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ZIP Code 42456

Post Office City:Slaughters, KY (View All Cities)
County: Webster County
Timezone: Central (12:47pm)
Coordinates:37.5, -87.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42456

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Primary/preferred city:
Slaughters, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42456 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42456 is located in western 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 42456 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 extremely 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 42456 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,690
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 715
Median Home Value $104,100
Land Area 66.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 648
Median Household Income $47,930

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5514697
5-95456110
10-145773130
15-196970139
20-24423173
25-29314374
30-345465119
35-39464894
40-445857115
45-495863121
50-547978157
55-597264136
60-64534497
65-69364480
70-74292756
75-79172441
80-84111526
85 Plus81725

Gender

 Male 825 49%
 Female 865 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,661 98.3%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2417219
25-34612182
35-449122113
45-5412316139
55-6412913142
65-7479685
75-8441445
85 Plus20323

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 431 67%
 Single Guardian 76 12%
 Singles 127 20%
 Singles With Roommate 14 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 419 65%
 Households with Kids 229 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17916
27714
3141226
410818
59817
6101727
7101121
8141226
911819
10101525
11101222
12101424
13141731
14131528
15201535
16151227
17141630
18121628
1981119
209615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42456 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42456 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 42456 real estate data, the median home value of $104,100 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 42456. Rentals in 42456 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42456 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,690 100%
 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 331 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 87 12%
 Households Vacant 67 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 8 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 23%
 2 Bedroom 45 43%
 3+ Bedroom 36 34%
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 $47,930 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42456 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. 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 42456. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

For more information, see Slaughters, KY commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 301 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 28%
 No Earnings 446 43%
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 301 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 28%
 No Earnings 446 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 436 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 17 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 160 17.5%
 High School Graduate 582 63.8%
 Associate's degree 43 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 53 5.8%
 Master's degree 65 7.1%
 Professional school degree 8 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 300 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 87 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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