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ZIP Code 42069

Post Office City:Melber, KY (View All Cities)
County: Graves County
Timezone: Central (4:22pm)
Area code: 270 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.91, -88.76
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42069

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 42069. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 42069 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:
Melber, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42069 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42069 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 42069 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42069 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,100
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 499
Median Home Value $76,100
Land Area 26.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 444
Median Household Income $41,739

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5381957
5-9343569
10-14364884
15-19393675
20-24362662
25-29272754
30-34263359
35-39493887
40-44504292
45-49414384
50-54513586
55-59413778
60-64294574
65-69262551
70-74251338
75-7991322
80-8471320
85 Plus358

Gender

 Male 567 52%
 Female 533 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,056 96.0%
 Black Or African American 5 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491019
25-34361652
35-44752398
45-5484993
55-64701080
65-7459362
75-8430333
85 Plus707

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 264 59%
 Single Guardian 55 12%
 Singles 103 23%
 Singles With Roommate 22 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 298 67%
 Households with Kids 146 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
111617
2729
38715
4639
59918
65510
75712
88816
97613
105914
118715
1271118
136814
14101323
157815
1612618
177613
185914
198715
207411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42069 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42069 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 42069 real estate data, the median home value of $76,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42069 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42069 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42069 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Lowes, KY real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,100 100%
 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 192 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 15%
 Households Vacant 55 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 64%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 70 81%
 3+ Bedroom 16 19%
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 $41,739 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42069 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 42069 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. However, that is not the case in 42069. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 248 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 18%
 No Earnings 257 42%
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 248 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 18%
 No Earnings 257 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 266 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 5%
 Worked at Home 34 11%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 121 21%
 High School Graduate 322 57%
 Associate's degree 37 7%
 Bachelor's degree 76 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 115 51%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 43%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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