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ZIP Code 40229

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (3:06pm)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.09, -85.66
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40229. 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 40229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40229, 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:
Okolona

Stats and Demographics for the 40229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40229 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 40229 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40229 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,852
Population Density 1,866 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,534
Median Home Value $120,800
Land Area 19.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,753
Median Household Income $50,154

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4101,4411,4171,3381,0931,2751,4321,5341,3661,3871,18296678967142231014966
Female1,2911,3211,3521,2341,1321,3861,4091,5591,2821,3711,2201,090966754529364208136
Total2,7012,7622,7692,5722,2252,6612,8413,0932,6482,7582,4022,0561,7551,425951674357202

Gender

 Male 18,248 50%
 Female 18,604 50%
Gender

Race

 White 33,002 89.6%
 Black Or African American 2,152 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 106 0.3%
 Asian 410 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 471 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 694 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1991,6342,3512,3611,8961,399650110
Renter3889247515283321396724
Total5872,5583,1022,8892,2281,538717134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,066 51%
 Single Guardian 2,970 22%
 Singles 2,924 21%
 Singles With Roommate 793 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,289 60%
 Households with Kids 5,464 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260303287264266278298277322309263274269302287299295250207257
Female247278262246248267267262277280296278241257268237250235244216
Total507581549510514545565539599589559552510559555536545485451473

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40229 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40229 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 40229 real estate data, the median home value of $120,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40229 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40229 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,848 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 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 8,287 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,313 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,153 22%
 Households Vacant 781 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 317 40.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.9%
 For Sale Only 201 25.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 23.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 382 12.8%
 2 Bedroom 821 27.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,781 59.5%
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 $50,154 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40229 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. 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 40229 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 12,523 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,000 25%
 No Earnings 8,233 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 12,523 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,000 25%
 No Earnings 8,233 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,443 96.9%
 Public transportation 61 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 149 0.9%
 Worked at Home 293 1.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,725 15.4%
 High School Graduate 7,304 65.4%
 Associate's degree 884 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 800 7.2%
 Master's degree 428 3.8%
 Professional school degree 13 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,215 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,021 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,178 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40229

ZIP Code 40229 is in the Bullitt County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40229.

Maryville Elementary School
4504 Summers Dr
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bullitt County School District
Overdale Elementary School
651 Overdale Dr
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bullitt County School District
Blue Lick Elementary
9801 Blue Lick Rd
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Wilt Elementary
6700 Price Ln
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Laukhuf Elementary
5100 Capewood Dr
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Knight Middle School
9803 Blue Lick Rd
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Micah Christian School
130 Smith Ln
Louisville, KY 40229
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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