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ZIP Code 42726

Primary City:Clarkson, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:18pm)
Coordinates:37.4, -86.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42726

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42726. 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 42726. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42726, 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:
Clarkson, KY
Acceptable:
Millerstown, Peonia, Rock Creek, Wax

Stats and Demographics for the 42726 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42726 is located in central 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 42726 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42726 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,667
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,286
Median Home Value $92,200
Land Area 101.04 sq mi
Water Area 6.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,897
Median Household Income $32,340

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15415619115892135137130152186181188167139111723219
Female10415913515010112112913314018817319416313895644832
Total2583153263081932562662632923743543823302772061368051

Gender

 Male 2,400 51%
 Female 2,267 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,587 98.3%
 Black Or African American 8 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 34 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2312922732235827614234
Renter348773794642205
Total5721630040140431816239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,107 58%
 Single Guardian 257 14%
 Singles 462 24%
 Singles With Roommate 71 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,307 69%
 Households with Kids 590 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3430362827383925273525394052412732332524
Female1523252331313231342127312828322638312322
Total4953615158697156615652706880735370644846

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42726 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42726 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42726 real estate data, the median home value of $92,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42726. Rentals in 42726 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42726 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,667 100%
 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 804 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 707 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 386 12%
 Households Vacant 1,389 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 2.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 31 2.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,162 83.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 145 10.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 76 18%
 2 Bedroom 200 48%
 3+ Bedroom 130 31%
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 $32,340 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42726 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 42726 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,242 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 755 20%
 No Earnings 1,836 48%
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 1,242 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 755 20%
 No Earnings 1,836 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,623 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 2%
 Worked at Home 55 3%
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 466 27.1%
 High School Graduate 1,109 64.5%
 Associate's degree 49 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 75 4.4%
 Master's degree 10 0.6%
 Professional school degree 11 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 745 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 130 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 87 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42726

ZIP Code 42726 is in the Grayson County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42726.

Clarkson Elementary School
310 Millerstown St
Clarkson, KY 42726
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grayson County School District

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