Tompkinsville, KY 42167 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 42167: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tompkinsville, KY 42167

Acceptable Alternative
T Ville, KY 42167

Not Acceptable, USPS
Boles, KY 42167
Flippin, KY 42167
Forkton, KY 42167
Gum Tree, KY 42167
Mud Lick, KY 42167

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Monroe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.719, Longitude -85.7
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42167 has segments in 3 Counties (Cumberland, Metcalfe, Monroe).

  • Businesses Addresses: 287
  • PO Box Addresses: 273
  • Residential Addresses: 3,328
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,328

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Tompkinsville, KY 42167 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,671
Daytime Population: Workers 2,933
Daytime Population: Residents 4,792
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,725
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 7,554
Population in Familes 6,104
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $28,431
Average Household Income $41,356
Per Capita Income $17,520


Total Housing Units 3,739 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,281 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 922 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 536 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $82,102
Average Home Value $122,008


Total Households 3,203
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 2,082
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 -0.4% -0.5%
Households -0.23% -0.4%
Families -0.41% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Tompkinsville, KY 42167 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42167 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 # 155 80th
Population Density # 509 33rd
Diversity Index # 166 78th
Median Household Income # 652 14th
Per Capita Income # 605 20th

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