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ZIP Code 42326

Primary City:Browder, KY (View All Cities)
County: Muhlenberg County
Timezone: Eastern (1:08pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.22, -87.02
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42326

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42326. 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 42326. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42326, 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:
Browder, KY
Unacceptable:
Drakesboro

Stats and Demographics for the 42326 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42326 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 42326 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 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 42326 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 460
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 188
Median Home Value $74,200
Land Area 13.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 167
Median Household Income $22,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21192416101310161615211215108761
Female81517168521111323211615127345
Total29344132181831272938422830221510106

Gender

 Male 240 52%
 Female 220 48%
Gender

Race

 White 445 96.7%
 Black Or African American 8 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31421343120135
Renter071142020
Total32132383320155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 65%
 Single Guardian 23 14%
 Singles 26 16%
 Singles With Roommate 10 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 107 64%
 Households with Kids 60 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male34464364245564243341
Female31314214425154642131
Total6577857866106118885472

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42326 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42326 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 42326 real estate data, the median home value of $74,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42326 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42326 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42326 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 460 100%
 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 80 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 14%
 Households Vacant 21 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 46 100%
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 $22,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42326 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 42326 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42326 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 42326. 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 110 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 14%
 No Earnings 324 65%
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 110 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 14%
 No Earnings 324 65%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 163 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 14%
 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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 25 13%
 High School Graduate 114 60%
 Associate's degree 23 12%
 Bachelor's degree 27 14%
 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 138 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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