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ZIP Code 42740

Primary City:Glendale, KY (View All Cities)
County: Hardin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00pm)
Coordinates:37.59, -85.94
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42740. 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 42740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42740, 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:
Glendale, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42740 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 42740 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42740 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,973
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 825
Median Home Value $156,600
Land Area 31.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 767
Median Household Income $57,692

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male82737160595449695779926561433226153
Female615776674569506953797587504536321517
Total143130147127104123991381101581671521118868583020

Gender

 Male 990 50%
 Female 983 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,872 94.9%
 Black Or African American 35 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.7%
 Asian 10 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55492136125945012
Renter275531481610102
Total321091231841411046014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 453 59%
 Single Guardian 109 14%
 Singles 173 23%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 509 66%
 Households with Kids 258 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18151620151318141310151514171799141114
Female616161612111481215141815141714146169
Total2431323627243222252529332931342323202723

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42740 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42740 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 42740 real estate data, the median home value of $156,600 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 42740. Rentals in 42740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,973 100%
 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 370 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 198 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 199 24%
 Households Vacant 58 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 8 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 10%
 2 Bedroom 47 33%
 3+ Bedroom 82 57%
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 $57,692 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42740 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42740 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 42740. 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 605 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 15%
 No Earnings 687 45%
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 605 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 15%
 No Earnings 687 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 766 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 80 13%
 High School Graduate 426 68%
 Associate's degree 92 15%
 Bachelor's degree 28 4%
 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 264 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42740

ZIP Code 42740 is in the Hardin County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42740.

East Hardin Middle School
129 College St
Glendale, KY 42740
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hardin County School District

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