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ZIP Code 40829

Primary City:Grays Knob, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Eastern (5:05am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.807, -83.302
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40829. 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 40829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40829, 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:
Grays Knob, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40829 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 40829 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40829 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 172
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 86
Land Area 4.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 74
Median Household Income $17,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 48

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


 Male 83 48%
 Female 89 52%


 White 171 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 46 62%
 Single Guardian 8 11%
 Singles 18 24%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 54 73%
 Households with Kids 20 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40829 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40829 were primarily built in the 1980s. Rentals in 40829 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 172 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 17 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 26%
 Households Vacant 12 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 75%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 14 25%
 3+ Bedroom 41 75%
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 $17,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40829 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 40829 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40829 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. More commuters in 40829 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 32 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 33%
 No Earnings 152 55%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 32 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 33%
 No Earnings 152 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 94 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 14%
 Worked at Home 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 89 71%
 High School Graduate 36 29%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 20 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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