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ZIP Code 42518

Primary City:Bronston, KY (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.9, -84.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42518

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42518. 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 42518. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42518, 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:
Bronston, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42518 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42518 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 42518 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42518 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,914
Population Density 115 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,131
Median Home Value $102,400
Land Area 25.38 sq mi
Water Area 2.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,209
Median Household Income $34,773

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male 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
Male777712012364578493105120941281079263432015
Female67801097469659210498981261061079170421915
Total144157229197133122176197203218220234214183133853930

Gender

 Male 1,482 51%
 Female 1,432 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,824 96.9%
 Black Or African American 17 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.5%
 Asian 15 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11661521842411688615
Renter276762633223102
Total381332142472731919617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 641 53%
 Single Guardian 201 17%
 Singles 307 25%
 Singles With Roommate 60 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 861 71%
 Households with Kids 348 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1119141615151117192224192530282728221819
Female171212141718181710171426203291912211312
Total2831263032332934293938454562374640433131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42518 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42518 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 42518 real estate data, the median home value of $102,400 is slightly less than average 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 42518. Rentals in 42518 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42518 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,867 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 47 2%
 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 506 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 417 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 286 13%
 Households Vacant 922 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 46 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 740 80.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 139 64%
 3+ Bedroom 79 36%
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 $34,773 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42518 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, 42518 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. More commuters in 42518 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 879 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 502 21%
 No Earnings 1,015 42%
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 879 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 502 21%
 No Earnings 1,015 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,190 98.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 0.5%
 Worked at Home 12 1.0%
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. 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 243 23%
 High School Graduate 641 60%
 Associate's degree 70 7%
 Bachelor's degree 73 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 33 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 567 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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