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ZIP Code 40205

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.22, -85.68
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40205. 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 40205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40205, 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
Acceptable:
Kingsley, Seneca Gardens, Seneca Gdns, Strathmoor Manor, Strathmoor Village, Strathmr Mnr, Strathmr Vlg

Stats and Demographics for the 40205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40205 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 40205 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40205 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,678
Population Density 3,392 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,189
Median Home Value $235,900
Land Area 6.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,614
Median Household Income $67,446

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male569573596752758848778698739826855941802457340241247195
Female5395495418298678747686557288669861,087868576448391381510
Total1,1081,1221,1371,5811,6251,7221,5461,3531,4671,6921,8412,0281,6701,033788632628705

Gender

 Male 11,215 47%
 Female 12,463 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,291 94.1%
 Black Or African American 614 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.2%
 Asian 294 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 80 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 333 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner488161,1931,7192,0231,016666340
Renter372874417347290179194120
Total4201,6901,6102,0662,3131,195860460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,573 43%
 Single Guardian 1,131 11%
 Singles 3,944 37%
 Singles With Roommate 966 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,320 78%
 Households with Kids 2,294 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male113111110115119128105112109115116115134116115113138145241195
Female113107971101121241011149899103121111107138116115208252215
Total226218207225231252206226207214219236245223253229253353493410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40205 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40205 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40205 real estate data, the median home value of $235,900 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 40205. Rentals in 40205 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,141 93.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 314 1.3%
 Other Institutional 243 1.0%
 College Student Housing 939 4.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,375 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,446 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,793 25%
 Households Vacant 575 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 162 28.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3.0%
 For Sale Only 133 23.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 8.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 12.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 24.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 45 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,028 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,274 45%
 3+ Bedroom 481 17%
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 $67,446 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40205 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. More commuters in 40205 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 9,189 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,328 26%
 No Earnings 5,685 28%
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 9,189 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,328 26%
 No Earnings 5,685 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,605 89.3%
 Public transportation 169 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 39 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 484 3.7%
 Worked at Home 703 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 40205 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 195 2%
 High School Graduate 2,607 32%
 Associate's degree 311 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,603 32%
 Master's degree 1,117 14%
 Professional school degree 810 10%
 Doctorate degree 399 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,553 45.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,610 47.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 254 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40205

ZIP Code 40205 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40205.

Peace Academy School
2020 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District
Hawthorne Elementary
2301 Clarendon Ave
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Highland Middle School
1700 Norris Place
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Atherton High School
3000 Dundee Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District
St Agnes School
1800 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Assumption High School
2170 Tyler Ln
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Raphael the Archangel Elementary School
2131 Lancashire Ave
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Francis of Assisi School
1938 Alfresco Pl
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hayfield Montessori School
2000 Tyler Ln
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The De Paul School
1925 Duker Ave
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Louisville Jewish Day School
3700 Dutchmans Ln
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Keneseth Israel Preschool
2531 Taylorsville Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Strathmoor Education Center
2201 Hawthorne Ave
Louisville, KY 40205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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