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ZIP Code 42036

Post Office City:Dexter, KY (View All Cities)
County: Calloway County
Timezone: Central (9:40am)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.73, -88.24
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42036

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 42036. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 42036 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Dexter, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42036 is located in southwest 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 42036 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42036 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,167
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 533
Median Home Value $76,200
Land Area 26.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 478
Median Household Income $51,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5302454
5-9443882
10-14323870
15-19444286
20-24302555
25-29232548
30-34392968
35-39445599
40-445053103
45-495254106
50-54354378
55-59384179
60-64373976
65-69263561
70-74251742
75-79161632
80-848614
85 Plus11314

Gender

 Male 574 49%
 Female 593 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,144 98.0%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249716
25-34381452
35-448418102
45-548912101
55-6484892
65-7461869
75-8435136
85 Plus8210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 282 59%
 Single Guardian 63 13%
 Singles 114 24%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 328 69%
 Households with Kids 150 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
13710
2426
3448
412820
511617
611415
791019
851015
98816
1010717
115712
123710
137916
147815
157512
16101020
17101424
1810515
197815
206410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42036 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42036 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 42036 real estate data, the median home value of $76,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42036 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42036 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,167 100%
 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 234 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 13%
 Households Vacant 55 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 62%
 3+ Bedroom 13 38%
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 $51,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42036 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, 42036 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 42036. 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 409 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 23%
 No Earnings 292 32%
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 409 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 23%
 No Earnings 292 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 547 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
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 202 26%
 High School Graduate 454 58%
 Associate's degree 49 6%
 Bachelor's degree 58 7%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 Professional school degree 12 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 126 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes