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ZIP Code 42450

Primary City:Providence, KY (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Eastern (12:04am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -87.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42450

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42450. 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 42450. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42450, 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:
Providence, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42450 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42450 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 42450 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42450 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,063
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,996
Median Home Value $48,700
Land Area 59.60 sq mi
Water Area 1.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,712
Median Household Income $31,555

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14912113412011311810713111312012915912011696484019
Female122125125136118929514114013615217314796101816268
Total27124625925623121020227225325628133226721219712910287

Gender

 Male 1,953 48%
 Female 2,110 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,469 85.4%
 Black Or African American 444 10.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 13 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.2%
 Other Race 30 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 86 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner219917523028522414236
Renter6192918071463425
Total8219126631035627017661

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 823 48%
 Single Guardian 311 18%
 Singles 505 29%
 Singles With Roommate 73 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,194 70%
 Households with Kids 518 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2235342724232326252530282130262721222428
Female3026152327272327212323203425323024242620
Total5261495051504653464853485555585745465048

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42450 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42450 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 42450 real estate data, the median home value of $48,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42450 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42450 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42450 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,043 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 614 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 598 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 500 25%
 Households Vacant 284 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 21 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 164 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 129 32%
 2 Bedroom 222 55%
 3+ Bedroom 56 14%
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 $31,555 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42450 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. Most commuters in 42450 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 948 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 521 17%
 No Earnings 1,668 53%
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 948 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 521 17%
 No Earnings 1,668 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,156 92.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 53 4.3%
 Worked at Home 35 2.8%
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 270 21%
 High School Graduate 802 63%
 Associate's degree 81 6%
 Bachelor's degree 70 6%
 Master's degree 42 3%
 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 424 74.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 23.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42450

ZIP Code 42450 is in the Webster County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42450.

Providence Elementary School
470 South Broadway
Providence, KY 42450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Webster County School District

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