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ZIP Code 42516

Primary City:Bethelridge, KY (View All Cities)
County: Casey County
Timezone: Eastern (7:51pm)
Coordinates:37.22, -84.79
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42516. 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 42516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42516, 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:
Bethelridge, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42516 is located in south 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 42516 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42516 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 463
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 225
Median Home Value $81,600
Land Area 13.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 192
Median Household Income $30,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1513202089111416141614211520322
Female12141514145131717191117191911742
Total2727353422142431333327314034311064

Gender

 Male 233 50%
 Female 230 50%
Gender

Race

 White 456 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31431243841123
Renter35664011
Total61937304241134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 113 59%
 Single Guardian 28 15%
 Singles 48 25%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 124 65%
 Households with Kids 68 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32340223672335366232
Female42111234424441242422
Total7445145710967765108654

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42516 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42516 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 42516 real estate data, the median home value of $81,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42516 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42516 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 463 100%
 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 87 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 79 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 12%
 Households Vacant 33 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 30%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 50%
 3+ Bedroom 22 50%
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 $30,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42516 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. 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, 42516 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. In 42516 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 84 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 117 27%
 No Earnings 230 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 84 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 117 27%
 No Earnings 230 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 112 100%
 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 60 29%
 High School Graduate 116 57%
 Associate's degree 10 5%
 Bachelor's degree 18 9%
 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 140 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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