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ZIP Code 42347

Primary City:Hartford, KY (View All Cities)
County: Ohio County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -86.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42347

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42347. 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 42347. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42347, 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:
Hartford, KY
Acceptable:
Narrows

Stats and Demographics for the 42347 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42347 is located in central 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 42347 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42347 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,152
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,648
Median Home Value $79,100
Land Area 123.71 sq mi
Water Area 1.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,418
Median Household Income $40,497

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male225224208219180198180169214198212222175158118715434
Female2211761831931851641671911892182422101971671118873118
Total446400391412365362347360403416454432372325229159127152

Gender

 Male 3,059 50%
 Female 3,093 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,941 96.6%
 Black Or African American 66 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 48 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3419929937238528314955
Renter731059912095873825
Total10730439849248037018780

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,287 53%
 Single Guardian 391 16%
 Singles 638 26%
 Singles With Roommate 102 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,612 67%
 Households with Kids 806 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4338554248385339465041543528534940453236
Female5133434948344124293435255237413441393824
Total9471989196729463758476798765948381847060

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42347 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42347 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 42347 real estate data, the median home value of $79,100 is low 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 42347. Rentals in 42347 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42347 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,991 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 71 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 1%
 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 1,057 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 719 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 642 24%
 Households Vacant 230 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 21 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 100 28%
 2 Bedroom 173 48%
 3+ Bedroom 80 22%
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 $40,497 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42347 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42347 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 1,702 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 975 21%
 No Earnings 2,031 43%
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 1,702 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 975 21%
 No Earnings 2,031 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,173 92%
 Public transportation 43 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3%
 Worked at Home 84 4%
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 351 19.6%
 High School Graduate 1,125 62.8%
 Associate's degree 108 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 109 6.1%
 Master's degree 71 4.0%
 Professional school degree 24 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,011 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 164 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42347

ZIP Code 42347 is in the Ohio County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42347.

Wayland Alexander Elementary School
1250 Oakwood Dr
Hartford, KY 42347
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ohio County School District
Ohio County Middle School
1404 South Main
Hartford, KY 42347
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ohio County School District
Ohio County High School
1400 South Main
Hartford, KY 42347
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ohio County School District
Ohio County Area Technology Center
1406 South Main St
Hartford, KY 42347
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ohio County School District

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