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ZIP Code 40444

Primary City:Lancaster, KY (View All Cities)
County: Garrard County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28pm)
Area code: 859 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.7, -84.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40444

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40444. 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 40444. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40444, 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:
Lancaster, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40444 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40444 is located in central Kentucky and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 40444 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40444 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,096
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,237
Median Home Value $132,600
Land Area 158.50 sq mi
Water Area 3.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,584
Median Household Income $45,032

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45142947647833333243548749058858349045333123417311260
Female425446410450331398423459513575587537446360269221145166
Total8768758869286647308589461,0031,1631,1701,027899691503394257226

Gender

 Male 6,935 49%
 Female 7,161 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,383 94.9%
 Black Or African American 341 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 31 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 167 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 147 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner604457281,012938619385124
Renter1322502642631711175521
Total1926959921,2751,109736440145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,251 58%
 Single Guardian 833 15%
 Singles 1,253 22%
 Singles With Roommate 247 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,728 67%
 Households with Kids 1,856 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10198977784799594779298100978997103104938160
Female828989871017795839090806991801059291857765
Total183187186164185156190177167182178169188169202195195178158125

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40444 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40444 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 40444 real estate data, the median home value of $132,600 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 40444. Rentals in 40444 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40444 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,001 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 95 0.7%
 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 2,916 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,395 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,273 20%
 Households Vacant 653 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 15.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 151 23.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 19.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 234 35.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 1%
 1 Bedroom 53 4%
 2 Bedroom 436 36%
 3+ Bedroom 710 59%
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 $45,032 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40444 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. However, that is not the case in 40444. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,040 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,734 25%
 No Earnings 4,122 38%
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 4,040 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,734 25%
 No Earnings 4,122 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,160 91.8%
 Public transportation 54 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 1.0%
 Worked at Home 328 5.8%
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 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 833 18.4%
 High School Graduate 2,777 61.3%
 Associate's degree 194 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 549 12.1%
 Master's degree 112 2.5%
 Professional school degree 49 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,342 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 136 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 269 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40444

ZIP Code 40444 is in the Garrard County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40444.

Camp Dick Robinson Elementary School
7541 Lexington Rd
Lancaster, KY 40444
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garrard County School District
Lancaster Elementary School
205 Lexington St
Lancaster, KY 40444
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garrard County School District
Garrard Middle School
304 West Maple Ave
Lancaster, KY 40444
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Garrard County School District
Garrard County High School
599 Industry Rd
Lancaster, KY 40444
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Garrard County School District
Garrard County Area Technology Center
306 West Maple St
Lancaster, KY 40444
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Garrard County School District

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