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ZIP Code 40844

Primary City:Hoskinston, KY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Leslie County
Timezone: Eastern (3:02am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.09, -83.37
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40844. 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 40844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40844, 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:
Hoskinston, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40844 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 40844 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40844 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 123
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 68
Land Area 8.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 56

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 47

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


 Male 60 49%
 Female 63 51%


 White 121 98%
 Black Or African American 1 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 1 1%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 46%
 Single Guardian 12 21%
 Singles 14 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 44 79%
 Households with Kids 12 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40844 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40844 were primarily built in the 1980s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 123 100%
 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 9 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 60%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 9%
 Households Vacant 12 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40844 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. The commute in 40844 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 11 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 17 61%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 17 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 40844 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 8 47%
 Associate's degree 9 53%
 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 10 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40844

ZIP Code 40844 is in the Leslie County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40844.

Stinnett Elementary School
12975 Hwy 421
Hoskinston, KY 40844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Leslie County School District

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