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ZIP Code 42040

Primary City:Farmington, KY (View All Cities)
County: Graves County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -88.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42040. 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 42040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42040, 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:
Farmington, KY
Unacceptable:
Bell City

Stats and Demographics for the 42040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42040 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 42040 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 42040 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,082
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 494
Median Home Value $96,100
Land Area 32.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 442
Median Household Income $54,407

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5353873
5-9292554
10-14383573
15-19344781
20-24263258
25-29393675
30-34332659
35-39352358
40-44283260
45-49504898
50-54414687
55-59333164
60-64363672
65-69303262
70-74221638
75-79101222
80-84121628
85 Plus81220

Gender

 Male 539 50%
 Female 543 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,058 97.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 8 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2451217
25-34452974
35-44421759
45-548417101
55-6473275
65-7458664
75-8431435
85 Plus16117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 272 62%
 Single Guardian 64 14%
 Singles 95 21%
 Singles With Roommate 11 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 299 68%
 Households with Kids 143 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18311
261117
371118
45510
5538
69615
7437
8167
910717
105712
119615
12549
13121022
147815
1571118
167613
17101222
1851217
195611
208412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42040 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42040 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 42040 real estate data, the median home value of $96,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42040 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,082 100%
 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 194 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 160 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 88 18%
 Households Vacant 52 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 4 8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 63 75%
 3+ Bedroom 21 25%
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 $54,407 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42040 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 42040 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 42040 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 484 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 18%
 No Earnings 330 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 484 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 18%
 No Earnings 330 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 529 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 87 14%
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 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 93 20%
 High School Graduate 215 47%
 Associate's degree 11 2%
 Bachelor's degree 114 25%
 Master's degree 24 5%
 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 140 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 27%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes