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ZIP Code 42629

Primary City:Jamestown, KY (View All Cities)
County: Russell County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.9, -85.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42629

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42629. 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 42629. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42629, 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:
Jamestown, KY
Acceptable:
Bryan, Creelsboro, Rowena, Sewellton

Stats and Demographics for the 42629 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42629 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 42629 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42629 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,953
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,114
Median Home Value $94,200
Land Area 99.64 sq mi
Water Area 20.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,069
Median Household Income $32,236

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male154153142152112124144141136190206171203121113774339
Female15214514913911813112512414517721019917114310810490102
Total306298291291230255269265281367416370374264221181133141

Gender

 Male 2,421 49%
 Female 2,532 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,786 96.6%
 Black Or African American 62 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.3%
 Asian 17 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 46 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1911919733136427117857
Renter60105841158546308
Total7922428144644931720865

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,048 51%
 Single Guardian 340 16%
 Singles 609 29%
 Singles With Roommate 72 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,449 70%
 Households with Kids 620 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2837323032293026362538242233333241212520
Female3035292721282929382919352838193833301918
Total5872615753575955745457595071527074514438

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42629 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42629 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 42629 real estate data, the median home value of $94,200 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 42629. Rentals in 42629 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42629 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,780 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 16 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 116 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 764 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 772 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 533 17%
 Households Vacant 1,045 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 5.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 47 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 704 67.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 221 21.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 118 20%
 1 Bedroom 64 11%
 2 Bedroom 132 22%
 3+ Bedroom 282 47%
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 $32,236 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42629 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 42629 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 1,332 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 15%
 No Earnings 2,273 54%
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 1,332 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 15%
 No Earnings 2,273 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,566 93.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 4.4%
 Worked at Home 35 2.1%
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 490 28%
 High School Graduate 973 56%
 Associate's degree 100 6%
 Bachelor's degree 91 5%
 Master's degree 49 3%
 Professional school degree 28 2%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 922 85.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42629

ZIP Code 42629 is in the Russell County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42629.

Jamestown Elementary School
342 South Main St
Jamestown, KY 42629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County School District
Union Chapel Elementary School
1085 Hwy 1058
Jamestown, KY 42629
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell County School District

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