Caneyville, KY 42721 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 42721: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Caneyville, KY 42721

Acceptable Alternative
Neafus, KY 42721
Spring Lick, KY 42721

Not Acceptable, USPS
Steff, KY 42721

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Grayson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.427, Longitude -86.487
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 42721 has segments in 3 Counties (Butler, Edmonson, Grayson).

  • Businesses Addresses: 83
  • PO Box Addresses: 213
  • Residential Addresses: 1,473
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,473

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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Caneyville, KY 42721 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,367
Daytime Population: Workers 491
Daytime Population: Residents 2,530
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,021
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 4,367
Population in Familes 3,693
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $32,055
Average Household Income $44,091
Per Capita Income $16,982


Total Housing Units 2,002 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,309 (65.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 373 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 320 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $84,195
Average Home Value $122,269


Total Households 1,682
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 1,212
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 0.46% 0.44%
Households 0.36% 0.37%
Families 0.23% 0.3%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Caneyville, KY 42721 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 42721 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 # 224 71st
Population Density # 616 19th
Diversity Index # 459 39th
Median Household Income # 558 26th
Per Capita Income # 637 16th

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