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ZIP Code 42286

Primary City:Trenton, KY (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.7, -87.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42286

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42286. 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 42286. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42286, 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:
Trenton, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42286 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42286 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 42286 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42286 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,291
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 526
Median Home Value $90,300
Land Area 57.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 469
Median Household Income $48,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57564139
5-96041101
10-145751108
15-19363268
20-24375087
25-29393675
30-34404181
35-39293665
40-44434790
45-49503686
50-54324476
55-59384280
60-64292756
65-69252348
70-74202343
75-79132235
80-84161329
85 Plus91524

Gender

 Male 648 50%
 Female 643 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,164 90.2%
 Black Or African American 84 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 22 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2471421
25-34373976
35-44582381
45-54602686
55-64611677
65-7456864
75-8440545
85 Plus13619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 271 58%
 Single Guardian 65 14%
 Singles 121 26%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 302 64%
 Households with Kids 167 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
116925
2132033
311920
4191130
510818
612820
711920
815520
9121123
10121224
11121123
1281220
13171229
148412
157512
1681018
178715
185813
198210
2071017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42286 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42286 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 42286 real estate data, the median home value of $90,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42286 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42286 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42286 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,291 100%
 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 161 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 171 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 137 26%
 Households Vacant 57 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 10%
 2 Bedroom 55 38%
 3+ Bedroom 74 51%
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 $48,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42286 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42286 can expect to fall in that range. 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 428 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 148 17%
 No Earnings 289 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 428 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 148 17%
 No Earnings 289 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 494 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 19 4%
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 88 20.8%
 High School Graduate 279 66.0%
 Associate's degree 2 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 25 5.9%
 Master's degree 29 6.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 114 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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