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ZIP Code 40142

Primary City:Guston, KY (View All Cities)
County: Meade County
Timezone: Eastern (8:53am)
Coordinates:37.90, -86.20
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40142. 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 40142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40142, 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:
Guston, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40142 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 40142 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,304
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 932
Median Home Value $112,800
Land Area 49.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 862
Median Household Income $30,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57565140
5-97465139
10-149981180
15-199373166
20-246460124
25-297857135
30-347570145
35-397973152
40-447883161
45-498697183
50-5410596201
55-597777154
60-646153114
65-695754111
70-74494695
75-79262854
80-84111526
85 Plus81624

Gender

 Male 1,195 52%
 Female 1,109 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,205 95.7%
 Black Or African American 46 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24121325
25-348628114
35-4411834152
45-5418224206
55-6414911160
65-7411912131
75-8449453
85 Plus18321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 523 61%
 Single Guardian 132 15%
 Singles 163 19%
 Singles With Roommate 44 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 559 65%
 Households with Kids 303 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1151631
2211435
3101222
4161026
512820
691120
724933
8111324
9182442
10131932
11131427
12361753
13161733
14211435
15151833
16201939
17211233
18251641
1912820
20181230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40142 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40142 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 40142 real estate data, the median home value of $112,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40142 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40142 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,304 100%
 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 489 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 244 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 129 14%
 Households Vacant 70 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 17%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 16%
 3+ Bedroom 102 84%
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 $30,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40142 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40142 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. In 40142 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 620 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 352 21%
 No Earnings 739 43%
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 620 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 352 21%
 No Earnings 739 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 744 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 7%
 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 percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 229 30%
 High School Graduate 426 57%
 Associate's degree 57 8%
 Bachelor's degree 30 4%
 Master's degree 11 1%
 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 763 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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