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ZIP Code 40502

Primary City:Lexington, KY (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (12:04am)
Area code: 859 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.02, -84.49
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40502

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40502. 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 40502. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40502, 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:
Lexington, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40502 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40502 is located in east 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 40502 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40502 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,709
Population Density 3,570 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,910
Median Home Value $297,300
Land Area 7.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,573
Median Household Income $60,331

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5846005796361,3191,094869716737787870986815577411302230248
Female5965645805971,4031,1138027197148161,0071,042937632519426391491
Total1,1801,1641,1591,2332,7222,2071,6711,4351,4511,6031,8772,0281,7521,209930728621739

Gender

 Male 12,360 48%
 Female 13,349 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,126 90.0%
 Black Or African American 1,123 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.2%
 Asian 629 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 355 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 418 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner805738921,4041,8801,182784398
Renter1,1141,687805709515219165166
Total1,1942,2601,6972,1132,3951,401949564

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,883 39%
 Single Guardian 1,293 10%
 Singles 4,997 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,400 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,170 81%
 Households with Kids 2,403 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male113113115118125102134125114113115101114136116112127145136211
Female122118128123137109117101100101119108139113119130128110110226
Total235231243241262211251226214214234209253249235242255255246437

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40502 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 40502 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40502 real estate data, the median home value of $297,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 40502. Rentals in 40502 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40502 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,611 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,621 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,572 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,380 39%
 Households Vacant 1,337 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 659 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 193 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 64 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 179 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 216 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 249 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,767 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,009 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,191 23%
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 $60,331 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40502 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. More commuters in 40502 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,244 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,991 31%
 No Earnings 6,565 29%
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 9,244 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,991 31%
 No Earnings 6,565 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,087 87.1%
 Public transportation 257 1.9%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 963 6.9%
 Worked at Home 556 4.0%
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 594 7%
 High School Graduate 2,053 23%
 Associate's degree 224 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,810 31%
 Master's degree 1,153 13%
 Professional school degree 1,342 15%
 Doctorate degree 760 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,543 65.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,111 28.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 212 5.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40502

ZIP Code 40502 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40502.

Alternative Placement
701 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Homebound Secondary
701 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Fayette Private
701 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Ashland Elementary School
195 North Ashland Ave
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Cassidy Elementary School
1125 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Madeline M Breckinridge Elementary School
2101 St Mathilda Dr
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Morton Middle School
1225 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Glendover Elementary School
710 Glendover Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Julius Marks Elementary School
3277 Pepperhill Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Fayette Pre-School
701 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Homebound Elementary
701 East Main St
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Henry Clay High School
2100 Fontaine Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District
Christ the King School
412 Cochran Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Centenary School
2800 Tates Creek Rd
Lexington, KY 40502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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