Eddyville, KY 42038 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Eddyville, KY 42038

Not Acceptable, USPS
Confederate, KY 42038
Lamasco, KY 42038
Overlook, KY 42038

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lyon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.045, Longitude -88.05
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42038 has segments in 2 Counties (Lyon, Trigg).

  • Businesses Addresses: 232
  • PO Box Addresses: 346
  • Residential Addresses: 2,241
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,241

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 42038 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 42038 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Kentucky Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Kentucky Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Eddyville, KY 42038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,343
Population in Households 4,458
Population in Familes 3,608
Population in Group Qrtrs 885
Population Density2 59
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $39,236
Average Household Income $56,786
Per Capita Income $24,987


Total Housing Units 3,028 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,628 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 464 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 936 (30.9%)
Median Home Value $111,346
Average Home Value $165,648


Total Households 2,092
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 1,367
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.06% -0.21%
Households 0.18% -0.24%
Families -0.03% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   1.92%

Eddyville, KY 42038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42038 to the other 754 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 201 73rd
Population Density # 371 51st
Diversity Index # 131 83rd
Median Household Income # 355 53rd
Per Capita Income # 182 76th

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