Burkesville, KY 42717 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 42717: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Burkesville, KY 42717

Acceptable Alternative
Bakerton, KY 42717
Bow, KY 42717
Dubre, KY 42717
Kettle, KY 42717
Peytonsburg, KY 42717
Waterview, KY 42717

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Cumberland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.806, Longitude -85.409
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42717 has segments in 3 Counties (Clinton, Cumberland, Metcalfe).

  • Businesses Addresses: 207
  • PO Box Addresses: 524
  • Residential Addresses: 2,734
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,734

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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Burkesville, KY 42717 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,085
Daytime Population: Workers 2,342
Daytime Population: Residents 4,353
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,695
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 6,998
Population in Familes 5,661
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $27,389
Average Household Income $39,486
Per Capita Income $16,850


Total Housing Units 3,878 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,161 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 826 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 891 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $78,511
Average Home Value $104,014


Total Households 2,987
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 1,959
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 0.44% 0.44%
Households 0.46% 0.46%
Families 0.28% 0.33%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   2.89%

Burkesville, KY 42717 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42717 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 # 161 79th
Population Density # 667 12th
Diversity Index # 278 64th
Median Household Income # 672 11th
Per Capita Income # 644 15th

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