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ZIP Code 40759

Primary City:Rockholds, KY (View All Cities)
County: Whitley County
Timezone: Eastern (2:08am)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -84.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40759

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40759. 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 40759. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40759, 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:
Rockholds, KY
Acceptable:
Meadow Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 40759 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40759 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 40759 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40759 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,531
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,071
Median Home Value $56,100
Land Area 48.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 960
Median Household Income $22,556

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59075165
5-98988177
10-1410887195
15-1912899227
20-245469123
25-297159130
30-346976145
35-398091171
40-4497103200
45-4911299211
50-5410396199
55-598376159
60-646276138
65-695458112
70-74413879
75-79202545
80-8482129
85 Plus91726

Gender

 Male 1,278 50%
 Female 1,253 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,495 98.6%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24151934
25-347639115
35-4414348191
45-5419247239
55-6414625171
65-7410323126
75-8460464
85 Plus17320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 502 52%
 Single Guardian 176 18%
 Singles 252 26%
 Singles With Roommate 30 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 600 63%
 Households with Kids 360 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1141529
2172340
322830
4281240
5161632
6201535
7151631
8211738
9172441
10261440
1118523
12232952
13211940
14202040
15271946
16352156
17222648
18292150
19151227
20111425

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40759 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40759 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 40759 real estate data, the median home value of $56,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40759 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 40759 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 40759 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,529 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 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 363 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 389 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 208 19%
 Households Vacant 111 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 6%
 2 Bedroom 144 58%
 3+ Bedroom 87 35%
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 $22,556 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40759 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40759 has very few people that work at home. 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 40759 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 601 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 388 18%
 No Earnings 1,115 53%
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 601 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 388 18%
 No Earnings 1,115 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 843 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 324 40%
 High School Graduate 414 51%
 Associate's degree 11 1%
 Bachelor's degree 26 3%
 Master's degree 29 4%
 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 636 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 40759

ZIP Code 40759 is in the Whitley County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 40759.

Whitley County North Elementary School
6670 Hwy 26
Rockholds, KY 40759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitley County School District
Whitley County Alternative School
29 School St
Rockholds, KY 40759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whitley County School District

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