ZIP Code 42503 - Somerset Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameSomerset
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pulaski
Area Code606
Current Population:22894
Racial Majority:White 93.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$38829
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58790
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range833 - 1148 ft.
Area133 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.15874400, -84.52591100

Map of ZIP Code 42503 Border

Zip Code 42503 Description

Zip Code 42503 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Lexington metro area. Zip code 42503 is primarily located in Pulaski County. The official US Postal Service name for 42503 is SOMERSET, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 42503 are contained within or border the city limits of Somerset, KY, Burnside, KY, . The area code for zip code 42503 is 606. 42503 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 42503 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 42503 increased to 22894 from 18828 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 42503 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 42503 public schools is White. 62.6% of students in 42503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22304 93.92% 21676 +3%
 Black Or African American 185 0.78% 249 -26%
 Hispanic 397 1.67% 534 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.08% 34 -47%
 Asian 297 1.25% 180 +65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 64 0.27% 3 +2033%
 Other Race 32 0.67% 32 +397%
 Two Or More Races 186 1.36% 186 +74%

Zip Code 42503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 42503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2289418828
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households9282
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38829
Income Under $50K Per Year62.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
42503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 5Hal RogersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$234212
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64915
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 71g - Eastern Highland Rim
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 42503 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25283543526165635644362945
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868758386857969574867
Avg Precip (In.)4.243.614.694.225.374.794.483.813.743.214.194.6450.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Somerset, KY
CBSA Type42503
CBSA Population60657
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours