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ZIP Code 40744

Primary City:London, KY (View All Cities)
County: Laurel County
Timezone: Eastern (6:35am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -84.1
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40744

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40744. 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 40744. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40744, 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:
London, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40744 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40744 is located in southeast 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 40744 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40744 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,334
Population Density 174 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,748
Median Home Value $107,300
Land Area 105.66 sq mi
Water Area 3.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,117
Median Household Income $39,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56186131,231
5-96516801,331
10-146806661,346
15-196165751,191
20-24473490963
25-295176231,140
30-346086651,273
35-396686381,306
40-446466721,318
45-496467011,347
50-546717161,387
55-596006251,225
60-645395261,065
65-69386424810
70-74250302552
75-79182232414
80-84130133263
85 Plus53119172

Gender

 Male 8,934 49%
 Female 9,400 51%
Gender

Race

 White 17,764 96.9%
 Black Or African American 115 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.2%
 Asian 120 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 95 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 195 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2475231306
25-346324741,106
35-449574131,370
45-541,1783591,537
55-641,1042131,317
65-74753125878
75-8440863471
85 Plus11715132

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,038 57%
 Single Guardian 1,264 18%
 Singles 1,516 21%
 Singles With Roommate 299 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,511 63%
 Households with Kids 2,606 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121129250
2112118230
3143124267
4125125250
5124136260
6133126259
7138131269
8122149271
9134138272
10158144302
11139133272
12127137264
13130125255
14126127253
15132126258
16118105223
17132141273
18127107234
1910796203
209774171

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40744 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40744 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 40744 real estate data, the median home value of $107,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 40744. Rentals in 40744 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40744 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,334 100%
 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 3,169 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,055 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,893 24%
 Households Vacant 631 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 181 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 77 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 231 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 218 12%
 2 Bedroom 818 43%
 3+ Bedroom 851 45%
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 $39,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 40744 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 40744 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 4,944 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,636 19%
 No Earnings 6,120 45%
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 4,944 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,636 19%
 No Earnings 6,120 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,212 95.0%
 Public transportation 12 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 1.1%
 Worked at Home 224 3.4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,600 27%
 High School Graduate 3,077 52%
 Associate's degree 297 5%
 Bachelor's degree 609 10%
 Master's degree 154 3%
 Professional school degree 92 2%
 Doctorate degree 50 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,427 75.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 217 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 556 17.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40744

ZIP Code 40744 is in the Laurel County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40744.

Camp Ground Elementary School
6800 Barbourville Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Laurel County School District
Sublimity Elementary School
900 Sublimity School Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Laurel County School District
Wyan-Pine Grove Elementary
2330 Keavy Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Laurel County School District
South Laurel High School
201 South Laurel Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Laurel County School District
Laurel Technical College
235 South Laurel Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Laurel County School District
Mcdaniel Learning Center
275 South Laurel Rd
London, KY 40744
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Laurel County School District

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