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ZIP Code 42748

Primary City:Hodgenville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Larue County
Timezone: Eastern (8:59pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -85.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42748

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42748. 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 42748. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42748, 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:
Hodgenville, KY
Acceptable:
White City

Stats and Demographics for the 42748 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42748 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 42748 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42748 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,706
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,747
Median Home Value $102,100
Land Area 131.67 sq mi
Water Area 1.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,473
Median Household Income $37,573

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2742802953002662852722473023423032792511721661267756
Female256268286280229233267255255336338289262234189156130150
Total530548581580495518539502557678641568513406355282207206

Gender

 Male 4,293 49%
 Female 4,413 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,046 92.4%
 Black Or African American 375 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 15 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 120 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 131 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3626035156651439827482
Renter105222200181115855529
Total141482551747629483329111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,800 52%
 Single Guardian 600 17%
 Singles 946 27%
 Singles With Roommate 127 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,359 68%
 Households with Kids 1,114 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4768514655625056577648595656597156674761
Female4756535648565150635451606457566363494949
Total941241041021031181011061201309911912011311513411911696110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42748 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42748 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 42748 real estate data, the median home value of $102,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42748 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42748 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42748 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,434 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 150 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 122 1%
 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 1,539 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 942 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 992 26%
 Households Vacant 274 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 37 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 1%
 1 Bedroom 128 15%
 2 Bedroom 488 56%
 3+ Bedroom 254 29%
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 $37,573 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42748 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 42748 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 2,235 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,341 20%
 No Earnings 3,271 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 2,235 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,341 20%
 No Earnings 3,271 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,845 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 2%
 Worked at Home 152 5%
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 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 647 22%
 High School Graduate 1,685 58%
 Associate's degree 209 7%
 Bachelor's degree 220 8%
 Master's degree 97 3%
 Professional school degree 24 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,204 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42748

ZIP Code 42748 is in the Larue County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42748.

Hodgenville Elementary School
33 Eagle Ln
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Larue County School District
Larue County Middle School
911 South Lincoln Blvd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Larue County School District
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
2101 Lincoln Farm Rd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Larue County School District
Larue County High School
925 South Lincoln Blvd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Larue County School District

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