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ZIP Code 42712

Primary City:Big Clifty, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (4:19pm)
Coordinates:37.6, -86.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42712

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42712. 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 42712. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42712, 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:
Big Clifty, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42712 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42712 is located in central 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 42712 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42712 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,855
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 823
Median Home Value $80,900
Land Area 52.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 724
Median Household Income $32,225

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52676572474145727576866367443623147
Female486463584038526761707069474944331614
Total1001311281308779971391361461561321149380563021

Gender

 Male 952 51%
 Female 903 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,825 98.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner752120140123985716
Renter6232125158103
Total13751411651381066719

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 415 57%
 Single Guardian 121 17%
 Singles 160 22%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 488 67%
 Households with Kids 236 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1011914822111115141511131218822121212
Female1210899109201612141514811111491316
Total2221172317322031312629262720291936212528

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42712 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42712 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 42712 real estate data, the median home value of $80,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42712 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42712 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42712 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,855 100%
 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 346 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 267 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 111 13%
 Households Vacant 99 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 24%
 2 Bedroom 28 33%
 3+ Bedroom 37 43%
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 $32,225 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42712 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. 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 42712 can expect to fall in that range. 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 351 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 27%
 No Earnings 604 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 351 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 355 27%
 No Earnings 604 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 515 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 25 4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 33 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 147 24%
 High School Graduate 458 73%
 Associate's degree 20 3%
 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 263 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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