Glasgow, KY 42141 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42141: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Glasgow, KY 42141

Acceptable Alternative
Lamb, KY 42141

Not Acceptable, USPS
Dry Fork, KY 42141
Haywood, KY 42141

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,034
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,088
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 191
  • County: Barren County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.974, Longitude -85.907
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42141 has segments in 3 Counties (Barren, Metcalfe, Monroe).

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Glasgow, KY 42141 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 32,148
Daytime Population: Workers 17,480
Daytime Population: Residents 17,916
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 35,396
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 31,463
Population in Familes 25,694
Population in Group Qrtrs 685
Population Density2 117
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $40,046
Average Household Income $53,360
Per Capita Income $21,848


Total Housing Units 14,519 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,391 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,578 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,550 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $123,741
Average Home Value $145,299


Total Households 12,969
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 8,746
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 0.71% 0.72%
Households 0.63% 0.67%
Families 0.47% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Glasgow, KY 42141 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42141 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 # 29 96th
Population Density # 197 74th
Diversity Index # 119 84th
Median Household Income # 314 59th
Per Capita Income # 286 62nd

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