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ZIP Code 40823

Primary City:Cumberland, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Harlan
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Coordinates:37.0, -83.0
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40823. 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 40823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40823, 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:
Cumberland, KY
Acceptable:
Chad, Hiram, Oven Fork

Stats and Demographics for the 40823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40823 is located in southeast Kentucky and covers a slightly less 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 40823 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40823 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,231
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,072
Median Home Value $45,100
Land Area 57.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,758
Median Household Income $24,675

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14514312814711612511512611812616116713010589473827
Female13512915611713412011412112815416516013711494716069
Total2802722842642502452292472462803263272672191831189896

Gender

 Male 2,053 49%
 Female 2,178 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,069 96.2%
 Black Or African American 95 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 43 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner149714923126721212752
Renter911191221088845279
Total10521627133935525715461

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 823 47%
 Single Guardian 364 21%
 Singles 514 29%
 Singles With Roommate 57 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,203 68%
 Households with Kids 555 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3025202331243730212628262325362226382521
Female3138242433302413292833303134321425252127
Total6163444764546143505461565459683651634648

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40823 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 40823 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1970s. Looking at 40823 real estate data, the median home value of $45,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40823 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40823 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40823 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,147 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 407 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 742 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 609 29%
 Households Vacant 314 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 29 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 26%
 1 Bedroom 98 17%
 2 Bedroom 130 23%
 3+ Bedroom 190 34%
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 $24,675 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40823 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40823 has very few people that work at home. 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 40823 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 823 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 520 15%
 No Earnings 2,016 60%
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 823 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 520 15%
 No Earnings 2,016 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,107 94.7%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 5.0%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
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 372 26%
 High School Graduate 759 54%
 Associate's degree 173 12%
 Bachelor's degree 36 3%
 Master's degree 51 4%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 630 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 146 17.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40823

ZIP Code 40823 is in the Harlan County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40823.

Cumberland Elementary School
322 Golf Course Rd
Cumberland, KY 40823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harlan County School District
Victory Rd Christian Academy
183 Victory Rd
Cumberland, KY 40823
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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