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ZIP Code 42374

Primary City:South Carrollton, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Muhlenberg County
Timezone: Eastern (2:56am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -87.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42374

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42374. 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 42374. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42374, 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:
South Carrollton, KY
Acceptable:
S Carrollton

Stats and Demographics for the 42374 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42374 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 42374 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42374 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 277
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 123
Median Home Value $33,300
Land Area 4.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 104
Median Household Income $30,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12965867881512101236240
Female131091186968127910104246
Total251915161612161416271919221310486

Gender

 Male 133 48%
 Female 144 52%
Gender

Race

 White 263 94.9%
 Black Or African American 4 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner061424201374
Renter25061200
Total2111430211574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 58%
 Single Guardian 20 19%
 Singles 19 18%
 Singles With Roommate 5 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 64 62%
 Households with Kids 40 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11142222110212121101
Female32221330320232410241
Total43363552430444531342

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42374 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42374 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 42374 real estate data, the median home value of $33,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 42374 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42374 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 272 98%
 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 5 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 41 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 13%
 Households Vacant 19 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 83%
 3+ Bedroom 1 17%
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 $30,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42374 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. More commuters in 42374 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 56 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16 11%
 No Earnings 70 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 56 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16 11%
 No Earnings 70 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 68 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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. 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 19 34%
 High School Graduate 26 46%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 11 20%
 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 6 43%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 57%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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