Summer Shade, KY 42166 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42166: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Summer Shade, KY 42166

Acceptable Alternative
Willow Shade, KY 42166

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 25
  • Single Family Addresses: 967
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Metcalfe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.891, Longitude -85.715
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42166 has segments in 3 Counties (Barren, Metcalfe, Monroe).

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Summer Shade, KY 42166 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,056
Daytime Population: Workers 269
Daytime Population: Residents 1,121
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,390
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 2,056
Population in Familes 1,718
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $40,090
Average Household Income $49,644
Per Capita Income $19,993


Total Housing Units 925 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 668 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 160 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 97 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $93,857
Average Home Value $113,211


Total Households 828
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 581
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 0.1% -0.01%
Households 0.05% 0.0%
Families -0.09% -0.07%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Summer Shade, KY 42166 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42166 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 # 335 56th
Population Density # 609 20th
Diversity Index # 318 58th
Median Household Income # 312 59th
Per Capita Income # 429 43rd

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