Clarkson, KY 42726 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 42726: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Clarkson, KY 42726

Acceptable Alternative
Millerstown, KY 42726
Peonia, KY 42726
Rock Creek, KY 42726
Wax, KY 42726

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 95
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,318
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Grayson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.413, Longitude -86.158
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Clarkson, KY 42726 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,435
Population in Households 4,370
Population in Familes 3,687
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density1 46
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 1,794
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,284
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,182 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,421 (44.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 373 (11.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,388 (43.6%)
Median Home Value $95,064
Average Home Value $123,628


Median Household Income $33,062
Average Household Income $46,132
Per Capita Income $18,907
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% 0.17%
Households -0.09% 0.13%
Families -0.27% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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.

Clarkson, KY 42726 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42726 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 # 223 71st
Population Density1 # 453 40th
Diversity Index2 # 419 44th
Median Household Income # 506 33rd
Per Capita Income # 442 42nd

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