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ZIP Code 42324

Primary City:Belton, KY (View All Cities)
County: Muhlenberg County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.14, -87.00
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42324

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42324. 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 42324. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42324, 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:
Belton, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42324 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42324 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 42324 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 42324 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,276
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 578
Median Home Value $78,200
Land Area 36.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 489
Median Household Income $36,055

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37444940392127343957533845413413145
Female26414743292736415354424060332630810
Total63859683684863759211195781057460432215

Gender

 Male 630 49%
 Female 646 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,233 96.6%
 Black Or African American 9 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner83672929088399
Renter5815144360
Total1344871069491459

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 321 66%
 Single Guardian 69 14%
 Singles 83 17%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 321 66%
 Households with Kids 168 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2781298910815961187687126
Female65634107128813631711910673
Total81214151318162216232212142518151813199

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42324 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42324 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 42324 real estate data, the median home value of $78,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42324 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42324 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42324 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,276 100%
 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 228 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 206 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 10%
 Households Vacant 89 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 9 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 35 33%
 3+ Bedroom 72 67%
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 $36,055 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42324 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, 42324 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 42324 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 365 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 18%
 No Earnings 582 51%
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 365 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 18%
 No Earnings 582 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 444 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 5%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 96 23%
 High School Graduate 293 71%
 Associate's degree 5 1%
 Bachelor's degree 18 4%
 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 237 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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