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ZIP Code 40228

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (12:45am)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.14, -85.63
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40228. 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 40228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40228, 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:
Hollow Creek, Spring Mill
Unacceptable:
Highview

Stats and Demographics for the 40228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40228 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 40228 are primarily white. 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 a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40228 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,743
Population Density 2,080 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,492
Median Home Value $149,900
Land Area 7.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,238
Median Household Income $59,005

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male53555852457038251350558855356352948038029621216211667
Female481474551479349540576598573621619542479385322273201147
Total1,0161,0321,0751,0497311,0531,0811,1861,1261,1841,1481,022859681534435317214

Gender

 Male 7,533 48%
 Female 8,210 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,508 79.5%
 Black Or African American 2,311 14.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.1%
 Asian 329 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 255 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 314 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner497451,0581,1561,025677448115
Renter67213197152911149437
Total1169581,2551,3081,116791542152

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,246 52%
 Single Guardian 1,056 17%
 Singles 1,649 26%
 Singles With Roommate 287 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,135 66%
 Households with Kids 2,103 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male959912410710395119122119102113100105104132121132988771
Female9175117929299968710010811811610110811296116876876
Total186174241199195194215209219210231216206212244217248185155147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40228 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40228 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 40228 real estate data, the median home value of $149,900 is slightly less 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 40228. Rentals in 40228 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,737 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,136 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,137 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 965 15%
 Households Vacant 254 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 122 48%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 2%
 1 Bedroom 264 26%
 2 Bedroom 309 31%
 3+ Bedroom 404 41%
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 $59,005 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40228 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 40228 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,766 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,842 23%
 No Earnings 3,707 30%
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 5,766 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,842 23%
 No Earnings 3,707 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,192 96.5%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 1.0%
 Worked at Home 185 2.5%
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 546 10.9%
 High School Graduate 2,437 48.8%
 Associate's degree 554 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,046 20.9%
 Master's degree 326 6.5%
 Professional school degree 35 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 51 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,123 59.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,022 28.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 399 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40228

ZIP Code 40228 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40228.

Moore Traditional School
6415 Outer Loop
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District
Smyrna Elementary
6401 Outer Loop
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Luhr Elementary
6900 Fegenbush Ln
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Mercy Academy
5801 Fegenbush Ln
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Bernard Catholic School
7500 Tangelo Dr
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Whitefield Academy
7711 Fegenbush Ln
Louisville, KY 40228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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