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ZIP Code 42327

Primary City:Calhoun, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:14pm)
Coordinates:37.6, -87.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42327. 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 42327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42327, 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:
Calhoun, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42327 is located in west Kentucky and covers a slightly higher 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 42327 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 42327 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,037
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,765
Median Home Value $89,600
Land Area 124.39 sq mi
Water Area 1.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,585
Median Household Income $41,394

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1151351301279610812011215012517313613210579543636
Female12512612913211010012413311814517714113111878625663
Total2402612592592062082442452682703502772632231571169299

Gender

 Male 1,969 49%
 Female 2,068 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,968 98.3%
 Black Or African American 10 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2313820828126121011541
Renter236964634227119
Total4620727234430323712650

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 930 59%
 Single Guardian 218 14%
 Singles 363 23%
 Singles With Roommate 74 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,064 67%
 Households with Kids 521 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1725222225163126372420343418243128212321
Female1927342320272028312525242332274125201920
Total3652564545435154684945585750517253414241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42327 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 42327 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 42327 real estate data, the median home value of $89,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42327. Rentals in 42327 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,955 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 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 730 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 547 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 308 17%
 Households Vacant 180 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 13 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 40 13%
 2 Bedroom 124 41%
 3+ Bedroom 140 46%
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 $41,394 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42327 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 42327 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 1,260 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 690 21%
 No Earnings 1,308 40%
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 1,260 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 690 21%
 No Earnings 1,308 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,583 93%
 Public transportation 19 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 4%
 Worked at Home 38 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 251 18.2%
 High School Graduate 868 63.0%
 Associate's degree 90 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 73 5.3%
 Master's degree 86 6.2%
 Professional school degree 10 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 709 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42327

ZIP Code 42327 is in the Mclean County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42327.

Calhoun Elementary School
755 Main St
Calhoun, KY 42327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mclean County School District
Mclean County Middle School
1901 Ky 136 East
Calhoun, KY 42327
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mclean County School District
Mclean County High School
1859 Hwy 136 East
Calhoun, KY 42327
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mclean County School District

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