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ZIP Code 42462

Primary City:Waverly, KY (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (1:03am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -87.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42462. 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 42462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42462, 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:
Waverly, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42462 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 42462 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 42462 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,319
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 548
Median Home Value $102,700
Land Area 44.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 499
Median Household Income $63,355

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4141545635394237385363603723171264
Female4344444128423545465671563324191897
Total848598976381778284109134116704736301511

Gender

 Male 658 50%
 Female 661 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,259 95.5%
 Black Or African American 50 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8456911210045319
Renter42792210440
Total12727813411049359

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 303 61%
 Single Guardian 66 13%
 Singles 105 21%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 317 64%
 Households with Kids 182 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9101436144512107819109121411107
Female67157811514611867121278689
Total151729101425919182115142622211922171816

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42462 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42462 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42462 real estate data, the median home value of $102,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42462. Rentals in 42462 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,319 100%
 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 250 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 80 15%
 Households Vacant 49 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 12%
 2 Bedroom 20 59%
 3+ Bedroom 10 29%
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 $63,355 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42462 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. The commute in 42462 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 408 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 155 18%
 No Earnings 279 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 408 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 155 18%
 No Earnings 279 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 461 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 17 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 21 6%
 High School Graduate 234 70%
 Associate's degree 11 3%
 Bachelor's degree 36 11%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 26 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 25%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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