Albany, KY 42602 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 42602: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Albany, KY 42602

Acceptable Alternative
Aaron, KY 42602
Browns Crossroads, KY 42602
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Static, KY 42602

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 452
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,229
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2
  • County: Clinton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.691, Longitude -85.134
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42602 has segments in 3 Counties (Clinton, Pickett, Russell).

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Albany, KY 42602 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,079
Population in Households 9,943
Population in Familes 8,069
Population in Group Qrtrs 136
Population Density1 52
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 4,277
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 2,785
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,203 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,962 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,315 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 926 (17.8%)
Median Home Value $80,044
Average Home Value $90,446


Median Household Income $28,216
Average Household Income $40,117
Per Capita Income $17,248
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.11% -0.05%
Households -0.1% -0.05%
Families -0.32% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.44%
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.

Albany, KY 42602 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42602 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 # 138 82nd
Population Density1 # 405 46th
Diversity Index2 # 211 72nd
Median Household Income # 621 18th
Per Capita Income # 573 24th

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