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ZIP Code 42728

Zip code area 42728 in Columbia, Adair County, KY

  •   State: 
    Kentucky
      Counties: 
    Adair County
    ,
    Taylor County
    ,
    Metcalfe County
      Cities: 
    Columbia
      Counties all: 
    Adair | Taylor | Metcalfe
      County FIPS: 
    21001 | 21217 | 21169
      Area total: 
    326.699 sq mi
      Area land: 
    320.925 sq mi
      Area water: 
    5.774 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    14 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    37,1045
      Longitude: 
    -85,2933
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    37.11094, -85.28855
      GMAP: 

    Kentucky 42728, USA

  •   Population: 
    17,494 individuals
      Population density: 
    .76 people per square miles
      Households: 
    7,811
      Unemployment rate: 
    6.4%
      Household income: 
    $46,227 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    7,509 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    5.4% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.7% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 42728 is a South ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky with a population estimated today at about 16.218 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 42728 is located. Columbia is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

Columbia is the primary city, acceptable cities are Casey Creek, Cundiff, Fairplay, Milltown, Montpelier.

  • Living in the postal code area 42728 of Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky 50.4% of population who are male and 49.6% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Columbia, Adair County 42728.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

    The percentage of education level of the population.

Adair County

  •   State: 
    Kentucky
      County: 
    Adair County
      Zips: 
    42720
    42715
    42753
    42741
    42728
      Coordinates: 
    37.10415341790165, -85.28064972470128
      Area total: 
    412.39 sq. mi., 1068.09 sq. km, 263932.16 acres
      Area land: 
    405.29 sq. mi., 1049.69 sq. km, 259384.32 acres
      Area water: 
    7.11 sq. mi., 18.40 sq. km, 4547.84 acres
      Established: 
    1802
      Capital seat: 

    Columbia
    Address: 424 Public Square, Suite 1
    Columbia, KY 42728-1475
    Governing Body: Magistrate Fiscal Court with 7 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Adair County, Kentucky, United States

  •   Population: 
    18,903; Population change: 1.32% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    47 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $30,618
      Households: 
    7,511
      Unemployment rate: 
    7.20% per 6,961 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.00%
      Income taxes: 
    6.00%
      GDP: 
    $350.92 M, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Adair County's population of Kentucky of 15,180 residents in 1930 has increased 1,36-fold to 20,588 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 51.02% female residents and 48.98% male residents live in as of 2020, 64.24% in Adair County, Kentucky are married and the remaining 35.76% are single population.

    As of 2020, 64.24% in Adair County, Kentucky are married and the remaining 35.76% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    8,600 residential units of which 85.63% share occupied residential units.

    25.5 minutes is the average time that residents in Adair County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    77.59% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 12.56% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 1.41% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 5.09% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Adair County, Kentucky 71.71% are owner-occupied homes, another 17.23% are rented apartments, and the remaining 11.06% are vacant.

  • The 46.38% of the population in Adair County, Kentucky who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 75.530%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 22.860%) of those eligible to vote in Adair County, Kentucky.

Columbia

City of Columbia, Kentucky

  •   State: 
    Kentucky
      County: 
    Adair County
      City: 
    Columbia
      County all: 
    Adair | Taylor | Metcalfe
      County FIPS: 
    21001 | 21217 | 21169
      Coordinates: 
    37°6′2″N 85°18′22″W
      Area total: 
    4.91 sq mi (12.72 km²)
      Area land: 
    4.87 sq mi (12.62 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.04 sq mi (0.10 km²)
      Elevation: 
    748 ft (228 m)
  •   Latitude: 
    37,1045
      Longitude: 
    -85,2933
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    42728
      GMAP: 

    Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky, United States

  •   Population: 
    4,845
      Population density: 
    994.46 residents per square mile of area (383.94/km²)
      Household income: 
    $27,416
      Households: 
    1,542
      Unemployment rate: 
    11.10%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.00%
      Income taxes: 
    6.00%

