Data Profile of ZIP Code 40208

Insights on Louisville, KY (ZIP Code 40208)

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Demographics Data and In-depth Information About 40208

The 40208 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Louisville in Kentucky in Jefferson County in the United States. The current population estimate is 16,036. The 40208 ZIP Code has a median age of 22.8 years, and 10.9% of residents are aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this region is $30,318, while about 21% of the population lives below the poverty line. An estimated 24.4% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $16,837.

Population in 40208

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40208 is 16,036.

Louisville, KY

The 40208 ZIP Code is associated with Louisville, KY in Jefferson County.

Area Codes associated with 40208

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40208 include 502.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40208

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 8:58 pm
Sunrise in 40208 6:40 am
Sunrise in 40208 8:58 pm

Weather forecast for 40208

Tonight's forecast for 40208: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.

Current air quality in 40208

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 40208 Fair

Internet in 40208

Approximately 88.7% of households in ZIP Code 40208 have a computer, while about 77.1% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40208

In ZIP Code 40208, males make up an estimated 48.4% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 51.6%.

Health Insurance in 40208

Approximately 10.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40208 (Louisville, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40208

The median household income in ZIP Code 40208 is $30,318, while the region's mean household income is $41,424. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $16,837. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40208 of $16,837 is approximately 40.25% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 20.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately117.89% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 20.0% of the population in 40208 earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, while an estimated 15.7% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 0.9% of 40208 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 15.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 9.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 20.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 14.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 15.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 12.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 4.9%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 6.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 0.9%
$200,000 or more per year 1.6%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40208

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40208, 94.9% is one race, while 5.1% are two or more races. Approximately 3.2% of 40208 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40208 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (70.2%), followed by Black or African American (29.9%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40208. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40208

Industry Percent
White 70.2%
Black or African American 29.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.9%
Asian 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Some other race 0.8%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40208

Residents of ZIP Code 40208 are younger than average. The median age of 22.8 years in ZIP Code 40208 is approximately 40.16% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 89.7% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 10.9% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 24.4% of the population in 40208 falls in the age group 20 to 24 years, while an estimated 21.5% are aged 15 to 19 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.9% of 40208 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 2.8%
5 to 9 years 2.9%
10 to 14 years 3.0%
15 to 19 years 21.5%
20 to 24 years 24.4%
25 to 34 years 12.7%
35 to 44 years 7.1%
45 to 54 years 7.4%
55 to 59 years 4.9%
60 to 64 years 5.6%
65 to 74 years 4.9%
75 to 84 years 1.8%
85 years and over 0.9%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40208

In ZIP Code 40208, 93.8% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.6% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 2.2% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.9% of homes. Lastly, 1.6% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Jefferson County region.

Language Spoken in 40208

Language Spoken Percent
English only 93.8%
Spanish 1.6%
Other Indo-European languages 2.2%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.9%
Other languages 1.6%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40208, an estimated 50.5% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 16.4% of homes in the region were built between 1940 and 1949, while an estimated 0.4% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Jefferson County region.

Age of Housing in 40208

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.4%
Built between 2010 and 2013 2.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 4.9%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 3.1%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 10.6%
Built between 1940 and 1949 16.4%
Built in 1939 or earlier 50.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

In ZIP Code 40208, 83.4% of the population graduated high school, while 24.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 6.2% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 12.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 28.8% in this Jefferson County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40208

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 6.2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10.4%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 28.8%
Some college, no degree 24.5%
Associate's degree 5.6%
Bachelor's degree 12.3%
Graduate or professional degree 12.1%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40208 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 31.3% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40208 is high cholesterol, as approximately 30.3% of adults 18 and older in this Jefferson County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 19.7%
High blood pressure 31.3%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 3.8%
Current asthma 13.0%
Coronary heart disease 5.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 11.0%
High cholesterol 30.3%
Chronic kidney disease 2.5%
Stroke 2.8%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40208 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40208 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 90% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 72.5% of those 18 and above in 40208 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40208 include obesity (39.7% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (38.4% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40208

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 90%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 72.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 68.6%
Cholesterol screening 72.0%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 49.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208. 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 40208

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 16.4%
Current smoking 24.0%
No leisure-time physical activity 34.2%
Obesity 39.7%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.4%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40208 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40208 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.96 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 20.39% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.73% 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 40208. This visualizes electricity rates in 40208 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40208

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40208 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 40208

Month ZIP Code 40208 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.63 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.26 3 6.31
Mar 4.71 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.47 5.13 7.3
May 5.5 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.93 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.69 6.22 6.51
Aug 6.1 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.88 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.17 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.11 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.1 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 40208. This visualizes solar power levels in 40208 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40208 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40208, credit reporting or other personal consumer reports have received the most complaints in 40208 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or credit repair services received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Jefferson County region was incorrect information on a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 40208. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40208

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 69
Credit reporting or credit repair services 59
Checking or savings account 6
Debt collection 4
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
Other 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40208

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 102
Improper use of your report 23
Managing an account 5
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 3
Communication tactics 2
Other 5
* 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 40208. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40208

In 40208, 61.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.3% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 18.7 minutes. Approximately 27.1% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40208 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 18.5% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.5% of 40208 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40208. 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 40208

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.5%
Construction 3.1%
Manufacturing 9.4%
Wholesale trade 1.0%
Retail trade 14.1%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6.3%
Information 1.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.8%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 7.4%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 27.1%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 18.5%
Other services, except public administration 6.1%
Public administration 0.8%

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.