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ZIP Code 42409

Primary City:Dixon, KY (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Eastern (2:59am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -87.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42409

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42409. 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 42409. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42409, 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:
Dixon, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42409 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42409 is located in west 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 42409 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42409 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,586
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,044
Median Home Value $68,500
Land Area 86.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 940
Median Household Income $45,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male89606074113120106120109104110121815043231211
Female66596679816858689093107102734245393212
Total1551191261531941881641881991972172231549288624423

Gender

 Male 1,406 54%
 Female 1,180 46%
Gender

Race

 White 2,473 95.6%
 Black Or African American 73 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1770124182184906619
Renter233036422815131
Total401001602242121057920

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 571 61%
 Single Guardian 113 12%
 Singles 216 23%
 Singles With Roommate 40 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 670 71%
 Households with Kids 270 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male172319129151115101313141010121814161419
Female81212201081014171510181013111020231520
Total2535313219232129272823322023232834392939

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42409 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42409 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 42409 real estate data, the median home value of $68,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42409 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42409 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 42409 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,307 89.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 245 9.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 413 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 339 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 188 18%
 Households Vacant 104 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 12%
 2 Bedroom 108 41%
 3+ Bedroom 126 47%
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 $45,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42409 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 42409 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 797 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 403 20%
 No Earnings 780 39%
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 797 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 403 20%
 No Earnings 780 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 984 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 2%
 Worked at Home 22 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 208 25.4%
 High School Graduate 469 57.2%
 Associate's degree 72 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 36 4.4%
 Master's degree 24 2.9%
 Professional school degree 8 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 324 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42409

ZIP Code 42409 is in the Webster County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42409.

Dixon Elementary School
277 Sr 1340
Dixon, KY 42409
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webster County School District
Webster County High School
1922 Us Hwy 41a
Dixon, KY 42409
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Webster County School District
Webster County Area Technology Center
325 State Rt. 1340
Dixon, KY 42409
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Webster County School District

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