Kuttawa, KY 42055 ZIP Code Profile

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Kuttawa, KY | Suwanee, KY

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ZIP Code 42055: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Kuttawa, KY 42055

Not Acceptable, USPS
Suwanee, KY 42055

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 70
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,252
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lyon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.058, Longitude -88.128
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Kuttawa, KY 42055 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,718
Daytime Population: Workers 650
Daytime Population: Residents 1,784
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,434
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 2,583
Population in Familes 2,063
Population in Group Qrtrs 135
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $45,382
Average Household Income $55,145
Per Capita Income $24,905


Total Housing Units 1,848 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 991 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 196 (10.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 661 (35.8%)
Median Home Value $114,200
Average Home Value $158,249


Total Households 1,187
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 767
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.9% 0.5%
Households 0.78% 0.48%
Families 0.59% 0.39%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Kuttawa, KY 42055 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42055 to the other 756 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 288 62nd
Population Density # 651 14th
Diversity Index # 371 51st
Median Household Income # 183 76th
Per Capita Income # 144 81st

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