Topmost, KY 41862 ZIP Code Profile

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Dry Creek, KY

ZIP Code 41862: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Topmost, KY 41862

Acceptable Alternative
Dry Creek, KY 41862

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Knott County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.325, Longitude -82.768
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 3
  • PO Box Addresses: 92
  • Residential Addresses: 300
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 300

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Topmost, KY 41862 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 810
Daytime Population: Workers 24
Daytime Population: Residents 666
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 690
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 810
Population in Familes 681
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $34,046
Average Household Income $48,178
Per Capita Income $17,844


Total Housing Units 353 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 239 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 61 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $70,427
Average Home Value $82,741


Total Households 300
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 215
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% -0.35%
Households -0.09% -0.34%
Families -0.19% -0.56%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.85%

Topmost, KY 41862 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 41862 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 # 502 34th
Population Density # 402 47th
Diversity Index # 700 7th
Median Household Income # 510 33rd
Per Capita Income # 583 23rd

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