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ZIP Code 40456

Primary City:Mount Vernon, KY (View All Cities)
County: Rockcastle County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -84.3
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40456

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40456. 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 40456. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40456, 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:
Mount Vernon, KY
Acceptable:
Climax, Conway, Disputanta

Stats and Demographics for the 40456 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40456 is located in southeast 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 40456 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 40456 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,300
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,218
Median Home Value $77,000
Land Area 172.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,710
Median Household Income $32,413

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2693393173322622362863123483923342912972061761115042
Female25830128827927825129431630836634833930725318613611379
Total527640605611540487580628656758682630604459362247163121

Gender

 Male 4,600 49%
 Female 4,700 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,151 98.4%
 Black Or African American 13 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 74 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5325148362460143325679
Renter9518118317314893507
Total14843266679774952630686

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,916 52%
 Single Guardian 670 18%
 Singles 998 27%
 Singles With Roommate 126 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,494 67%
 Households with Kids 1,216 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5364505661707370656374545769737061567259
Female5363585160596748674759506666664259644863
Total106127108107121129140118132110133104123135139112120120120122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40456 has a slightly less than average 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 40456 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 40456 real estate data, the median home value of $77,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40456 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40456 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40456 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,054 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 102 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 56 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,420 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,360 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 930 22%
 Households Vacant 508 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 46 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 7.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 17.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 236 46.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 129 17%
 2 Bedroom 339 44%
 3+ Bedroom 298 39%
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 $32,413 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40456 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 40456 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,586 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,597 21%
 No Earnings 3,602 46%
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 2,586 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,597 21%
 No Earnings 3,602 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,251 93.0%
 Public transportation 11 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 2.4%
 Worked at Home 150 4.3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 847 26.1%
 High School Graduate 1,880 58.0%
 Associate's degree 165 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 230 7.1%
 Master's degree 96 3.0%
 Professional school degree 22 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,743 85.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 105 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 186 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40456

ZIP Code 40456 is in the Rockcastle County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40456.

Rockcastle Academy for Academic Ach
945 West Main St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rockcastle County School District
Rockcastle County Middle School
945 West Main St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockcastle County School District
Mt. Vernon Elementary
530 Williams St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockcastle County School District
Roundstone Elementary School
6701 North Wilderness Rd
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockcastle County School District
Rockcastle County High School
1545 Hwy 461
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockcastle County School District
Rockcastle County Area Technology Center
1555 Lake Cumberland Rd
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rockcastle County School District

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