Fordsville, KY 42343 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42343: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fordsville, KY 42343

Not Acceptable, USPS
Trisler, KY 42343
Yeaman, KY 42343

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ohio County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.628, Longitude -86.709
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42343 has segments in 3 Counties (Breckinridge, Hancock, Ohio).

  • Businesses Addresses: 43
  • PO Box Addresses: 123
  • Residential Addresses: 767
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 767

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

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Fordsville, KY 42343 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,977
Daytime Population: Workers 746
Daytime Population: Residents 1,317
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,063
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 1,923
Population in Familes 1,547
Population in Group Qrtrs 54
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $36,614
Average Household Income $49,056
Per Capita Income $20,328


Total Housing Units 976 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 636 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 165 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 175 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $75,243
Average Home Value $110,495


Total Households 801
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 534
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 -0.13% 0.03%
Households -0.17% -0.02%
Families -0.41% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Fordsville, KY 42343 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42343 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 # 348 54th
Population Density # 661 13th
Diversity Index # 544 27th
Median Household Income # 444 41st
Per Capita Income # 403 47th

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