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ZIP Code 40511

Primary City:Lexington, KY (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (6:25am)
Area code: 859 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -84.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40511

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40511. 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 40511. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40511, 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:
Lexington, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40511 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40511 is located in east 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 40511 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40511 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,798
Population Density 359 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,566
Median Home Value $142,000
Land Area 88.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,536
Median Household Income $49,941

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,3961,3632,759
5-91,1111,0092,120
10-148158271,642
15-197847811,565
20-241,0949612,055
25-291,8461,6083,454
30-341,9921,4993,491
35-391,6431,2592,902
40-441,2459492,194
45-491,0739332,006
50-541,0099201,929
55-598328501,682
60-646067581,364
65-69445485930
70-74284350634
75-79211242453
80-84148233381
85 Plus83154237

Gender

 Male 16,617 52%
 Female 15,181 48%
Gender

Race

 White 18,107 56.9%
 Black Or African American 9,618 30.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 0.4%
 Asian 449 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 2,566 8.1%
 Two Or More Races 913 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24170451621
25-341,8001,2953,095
35-441,5768332,409
45-541,3396091,948
55-641,2524751,727
65-74790194984
75-84495100595
85 Plus13225157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,065 44%
 Single Guardian 2,408 21%
 Singles 3,060 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,003 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,451 65%
 Households with Kids 4,085 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1288293581
2286314600
3244260504
4271258529
5268224492
6257206463
7173193366
8211173384
9202213415
10156174330
11157178335
12185146331
13152185337
14165144309
15185183368
16144161305
17178180358
18155144299
19122113235
20170127297

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40511 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40511 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 40511 real estate data, the median home value of $142,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40511 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40511 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40511 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,959 91.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,670 8.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 42 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 56 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 71 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,060 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,494 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,982 32%
 Households Vacant 1,030 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 391 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 198 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 120 12%
 For Migrant Workers 12 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 260 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 1%
 1 Bedroom 584 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,617 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,720 43%
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 $49,941 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40511 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. More commuters in 40511 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 11,455 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,923 24%
 No Earnings 6,906 28%
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 11,455 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,923 24%
 No Earnings 6,906 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,536 93.9%
 Public transportation 83 0.6%
 Taxicab 14 0.1%
 Motorcycle 45 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 172 1.2%
 Worked at Home 560 3.9%
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. 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 2,008 18%
 High School Graduate 5,464 49%
 Associate's degree 602 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,878 17%
 Master's degree 833 7%
 Professional school degree 285 3%
 Doctorate degree 150 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,547 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 486 8.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 754 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40511

ZIP Code 40511 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40511.

Fayette Regional
3475 Spurr Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Fayette County Learning Center
2420 Spurr Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Leestown Middle School
2010 Leestown Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Russell Cave Elementary School
3375 Russell Cave Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Winburn Middle School
1060 Winburn Dr
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Central Ky Technical College
308 Votech Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District
Blackburn Education Center
3111 Spurr Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District
Opportunity Middle College
164 Oppportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fayette County School District

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