Data Profile of ZIP Code 40177

Insights on West Point, KY (ZIP Code 40177)

Kentucky

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 40177

The 40177 ZIP Code is associated with the city of West Point in Kentucky in Hardin County in the United States. The current population estimate is 1,672. An estimated 17.0% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $31,162. The median age in the 40177 ZIP Code is 36.8 years, with 17.0% of residents aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this ZIP sits at $41,127, and approximately 22% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Population in 40177

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40177 is 1,672.

West Point, KY

The 40177 ZIP Code is associated with West Point, KY in Hardin County.

Area Codes associated with 40177

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40177 include 502.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40177

Sunrise: 6:41 am
Sunset: 8:59 pm
Sunrise in 40177 6:41 am
Sunrise in 40177 8:59 pm

Weather forecast for 40177

Overnight's forecast for 40177: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 1 mph.

Current air quality in 40177

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 40177 Fair

Internet in 40177

Approximately 87.9% of households in ZIP Code 40177 have a computer, while about 79.3% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40177

In ZIP Code 40177, females make up an estimated 45.0% of the overall population, while males comprise approximately 55.0%.

Health Insurance in 40177

Approximately 9.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40177 (West Point, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40177

The median household income in ZIP Code 40177 is $41,127, while the region's mean household income is $74,336. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $31,162. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40177 of $31,162 is approximately 10.59% more than the per capita income in Kentucky overall of $28,178. An estimated 21.8% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately129.47% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 23.2% of the population in 40177 earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, while an estimated 22.8% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 1.3% of 40177 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 7.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 8.5%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 9.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 10.8%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 23.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 22.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 5.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 6.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 1.3%
$200,000 or more per year 3.8%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40177

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40177, 99.9% is one race, while 0.1% are two or more races. Approximately 1.0% of 40177 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40177 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (96.5%), followed by Asian (2.8%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40177. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40177

Industry Percent
White 96.5%
Black or African American 0.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 2.8%
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 40177

Residents of ZIP Code 40177 are younger than average. The median age of 36.8 years in ZIP Code 40177 is approximately 3.41% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 72.9% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 17.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.4% of the population in 40177 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 14.2% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.3% of 40177 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 7.2%
5 to 9 years 5.0%
10 to 14 years 10.9%
15 to 19 years 5.4%
20 to 24 years 3.6%
25 to 34 years 15.4%
35 to 44 years 14.2%
45 to 54 years 13.3%
55 to 59 years 5.1%
60 to 64 years 5.7%
65 to 74 years 8.1%
75 to 84 years 3.6%
85 years and over 2.3%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40177

In ZIP Code 40177, 95.8% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.8% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 3.2% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.2% 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 Hardin County region.

Language Spoken in 40177

Language Spoken Percent
English only 95.8%
Spanish 0.8%
Other Indo-European languages 3.2%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.2%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40177, an estimated 21.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 18.9% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Hardin County region.

Age of Housing in 40177

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.2%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 18.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 15.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 7.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 6.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 14.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 9.1%
Built in 1939 or earlier 21.6%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

In ZIP Code 40177, 78.7% of the population graduated high school, while 17.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 9.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 7.8% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 43.7% in this Hardin County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40177

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 9.8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11.5%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 43.7%
Some college, no degree 15.7%
Associate's degree 2.4%
Bachelor's degree 9.3%
Graduate or professional degree 7.8%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40177 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 39.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40177 is high cholesterol, as approximately 38.1% of adults 18 and older in this Hardin County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 33.4%
High blood pressure 39.8%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.8%
Current asthma 12.2%
Coronary heart disease 8.0%
Diagnosed diabetes 13.5%
High cholesterol 38.1%
Chronic kidney disease 3.4%
Stroke 3.8%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40177 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40177 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 91% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 81.4% of those 18 and above in 40177 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40177 include obesity (44.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (38.7% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40177

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 91%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 80.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 73.1%
Cholesterol screening 81.4%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 48.0%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177. 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 40177

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 13.7%
Current smoking 28.6%
No leisure-time physical activity 34.9%
Obesity 44.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.7%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40177 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40177 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.91 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.17% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.49% 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 40177. This visualizes electricity rates in 40177 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40177

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40177 9¢/kWh 8.34¢/kWh 6.17¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40177

Month ZIP Code 40177 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.65 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.2 3 6.31
Mar 4.58 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.23 5.13 7.3
May 5.44 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.84 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.77 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.02 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.73 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.07 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.03 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.39 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 40177. This visualizes solar power levels in 40177 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40177

In 40177, 56.0% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 1.6% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 31.1 minutes. Approximately 19.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40177 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.9% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.4% of 40177 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40177. 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 40177

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.5%
Construction 9.9%
Manufacturing 11.4%
Wholesale trade 5.5%
Retail trade 10.2%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 9.4%
Information 1.4%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.6%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 17.9%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 19.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 3.6%
Other services, except public administration 3.2%
Public administration 3.3%

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.