Trenton, KY 42286 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42286: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Trenton, KY 42286

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Todd County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.729, Longitude -87.255
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42286 has segments in 2 Counties (Christian, Todd).

  • Businesses Addresses: 35
  • PO Box Addresses: 145
  • Residential Addresses: 434
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 434

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

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Trenton, KY 42286 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,476
Daytime Population: Workers 244
Daytime Population: Residents 807
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,051
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 1,475
Population in Familes 1,259
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $43,163
Average Household Income $52,818
Per Capita Income $18,686


Total Housing Units 591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 358 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 164 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 69 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $100,714
Average Home Value $164,036


Total Households 522
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 368
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 0.79% 0.62%
Households 0.62% 0.46%
Families 0.46% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Trenton, KY 42286 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42286 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 # 395 48th
Population Density # 668 12th
Diversity Index # 98 87th
Median Household Income # 218 71st
Per Capita Income # 513 32nd

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