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ZIP Code 42544

Primary City:Nancy, KY (View All Cities)
County: Pulaski County
Timezone: Eastern (3:42am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -84.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42544

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42544. 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 42544. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42544, 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:
Nancy, KY
Acceptable:
Cains Store, Faubush, Ingle, Jabez, Naomi, Pointer, Trimble

Stats and Demographics for the 42544 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42544 is located in south Kentucky and covers a slightly higher 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 42544 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 42544 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,843
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,994
Median Home Value $87,700
Land Area 145.65 sq mi
Water Area 15.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,480
Median Household Income $35,982

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male150156173163149132140182180219220242265198168935030
Female1241541901541321231421702222202422332552151331076651
Total27431036331728125528235240243946247552041330120011681

Gender

 Male 2,910 50%
 Female 2,933 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,730 98.1%
 Black Or African American 15 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 30 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 48 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3214229039751140119647
Renter2987999770422911
Total6122938949458144322558

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,417 57%
 Single Guardian 350 14%
 Singles 615 25%
 Singles With Roommate 98 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,832 74%
 Households with Kids 648 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3935262229392926332934342947333036343036
Female2920263338282533304139314039362232343022
Total6855525567675459637073656986695268686058

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42544 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42544 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 42544 real estate data, the median home value of $87,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42544 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42544 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42544 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,843 100%
 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 1,012 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,004 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 464 12%
 Households Vacant 1,514 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 93 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Sale Only 55 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,192 78.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 155 10.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 9%
 2 Bedroom 208 52%
 3+ Bedroom 156 39%
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 $35,982 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42544 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42544 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,519 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,157 23%
 No Earnings 2,254 46%
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 1,519 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,157 23%
 No Earnings 2,254 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,282 96.7%
 Public transportation 15 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 62 2.6%
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 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 529 25%
 High School Graduate 1,184 55%
 Associate's degree 83 4%
 Bachelor's degree 200 9%
 Master's degree 111 5%
 Professional school degree 32 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 841 87.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 103 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42544

ZIP Code 42544 is in the Pulaski County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42544.

Nancy Elementary School
240 Hwy 196
Nancy, KY 42544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pulaski County School District

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