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ZIP Code 40202

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Medical Center|Central Business District
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.25, -85.75
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40202. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 40202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40202, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Louisville, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40202 is located in central Kentucky and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 40202 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40202 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,772
Population Density 4,356 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,045
Median Home Value $279,500
Land Area 1.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,631
Median Household Income $16,069

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1377461233535559550416371390350310166754934118
Female1237966943053352191291571941782011417247452533
Total26015312732784089476954552858452851130714796793641

Gender

 Male 4,329 64%
 Female 2,443 36%
Gender

Race

 White 2,661 39.3%
 Black Or African American 3,706 54.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.5%
 Asian 205 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 45 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 118 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5472433422470
Renter3095522924545391789035
Total3145993164875812029735

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 216 8%
 Single Guardian 422 16%
 Singles 1,775 67%
 Singles With Roommate 218 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 2,279 87%
 Households with Kids 352 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male29342026181815121114111011152635355186100
Female292129181325161411912151317161420232131
Total585549443143312622232325243242495574107131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40202 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 40202 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 40202 real estate data, the median home value of $279,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 40202. Rentals in 40202 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,908 57.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,011 29.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 95 1.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 14 0.2%
 College Student Housing 50 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 694 10.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 137 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,449 80%
 Households Vacant 414 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 210 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 35 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 295 12%
 1 Bedroom 1,502 59%
 2 Bedroom 673 26%
 3+ Bedroom 78 3%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $16,069 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40202 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 40202 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 40202 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 40202 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,180 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,060 35%
 No Earnings 2,718 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,180 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,060 35%
 No Earnings 2,718 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,010 62%
 Public transportation 248 15%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 313 19%
 Worked at Home 50 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 764 24%
 High School Graduate 1,781 57%
 Associate's degree 132 4%
 Bachelor's degree 290 9%
 Master's degree 75 2%
 Professional school degree 57 2%
 Doctorate degree 33 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 463 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40202

ZIP Code 40202 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40202.

Louisville Metro Youth Center
720 West Jefferson St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District
Ackerly/Bingham Guidance Center High School
200 East Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District
Brown School
546 South First St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District
Ackerly/Bingham Guidance Center Elementary
202 East Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Ahrens Educational Resource
546 South First St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District
St Francis High School
233 W Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Nativity Academy at St Boniface
529 E Liberty St
Louisville, KY 40202
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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