Wheatcroft, KY 42463 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42463: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wheatcroft, KY 42463

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • Single Family Addresses: 9
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Webster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.489, Longitude -87.859
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wheatcroft, KY 42463 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 150
Daytime Population: Workers 36
Daytime Population: Residents 91
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 127
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 150
Population in Familes 125
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 530
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $47,227
Average Household Income $58,585
Per Capita Income $24,215


Total Housing Units 74 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $81,944
Average Home Value $101,020


Total Households 62
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 42
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 -0.89% -0.95%
Households -0.86% -0.99%
Families -1.25% -0.97%
Median Household Income   0.84%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Wheatcroft, KY 42463 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42463 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 # 703 7th
Population Density # 82 89th
Diversity Index # 413 45th
Median Household Income # 165 78th
Per Capita Income # 174 77th

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