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ZIP Code 40204

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Cherokee Triangle
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (9:21pm)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.24, -85.72
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40204

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40204. 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 40204. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40204, 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 40204 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40204 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 40204 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. 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 40204 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,236
Population Density 4,384 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,281
Median Home Value $166,600
Land Area 3.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,417
Median Household Income $46,275

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3202642492895801,0088095965205435265203982541461067759
Female302268252274623919623491421441530490383257179173130216
Total6225325015631,2031,9271,4321,0879419841,0561,010781511325279207275

Gender

 Male 7,264 51%
 Female 6,972 49%
Gender

Race

 White 12,354 86.8%
 Black Or African American 1,302 9.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 176 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 320 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5762465777882640724193
Renter5341,3976605283781426827
Total5912,0211,3171,3061,204549309120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,792 24%
 Single Guardian 967 13%
 Singles 3,497 47%
 Singles With Roommate 1,161 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,233 84%
 Households with Kids 1,184 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6075616463655536456252394749566251615977
Female5866496147693958555146514757465668554974
Total1181411101251101349494100113989094106102118119116108151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40204 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 40204 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40204 real estate data, the median home value of $166,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 40204. Rentals in 40204 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40204 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,721 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 86 0.6%
 Nursing Facilities 349 2.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 80 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,731 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 952 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,734 45%
 Households Vacant 864 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 310 35.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.9%
 For Sale Only 119 13.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 9.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 310 35.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 185 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,482 42%
 2 Bedroom 1,394 39%
 3+ Bedroom 479 14%
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 $46,275 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40204 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 40204 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 5,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,701 29%
 No Earnings 3,185 25%
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 5,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,701 29%
 No Earnings 3,185 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,656 80.0%
 Public transportation 373 4.5%
 Taxicab 26 0.3%
 Motorcycle 34 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 709 8.5%
 Worked at Home 519 6.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 307 5%
 High School Graduate 2,292 41%
 Associate's degree 205 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,439 25%
 Master's degree 777 14%
 Professional school degree 516 9%
 Doctorate degree 113 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 932 53.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 571 32.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 257 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40204

ZIP Code 40204 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40204.

Bloom Elementary
1627 Lucia Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Jefferson County Traditional Middle School
1418 Morton Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Breckinridge Metropolitan High School
1128 East Broadway
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District
St James Catholic School
1818 Edenside Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Louisville Collegiate School
2427 Glenmary Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Highland Presbyterian Weekday School
2114 Highland Ave
Louisville, KY 40204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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