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ZIP Code 42603

Primary City:Alpha, KY (View All Cities)
Coordinates:36.767, -85.009
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42603. 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 42603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42603, 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:
Alpha, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42603 is located in south 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 42603 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42603 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 130
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 69
Median Home Value $65,300
Land Area 3.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 60
Median Household Income $18,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5033
5-9156
10-14224
15-194610
20-24112
25-29145
30-34527
35-39358
40-44549
45-496612
50-547512
55-599514
60-649716
65-69448
70-744610
75-79202
80-84112
85 Plus000

Gender

 Male 64 49%
 Female 66 51%
Gender

Race

 White 128 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-34404
35-4411011
45-547411
55-6418119
65-749110
75-84404
85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 37 62%
 Single Guardian 5 8%
 Singles 17 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 48 80%
 Households with Kids 12 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2000
3011
4022
5112
6022
7011
8000
9011
10000
11011
12000
13101
14112
15112
16123
17101
18123
19011
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42603 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42603 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 42603 real estate data, the median home value of $65,300 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 130 100%
 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 24 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 30 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 9%
 Households Vacant 9 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $18,942 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42603 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. More commuters in 42603 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 36 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 87 71%
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 36 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 87 71%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 36 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 32%
 High School Graduate 28 68%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 29 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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