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ZIP Code 42743

Primary City:Greensburg, KY (View All Cities)
County: Green County
Timezone: Eastern (8:11pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -85.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42743. 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 42743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42743, 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:
Greensburg, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42743 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 42743 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42743 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,869
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,240
Median Home Value $72,200
Land Area 204.51 sq mi
Water Area 2.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,667
Median Household Income $33,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2603072932532232172512682733483372982992201831517060
Female277249256287219225270268287342350315311257209177130129
Total537556549540442442521536560690687613610477392328200189

Gender

 Male 4,311 49%
 Female 4,558 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,482 95.6%
 Black Or African American 176 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.4%
 Asian 16 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 118 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4324440959657446530289
Renter79195173182134876530
Total122439582778708552367119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,033 55%
 Single Guardian 506 14%
 Singles 1,007 27%
 Singles With Roommate 121 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,571 70%
 Households with Kids 1,096 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6947465557686352675162485775536547454342
Female4956616052474748554951584652675361594743
Total1181031071151091151101001221001131061031271201181081049085

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42743 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42743 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42743 real estate data, the median home value of $72,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42743 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42743 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,756 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 104 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,504 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,218 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 945 22%
 Households Vacant 573 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 73 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 64 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 18%
 For Migrant Workers 17 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 288 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 190 20%
 2 Bedroom 279 30%
 3+ Bedroom 471 50%
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 $33,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42743 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. Most commuters in 42743 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 2,433 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,696 23%
 No Earnings 3,222 44%
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 2,433 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,696 23%
 No Earnings 3,222 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,296 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 1%
 Worked at Home 96 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. 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 789 25.8%
 High School Graduate 1,837 60.1%
 Associate's degree 66 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 202 6.6%
 Master's degree 102 3.3%
 Professional school degree 42 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,368 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 214 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42743

ZIP Code 42743 is in the Green County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42743.

Green County Middle School
106 Brummal Ave
Greensburg, KY 42743
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Green County School District
Green County Primary School
100 Kids Korner
Greensburg, KY 42743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Green County School District
Green County Intermediate School
401 East Hodgenville Ave
Greensburg, KY 42743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Green County School District
Green County High School
302 Brummal Ave
Greensburg, KY 42743
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Green County School District
Green County Area Technology Center
102 Carlisle Ave
Greensburg, KY 42743
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Green County School District

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