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ZIP Code 42323

Primary City:Beechmont, KY (View All Cities)
County: Muhlenberg County
Timezone: Eastern (3:19pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.18, -87.04
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42323

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42323. 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 42323. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42323, 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:
Beechmont, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42323 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42323 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 42323 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42323 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 793
Population Density 395 people per sq mi
Housing Units 358
Median Home Value $95,200
Land Area 2.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 312
Median Household Income $41,189

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2628281717142539222624222824141371
Female18363524183019372324282234231315136
Total44646341354444764550524462472728207

Gender

 Male 375 47%
 Female 418 53%
Gender

Race

 White 770 97.1%
 Black Or African American 16 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61742515043317
Renter7192067330
Total133662575746347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 199 64%
 Single Guardian 45 14%
 Singles 64 21%
 Singles With Roommate 4 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 200 64%
 Households with Kids 112 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male536744461067357525143
Female2326856981085573122522
Total768131291015181615810148147665

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42323 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42323 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 42323 real estate data, the median home value of $95,200 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 42323. Rentals in 42323 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42323 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 793 100%
 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 140 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 107 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 18%
 Households Vacant 46 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 32%
 3+ Bedroom 34 68%
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 $41,189 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42323 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. 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 42323. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 285 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 12%
 No Earnings 376 50%
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 285 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 12%
 No Earnings 376 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 308 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 21 6%
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 65 21%
 High School Graduate 179 58%
 Associate's degree 53 17%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 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 150 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42323

ZIP Code 42323 is in the Muhlenberg County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42323.

Muhlenberg South Elementary
2005 Us Hwy 431 South
Beechmont, KY 42323
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muhlenberg County School District

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