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ZIP Code 40280

Primary City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: Unique
Neighborhood: Medical Center|Central Business District
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (2:44am)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.25, -85.75
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40280

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40280. 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 40280. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40280, 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
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Stats and Demographics for the 40280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40280 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 40280 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40280 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 303
Population Density 3,115 people per sq mi
Housing Units 96
Land Area 0.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $42,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 205 68%
 Female 98 32%


 White 264 87%
 Black Or African American 3 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 25 8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 11 4%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 71%
 Single Guardian 3 3%
 Singles 16 18%
 Singles With Roommate 7 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 72 79%
 Households with Kids 19 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40280 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 40280 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 40280 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 203 67%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 100 33%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 16 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 72%
 Households Vacant 5 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 20%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 54%
 2 Bedroom 45 46%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $42,917 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 40280 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 40280 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 92 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 69%
 No Earnings 39 9%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 92 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 69%
 No Earnings 39 9%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 250 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 14%
 Worked at Home 6 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 40280 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 56 46%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 60 49%
 Master's degree 7 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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