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42749 Zip Code (Horse Cave, KY) Detailed Profile




City: Horse Cave, KY (2.90%)
Counties: Hart County, KY (82.57%), Metcalfe County, KY (11.54%), Barren County, KY (5.89%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 5,628
Zip code population in 2010: 5,245
Zip code population in 2000: 5,549

Houses and condos: 2,662
Renter-occupied apartments: 704
% of renters here:

31%
State:

33%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 42749: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 91.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 62 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 42749
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.7% ($772)
Kentucky:

0.8% ($1,257)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,014 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $504 (0.7%)

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Males: 2,798  (49.7%)
Females: 2,830  (50.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 42749:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 42749:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 18.6%

Zip code 42749 compared to state average:

  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 42749 (2019)
    • 4,62388.1%White
    • 4488.5%Black
    • 731.4%Two or more races
    • 641.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 170.3%Asian
    • 110.2%American Indian
    • 80.2%Some other race
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 2,261
Rural population: 3,366

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $107,147
42749:

$107,147
Kentucky:

$151,700



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in 42749 zip code as of April 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 42749 is 332 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.9 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 42749, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $32,401 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,401
State:

$50,814

Salary/wage: $29,444 (reported on 82.3% of returns)
Here:

$29,444
State:

$42,723
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.2% for AGIs below $25k, 80.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 74.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,578 (reported on 26.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,578
Kentucky:

$1,381
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,800 (reported on 9.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,800
State:

$6,239
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$4,963 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$4,963
State:

+$11,336
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,262 (reported on 20.7% of returns)
Here:

+$9,262
State:

+$10,862
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.2% for AGIs below $25k, 5.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,808 (reported on 6.4% of returns)
42749:

$10,808
Kentucky:

$14,296
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.9% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $16,403 (26% of AGI, reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

$16,403
State:

$21,160

Here:

25.5% of AGI
State:

20.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $25k, 5.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,248 (reported on 11.3% of returns)
Here:

$4,248
State:

$4,303
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $4,943 (reported on 14.8% of returns)
42749:

$4,943
State:

$8,496
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,254 (reported on 30.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,254
State:

$2,273
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 76.8%
Here:

77%
State:

60%
(% for various income ranges: 75.0% for AGIs below $25k, 76.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 90.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 42749, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $29,104 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$29,104
State:

$41,540

Salary/wage: $26,998 (reported on 83.0% of returns)
Here:

$26,998
State:

$36,432
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 144.1% for AGIs below $10k, 77.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 30.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,397 (reported on 34.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,397
Kentucky:

$1,571
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.2% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,124 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,124
State:

$3,453
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,141 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

+$5,141
State:

+$9,663
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,676 (reported on 20.7% of returns)
Here:

+$5,676
State:

+$9,233
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 18.3% for AGIs below $10k, 6.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,980 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
42749:

$2,980
Kentucky:

$2,955

Total itemized deductions: $16,597 (27% of AGI, reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

$16,597
State:

$17,474

Here:

27.1% of AGI
State:

21.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.0% for AGIs below $10k, 7.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,849 (6% of AGI, reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$3,849
State:

$3,494

Here:

5.8% of AGI
State:

4.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,421 (reported on 67.8% of returns)
42749:

$3,421
State:

$6,162
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,767 (reported on 26.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,767
State:

$1,723

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 79.2%
Here:

79%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 74.5% for AGIs below $10k, 79.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 82.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 94.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$38,483
Kentucky:

$52,295
Horse Cave, KY (42749) map Nearest zip codes: 42127, 42746, 42765, 42160, 42722, 42214.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

52.8%
Kentucky:

47.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

49.2%
Kentucky:

47.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 496
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,739


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 78 (38 now married, 39 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 1,109 (532 now married, 574 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 42749 with a mortgage: 751 (31 second mortgage, 27 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 815

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $924
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $316

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

27.1%
Whole state:

16.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

17.0%
Whole state:

9.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 42749: Dennison Ferry (A), Horse Cave Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 42749 include: Freedom Church (A), Friendship Church (B), Green Chapel (C), Little Blue Spring Church (D), Lonoke Church (E), Our Lady of the Caves Church (F), Bearwallow Church of Christ (G), Cave Spring Church (H), Cedar Cliff Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Daniels Cemetery (1), Ennies Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lake: Creacy Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blue Spring Creek (A), Lemon Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 112014 or later
  • 302010 to 2013
  • 2732000 to 2009
  • 3861990 to 1999
  • 4001980 to 1989
  • 5061970 to 1979
  • 3721960 to 1969
  • 1981950 to 1959
  • 1381940 to 1949
  • 3021939 or earlier

Zip code 42749 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Horse Cave, KY (42749)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Horse Cave, KY (42749)
  • 26no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 2922 bedrooms
  • 9383 bedrooms
  • 1084 bedrooms
  • 1505+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Horse Cave, KY (42749)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Horse Cave, KY (42749)
  • 13no bedroom
  • 1001 bedroom
  • 3542 bedrooms
  • 2013 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Horse Cave, KY (42749) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Horse Cave, KY (42749) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 146no vehicle
  • 3531 vehicle
  • 7162 vehicles
  • 1573 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 775+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Horse Cave, KY (42749) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Horse Cave, KY (42749) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 105no vehicle
  • 3291 vehicle
  • 2332 vehicles
  • 273 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 42749 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 42749 household income distribution in 2019
  • 323Less than $10,000
  • 189$10,000 to $14,999
  • 115$15,000 to $19,999
  • 157$20,000 to $24,999
  • 129$25,000 to $29,999
  • 114$30,000 to $34,999
  • 145$35,000 to $39,999
  • 89$40,000 to $44,999
  • 103$45,000 to $49,999
  • 127$50,000 to $59,999
  • 212$60,000 to $74,999
  • 149$75,000 to $99,999
  • 165$100,000 to $124,999
  • 76$125,000 to $149,999
  • 54$150,000 to $199,999
  • 55$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 42749

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 42749
  • 26Less than $10,000
  • 39$10,000 to $14,999
  • 12$15,000 to $19,999
  • 29$20,000 to $24,999
  • 69$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 111$40,000 to $49,999
  • 103$50,000 to $59,999
  • 106$60,000 to $69,999
  • 73$70,000 to $79,999
  • 74$80,000 to $89,999
  • 35$90,000 to $99,999
  • 190$100,000 to $124,999
  • 105$125,000 to $149,999
  • 82$150,000 to $174,999
  • 50$175,000 to $199,999
  • 139$200,000 to $249,999
  • 44$250,000 to $299,999
  • 106$300,000 to $399,999
  • 8$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 42749

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 42749
  • 59Less than $100
  • 35$100 to $149
  • 123$150 to $199
  • 32$200 to $249
  • 66$250 to $299
  • 12$300 to $349
  • 80$350 to $399
  • 11$400 to $449
  • 105$450 to $499
  • 29$500 to $549
  • 41$550 to $599
  • 7$600 to $649
  • 59No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $493.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $172,308.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $112,863
  • Black or African American householders: $63,624
  • Two or more races householders: $138,313

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,147
42749:

$107,147
Kentucky:

$151,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,666 - $170,269

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $136,231
Here:

$136,231
State:

$202,714

Mobile homes: $37,077
Here:

$37,077
State:

$65,175
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 42749
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,923
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 37
  • 3 or 4: 145
  • 5 to 9: 154
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • Mobile homes: 358

Unemployment: 6.0%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 42749

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 42749
  • 84.6%1,794Drove a car alone
  • 8.8%186Carpooled
  • 0.4%8Walked
  • 2.6%56Other means
  • 3.3%71Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 42749

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 42749
  • 118Less than 5 minutes
  • 4225 to 9 minutes
  • 30310 to 14 minutes
  • 29515 to 19 minutes
  • 24020 to 24 minutes
  • 8025 to 29 minutes
  • 16530 to 34 minutes
  • 1335 to 39 minutes
  • 7640 to 44 minutes
  • 16045 to 59 minutes
  • 12960 to 89 minutes
  • 3690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 53.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,628
  • Male householders: 1,144 (346 living alone), Female householders: 1,118 (374 living alone)
  • 961 spouses (961 opposite-sex spouses), 150 unmarried partners, (150 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,699 children (1,573 natural, 22 adopted, 104 stepchildren), 257 grandchildren, 74 brothers or sisters, 6 parents, 25 foster children, 33 other relatives, 69 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 103 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 573 2-persons, 422 3-persons, 234 4-persons, 171 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 719 1-person, 85 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 2 4-persons

694 married couples with children.
363 single-parent households (40 men, 323 women).

96.1% of residents of 42749 zip code speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% well).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% very well, 5% not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% well, 41% not at all).

