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ZIP Code 40972

Primary City:Oneida, KY (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Eastern (10:41am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -83.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40972

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40972. 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 40972. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40972, 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:
Oneida, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40972 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40972 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 40972 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40972 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,327
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 653
Median Home Value $51,000
Land Area 56.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 504
Median Household Income $21,544

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27255111238232640465263374231222326
Female35352313428342644345242425624239137
Total626074246665752848010410579985545321513

Gender

 Male 666 50%
 Female 661 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,250 94.2%
 Black Or African American 52 3.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner122853888754308
Renter7153840231353
Total194391128110673511

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 244 48%
 Single Guardian 84 17%
 Singles 163 32%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 367 73%
 Households with Kids 137 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male355653953512131299432924712
Female696915279245329346502965
Total914111520516145917161418128979531317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40972 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40972 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 40972 real estate data, the median home value of $51,000 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 40972. Rentals in 40972 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40972 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,129 85%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 180 14%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 94 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 266 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 144 22%
 Households Vacant 149 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2.7%
 For Sale Only 4 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 22.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 66.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 4%
 1 Bedroom 5 5%
 2 Bedroom 47 49%
 3+ Bedroom 39 41%
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 $21,544 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40972 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 40972 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 40972 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 40972. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 165 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 186 19%
 No Earnings 637 64%
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 165 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 186 19%
 No Earnings 637 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 201 70%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 14%
 Worked at Home 48 17%
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 146 43%
 High School Graduate 164 48%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 21 6%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 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 185 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40972

ZIP Code 40972 is in the Clay County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40972.

Big Creek Elementary
523 North Hwy 66
Oneida, KY 40972
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay County School District
Oneida Elementary School
435 Newfound Rd
Oneida, KY 40972
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clay County School District
Oneida Baptist Institute
11 Mulberry St
Oneida, KY 40972
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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