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ZIP Code 45242

Primary City:Cincinnati, OH (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Cincinnati
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Eastern (8:58pm)
Area code: 513 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.25, -84.35
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 45242

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 45242. 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 45242. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 45242, 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:
Cincinnati, OH
Acceptable:
Blue Ash, Montgomery
Unacceptable:
Hazelwood, Sycamore Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 45242 ZIP Code

ZIP code 45242 is located in southwest Ohio and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 45242 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 45242 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,055
Population Density 1,596 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,256
Median Home Value $253,600
Land Area 13.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,684
Median Household Income $76,441

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male591739855841413483527546664811936870676457380310279224
Female5266578567624184775146157679401,034937766504418423390449
Total1,1171,3961,7111,6038319601,0411,1611,4311,7511,9701,8071,442961798733669673

Gender

 Male 10,602 48%
 Female 11,453 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,615 84.4%
 Black Or African American 1,093 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.1%
 Asian 1,841 8.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 98 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 374 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner294441,0291,7731,648969727250
Renter93422361263188101203184
Total1228661,3902,0361,8361,070930434

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,095 59%
 Single Guardian 1,050 12%
 Singles 2,190 25%
 Singles With Roommate 349 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,790 67%
 Households with Kids 2,894 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1261091331151361441291501801771421841581942011872171568085
Female971051101301211431281281371611481641891941601931901477264
Total223214243245257287257278317338290348347388361380407303152149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 45242 has a small 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 45242 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 45242 real estate data, the median home value of $253,600 is high 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 45242. Rentals in 45242 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 45242 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,719 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 309 1.4%
 Other Institutional 9 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,942 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,927 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,815 20%
 Households Vacant 572 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 180 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 5%
 For Sale Only 130 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 146 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 447 23%
 2 Bedroom 874 45%
 3+ Bedroom 613 32%
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 $76,441 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 45242 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 45242 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,018 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,746 27%
 No Earnings 5,806 33%
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 7,018 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,746 27%
 No Earnings 5,806 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,317 92.2%
 Public transportation 90 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 192 1.9%
 Worked at Home 491 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 420 6%
 High School Graduate 1,975 27%
 Associate's degree 255 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,455 33%
 Master's degree 1,208 16%
 Professional school degree 794 11%
 Doctorate degree 328 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,111 72.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,023 23.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 155 3.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 45242

ZIP Code 45242 is in the Sycamore Community City School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 45242.

Edwin H Greene Intermediate Middle School
5200 Aldine Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sycamore Community City School District
Maple Dale Elementary School
6100 Hagewa Dr
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sycamore Community City School District
Montgomery Elementary School
9609 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sycamore Community City School District
Sycamore High School
7400 Cornell Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sycamore Community City School District
Sycamore Junior High School
5757 Cooper Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sycamore Community City School District
Ursuline Academy
5535 Pfeiffer Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Arch Bishop Moeller High School
9001 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Gingerbread Academy
4215 Malsbary Rd
Blue Ash, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Blue Ash Educational Bldg Elementary
10149 Kenwood Rd
Blue Ash, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kinder Garden School
10969 Reed Hartman Hwy
Blue Ash, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Springs East School
9429 Loveland Madeira Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Country Hills Montessori
10778 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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