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ZIP Code 40505

Primary City:Lexington, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bryan Station
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (5:13pm)
Area code: 859 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.06, -84.45
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40505

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40505. 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 40505. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40505, 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 40505 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40505 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 40505 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 small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40505 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,040
Population Density 3,263 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,162
Median Home Value $110,500
Land Area 7.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,020
Median Household Income $33,619

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8337797737888051,0079838888561,0021,008853738533412296194127
Female8607457407727639009258178401,0021,030934757635478405321241
Total1,6931,5241,5131,5601,5681,9071,9081,7051,6962,0042,0381,7871,4951,168890701515368

Gender

 Male 12,875 49%
 Female 13,165 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,405 70.7%
 Black Or African American 5,201 20.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.3%
 Asian 194 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 1,412 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 721 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner756668561,3461,3421,105740240
Renter4121,1239811,02466526213746
Total4871,7891,8372,3702,0071,367877286

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,156 38%
 Single Guardian 2,497 23%
 Singles 3,453 31%
 Singles With Roommate 914 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,923 72%
 Households with Kids 3,097 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165155170175157164154148156181155144138155163151187153134150
Female177154173174150144142141168157156159148120148123145195161152
Total342309343349307308296289324338311303286275311274332348295302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40505 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40505 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 40505 real estate data, the median home value of $110,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40505 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40505 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40505 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,947 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 93 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,455 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,915 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,650 38%
 Households Vacant 1,142 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 515 45.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2.0%
 For Sale Only 179 15.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 365 32.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 225 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,333 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,898 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,474 30%
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 $33,619 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40505 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. More commuters in 40505 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 7,842 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,627 27%
 No Earnings 7,477 36%
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 7,842 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,627 27%
 No Earnings 7,477 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,312 91.7%
 Public transportation 193 1.7%
 Taxicab 44 0.4%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 351 3.1%
 Worked at Home 344 3.1%
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 2,178 25.8%
 High School Graduate 4,901 58.0%
 Associate's degree 344 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 768 9.1%
 Master's degree 169 2.0%
 Professional school degree 30 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 54 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,957 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 4.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 797 16.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40505

ZIP Code 40505 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40505.

Carter G. Woodson Academy
1813 Charleston Dr
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Arlington Elementary School
122 Arceme Ave
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Crawford Middle School
1813 Charleston Dr
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Bryan Station Middle School
1865 Wickland Dr
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Deep Springs Elementary School
1919 Brynell Dr
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Dixie Elementary Magnet School
1940 Eastland Parkway
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Northern Elementary School
340 Rookwood Ext'D
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Yates Elementary School
695 East New Circle Rd
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Meadowthorpe Elementary School
1710 Forbes Rd
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Mary Todd Elementary School
551 Parkside Dr
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Bryan Station High School
201 Eastin Rd
Lexington, KY 40505
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District

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