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ZIP Code 42442

Primary City:Nortonville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Hopkins County
Timezone: Eastern (1:59am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.17, -87.49
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42442. 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 42442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42442, 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:
Nortonville, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42442 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 42442 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42442 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,504
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,529
Median Home Value $83,000
Land Area 61.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,373
Median Household Income $45,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male117138129123971031081071221331291131077660313316
Female103115124110841091141141291321331231128352633626
Total220253253233181212222221251265262236219159112946942

Gender

 Male 1,742 50%
 Female 1,762 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,368 96.1%
 Black Or African American 63 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2812718124222616110928
Renter316649434020166
Total5919323028526618112534

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 795 58%
 Single Guardian 212 15%
 Singles 321 23%
 Singles With Roommate 45 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 882 64%
 Households with Kids 491 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2221202624272137292927272026282028173029
Female2221231720232724212225252923232720241614
Total4442434344504861505152524949514748414643

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42442 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42442 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42442 real estate data, the median home value of $83,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42442. Rentals in 42442 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,504 100%
 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 580 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 522 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 271 18%
 Households Vacant 156 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Sale Only 9 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 5%
 1 Bedroom 29 13%
 2 Bedroom 126 58%
 3+ Bedroom 53 24%
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 $45,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42442 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42442 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. Most commuters in 42442 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 961 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 809 28%
 No Earnings 1,078 38%
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 961 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 809 28%
 No Earnings 1,078 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,439 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 1%
 Worked at Home 19 1%
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 293 25%
 High School Graduate 676 57%
 Associate's degree 68 6%
 Bachelor's degree 95 8%
 Master's degree 22 2%
 Professional school degree 31 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 445 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42442

ZIP Code 42442 is in the Hopkins County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42442.

Southside Elementary School
9220 Hopkinsville Rd
Nortonville, KY 42442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hopkins County School District
South Hopkins Middle School
9140 Hopkinsville Rd
Nortonville, KY 42442
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hopkins County School District

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