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ZIP Code 40843

Primary City:Holmes Mill, KY (View All Cities)
County: Harlan County
Timezone: Eastern (12:34pm)
Area code: 606 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.89, -82.93
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 40843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 40843. 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 40843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 40843, 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:
Holmes Mill, KY

Stats and Demographics for the 40843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 40843 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 40843 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 40843 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 259
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 142
Median Home Value $43,700
Land Area 30.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 112
Median Household Income $14,946

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 551015
5-9178
10-146713
15-195914
20-24549
25-2910717
30-34101121
35-3911718
40-44369
45-49111526
50-5461218
55-59151328
60-64111122
65-6911819
70-74235
75-79549
80-84055
85 Plus123

Gender

 Male 118 46%
 Female 141 54%
Gender

Race

 White 259 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-348513
35-4410414
45-5416319
55-6432335
65-7413417
75-8411011
85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 53 47%
 Single Guardian 23 21%
 Singles 35 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 88 79%
 Households with Kids 24 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1022
2022
3325
4202
5000
6011
7011
8123
9033
10134
11112
12224
13101
14112
15022
16112
17033
18112
19325
20000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 40843 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 40843 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 40843 real estate data, the median home value of $43,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 40843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 259 100%
 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 21 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 72 51%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 13%
 Households Vacant 30 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $14,946 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 40843 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 40843 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. However, that is not the case in 40843. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 24 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 224 90%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 24 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 224 90%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 53%
 High School Graduate 47 47%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 17 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 35%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes