ZIP Code 42001 - Paducah Kentucky

ZIP Code 42001 is located in Paducah Kentucky. Portions of 42001 are also in Massac. 42001 is entirely within Mccracken County. Regionally, it is located in the Paducah-Cape Girardeau-Harrisburg-Mt Vernon Area.

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ZIP Code 42001 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NamePaducah
Primary CountyMccracken County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)30,634
Area Code(s)270 / 364
Current Time

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42001 Demographics

42001 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Kentucky based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 42001 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 42001 is White. The current unemployment level in 42001 is 5.7%.

Population Growth Rate8.88%
Population Density362 People per Square Mile
Total Households11,902
Percentage High Income Households3.2%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$60,786
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$74,460
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)5.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 82.22%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 71.66%

42001 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1130.37%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

42001 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American90.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander30.05%

42001 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,82910.07%
Bachelor Degree3,26718%
High School Diploma4,23723.34%
No High School Diploma2851.57%
GED or Alternate8684.78%
1 or More Years of College3,21017.68%
Associates Degree2,22212.24%
Masters Degree1,5118.32%
Professional Degree5743.16%
Doctorate Degree1510.83%

42001 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 42001
RegionPaducah-Cape Girardeau-Harrisburg-Mt Vernon Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaPaducah, KY-IL
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area85 Square Miles

42001 Politics

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42001 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion74b - Loess Plains

42001 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25293846556468665847382947
Avg Max Temp (°F)43495970788690888272584769
Avg Precip (In.)3.523.94.464.814.764.

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