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ZIP Code 40515

Primary City:Lexington, KY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Boone Creek
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (8:08pm)
Area code: 859 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.9, -84.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40515

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40515. 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 40515. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40515, 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 40515 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40515 is located in east 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 40515 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40515 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,595
Population Density 597 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,580
Median Home Value $202,000
Land Area 56.27 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,689
Median Household Income $68,195

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1481,0122,160
5-91,2041,2282,432
10-141,2351,0772,312
15-191,0579892,046
20-241,1121,3182,430
25-291,3561,4682,824
30-341,2011,2632,464
35-391,3041,2462,550
40-441,1871,2622,449
45-491,2391,4722,711
50-541,2331,3882,621
55-591,0991,1832,282
60-647988241,622
65-69450491941
70-74298348646
75-79186247433
80-84114198312
85 Plus96264360

Gender

 Male 16,317 49%
 Female 17,278 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,805 85.7%
 Black Or African American 2,396 7.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.2%
 Asian 1,155 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 330 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 832 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24105805910
25-341,2081,6602,868
35-441,9488512,799
45-542,4296533,082
55-642,0273662,393
65-74831160991
75-84339110449
85 Plus71126197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,060 52%
 Single Guardian 1,793 13%
 Singles 3,672 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,164 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,045 66%
 Households with Kids 4,644 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1203214417
2240199439
3250196446
4240202442
5248241489
6255244499
7235242477
8234236470
9232265497
10255222477
11245209454
12259240499
13246196442
14230210440
15220232452
16234213447
17249231480
18200169369
19154144298
20136160296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40515 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40515 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 40515 real estate data, the median home value of $202,000 is slightly higher than average 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 40515. Rentals in 40515 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40515 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,413 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 180 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,448 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,510 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,731 32%
 Households Vacant 891 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 374 42.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 3.8%
 For Sale Only 166 18.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 12.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 19.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 68 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,049 24%
 2 Bedroom 1,927 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,288 30%
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 $68,195 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40515 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. More commuters in 40515 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 13,613 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,967 26%
 No Earnings 5,715 22%
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 13,613 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,967 26%
 No Earnings 5,715 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,748 93.9%
 Public transportation 74 0.4%
 Taxicab 22 0.1%
 Motorcycle 47 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 1.2%
 Worked at Home 768 4.1%
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 555 5%
 High School Graduate 3,536 33%
 Associate's degree 647 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,681 34%
 Master's degree 1,271 12%
 Professional school degree 487 5%
 Doctorate degree 502 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,617 62.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,085 28.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 650 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40515

ZIP Code 40515 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40515.

Veterans Park Elementary School
4351 Clearwater Way
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Squires Elementary School
3337 Squire Oak Dr
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Sandersville Elementary
3025 Sandersville Rd
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District
Lexington Universal Academy
4580 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Seton Catholic School
1740 Summerhill Dr
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Christian Academy
3900 Rapid Run Dr
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Porter Memorial Baptist Preschool
4300 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Walnut Hill Day School
575 Walnut Hill Rd
Lexington, KY 40515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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