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ZIP Code 42463

Primary City:Wheatcroft, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Eastern (11:15pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.489, -87.862
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42463

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42463. 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 42463. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42463, 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:
Wheatcroft, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42463 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42463 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 42463 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42463 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 156
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 75
Median Home Value $30,000
Land Area 2.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 67
Median Household Income $45,673

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male638652636794343500
Female324951368884435111
Total951215103991415178778611

Gender

 Male 80 51%
 Female 76 49%
Gender

Race

 White 143 92%
 Black Or African American 6 4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 7 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43111781241
Renter11121100
Total54121991341

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 40%
 Single Guardian 16 24%
 Singles 20 30%
 Singles With Roommate 4 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 41 61%
 Households with Kids 26 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male04010111011033103112
Female10001000102101421020
Total14011111113134524132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42463 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42463 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 42463 real estate data, the median home value of $30,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 42463 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42463 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 156 100%
 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 21 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 39 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 9%
 Households Vacant 8 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $45,673 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42463 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. However, that is not the case in 42463. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 43 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 16%
 No Earnings 44 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 43 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 16%
 No Earnings 44 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 60 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 14 33%
 High School Graduate 28 67%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 27 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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