42501 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Somerset, KY (3.28%), Ferguson, KY (0.24%), Burnside, KY (0.13%)
County: Pulaski County, KY
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 17,964
Zip code population in 2010: 17,592
Zip code population in 2000: 16,916

Houses and condos: 8,653
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,929
% of renters here:

39%
State:

33%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 42501: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 199.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 90 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 42501
Zip code 42501 (Somerset, Kentucky) real estate house value trends
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.7% ($646)
Kentucky:

0.8% ($1,022)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $757 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $514 (0.7%)

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Males: 8,126  (45.2%)
Females: 9,838  (54.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 42501:

For population 15 years and over in 42501:

Zip code 42501 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 42501

  • Zip code 42501 races chart
    • 16,338White population
    • 374Black population
    • 51American Indian population
    • 80Asian population
    • 4Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 11Some other race population
    • 246Two or more races population
    • 488Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 11,549
Rural population: 6,414

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $89,300
42501:

$89,300
Kentucky:

$120,900
Median resident age:
This zip code:

38.4 years
Kentucky median age:

38.5 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 42501, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $36,363 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,363
State:

$50,814

Salary/wage: $30,784 (reported on 83.4% of returns)
Here:

$30,784
State:

$42,723
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 74.9% for AGIs below $25k, 78.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 36.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,251 (reported on 21.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,251
Kentucky:

$1,381
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,725 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
Here:

$3,725
State:

$6,239
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$4,641 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

+$4,641
State:

+$11,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,590 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

+$9,590
State:

+$10,862
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,516 (reported on 7.0% of returns)
42501:

$12,516
Kentucky:

$14,296
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,177 (23% of AGI, reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,177
State:

$21,160

Here:

22.5% of AGI
State:

20.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,098 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

$5,098
State:

$4,303
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $5,642 (reported on 17.2% of returns)
42501:

$5,642
State:

$8,496
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,330 (reported on 29.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,330
State:

$2,273
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 70.3%
Here:

70%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 68.0% for AGIs below $25k, 71.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 73.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 42501, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,272 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,272
State:

$41,540

Salary/wage: $27,232 (reported on 83.2% of returns)
Here:

$27,232
State:

$36,432
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 83.5% for AGIs below $10k, 76.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 48.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,587 (reported on 35.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,587
Kentucky:

$1,571
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,227 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,227
State:

$3,453
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$7,412 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
Here:

+$7,412
State:

+$9,663
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,430 (reported on 15.9% of returns)
Here:

+$9,430
State:

+$9,233
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.4% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,898 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
42501:

$2,898
Kentucky:

$2,955
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Self-employed pension: $18,316 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,316
Kentucky:

$14,996

Total itemized deductions: $16,005 (23% of AGI, reported on 20.5% of returns)
Here:

$16,005
State:

$17,474

Here:

23.3% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $10k, 6.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $5,076 (7% of AGI, reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$5,076
State:

$3,494

Here:

6.8% of AGI
State:

4.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,125 (reported on 67.7% of returns)
42501:

$4,125
State:

$6,162
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,723 (reported on 25.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,723
State:

$1,723

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 75.1%
Here:

75%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 72.0% for AGIs below $10k, 76.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 75.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$28,507
Kentucky:

$43,399
Somerset, KY (42501) map Nearest zip codes: 42503, 42519, 42533, 42634, 42518, 42567.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

48.6%
Kentucky:

51.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.2%
Kentucky:

5.9%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,835
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,634


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 171 (101 now married, 70 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,000 (1,818 now married, 2,182 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 42501 with a mortgage: 2,401 (70 second mortgage, 389 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,139

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $851
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S278

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

31.4%
Whole state:

18.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

16.4%
Whole state:

10.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 42501: Buck Creek Boat Dock (A), John Sherman Cooper Power Plant (B), Little Lick Campground (C), Bee Rock Overlook (D), Bee Rock Recreation Area (E), Dykes Volunteer Fire Department (F), Parkers Mill Fire Department (G), White Lily Fire Department (H), Ferguson Fire Department (I), Somerset Fire Department Substation (J), Somerset Fire Department (K), Haynes Knob Fire Department (L), Shopville - Stab Fire Department (M), Mount Victory Fire Department (N), Oakwood Training Center (O), Somerset - Pulaski County Rescue Squad South Station (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 42501 include: Cumberland Church (A), Colo Church (B), Clifty Grove Baptist Church (C), Zion Church (D), Bethany Church (E), Acorn Church (F), New Enterprise Church (G), Buck Creek Church (H), Peoples Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Pleasant Run Cemetery (1), Pine Thicket Cemetery (2), Owens Cemetery (3), Massey Cemetery (4), Merritt Cemetery (5), Bradley Cemetery (6), Heron Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Allen Branch (A), Dry Branch (B), Cedar Creek (C), Copperhead Branch (D), Dry Fork (E), Emmil Branch (F), Green Branch (G), Langford Prong (H), Laurel Fork (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 512010 or later
  • 9602000 to 2009
  • 1,2881990 to 1999
  • 1,3751980 to 1989
  • 1,6481970 to 1979
  • 8841960 to 1969
  • 8021950 to 1959
  • 5881940 to 1949
  • 1,0571939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Somerset, KY (42501)

