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ZIP Code 42716

Primary City:Buffalo, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Coordinates:37.46, -85.65
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42716. 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 42716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42716, 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:
Buffalo, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42716 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 42716 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 42716 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,582
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 712
Median Home Value $94,900
Land Area 36.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 625
Median Household Income $39,018

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5054565534515259516364494937308186
Female674057374742495050696650423534221524
Total1179411392819310110910113213099917264303330

Gender

 Male 786 50%
 Female 796 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,520 96.1%
 Black Or African American 30 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.5%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19578412999844119
Renter52225249431
Total2479109153108884420

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 349 56%
 Single Guardian 92 15%
 Singles 157 25%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 410 66%
 Households with Kids 215 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1291313671911111411111281214613105
Female108122181110561214810138129446
Total2217253414182916172625192221202615171411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42716 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42716 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 42716 real estate data, the median home value of $94,900 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 42716. Rentals in 42716 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,582 100%
 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 341 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 13%
 Households Vacant 87 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 9%
 2 Bedroom 45 45%
 3+ Bedroom 46 46%
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 $39,018 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42716 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, 42716 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. However, that is not the case in 42716. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 498 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 26%
 No Earnings 480 36%
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 498 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 26%
 No Earnings 480 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 747 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 2%
 Worked at Home 7 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. 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 145 22.7%
 High School Graduate 434 67.9%
 Associate's degree 5 0.8%
 Bachelor's degree 42 6.6%
 Master's degree 6 0.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 7 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 439 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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