Data Profile of ZIP Code 40229

Insights on Louisville, KY (ZIP Code 40229)

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Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 40229

The 40229 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Louisville in Kentucky in Jefferson County in the United States. The current population estimate is 39,289. The 40229 ZIP Code has a median age of 35.4 years, and 15.3% of residents are aged 62 years and older. An estimated 7% of the population in this ZIP lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income is $61,475. An estimated 16.1% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $26,209.

Population in 40229

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40229 is 39,289.

Louisville, KY

The 40229 ZIP Code is associated with Louisville, KY in Jefferson County.

Area Codes associated with 40229

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40229 include 502.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40229

Sunrise: 6:40 am
Sunset: 8:58 pm
Sunrise in 40229 6:40 am
Sunrise in 40229 8:58 pm

Weather forecast for 40229

Overnight's forecast for 40229: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 3 mph.

Current air quality in 40229

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40229 Good

Internet in 40229

Approximately 92.8% of households in ZIP Code 40229 have a computer, while about 86.0% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40229

In ZIP Code 40229, males make up an estimated 49.5% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 50.5%.

Health Insurance in 40229

Approximately 6.7% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40229 (Louisville, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40229

The median household income in ZIP Code 40229 is $61,475, while the region's mean household income is $69,407. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $26,209. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40229 of $26,209 is approximately 6.99% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 6.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 29.47% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 23.9% of the population in 40229 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 18.1% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 1.4% of 40229 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 3.9%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 2.5%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 7.4%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 10.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 14.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 23.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 18.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 14.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.7%
$200,000 or more per year 1.4%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40229

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40229, 98.3% is one race, while 1.7% are two or more races. Approximately 3.3% of 40229 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40229 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (85.8%), followed by Black or African American (11.3%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40229. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40229

Industry Percent
White 85.8%
Black or African American 11.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.6%
Asian 3.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1%
Some other race 0.6%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40229

Residents of ZIP Code 40229 are younger than average. The median age of 35.4 years in ZIP Code 40229 is approximately 7.09% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 75.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 15.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.6% of the population in 40229 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 14.4% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 40229 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.9%
5 to 9 years 6.7%
10 to 14 years 6.3%
15 to 19 years 7.0%
20 to 24 years 5.9%
25 to 34 years 16.6%
35 to 44 years 14.4%
45 to 54 years 12.7%
55 to 59 years 6.1%
60 to 64 years 5.3%
65 to 74 years 7.5%
75 to 84 years 3.6%
85 years and over 1.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40229

In ZIP Code 40229, 93.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.7% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 1.5% of homes. Lastly, 0.5% 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 40229

Language Spoken Percent
English only 93.3%
Spanish 2.7%
Other Indo-European languages 1.9%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 1.5%
Other languages 0.5%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40229, an estimated 22.4% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 18.2% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 1.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Jefferson County region.

Age of Housing in 40229

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 4.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 18.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 18.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 7.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 22.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 17.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 6.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 1.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229

In ZIP Code 40229, 90.4% of the population graduated high school, while 16.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 4.8% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 39.2% in this Jefferson County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40229

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 2.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7.2%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 39.2%
Some college, no degree 24.8%
Associate's degree 10.3%
Bachelor's degree 11.3%
Graduate or professional degree 4.8%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40229 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 33.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40229 is high blood pressure, as approximately 31.3% 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 40229. 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 40229

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 24.4%
High blood pressure 31.3%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 5.8%
Current asthma 10.9%
Coronary heart disease 5.1%
Diagnosed diabetes 9.2%
High cholesterol 33.9%
Chronic kidney disease 2.5%
Stroke 2.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40229 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40229 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 83.3% of those 18 and above in 40229 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40229 include obesity (37.0% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (36.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40229

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 93.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 76.8%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 70.5%
Cholesterol screening 83.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 60.7%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40229. 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 40229. 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 40229

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 17.5%
Current smoking 20.2%
No leisure-time physical activity 27.5%
Obesity 37.0%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 36.2%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40229 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40229 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.84 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 17.48% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.56% 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 40229. This visualizes electricity rates in 40229 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40229

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40229 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 40229

Month ZIP Code 40229 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.56 1.9 5.84
Feb 3.91 3 6.31
Mar 4.41 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.36 5.13 7.3
May 5.37 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.67 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.7 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.93 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.78 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.15 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.97 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.25 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 40229. This visualizes solar power levels in 40229 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40229 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40229, credit reporting or other personal consumer reports have received the most complaints in 40229 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 40229. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40229

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 116
Credit reporting or credit repair services 116
Debt collection 22
Checking or savings account 11
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 3
Other 12
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40229

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 77
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 63
Improper use of your report 56
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 37
Written notification about debt 12
Other 35
* 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 40229. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40229

In 40229, 69.0% 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 23.2 minutes. Approximately 18.3% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40229 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 15.9% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 40229 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 40229. 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 40229

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 7.6%
Manufacturing 15.9%
Wholesale trade 2.9%
Retail trade 14.0%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 11.1%
Information 1.7%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.3%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 18.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 7.6%
Other services, except public administration 4.2%
Public administration 2.0%

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.