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ZIP Code 42378

Post Office City:Whitesville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Daviess County
Timezone: Central (3:56pm)
Coordinates:37.7, -86.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42378

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 42378. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 42378 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:
Whitesville, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42378 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42378 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 42378 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 small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42378 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,339
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,304
Median Home Value $104,300
Land Area 67.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,210
Median Household Income $49,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5132100232
5-9138107245
10-14136136272
15-19137125262
20-249282174
25-2911591206
30-349389182
35-39109113222
40-44123123246
45-49133112245
50-54114138252
55-59117106223
60-647785162
65-697768145
70-74345084
75-79365288
80-84293362
85 Plus142337

Gender

 Male 1,706 51%
 Female 1,633 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,276 98.1%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24211637
25-3414347190
35-4418739226
45-5423816254
55-6420617223
65-7413514149
75-84929101
85 Plus25530

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 780 64%
 Single Guardian 142 12%
 Singles 247 20%
 Singles With Roommate 41 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 748 62%
 Households with Kids 462 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1272552
2211637
3232144
4332255
5302353
6261844
7252348
8322456
9251944
10392665
11252449
12271845
13213051
14243862
15282957
16302454
17242650
18362864
19191837
20211435

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42378 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42378 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 42378 real estate data, the median home value of $104,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42378. Rentals in 42378 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42378 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,324 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 646 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 401 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 163 13%
 Households Vacant 94 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 49 40%
 3+ Bedroom 75 60%
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 $49,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42378 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42378 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 42378. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 952 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 21%
 No Earnings 849 37%
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 952 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 21%
 No Earnings 849 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,222 96.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 2.1%
 Worked at Home 10 0.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 291 15.2%
 High School Graduate 1,231 64.2%
 Associate's degree 106 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 158 8.2%
 Master's degree 117 6.1%
 Professional school degree 13 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 52.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 330 41.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42378

ZIP Code 42378 is in the following school districts: Daviess County School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42378.

Whitesville Elementary School
9656 Hwy 54
Whitesville, KY 42378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Daviess County School District
St Mary of the Woods School
10521 Franklin St
Whitesville, KY 42378
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity High School
10510 Main Cross St
Whitesville, KY 42378
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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