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ZIP Code 40906

Primary City:Barbourville, KY (View All Cities)
County: Knox County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -83.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40906

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40906. 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 40906. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40906, 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:
Barbourville, KY
Acceptable:
Bailey Switch, Baughman, Crane Nest, Gausdale, Himyar, Jarvis, Kayjay, Swanpond, Tedders, Woollum

Stats and Demographics for the 40906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40906 is located in southeast 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 40906 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40906 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,132
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,045
Median Home Value $69,600
Land Area 123.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,416
Median Household Income $22,418

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3653773934264733003293563563513603192982631841266651
Female365335337459374338315353365418400383342341225157117115
Total730712730885847638644709721769760702640604409283183166

Gender

 Male 5,393 48%
 Female 5,739 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,618 95.4%
 Black Or African American 298 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.3%
 Asian 17 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 130 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5126045059959249024885
Renter1822783292792571959031
Total233538779878849685338116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,007 45%
 Single Guardian 904 20%
 Singles 1,326 30%
 Singles With Roommate 179 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,002 68%
 Households with Kids 1,414 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male567890697289786771818087717492807674104115
Female627672696969666467727365666184787499124106
Total118154162138141158144131138153153152137135176158150173228221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40906 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 40906 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 40906 real estate data, the median home value of $69,600 is low 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 40906. Rentals in 40906 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,602 95.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 53 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 44 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 132 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 301 2.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,269 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,506 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,641 33%
 Households Vacant 629 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 206 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 33 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 300 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 111 6%
 1 Bedroom 262 13%
 2 Bedroom 788 41%
 3+ Bedroom 783 40%
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 $22,418 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40906 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 40906 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 2,268 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,665 18%
 No Earnings 5,313 57%
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 2,268 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,665 18%
 No Earnings 5,313 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,828 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 192 6%
 Worked at Home 118 4%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,269 34.1%
 High School Graduate 2,066 55.5%
 Associate's degree 21 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 281 7.6%
 Master's degree 3 0.1%
 Professional school degree 59 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,939 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 107 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 204 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40906

ZIP Code 40906 is in the Barbourville Independent School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40906.

Barbourville City School
140 School St
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Barbourville Independent School District
Knox Appalachian School
1909 Ky Hwy 3439
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Knox County School District
G R Hampton Elementary School
60 Ky 3441
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Jesse D Lay Elementary School
220 North Allison Ave
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Central Elementary School
1000 Ky 3439 1000 Ky 3439
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knox County School District
Knox County Learning Academy
135 Wall St
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District
Knox Central High School
100 Panther Way
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District
Knox County Middle School
311 North Main St
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Knox County School District
Knox County Area Technology Center
210 Wall St
Barbourville, KY 40906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knox County School District

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