  • 6no bedroom
  • 1071 bedroom
  • 7762 bedrooms
  • 2,6013 bedrooms
  • 6894 bedrooms
  • 3615+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Somerset, KY (42501)

  • 54no bedroom
  • 5931 bedroom
  • 1,2092 bedrooms
  • 8533 bedrooms
  • 1424 bedrooms
  • 785+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Somerset, KY (42501) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 152no vehicle
  • 1,4621 vehicle
  • 1,9362 vehicles
  • 7863 vehicles
  • 1574 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Somerset, KY (42501) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 621no vehicle
  • 1,5101 vehicle
  • 6172 vehicles
  • 1433 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles


Zip code 42501 topographic map

Median gross rent in 2013: $521.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,300
42501:

$89,300
Kentucky:

$120,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,000 - $140,200

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $141,178
Here:

$141,178
State:

$165,943

Townhouses or other attached units: $169,277
Here:

$169,277
State:

$210,806

In 2-unit structures: $138,470
Here:

$138,470
State:

$146,492

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $122,914
Here:

$122,914
State:

$136,522

Mobile homes: $35,748
Here:

$35,748
State:

$47,914

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 9.3%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 92.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,286

Size of family households: 2,137 2-persons, 1,249 3-persons, 966 4-persons, 212 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 67 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,458 1-person, 292 2-persons, 54 4-persons, 8 5-persons

1,801 married couples with children.
1,889 single-parent households (214 men, 1,675 women).

98.2% of residents of 42501 zip code speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (20% very well, 40% well, 29% not well, 11% not at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% very well, 10% well, 24% not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 202 (1.1%)
(28.7% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.1%
Whole state:

3.4%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 62%Mexico
  • 11%Cuba
  • 9%Guatemala
  • 9%Honduras
  • 8%Germany
  • 1%Philippines

Most common first ancestries reported in 42501 (%)

  • 40%American
  • 14%Other groups
  • 11%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 5%German
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
  • 1%European

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 1212000 to 2009
  • 261990 to 1999
  • 106Before 1990

Zip code 42501 topographic map

There are 179 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 42501.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 42501:

All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 42501

Zip code 42501 marital status for males
Zip code 42501 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 60%Electricity
  • 28%Utility gas
  • 6%Wood
  • 3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 28,546. Population change in the 1990s: -11,630 (-40.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


56% of the 42501 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 67% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Kentucky.

89% of the 42501 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% moved from different state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 40
Here:

2.0%
Kentucky:

11.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 93
Here:

9.1%
Kentucky:

10.8%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 80
Here:

10.7%
Kentucky:

17.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 73,854Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 68,026Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 58,919Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 43,344Management occupations
  • 42,404Transportation occupations
  • 40,368Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 418 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 163 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 392 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 42501 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James22771.5 years
William22074.0 years
John18675.7 years
Mary17378.9 years
Robert14271.4 years
George11777.4 years
Charles11671.3 years
Ruth5776.5 years
Henry5277.0 years
Dorothy4675.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 42501 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Phelps12171.9 years
Meece11074.7 years
Smith10277.8 years
Jones9777.1 years
Sears9476.4 years
Wilson8276.1 years
Burton7373.7 years
Mounce7276.4 years
Brown6577.1 years
Hargis6380.4 years
Businesses in zip code 42501
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kroger2
AT&T1Lane Furniture3
Advance Auto Parts2Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
Ashley Furniture1Lowe's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Baskin-Robbins1Maurices1
Bath & Body Works1Mazda1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Big O Tires1New Balance1
Blockbuster1Nike2
Burger King2Nissan1
Chevrolet1Office Depot1
ColorTyme1Papa John's Pizza1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen2Quiznos1
Days Inn1RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza1Red Roof Inn1
Fashion Bug1Rite Aid1
FedEx5Ruby Tuesday1
Ford1Rue211
GNC1SAS Shoes1
GameStop1SONIC Drive-In1
Goodwill2Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Hardee's2Super 81
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Hobby Lobby1U-Haul3
Honda1UPS11
Hyundai1Verizon Wireless1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's2
Kmart1White Castle1
Knights Inn1

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