Data Profile of ZIP Code 40050

Insights on New Castle, KY (ZIP Code 40050)

Kentucky

Comprehensive Demographics Data and In-depth Stats About 40050

The 40050 ZIP Code is associated with the city of New Castle in Kentucky in Henry County in the United States. The current population estimate is 1,399. An estimated 9.7% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $20,555. Approximately 17% of the population lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income sits at $37,083. The median age in ZIP Code 40050 is approximately 46.9 years, and 33.5% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 40050

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40050 is 1,399.

New Castle, KY

The 40050 ZIP Code is associated with New Castle, KY in Henry County.

Area Codes associated with 40050

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40050 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 40050.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40050

Sunrise: 6:37 am
Sunset: 8:57 pm
Sunrise in 40050 6:37 am
Sunrise in 40050 8:57 pm

Weather forecast for 40050

Tonight's forecast for 40050: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Current air quality in 40050

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40050 Good

Internet in 40050

Approximately 78.3% of households in ZIP Code 40050 have a computer, while about 57.1% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40050

The gender split in ZIP Code 40050 is an estimated 43.1% male and approximately 56.9% female.

Health Insurance in 40050

Approximately 7.5% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40050 (New Castle, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40050

The median household income in ZIP Code 40050 is $37,083, while the region's mean household income is $50,422. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $20,555. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40050 of $20,555 is approximately 27.05% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 16.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately74.74% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 16.0% of the population in 40050 earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, while an estimated 15.2% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 0.0% of 40050 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 40050

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 15.2%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 14.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 14.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 16.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 11.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 11.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 11.9%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.7%
$200,000 or more per year 0.0%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40050

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40050, 96.4% is one race, while 3.6% are two or more races. Approximately 0.9% of 40050 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40050 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (94.5%), followed by Black or African American (4.9%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40050

Industry Percent
White 94.5%
Black or African American 4.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native 3.6%
Asian 3.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40050

Residents of ZIP Code 40050 are older than average. The median age of 46.9 years in ZIP Code 40050 is approximately 23.1% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.9% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 33.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.6% of the population in 40050 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 10.7% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 4.4% of 40050 residents are aged 5 to 9 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 40050

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.4%
5 to 9 years 4.4%
10 to 14 years 7.2%
15 to 19 years 4.7%
20 to 24 years 8.1%
25 to 34 years 8.1%
35 to 44 years 9.1%
45 to 54 years 10.7%
55 to 59 years 5.4%
60 to 64 years 6.3%
65 to 74 years 15.6%
75 to 84 years 9.1%
85 years and over 5.7%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40050

In ZIP Code 40050, 100.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Henry County region.

Language Spoken in 40050

Language Spoken Percent
English only 100.0%
Spanish 0.0%
Other Indo-European languages 0.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 40050

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40050, an estimated 26.0% of homes were built between 1980 and 1989. Additionally, 25.5% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Henry County region.

Age of Housing in 40050

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 4.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 10.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 26.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 25.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 10.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 13.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.4%
Built in 1939 or earlier 8.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Education levels in ZIP Code 40050

In ZIP Code 40050, 78.8% of the population graduated high school, while 9.7% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 8.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 5.5% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 45.6% in this Henry County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40050

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 8.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12.3%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 45.6%
Some college, no degree 18.8%
Associate's degree 4.8%
Bachelor's degree 4.2%
Graduate or professional degree 5.5%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 40050 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40050 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 41.6% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40050 is high cholesterol, as approximately 39.0% of adults 18 and older in this Henry County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 40050

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 34.1%
High blood pressure 41.6%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.6%
Current asthma 11.4%
Coronary heart disease 8.3%
Diagnosed diabetes 12.9%
High cholesterol 39.0%
Chronic kidney disease 3.8%
Stroke 4.2%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40050 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40050 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 92.5% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 85.4% of those 18 and above in 40050 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40050 include obesity (39.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (36.9% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40050

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 92.5%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 82.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 76.8%
Cholesterol screening 85.4%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 54.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 40050

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 13.1%
Current smoking 21.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 32.0%
Obesity 39.2%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 36.9%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40050 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40050 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.88 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.45% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.95% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes electricity rates in 40050 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40050

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40050 8.24¢/kWh 8.09¢/kWh 5.43¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40050

Month ZIP Code 40050 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.38 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.08 3 6.31
Mar 4.55 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.29 5.13 7.3
May 5.51 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.91 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.76 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.1 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.72 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.22 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.16 2.33 5.99
Dec 2.89 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes solar power levels in 40050 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40050 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40050, debt collection have received the most complaints in 40050 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Henry County region was written notification about debt.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40050

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Debt collection 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40050

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Written notification about debt 1
* Total 2021 - 2024 (current)

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40050

In 40050, 49.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 26.3 minutes. Approximately 35.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40050 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 15.2% work in other services, except public administration. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40050 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40050. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 40050

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 4.5%
Construction 6.4%
Manufacturing 13.4%
Wholesale trade 1.3%
Retail trade 9.3%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.3%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.4%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 1.1%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 35.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 2.8%
Other services, except public administration 15.2%
Public administration 2.1%

Notes

  • [4] Health data referenced here originate from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
  • [5] Consumer financial product complaint data referenced here originate from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
  • [6] Electricity rates and electricity usage data referenced here originate from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and/or the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Estimates utilize regional U.S. Census Bureau data along with regional NREL and/or EIA data.