Data Profile of ZIP Code 40212

Insights on Louisville, KY (ZIP Code 40212)

Kentucky

Demographics Data and Detailed Statistics About 40212

The 40212 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Louisville in Kentucky in Jefferson County in the United States. The current population estimate is 16,700. The 40212 ZIP Code has a median age of 35.8 years, and 16.4% of residents are aged 62 years and older. Approximately 34% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $26,878. An estimated 7.9% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $14,506.

Population in 40212

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40212 is 16,700.

Louisville, KY

The 40212 ZIP Code is associated with Louisville, KY in Jefferson County.

Area Codes associated with 40212

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40212 include 502.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40212

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 8:59 pm
Sunrise in 40212 6:40 am
Sunrise in 40212 8:59 pm

Weather forecast for 40212

Tonight's forecast for 40212: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 3 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 40212

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40212 Good

Internet in 40212

Approximately 78.2% of households in ZIP Code 40212 have a computer, while about 68.0% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40212

In ZIP Code 40212, males make up an estimated 46.9% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 53.1%.

Health Insurance in 40212

Approximately 11.7% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40212 (Louisville, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40212

The median household income in ZIP Code 40212 is $26,878, while the region's mean household income is $36,078. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $14,506. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40212 of $14,506 is approximately 48.52% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 34.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately258.95% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 20.1% of the population in 40212 earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, while an estimated 18.5% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 0.4% of 40212 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 18.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 8.8%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 20.1%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 12.4%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 15.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 14.1%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 4.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 4.7%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 0.7%
$200,000 or more per year 0.4%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40212

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40212, 96.7% is one race, while 3.3% are two or more races. Approximately 1.8% of 40212 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40212 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is Black or African American (61.1%), followed by White (39.8%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40212. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40212

Industry Percent
White 39.8%
Black or African American 61.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.6%
Asian 0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.8%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40212

Residents of ZIP Code 40212 are younger than average. The median age of 35.8 years in ZIP Code 40212 is approximately 6.04% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 71.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 16.4% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 13.5% of the population in 40212 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.0% are aged 25 to 34 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 40212 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 7.4%
5 to 9 years 8.2%
10 to 14 years 7.6%
15 to 19 years 7.4%
20 to 24 years 6.0%
25 to 34 years 12.0%
35 to 44 years 11.0%
45 to 54 years 13.5%
55 to 59 years 7.3%
60 to 64 years 6.6%
65 to 74 years 8.1%
75 to 84 years 3.8%
85 years and over 1.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40212

In ZIP Code 40212, 98.9% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.7% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.2% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.1% of homes. Lastly, 0.1% 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 40212

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.9%
Spanish 0.7%
Other Indo-European languages 0.2%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.1%
Other languages 0.1%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40212, an estimated 68.0% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 11.2% of homes in the region were built between 1940 and 1949, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Jefferson County region.

Age of Housing in 40212

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 2.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 3.9%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 2.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 5.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 11.2%
Built in 1939 or earlier 68.0%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212

In ZIP Code 40212, 79.3% of the population graduated high school, while 7.9% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 4.2% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 2.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 42.8% in this Jefferson County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40212

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 4.2%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16.5%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 42.8%
Some college, no degree 22.7%
Associate's degree 5.7%
Bachelor's degree 5.6%
Graduate or professional degree 2.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40212 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 47.6% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40212 is high cholesterol, as approximately 38.1% 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 40212. 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 40212

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 31.2%
High blood pressure 47.6%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 5.8%
Current asthma 13.9%
Coronary heart disease 8.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 20.1%
High cholesterol 38.1%
Chronic kidney disease 4.3%
Stroke 5.3%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40212 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40212 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 88.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 82.8% of those 18 and above in 40212 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40212 include obesity (49.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (44.6% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40212

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 88.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 82.8%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.1%
Cholesterol screening 80.8%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 42.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40212. 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 40212. 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 40212

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 12.0%
Current smoking 31.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 44.6%
Obesity 49.3%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 44.1%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40212 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40212 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 40212. This visualizes electricity rates in 40212 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40212

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40212 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 40212

Month ZIP Code 40212 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.62 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.12 3 6.31
Mar 4.7 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.37 5.13 7.3
May 5.47 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.85 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.81 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.98 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.86 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.99 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.07 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.05 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 40212. This visualizes solar power levels in 40212 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40212 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40212, credit reporting or other personal consumer reports have received the most complaints in 40212 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 40212. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40212

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 38
Credit reporting or credit repair services 20
Debt collection 2
Checking or savings account 1
Student loan 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40212

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 27
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 19
Improper use of your report 9
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 3
Attempts to collect debt not owed 1
Other 3
* 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 40212. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40212

In 40212, 53.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 24.6 minutes. Approximately 21.6% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40212 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.4% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40212 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 40212. 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 40212

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 5.0%
Manufacturing 14.4%
Wholesale trade 2.8%
Retail trade 10.9%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 10.7%
Information 1.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 11.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 21.6%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 9.8%
Other services, except public administration 6.1%
Public administration 2.9%

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.