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ZIP Code 42649

Primary City:Strunk, KY (View All Cities)
County: Mccreary County
Timezone: Eastern (1:49pm)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -84.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42649

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42649. 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 42649. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42649, 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:
Strunk, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 42649 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42649 is located in southeast 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 42649 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42649 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,326
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,080
Median Home Value $45,400
Land Area 71.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 914
Median Household Income $23,561

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57363136
5-99384177
10-149087177
15-198579164
20-246161122
25-29484896
30-348786173
35-398185166
40-4498101199
45-498677163
50-548798185
55-595973132
60-647955134
65-69364278
70-74484088
75-79263662
80-8473037
85 Plus63137

Gender

 Male 1,150 49%
 Female 1,176 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,266 97.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24192140
25-349736133
35-4415255207
45-5414653199
55-6414022162
65-748417101
75-8457663
85 Plus819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 461 50%
 Single Guardian 174 19%
 Singles 237 26%
 Singles With Roommate 42 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 581 64%
 Households with Kids 333 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19817
2201636
3121325
4111526
5222547
6251439
7151429
8191635
9121527
10271542
11182038
12131528
13181634
14142135
15201838
16211435
17171633
18131730
19141428
20181230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42649 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42649 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 42649 real estate data, the median home value of $45,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 42649 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 42649 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42649 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,266 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 3%
 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 394 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 309 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 211 20%
 Households Vacant 166 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 75 27%
 3+ Bedroom 199 73%
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 $23,561 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 42649 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42649 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 42649 can expect to fall in that range. 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 504 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 21%
 No Earnings 937 52%
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 504 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 376 21%
 No Earnings 937 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 787 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 1%
 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. 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 257 32%
 High School Graduate 361 45%
 Associate's degree 123 15%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 67 8%
 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 446 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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