Hardin, KY 42048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hardin, KY 42048

Not Acceptable, USPS
Aurora, KY 42048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 65
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,002
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Marshall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.781, Longitude -88.253
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42048 has segments in 2 Counties (Calloway, Marshall).

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Hardin, KY 42048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,360
Population in Households 2,360
Population in Familes 1,966
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 90
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 963
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 675
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,294 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 752 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 211 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 331 (25.6%)
Median Home Value $91,917
Average Home Value $126,031


Median Household Income $38,873
Average Household Income $51,226
Per Capita Income $20,903
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.37%
Households 0.82% 0.35%
Families 0.63% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Hardin, KY 42048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42048 to the other 755 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 317 58th
Population Density1 # 256 66th
Diversity Index2 # 510 33rd
Median Household Income # 328 57th
Per Capita Income # 301 60th

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