Oakland, KY 42159 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42159: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oakland, KY 42159

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Warren County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.998, Longitude -86.257
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 17
  • PO Box Addresses: 87
  • Residential Addresses: 439
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 439

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

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Oakland, KY 42159 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,520
Daytime Population: Workers 184
Daytime Population: Residents 874
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,058
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 1,520
Population in Familes 1,299
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $57,364
Average Household Income $75,245
Per Capita Income $29,355


Total Housing Units 658 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 467 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 126 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $120,600
Average Home Value $160,974


Total Households 593
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 436
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 1.17% 1.38%
Households 1.27% 1.41%
Families 1.06% 1.3%
Median Household Income   3.95%
Per Capita Income   3.46%

Oakland, KY 42159 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42159 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 # 388 49th
Population Density # 471 38th
Diversity Index # 124 84th
Median Household Income # 66 91st
Per Capita Income # 66 91st

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