Foreign born population: 55 (1.0%)
(13.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.4%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 63%Malaysia
  • 26%Afghanistan
  • 11%France
Most common first ancestries reported in 42749
  • 31%American
  • 11%Irish
  • 9%European
  • 5%German
  • 4%English
  • 3%Scotch-Irish
  • 3%Pennsylvania German
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 352010 or later
  • 192000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 12Before 1990

Zip code 42749 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • LEGRANDE ELEM SCHOOL (70 LEGRANDE SCHOOL ROAD in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-050245050
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Organizations: HART COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
    Alternative names: LEGRANDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • CAVERNA HIGH SCHOOL (2276 SOUTH DIXIE STREET in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-005113030
    Organizations: CAVERNA INDEPENDENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • CAVERNA MIDDLE SCHOOL (2276 S DIXIE HWY in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-005113026
    Organizations: CAVERNA INDEPENDENT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KY AGGREGATES INC (8030 AETNA FURNACE RD in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN LIMESTONE; CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL
    Alternative names: GLASS PAVING/KY AGGREGATES, LARRY T GLASS CONSTRUCTION CO INC, LARRY T GLASS CONSTRUCTION CO INC
  • CAVELAND ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORITY INC (301 COOPER ROAD CAVE CITY in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: CAVELAND SANITATION AUTH INC
  • CAVE COUNTRY NEWSPAPERS, INC. (31 W. SOUTH in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: WILSON ENTERPRISES (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CPS FARM CENTER - HORSE CAVE (10 EAST HORSE CAVE HWY 218 in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • NALL CHEVRON (31 W MARY THOMAS AVENUE in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR.
    Organizations: KENNETH NALL (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • MARZETTIS (SOUTH BUTLER RD in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: MANAGEMENT SERVICES
  • BALE OIL COMPANY, INC (US ROUTE 31W SOUTH in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS
  • AWP BUTCHER BLOCK, INC (320 CHERRY ST in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: MILLWORK
    Alternative names: AMERICAN WOOD PRODUCTS
  • CAVE CITY MACHINE AND TOOL, INC. (212 HART ST in HORSE CAVE, KY)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT

Zip code 42749 marital status for males
Zip code 42749 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 53.1%Electricity
  • 37.0%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Population in 1990: 5,282. Population change in the 1990s: +267 (+5.1%).

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

  • This state: 4,484
  • Northeast: 135
  • Midwest: 596
  • South: 256
  • West: 72

55% of the 42749 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Kentucky.

91% of the 42749 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Horse Cave, KY (42749)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 61
Here:

11.2%
Kentucky:

11.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 12
Here:

5.0%
Kentucky:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

3.7%
Kentucky:

17.7%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 62,740Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 50,935Education, training, and library occupations
  • 44,518Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 38,553Management occupations
  • 36,244Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 35,247Community and social service occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • KIDD COMMUNICATIONS & ELECTRON (2800 UNO-HORSE CAVE ROAD in HORSE CAVE, KY; small business) : $18,541 in 5 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    Contracts for Special Dietary Foods and Food Specialty Preparations, Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.) by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $13,158; 2006: $5,383.

    Biggest contracts:
    $5,383 with Army for Special Dietary Foods and Food Specialty Preparations. Signed on 2006-06-28. Completion date: 2006-07-08.
    $3,905 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.). Signed on 2005-04-20. Completion date: 2005-06-30.
    $3,905 with Army for Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.). Signed on 2005-04-20. Completion date: 2005-06-30.
    $2,674 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.). Signed on 2005-05-11. Completion date: 2005-06-30.

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

  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Professional Employer Organizations (100-249 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (20-49: 1, 5-9: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 94 people in nursing homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 27. The highest number of reported fires - 46 took place in 2004, and the least - 10 in 2010. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 42749 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.0%), and Outside Fires (31.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 42749
    • 19141.0%Structure Fires
    • 14831.8%Outside Fires
    • 9320.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 347.3%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 42749, Kentucky

Most common first names in zip code 42749 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7076.4 years
James5870.1 years
Mary5181.3 years
John3875.4 years
Robert3772.5 years
Charles2873.9 years
Joe1874.2 years
George1774.2 years
Ernest1578.0 years
Walter1574.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 42749 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4175.7 years
Thompson2872.6 years
Curry2775.5 years
England2577.8 years
Poynter2374.7 years
Wilson2277.3 years
Edwards1977.3 years
Bennett1970.4 years
Richardson1780.7 years
Logsdon1676.0 years
Businesses in zip code 42749
NameCountNameCount
Hilton1McDonald's1
La-Z-Boy1Rite Aid1
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