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ZIP Code 40117

Primary City:Ekron, KY (View All Cities)
County: Meade County
Timezone: Eastern (7:07pm)
Coordinates:37.89, -86.13
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40117. 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 40117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40117, 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:
Ekron, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40117 is located in central 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 40117 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40117 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,299
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 905
Median Home Value $127,500
Land Area 19.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 853
Median Household Income $65,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56763130
5-97964143
10-149886184
15-198687173
20-246553118
25-295551106
30-346271133
35-397480154
40-447890168
45-49104107211
50-549597192
55-599886184
60-647273145
65-69395796
70-74403373
75-79171734
80-84101323
85 Plus62632

Gender

 Male 1,145 50%
 Female 1,154 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,116 92.0%
 Black Or African American 117 5.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.3%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24151328
25-34553893
35-4412233155
45-5419626222
55-6417417191
65-74993102
75-8436440
85 Plus20222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 509 60%
 Single Guardian 158 19%
 Singles 148 17%
 Singles With Roommate 38 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 550 64%
 Households with Kids 303 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121325
2101121
3141226
4191332
512618
6161834
7181230
8131225
9201636
1091726
11241539
12252045
13131528
14271946
15221436
16182139
17202444
18112031
1915823
209817

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40117 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40117 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 40117 real estate data, the median home value of $127,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40117 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,299 100%
 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 496 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 221 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 15%
 Households Vacant 52 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 13 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 1 0.5%
 2 Bedroom 51 27.6%
 3+ Bedroom 133 71.9%
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 $65,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40117 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 40117. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 813 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 18%
 No Earnings 837 41%
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 813 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 369 18%
 No Earnings 837 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,052 95.7%
 Public transportation 7 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1.4%
 Worked at Home 25 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 90 11%
 High School Graduate 502 60%
 Associate's degree 160 19%
 Bachelor's degree 60 7%
 Master's degree 26 3%
 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 533 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40117

ZIP Code 40117 is in the Meade County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40117.

Ekron Elementary School
2500 Haysville Rd
Ekron, KY 40117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meade County School District
Flaherty Elementary School
2615 Flaherty Rd
Ekron, KY 40117
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meade County School District
Flaherty Primary School
2635 Flaherty Rd
Ekron, KY 40117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meade County School District

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