Crofton, KY 42217 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42217: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Crofton, KY 42217

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Christian County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.04, Longitude -87.492
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 64
  • PO Box Addresses: 260
  • Residential Addresses: 1,325
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,325

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

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  1. 42217 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 42217 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Crofton, KY 42217 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,880
Population in Households 3,849
Population in Familes 3,257
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $44,755
Average Household Income $55,228
Per Capita Income $21,093


Total Housing Units 1,781 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,079 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 392 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 310 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $95,871
Average Home Value $147,127


Total Households 1,471
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 1,050
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 -0.13% -0.76%
Households -0.27% -0.87%
Families -0.44% -0.99%
Median Household Income   3.76%
Per Capita Income   3.54%

Crofton, KY 42217 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42217 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 # 240 68th
Population Density # 641 15th
Diversity Index # 176 77th
Median Household Income # 212 72nd
Per Capita Income # 388 49th

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