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ZIP Code 42406

Primary City:Corydon, KY (View All Cities)
County: Henderson County
Timezone: Eastern (7:16am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -87.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42406

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42406. 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 42406. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42406, 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:
Corydon, KY
Unacceptable:
Geneva

Stats and Demographics for the 42406 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42406 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 42406 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 extremely 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 42406 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,555
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,459
Median Home Value $86,900
Land Area 106.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,340
Median Household Income $53,704

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10512912612475911161071201861511221077962463810
Female931271211187810611797118163148125969060492728
Total198256247242153197233204238349299247203169122956538

Gender

 Male 1,794 50%
 Female 1,761 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,355 94.4%
 Black Or African American 121 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 19 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1612217728522615910323
Renter13574652381463
Total2917922333726417310926

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 856 64%
 Single Guardian 164 12%
 Singles 246 18%
 Singles With Roommate 74 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 872 65%
 Households with Kids 468 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2019271726322321272732162922352327261318
Female1423141833302419211926232627302725201614
Total3442413559624740484658395549655052462932

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42406 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42406 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 42406 real estate data, the median home value of $86,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42406 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42406 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42406 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,555 100%
 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 691 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 229 16%
 Households Vacant 119 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 15 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 2%
 2 Bedroom 114 55%
 3+ Bedroom 88 43%
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 $53,704 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42406 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 42406 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 1,401 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 20%
 No Earnings 988 33%
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 1,401 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 609 20%
 No Earnings 988 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,707 94.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.1%
 Worked at Home 102 5.6%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 286 22%
 High School Graduate 883 67%
 Associate's degree 99 8%
 Bachelor's degree 19 1%
 Master's degree 25 2%
 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 866 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 154 15.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42406

ZIP Code 42406 is in the Henderson County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42406.

A B Chandler Elementary School
11215 Us Hwy 60 West
Corydon, KY 42406
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henderson County School District

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