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ZIP Code 40210

Post Office City:Louisville, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Park Hill
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (5:06pm)
Area code: 502 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.23, -85.79
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40210

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 40210. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 40210 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Louisville, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40210 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 40210 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40210 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,822
Population Density 4,606 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,258
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 3.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,901
Median Household Income $20,069

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56196501,269
5-95925771,169
10-146105201,130
15-195945811,175
20-24432551983
25-29358519877
30-34392503895
35-39352454806
40-44373462835
45-494736001,073
50-545436451,188
55-59411538949
60-64322372694
65-69215333548
70-74171282453
75-79133216349
80-8476165241
85 Plus47141188

Gender

 Male 6,713 45%
 Female 8,109 55%
Gender

Race

 White 1,056 7.1%
 Black Or African American 13,298 89.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 18 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 53 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 360 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2426293319
25-34131693824
35-44273639912
45-545857641,349
55-646434771,120
65-74497258755
75-84348121469
85 Plus9954153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,051 18%
 Single Guardian 2,389 40%
 Singles 2,153 36%
 Singles With Roommate 308 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,908 66%
 Households with Kids 1,993 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121132253
2133141274
3104117221
4126120246
512393216
6103125228
7120132252
8108118226
9138109247
10130114244
11120134254
12136100236
1311087197
1411485199
15117128245
16113109222
17113121234
18130118248
19121105226
2096124220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40210 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 40210 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 40210 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40210 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,436 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 154 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 232 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,706 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 896 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,299 45%
 Households Vacant 1,357 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 650 47.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 85 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 597 44.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 2%
 1 Bedroom 837 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,446 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,312 36%
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 $20,069 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40210 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. ZIP code 40210 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 40210 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 2,781 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,050 27%
 No Earnings 5,352 48%
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 2,781 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,050 27%
 No Earnings 5,352 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,494 74.1%
 Public transportation 716 15.2%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 396 8.4%
 Worked at Home 88 1.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,238 24.2%
 High School Graduate 5,660 61.2%
 Associate's degree 612 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 527 5.7%
 Master's degree 180 1.9%
 Professional school degree 33 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,352 92.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 2.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40210

ZIP Code 40210 is in the Jefferson County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40210.

Wheatley Elementary
1107 South 17th St
Louisville, KY 40210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District
Johnson Traditional Middle School
2509 Wilson Ave
Louisville, KY 40210
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District

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