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ZIP Code 42404

Primary City:Clay, KY (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -87.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42404

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42404. 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 42404. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42404, 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:
Clay, KY
Acceptable:
Blackford
Unacceptable:
Blackfrd

Stats and Demographics for the 42404 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42404 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 42404 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 extremely 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 42404 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,569
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,114
Median Home Value $64,800
Land Area 88.33 sq mi
Water Area 1.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,008
Median Household Income $42,955

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8485848061657979849611689825932302219
Female81100928571727780103948698756945383324
Total16518517616513213715615918719020218715712877685543

Gender

 Male 1,246 49%
 Female 1,323 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,499 97.3%
 Black Or African American 21 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15801251821721258231
Renter244239362218132
Total391221642181941439533

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 566 56%
 Single Guardian 149 15%
 Singles 259 26%
 Singles With Roommate 34 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 662 66%
 Households with Kids 346 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male102022151622161615162021189131716181613
Female202116924201617231822241612211619161316
Total3041382440423233383442453421343335342929

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42404 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42404 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 42404 real estate data, the median home value of $64,800 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 42404. Rentals in 42404 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42404 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,569 100%
 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 402 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 410 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 18%
 Households Vacant 106 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 36 11.7%
 2 Bedroom 87 28.3%
 3+ Bedroom 182 59.3%
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 $42,955 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42404 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. 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 42404. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 815 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 423 19%
 No Earnings 1,006 45%
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 815 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 423 19%
 No Earnings 1,006 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,079 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 2%
 Worked at Home 20 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 227 23.1%
 High School Graduate 614 62.5%
 Associate's degree 51 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 64 6.5%
 Master's degree 21 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 506 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42404

ZIP Code 42404 is in the Webster County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42404.

Clay Elementary School
210 College St
Clay, KY 42404
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webster County School District

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