Data Profile of ZIP Code 40142

Insights on Guston, KY (ZIP Code 40142)

Kentucky

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 40142

The 40142 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Guston in Kentucky in Meade County in the United States. The current population estimate is 2,181. An estimated 8.0% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $32,677. The median age in the 40142 ZIP Code is 42.8 years, with 13.8% of residents aged 62 years and older. Approximately 2% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $66,857.

Population in 40142

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40142 is 2,181.

Guston, KY

The 40142 ZIP Code is associated with Guston, KY in Meade County.

Area Codes associated with 40142

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40142 include 270.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40142

Sunrise: 6:42 am
Sunset: 8:59 pm
Sunrise in 40142 6:42 am
Sunrise in 40142 8:59 pm

Weather forecast for 40142

Overnight's forecast for 40142: Areas of fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 1 mph.

Current air quality in 40142

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40142 Good

Internet in 40142

Approximately 95.4% of households in ZIP Code 40142 have a computer, while about 82.9% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40142

In ZIP Code 40142, females make up an estimated 46.6% of the overall population, while males comprise approximately 53.4%.

Health Insurance in 40142

Approximately 6.7% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40142 (Guston, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40142

The median household income in ZIP Code 40142 is $66,857, while the region's mean household income is $76,323. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $32,677. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40142 of $32,677 is approximately 15.97% more than the per capita income in Kentucky overall of $28,178. An estimated 1.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 83.16% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 31.9% of the population in 40142 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 20.1% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 0.0% of 40142 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 1.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 5.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 5.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 3.4%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 9.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 31.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 20.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 13.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 8.5%
$200,000 or more per year 0.0%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40142

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40142, 98.6% is one race, while 1.4% are two or more races. Approximately 0.2% of 40142 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40142 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (92.8%), followed by Black or African American (7.5%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40142. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40142

Industry Percent
White 92.8%
Black or African American 7.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.1%
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 40142

Residents of ZIP Code 40142 are older than average. The median age of 42.8 years in ZIP Code 40142 is approximately 12.34% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 81.4% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 13.8% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.7% of the population in 40142 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 15.4% are aged 25 to 34 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 40142 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.0%
5 to 9 years 5.9%
10 to 14 years 5.7%
15 to 19 years 4.0%
20 to 24 years 2.2%
25 to 34 years 15.4%
35 to 44 years 14.9%
45 to 54 years 16.7%
55 to 59 years 13.6%
60 to 64 years 3.3%
65 to 74 years 9.4%
75 to 84 years 3.9%
85 years and over 0.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40142

In ZIP Code 40142, 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 Meade County region.

Language Spoken in 40142

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 40142. 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 40142

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40142, an estimated 29.5% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 20.2% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.8% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Meade County region.

Age of Housing in 40142

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.8%
Built between 2010 and 2013 10.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 15.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 29.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 6.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 20.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 7.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 2.9%
Built in 1939 or earlier 2.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142

In ZIP Code 40142, 86.9% of the population graduated high school, while 8.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 6.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 48.1% in this Meade County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40142

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 48.1%
Some college, no degree 18.9%
Associate's degree 11.9%
Bachelor's degree 1.8%
Graduate or professional degree 6.2%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40142 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 36.1% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40142 is high cholesterol, as approximately 35.5% of adults 18 and older in this Meade County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 29.4%
High blood pressure 36.1%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.8%
Current asthma 11.0%
Coronary heart disease 6.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 10.6%
High cholesterol 35.5%
Chronic kidney disease 2.9%
Stroke 3.1%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40142 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40142 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.3% of those 18 and above in 40142 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40142 include sleeping less than 7 hours (38.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (38.5% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40142

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 93.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 79.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.0%
Cholesterol screening 84.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 55.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142. 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 40142

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 14.8%
Current smoking 21.7%
No leisure-time physical activity 28.1%
Obesity 38.5%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.8%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40142 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40142 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.92 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.42% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.34% 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 40142. This visualizes electricity rates in 40142 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40142

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40142 8.02¢/kWh 8.02¢/kWh 5.35¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40142

Month ZIP Code 40142 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.66 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.02 3 6.31
Mar 4.78 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.35 5.13 7.3
May 5.41 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.78 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.9 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.86 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.8 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.23 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.01 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.22 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 40142. This visualizes solar power levels in 40142 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40142 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40142, credit reporting or other personal consumer reports have received the most complaints in 40142 in the past 12 months. Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Meade County region was problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 40142. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40142

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 17
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40142

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 10
Improper use of your report 7
Fraud or scam 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 40142. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40142

In 40142, 66.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 0.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 40.2 minutes. Approximately 28.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40142 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 19.0% work in construction. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40142 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40142. 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 40142

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 3.1%
Construction 19.0%
Manufacturing 13.1%
Wholesale trade 0.7%
Retail trade 11.7%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.7%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.7%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 28.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 2.5%
Other services, except public administration 1.4%
Public administration 3.7%

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.