Data Profile of ZIP Code 40070

Insights on Sulphur, KY (ZIP Code 40070)

Kentucky

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 40070

The 40070 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Sulphur in Kentucky in Henry County in the United States. The current population estimate is 748. The median age in ZIP Code 40070 is approximately 36.7 years, and 4.7% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.

Population in 40070

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40070 is 748.

Sulphur, KY

The 40070 ZIP Code is associated with Sulphur, KY in Henry County.

Area Codes associated with 40070

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40070 include 502.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40070

Sunrise: 6:28 am
Sunset: 9:05 pm
Sunrise in 40070 6:28 am
Sunrise in 40070 9:05 pm

Weather forecast for 40070

Today's forecast for 40070: Isolated rain showers between 11am and 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Current air quality in 40070

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 40070 Fair

Internet in 40070

Approximately 100.0% of households in ZIP Code 40070 have a computer, while about 96.4% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40070

The gender split in ZIP Code 40070 is an estimated 57.4% male and approximately 42.6% female.

Health Insurance in 40070

Approximately 7.6% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40070 (Sulphur, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40070

Regarding household income, approximately 21.1% of the population in 40070 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 19.5% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 0.0% of 40070 residents earn $25,000 to $34,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 2.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 0.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 16.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 0.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 10.8%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 21.1%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 19.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 15.9%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 8.8%
$200,000 or more per year 4.8%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40070

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40070, 100.0% is one race, while 0.0% are two or more races. Approximately 0.0% of 40070 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40070 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.2%), followed by Black or African American (2.8%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40070. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40070

Industry Percent
White 97.2%
Black or African American 2.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.0%
Asian 0.0%
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 40070

Residents of ZIP Code 40070 are younger than average. The median age of 36.7 years in ZIP Code 40070 is approximately 3.67% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 69.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 4.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 22.2% of the population in 40070 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 18.2% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 40070 residents are aged 60 to 64 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 1.5%
5 to 9 years 4.3%
10 to 14 years 15.0%
15 to 19 years 11.6%
20 to 24 years 3.9%
25 to 34 years 7.2%
35 to 44 years 18.2%
45 to 54 years 22.2%
55 to 59 years 11.5%
60 to 64 years 0.0%
65 to 74 years 2.3%
75 to 84 years 1.2%
85 years and over 1.2%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40070

In ZIP Code 40070, 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 40070

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 40070. 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 40070

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40070, an estimated 31.5% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 24.7% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Henry County region.

Age of Housing in 40070

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 4.8%
Built between 2010 and 2013 5.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 21.5%
Built between 1990 and 1999 24.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 3.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 0.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 8.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 0.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 0.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 31.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070

In ZIP Code 40070, 92.5% of the population graduated high school, while 19.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 5.0% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 26.2% in this Henry County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40070

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 26.2%
Some college, no degree 30.4%
Associate's degree 16.4%
Bachelor's degree 14.5%
Graduate or professional degree 5.0%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40070 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 38.7% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40070 is high cholesterol, as approximately 37.3% 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 40070. 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 40070

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 30.3%
High blood pressure 38.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.8%
Current asthma 11.1%
Coronary heart disease 7.1%
Diagnosed diabetes 11.7%
High cholesterol 37.3%
Chronic kidney disease 3.1%
Stroke 3.4%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40070 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40070 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 92.4% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.0% of those 18 and above in 40070 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40070 include obesity (40.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (38.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40070

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 92.4%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 79.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.4%
Cholesterol screening 84.0%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 53.8%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070. 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 40070

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 15.0%
Current smoking 23.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 30.1%
Obesity 40.8%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.0%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40070 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40070 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.95 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.15% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.89% 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 40070. This visualizes electricity rates in 40070 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40070

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40070 10.85¢/kWh 8.96¢/kWh 7.01¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40070

Month ZIP Code 40070 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.48 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.09 3 6.31
Mar 5.12 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.35 5.13 7.3
May 5.58 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.9 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.75 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.95 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.83 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.19 3.32 6.92
Nov 4 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.16 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 40070. This visualizes solar power levels in 40070 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40070

In 40070, 66.4% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 9.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 31.7 minutes. Approximately 34.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40070 work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services, while an estimated 31.4% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40070 workers 16 years and over work in other services, except public administration.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40070. 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 40070

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 4.1%
Construction 3.2%
Manufacturing 9.1%
Wholesale trade 0.0%
Retail trade 6.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 0.0%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 2.6%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 0.0%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 31.4%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 34.9%
Other services, except public administration 0.0%
Public administration 8.2%

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.