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42642 is the zip code for

Russell Springs, KY

Also in this location:
Jamestown, KY

Total population
12,573
Housing units
6,346
Land area
(sq. miles)
139.81
Density
(people per sq. mile)
89.93
Water area
(sq. miles)
3.76

Demographic data for zip code 42642

Gender:

Male
6,141
Female
6,432
Median age
Male
39.30
Female
42.00
Gender

Households:

Total households
5,304
Family households
3,566
Nonfamily households
1,738
Average household size
2.37
Average family size
2.86
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
6,346
Occupied housing units
5,304
Owner-occupied
3,930
Renter-occupied
1,374
Vacant housing units
1,042
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
778
5 to 9 years
819
10 to 14 years
778
15 to 19 years
798
20 to 24 years
698
25 to 34 years
1,419
35 to 44 years
1,785
45 to 54 years
1,837
55 to 59 years
829
60 to 64 years
784
65 to 74 years
1,152
75 to 84 years
711
85 years and over
185
Median age
40.70
Age

Race:

White
11,904
Hispanic or Latino
499
Black or African American
19
Asian
26
American Indian & Alaska Native
15
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
1
Two or More Races
109
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 42642

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
9,687
Civilian labor force
5,421
Employed
4,951
Unemployed
470
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
4,266
Percent Unemployed
8.7%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
4,793
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
3,954
Carpooled
531
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
15
Walked
61
Other means
180
Worked at home
52
Mean travel time
20.2 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
4,951
Management / business / science / arts
1,348
Service
649
Sales / office
989
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
911
Production / transportation / material moving
1,054
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
4,951
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
177
Construction
578
Manufacturing
1,025
Wholesale trade
111
Retail trade
531
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
167
Information
107
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
131
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
163
Educational services / health care / social assistance
1,305
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
175
Public administration
339
Other services
142
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
4,951
Private wage & salary workers
3,425
Government workers
975
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
488
Unpaid family workers
63
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
5,109
Less than $10,000
900
$10,000 to $14,999
481
$15,000 to $24,999
800
$25,000 to $34,999
799
$35,000 to $49,999
761
$50,000 to $74,999
606
$75,000 to $99,999
428
$100,000 to $149,999
240
$150,000 to $199,999
0
$200,000 or more
94
Median household income
$31,033
Mean household income
$41,544
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
23.2%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 42642

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Lake Cumberland Area Technology Center
P.o. Box 599
(Vocational School)
(270) 866-6175000.0
Russell County High School
2166 S Hwy 127
(270) 866-334188540418.1
Russell County Middle School
2258 S Hwy 127
(270) 866-222441721812.6
Russell Springs Elementary School
1554 N Hwy 127
(270) 866-358763237112.6
Salem Elementary School
1409 S Hwy 76
(270) 866-619735214812.6

Universities and Colleges around 42642

NameAddressPhone
Somerset Community College
McCreary Centre
Stearns, KY 42647
(606) 376-5747

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 42642

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Clinton County Hospital723 Burkesville Road
Albany, KY 42602
(606) 387-642142
Russell County Hospital153 Dowell Road
Russell Springs, KY 42642
(270) 866-414145
Wayne County Hospital
166 Hospital Street
Monticello, KY 42633
(606) 348-934330

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 42642

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Long John Silver's598 S. Highway 127
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood502-866-6500
Arby'sHighway 127 & Cumberland Pky
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Sandwiches270-866-3984
East 80 Chevron & Food Mart135 Highway 910
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food270-866-6090
McDonald'sHighway 127 S
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches270-866-7155
Papa John's310 Steve Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Pizza270-866-8333
Pizza Hut2443 Lakeway Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Italian, Pizza270-866-6507
Subway Sandwiches & Salads191 N Highway 127
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches270-866-2828
Taco Bell2475 Lakeway Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Mexican270-866-2355
Wendy's256 Steve Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Salads270-866-8440
Long John Silver's598 S. Highway 127
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood502-866-6500
Arby'sHighway 127 & Cumberland Pky
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Sandwiches270-866-3984
East 80 Chevron & Food Mart135 Highway 910
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food270-866-6090
McDonald'sHighway 127 S
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches270-866-7155
Papa John's310 Steve Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Pizza270-866-8333
Pizza Hut2443 Lakeway Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Italian, Pizza270-866-6507
Subway Sandwiches & Salads191 N Highway 127
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches270-866-2828
Taco Bell2475 Lakeway Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
Fast Food, Mexican270-866-2355
Wendy's256 Steve Dr
Russell Springs, KY 42642
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Salads270-866-8440

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