Columbia is a home rule-class city just above Russell Creek in Adair County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 4,452 at the 2010 census. Columbia is located at 37°62N 85°1822W (37.100652, 85.306056). The city has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.9 km²), all land. The 13th Kentucky Cavalry Regiment (Union) was organized in Columbia. The area was settled c.1802 by Daniel Trabue. The post office was opened on April 1, 1806, by John Field, who also ran the local store.Camp Boyle, located north of the town square, was an important camp and muster site for the Union Army during the Civil War (1861-1865) The city is the seat of its county and has a public library, a lending library, and a private college, Lindsey Wilson College, a private four-year college. The city also has a local radio station, 2xINAM (WAIN), a local newspaper, a radio station and a country radio station. The town is home to the Adair Country Pre-School, 1-6th Grade, 7th Grade & 8th Grade Students, and High School (Adair County High School) The town has a library and a public park, the Columbia Public Library, which is open to the public every day of the year. It is also the home of downtown Columbia Days, a two-day festival.

History

Columbia is the primary city name, but also Casey Creek, Cundiff, Fairplay, Milltown, Montpelier are acceptable city names or spellings. The official name is City of Columbia, Kentucky . Camp Boyle, located north of the town square, was an important camp and muster site for the Union Army during the Civil War (1861-1865) The 13th Kentucky Cavalry Regiment (Union) was organized in Columbia. The area was settled c.1802 by Daniel Trabue. The post office was opened on April 1, 1806, by John Field, who also ran the local store. The town square is located at the base of a hill, which was once known as the "Boyle Hill" The town has a population of about 2,000. It is located in the eastern part of the county, near the Kentucky-Tennessee border. The county seat is Columbia, which is about 30 miles north of Lexington, Kentucky. It was founded in 1802 and was named after Daniel Trabsue, who settled the area in the early 1800s. The town is located on the Kentucky River, which runs through the center of the city. The river was once called the "Kentucky Turnpike" and was used as a route by the Kentucky State Highway Department. It has been named after the town's first post office, which opened in 1806. The city's name is derived from the word "Columbia," which means "town" or "place" in English, and means "home" in Spanish. It also means "the place where the people live". The town's name was first used in the 17th century as a place of business by a local merchant, John Field.

Geography

Columbia is located at 37°62N 85°1822W (37.100652, 85.306056).According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.9 km²), all land. The city is located on the banks of the Columbia River, which flows into the San Francisco Bay Area. It has a population of 2,856. The town is home to the University of Missouri-Columbia, which was founded in 1858. It is also known as the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln, who was born in 1854. It was the site of the first recorded European contact with the Native Americans, in 1855. It also is the site where the first Native American people were discovered, in the late 19th century. The first recorded African-American population was recorded in 1859. It began to grow in the early 20th century, and by the mid-20th century it was the largest city in the state, with a population in the region of 1,800. It became the first city to be annexed by the state of Missouri in the 1930s, and the first in the United States in the 1940s, with an population of about 2,500. It received its first post-secondary education in the 1950s, when it was granted a degree from the College of Arts and Sciences. The state's first mayor was elected in 1958, and it became the state's second mayor in 1960.

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 4,014 people, 1,554 households, and 893 families residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 88.77% White, 7.68% African American, 0.25% Native American, 1.20% from other races, and 1.64% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.93% of the population. The city's population was spread out, with 18.0% under the age of 18, 19.1% from 20 to 24, 23.1%. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there are 83.8 males. The median income for a household in the town was $22,861, and $31,344 for a family. The per capita income for the city is $17,836. About 19.9% of families and 26.6% of people were below the poverty line, including 39.4% of those under age 18 and 17.9. of those age 65 or over. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the city has a population of 4,000, up from 4,013 as of the 2010 census. The population growth rate since the 2000 census has been 2.7%. The city has had a population decline of 1.7% since the 1990s. It has a median age of 36 years, down from 38.7 years in 2000.

Arts and culture

Downtown Days is a two-day festival on the streets of Columbia, Kentucky. The event includes a parade, a beauty pageant, reenactment of the James/Younger Bank of Columbia robbery, 5-K run, pet show, train rides for the kids, kids carnival, face painting, inflatables, live entertainment, food, fun, clowns, choirs. To The Nines is a nearly monthly shopping event held in downtown Columbia. All businesses downtown stay open until 9 P.M. and usually offer discounted prices on their merchandise. It is held on the last Saturday of each month in the month of February and is open to the public. The festival is free and open to all residents of Columbia and its surrounding areas.

