119121214111115161918111315156311
Total23222428272223303337402127252711716

Gender

 Male 221 50%
 Female 222 50%
Gender

Race

 White 435 98.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner315243722351410
Renter16553211
Total421294225371511

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 112 61%
 Single Guardian 25 14%
 Singles 45 24%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 127 69%
 Households with Kids 57 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21244330345003353412
Female23112213132313306032
Total44356543477316659444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42273 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42273 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 42273 real estate data, the median home value of $80,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42273 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42273 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42273 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 443 100%
 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 76 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 84 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 10%
 Households Vacant 57 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 32%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 55%
 2 Bedroom 3 27%
 3+ Bedroom 2 18%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42273 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, 42273 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. However, that is not the case in 42273. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 113 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 18%
 No Earnings 144 46%
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 113 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 18%
 No Earnings 144 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 142 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 2%
 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 population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 16 13%
 High School Graduate 77 64%
 Associate's degree 2 2%
 Bachelor's degree 18 15%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 8 7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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