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ZIP Code 40740

Primary City:Lily, KY (View All Cities)
County: Laurel County
Timezone: Eastern (7:49am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.02, -84.03
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40740. 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 40740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40740, 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:
Lily, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40740 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 40740 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40740 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,321
Population Density 204 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,326
Median Home Value $88,500
Land Area 16.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,212
Median Household Income $35,774

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5115106221
5-9130139269
10-14131112243
15-19125126251
20-248999188
25-2996106202
30-34113132245
35-39135101236
40-44113107220
45-49139132271
50-54112124236
55-59103103206
60-649493187
65-696272134
70-74465197
75-79273461
80-84122537
85 Plus31417

Gender

 Male 1,645 50%
 Female 1,676 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,250 97.9%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24212546
25-3412372195
35-4419259251
45-5420361264
55-6419445239
65-7411722139
75-8457764
85 Plus11314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 655 54%
 Single Guardian 235 19%
 Singles 248 20%
 Singles With Roommate 74 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 741 61%
 Households with Kids 471 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191231
2282856
3202444
4252449
5262955
6181937
7283058
8322759
9263460
10263157
11362258
12301747
13212647
14181634
15183856
16312354
17342256
18282250
19142135
20211738

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40740 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40740 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 40740 real estate data, the median home value of $88,500 is slightly less 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 40740. Rentals in 40740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,321 100%
 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 547 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 371 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 294 22%
 Households Vacant 114 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 13 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 96 32%
 3+ Bedroom 206 68%
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 $35,774 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40740 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 40740 can expect to fall in that range. 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 998 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 12%
 No Earnings 1,227 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 998 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 12%
 No Earnings 1,227 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,061 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 4%
 Worked at Home 28 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 400 35%
 High School Graduate 642 57%
 Associate's degree 50 4%
 Bachelor's degree 35 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 440 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 179 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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