Education

Columbia Public Schools are part of the Adair County Schools School District. Lindsey Wilson College is a private four-year college. Columbia has a lending library, the Ad air County Public Library. The city is home to the U.S. Air Force base at Columbia Air Force Base, which is located in the center of the city. It is also the home of the National Football League's Carolina Navy Base, which has a base in Adair County, and a football field in Cleveland Northeastern Mississippi. It also has a baseball base, the Carolinian Base. It also has a baseball field, the Carolinian Baseball Field, which was built in the 1930s. It was the first baseball field in the United States, and is the only one in the state of Missouri. There are also two baseball diamonds in the city, one for baseball and one for football. There is a football field for football, the other for baseball. The town has a high school for football and a middle school for math and science, as well as an elementary school for elementary and middle school students. It has a public library for public and private school students, and an university for colleges and universities. The community has a library for high school and college students. The public library has a branch for high schools and a branch of the college for college and university students.

Infrastructure

The Louie B. Nunn Cumberland Parkway runs through Columbia as it extends from Bowling Green to Somerset. This parkway is a future corridor of Interstate 66. The Highway 55 Bypass was officially opened on October 7, 2008, for more information see below. Exit 49, the original exit on the parkway, merges onto Highway 55 South (also known as Jamestown Street) bringing drivers through the middle of Columbia. Exit 47, the new exit, merging onto Highway 61 South (also known as Burkesville Street/Road) and drivers can choose to go north or go to Burkesvile to the south. The bypass has relieved a majority of the downtown traffic. It was opened to the public on October7, 2008 featuring a traffic light at the intersection of the bypass and North 55 as well as a traffic lights at the intersections of South 61 and South 55.

In popular culture

Columbia, Kentucky was depicted in the film Resurrection Mary starring Wilford Brimley in 2002. The film was directed by another Columbia native, Matthew Eric Arnold as part of the USC School of Cinematic Arts graduate thesis program. It won awards at the Big Bear Lake International Film Festival. The filming was featured on local news stations and in USA Today. It was also featured in local TV and radio stations as well as the New York Times and the Washington Post. It has also been featured on the cover of The New York Post and the Los Angeles Times. It is also featured on CNN.com and other media outlets such as ABC News, CNN, and CNN affiliate KTVK.com. The city is located on the Ohio River, which runs through the town of Columbia, Kentucky. The town has a population of about 4,000. It also has a reputation for being a hotbed of illegal activity, especially among young people. The area has been the site of a number of high-profile murders, including the murders of James Byrd, Jr. and his wife, Carol, in the 1990s. The U.S. State Department has issued a travel warning for the area, warning of the dangers of drug use and drug use in the area. The state has a long history of violence, including several murders in the 1970s and 1980s, including one in which a man was shot dead by a gang of young men in the town. In the 1980s and 1990s, the town was the scene of the murder of a young woman in a car crash.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky = 97. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 79. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 98. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Columbia = 4.4 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 4,845 individuals with a median age of 35 age the population dropped by -2.84% in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 994.46 residents per square mile of area (383.94/km²). There are average 2.05 people per household in the 1,542 households with an average household income of $27,416 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 11.10% of the available work force and has dropped -5.86% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 17.18%. The number of physicians in Columbia per 100,000 population = 78.5.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Columbia = 49.7 inches and the annual snowfall = 0 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 112. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 191. 89 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 24.1 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 38, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky which are owned by the occupant = 55.88%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 37 years with median home cost = $81,480 and home appreciation of -3.66%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $5.31 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $4,903 per student. There are 14.4 students for each teacher in the school, 289 students for each Librarian and 434 students for each Counselor. 4.74% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 7.51% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 8.99% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Columbia's population in Adair County, Kentucky of 1,778 residents in 1900 has increased 2,72-fold to 4,845 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 53.35% female residents and 46.65% male residents live in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky.

    As of 2020 in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky are married and the remaining 46.32% are single population.

  • 20.3 minutes is the average time that residents in Columbia require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    80.33% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 7.21% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.39% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 6.30% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky, 55.88% are owner-occupied homes, another 33.62% are rented apartments, and the remaining 10.49% are vacant.

  • The 46.38% of the population in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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