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ZIP Code 40601

Primary City:Frankfort, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:00am)
Coordinates:38.2, -84.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40601. 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 40601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40601, 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:
Frankfort, KY
Acceptable:
Hatton

Stats and Demographics for the 40601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40601 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 40601 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,566
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,523
Median Home Value $139,100
Land Area 220.48 sq mi
Water Area 4.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,979
Median Household Income $46,063

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
Male1,5511,5261,5071,7251,5401,4961,4041,5551,6861,7901,8031,7781,4981,042733558356267
Female1,4541,5201,4461,6831,5871,5881,5621,6591,5971,9652,0081,9191,7091,232935699586602
Total3,0053,0462,9533,4083,1273,0842,9663,2143,2833,7553,8113,6973,2072,2741,6681,257942869

Gender

 Male 23,815 48%
 Female 25,751 52%
Gender

Race

 White 41,982 84.7%
 Black Or African American 4,997 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.2%
 Asian 708 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 669 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,099 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1291,1962,1493,0933,2442,1101,282449
Renter8981,7321,4231,337963484312178
Total1,0272,9283,5724,4304,2072,5941,594627

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,242 44%
 Single Guardian 3,856 18%
 Singles 6,602 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,279 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,758 70%
 Households with Kids 6,221 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male303282366304322300304295305316293303313282317302334395377334
Female265324299308308308298304302294298285289280283265299371465360
Total568606665612630608602599607610591588602562600567633766842694

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40601 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 40601 real estate data, the median home value of $139,100 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 40601. Rentals in 40601 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 40601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 47,965 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 53 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 188 0.4%
 Other Institutional 68 0.1%
 College Student Housing 916 1.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 368 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,636 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,016 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,327 31%
 Households Vacant 2,544 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 997 39.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 57 2.2%
 For Sale Only 613 24.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 90 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 189 7.4%
 For Migrant Workers 6 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 592 23.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 209 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,952 24%
 2 Bedroom 3,268 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,657 33%
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 $46,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40601 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 40601 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 16,374 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,610 24%
 No Earnings 14,369 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 16,374 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,610 24%
 No Earnings 14,369 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,439 92.6%
 Public transportation 303 1.4%
 Taxicab 30 0.1%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 632 2.9%
 Worked at Home 644 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 2,547 16%
 High School Graduate 8,517 53%
 Associate's degree 540 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,821 18%
 Master's degree 1,107 7%
 Professional school degree 269 2%
 Doctorate degree 220 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,307 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 737 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 942 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40601

ZIP Code 40601 is in the Frankfort Independent School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40601.

Capital City Prep
328 Shelby St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Frankfort Independent School District
The Academy
400 Democrat Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Franklin County School District
Second Street School
506 West Second St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frankfort Independent School District
Bondurant Middle School
Bondurant Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Collins Lane
1 Cougar Ln
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Elkhorn Middle School
1060 East Main St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Elkhorn Elementary School
982 East Main St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Hearn Elementary
300 Copperleaf Blvd
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Peaks Mill Elementary
100 Peaks Mill Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Westridge Elementary
200 Pebblebrook Way
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Bridgeport Elementary School
10 Doctors Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Early Learning Village
200 Larlan Ave
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District
Frankfort High School
328 Shelby St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Frankfort Independent School District
Franklin County High School
1100 East Main St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County School District
Western Hills High School
100 Doctors Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County School District
Franklin County Career and Technical Center
1106 East Main St
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County School District
Good Shepherd School
75 Shepherd Way
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Capital Day School
120 Deepwood Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Frankfort Christian Academy
1349a Us Highway 421 S
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Stewart Home School
4200 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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