Waverly, KY 42462 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42462: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Waverly, KY 42462

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.8, Longitude -87.771
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42462 has segments in 2 Counties (Henderson, Union).

  • Businesses Addresses: 28
  • PO Box Addresses: 30
  • Residential Addresses: 513
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 513

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

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Waverly, KY 42462 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,458
Daytime Population: Workers 347
Daytime Population: Residents 830
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,177
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 1,456
Population in Familes 1,234
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $48,896
Average Household Income $60,962
Per Capita Income $23,438


Total Housing Units 635 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 458 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 102 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $95,455
Average Home Value $132,533


Total Households 560
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 408
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 -0.51% -0.46%
Households -0.41% -0.43%
Families -0.59% -0.55%
Median Household Income   1.28%
Per Capita Income   2.98%

Waverly, KY 42462 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42462 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 # 401 47th
Population Density # 606 20th
Diversity Index # 220 71st
Median Household Income # 153 80th
Per Capita Income # 202 73rd

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