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ZIP Code 42602

Primary City:Albany, KY (View All Cities)
County: Clinton County
Timezone: Eastern (10:10pm)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -85.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42602. 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 42602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42602, 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:
Albany, KY
Acceptable:
Aaron, Browns Crossroads, Browns Xroads, Highway, Seminary, Seventy Six, Snow, Static

Stats and Demographics for the 42602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42602 is located in south Kentucky and covers a slightly higher 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 42602 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42602 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,216
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,414
Median Home Value $68,900
Land Area 191.49 sq mi
Water Area 7.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,330
Median Household Income $27,575

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 101Male Median Age: 98Female Median Age: 104


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5344308652
5-9335312647
10-14366319685
15-19353331684
20-24275237512
25-29260282542
30-34282303585
35-39323286609
40-44331360691
45-49393354747
50-54381396777
55-59343335678
60-64364344708
65-69268285553
70-74220252472
75-79138176314
80-8491119210
85 Plus43107150

Gender

 Male 5,110 50%
 Female 5,106 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,884 96.8%
 Black Or African American 39 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 13 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.3%
 Other Race 116 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 119 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2459106165
25-34292239531
35-44455229684
45-54655221876
55-64684175859
65-74576126702
75-8433177408
85 Plus8718105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,132 49%
 Single Guardian 730 17%
 Singles 1,329 31%
 Singles With Roommate 139 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 2,998 69%
 Households with Kids 1,332 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16370133
26470134
37552127
47152123
56853121
67065135
76667133
86852120
96375138
106969138
118278160
126457121
137357130
147858136
157262134
169073163
177980159
185966125
195350103
205451105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42602 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42602 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 42602 real estate data, the median home value of $68,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42602 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,080 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 28 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 57 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 48 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,501 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,638 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,191 22%
 Households Vacant 1,084 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 18.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.7%
 For Sale Only 36 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 481 44.4%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 340 31.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 83 9%
 1 Bedroom 81 8%
 2 Bedroom 279 29%
 3+ Bedroom 522 54%
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 $27,575 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42602 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. More commuters in 42602 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 2,465 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,481 18%
 No Earnings 4,160 51%
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 2,465 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,481 18%
 No Earnings 4,160 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,275 94.7%
 Public transportation 13 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 1.2%
 Worked at Home 130 3.8%
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 1,206 35.3%
 High School Graduate 1,824 53.3%
 Associate's degree 183 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 109 3.2%
 Master's degree 79 2.3%
 Professional school degree 19 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,911 90.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 0.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 195 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42602

ZIP Code 42602 is in the Clinton County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42602.

Foothills Academy
107 Foothills Academy
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Clinton County School District
Albany Elementary School
819 Third St
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clinton County School District
Clinton County Middle School
169 Middle School Rd
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clinton County School District
Clinton County Early Childhood Center
204 King Dr
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clinton County School District
Clinton County High School
65 High School Dr
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clinton County School District
Clinton County Area Technology Center
151 Armstrong Honeycutt Dr
Albany, KY 42602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clinton County School District

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