ZIP Code 42653 - Whitley City Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameWhitley City
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McCreary
Area Code606
Current Population:4619
Racial Majority:White 98.1%
Public School Racial Majority:White 99.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$24188
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37140
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range938 - 1266 ft.
Area99 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.77918400, -84.47591000

Zip Code 42653 Profile

Zip Code 42653 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 42653 is primarily located in McCreary County. The official US Postal Service name for 42653 is WHITLEY CITY, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 42653 are contained within or border the city limits of Whitley City, KY, Stearns, KY, . The area code for zip code 42653 is 606. 42653 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 42653 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 42653 increased to 4619 from 4597 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 42653 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 42653 public schools is White. 85.3% of students in 42653 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4234 98.1% 4490 -6%
 Black Or African American 67 1.55% 6 +1017%
 Hispanic 7 0.16% 43 -84%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 29 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 7 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.19% 43 -81%

Zip Code 42653 Race/Ethnicity

 White 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 42653 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population46194597
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households1773
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$24188
Income Under $50K Per Year84.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.30%
42653 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 5Hal RogersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$50400
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 68c - Plateau Escarpment
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 42653 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23263340495863615442342742
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495968768386857969584867
Avg Precip (In.)4.313.914.773.745.284.554.383.833.873.234.34.7950.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours