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ZIP Code 40210

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Park Hill
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11pm)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.23, -85.79
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40210

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40210. 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 40210. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40210, 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 40210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40210 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 40210 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40210 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,822
Population Density 4,606 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,258
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 3.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,901
Median Household Income $20,069

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6195926105944323583923523734735434113222151711337647
Female650577520581551519503454462600645538372333282216165141
Total1,2691,1691,1301,1759838778958068351,0731,188949694548453349241188

Gender

 Male 6,713 45%
 Female 8,109 55%
Gender

Race

 White 1,056 7.1%
 Black Or African American 13,298 89.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 18 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 53 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 360 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2613127358564349734899
Renter29369363976447725812154
Total3198249121,3491,120755469153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,051 18%
 Single Guardian 2,389 40%
 Singles 2,153 36%
 Singles With Roommate 308 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,908 66%
 Households with Kids 1,993 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12113310412612310312010813813012013611011411711311313012196
Female132141117120931251321181091141341008785128109121118105124
Total253274221246216228252226247244254236197199245222234248226220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40210 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 40210 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40210 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40210 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,436 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 154 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 232 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,706 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 896 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,299 45%
 Households Vacant 1,357 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 650 47.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 85 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 597 44.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 2%
 1 Bedroom 837 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,446 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,312 36%
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 $20,069 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40210 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 40210 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 40210 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,781 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,050 27%
 No Earnings 5,352 48%
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 2,781 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,050 27%
 No Earnings 5,352 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,494 74.1%
 Public transportation 716 15.2%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 396 8.4%
 Worked at Home 88 1.9%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 912 23.7%
 High School Graduate 2,461 64.0%
 Associate's degree 233 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 160 4.2%
 Master's degree 66 1.7%
 Professional school degree 12 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,352 92.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 2.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40210

ZIP Code 40210 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40210.

Wheatley Elementary
1107 South 17th St
Louisville, KY 40210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Johnson Traditional Middle School
2509 Wilson Ave
Louisville, KY 40210
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District

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