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ZIP Code 40217

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Schnitzelburg
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (8:29am)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.22, -85.74
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40217. 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 40217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40217, 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:
Parkway Village, Parkway Vlg

Stats and Demographics for the 40217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40217 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 40217 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. 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 40217 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,507
Population Density 5,206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,415
Median Home Value $124,800
Land Area 2.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,932
Median Household Income $40,651

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3322682862798126785864563344494884433181661131029781
Female307228242305655658447377320421499434347177193203205201
Total6394965285841,4671,3361,033833654870987877665343306305302282

Gender

 Male 6,288 50%
 Female 6,219 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,835 86.6%
 Black Or African American 931 7.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.3%
 Asian 355 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 74 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 263 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner122668539738746336381163
Renter4076063133812891258632
Total5291,2748521,1191,035461467195

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,748 29%
 Single Guardian 1,018 17%
 Singles 2,317 39%
 Singles With Roommate 849 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,768 80%
 Households with Kids 1,164 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male69676645675554504258585258604046675373135
Female54695758585541264847454650545853616766113
Total123136123103125110957690105103981081149899128120139248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40217 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40217 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40217 real estate data, the median home value of $124,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40217 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40217 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,347 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 39 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 57 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 64 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,612 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,081 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,239 35%
 Households Vacant 483 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 150 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Sale Only 105 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 87 4%
 1 Bedroom 599 29%
 2 Bedroom 866 42%
 3+ Bedroom 527 25%
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 $40,651 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40217 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 40217 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 4,281 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,113 28%
 No Earnings 3,541 32%
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 4,281 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,113 28%
 No Earnings 3,541 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,822 91.1%
 Public transportation 134 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 311 4.9%
 Worked at Home 111 1.7%
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 471 10.2%
 High School Graduate 2,364 51.2%
 Associate's degree 227 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 971 21.0%
 Master's degree 474 10.3%
 Professional school degree 90 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,093 61.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 530 30.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 144 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40217

ZIP Code 40217 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40217.

Audubon Traditional Elementary
1051 Hess Ln
Louisville, KY 40217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Shelby Traditional Academy
735 Ziegler St
Louisville, KY 40217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
St Xavier High School
1609 Poplar Level Rd
Louisville, KY 40217
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Stephen Martyr School
2931 Pindell Ave
Louisville, KY 40217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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