Data Profile of ZIP Code 40442

Insights on Kings Mountain, KY (ZIP Code 40442)

Kentucky

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 40442

The 40442 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Kings Mountain in Kentucky in Lincoln County in the United States. The current population estimate is 951. Approximately 26% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $37,841. The median age in 40442 is estimated to at 33.4 years, and about 14.5% of residents are aged 62 years and older. An estimated 10.1% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $21,862.

Population in 40442

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40442 is 951.

Kings Mountain, KY

The 40442 ZIP Code is associated with Kings Mountain, KY in Lincoln County.

Area Codes associated with 40442

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40442 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 40442.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40442

Sunrise: 6:38 am
Sunset: 8:52 pm
Sunrise in 40442 6:38 am
Sunrise in 40442 8:52 pm

Weather forecast for 40442

Overnight's forecast for 40442: Patchy fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind around 1 mph. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 40442

Air quality: Moderate Air quality scale in 40442 Moderate

Internet in 40442

Approximately 87.3% of households in ZIP Code 40442 have a computer, while about 76.3% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40442

Males comprise about 54.8% of the overall population in ZIP Code 40442, while females account for approximately 45.2%.

Health Insurance in 40442

Approximately 9.2% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40442 (Kings Mountain, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40442

The median household income in ZIP Code 40442 is $37,841, while the region's mean household income is $54,203. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $21,862. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40442 of $21,862 is approximately 22.41% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 26.4% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately177.89% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 18.5% of the population in 40442 earn less than $10,000 per year, while an estimated 16.0% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 0.0% of 40442 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 18.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 3.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 8.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 13.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 16.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 10.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 12.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 9.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 7.4%
$200,000 or more per year 0.0%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40442

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40442, 95.2% is one race, while 4.8% are two or more races. Approximately 0.0% of 40442 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40442 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (100.0%), followed by Black or African American (4.8%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40442. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40442

Industry Percent
White 100.0%
Black or African American 4.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.0%
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 40442

Residents of ZIP Code 40442 are younger than average. The median age of 33.4 years in ZIP Code 40442 is approximately 12.34% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 66.1% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 14.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.8% of the population in 40442 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 14.5% are aged 10 to 14 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.2% of 40442 residents are aged 20 to 24 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 2.8%
5 to 9 years 10.7%
10 to 14 years 14.5%
15 to 19 years 7.6%
20 to 24 years 1.2%
25 to 34 years 14.8%
35 to 44 years 13.1%
45 to 54 years 14.1%
55 to 59 years 5.2%
60 to 64 years 2.2%
65 to 74 years 6.4%
75 to 84 years 3.4%
85 years and over 4.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40442

In ZIP Code 40442, 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 Lincoln County region.

Language Spoken in 40442

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 40442. 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 40442

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40442, an estimated 25.0% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 19.1% of homes in the region were built in 1939 or earlier, while an estimated 3.8% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Lincoln County region.

Age of Housing in 40442

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 6.5%
Built between 2010 and 2013 3.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 10.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 25.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 7.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 9.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 4.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 5.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 19.1%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442

In ZIP Code 40442, 82.4% of the population graduated high school, while 10.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 4.7% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 5.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 53.1% in this Lincoln County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40442

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 4.7%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 53.1%
Some college, no degree 16.3%
Associate's degree 2.8%
Bachelor's degree 4.8%
Graduate or professional degree 5.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40442 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 41.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40442 is high cholesterol, as approximately 37.9% of adults 18 and older in this Lincoln County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 33.0%
High blood pressure 41.0%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.4%
Current asthma 11.8%
Coronary heart disease 8.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 13.6%
High cholesterol 37.9%
Chronic kidney disease 3.6%
Stroke 4.1%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40442 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40442 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 90.8% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 81.9% of those 18 and above in 40442 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40442 include obesity (41.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (39.3% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40442

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 90.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 81.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.9%
Cholesterol screening 81.9%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 48.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442. 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 40442

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 13.4%
Current smoking 26.5%
No leisure-time physical activity 35.4%
Obesity 41.8%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 39.3%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40442 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40442 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 40442. This visualizes electricity rates in 40442 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40442

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40442 10.74¢/kWh 12.43¢/kWh 8.52¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40442

Month ZIP Code 40442 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.74 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.04 3 6.31
Mar 4.66 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.4 5.13 7.3
May 5.46 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.8 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.62 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.87 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.63 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.14 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.35 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.28 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 40442. This visualizes solar power levels in 40442 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40442

In 40442, 52.9% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 9.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 38.5 minutes. Approximately 23.1% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40442 work in manufacturing, while an estimated 22.5% work in educational services, and health care and social assistance. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40442 workers 16 years and over work in public administration.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40442. 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 40442

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 5.4%
Manufacturing 23.1%
Wholesale trade 0.0%
Retail trade 6.3%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 12.6%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 8.7%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 3.6%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 22.5%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.1%
Other services, except public administration 12.6%
Public administration 0.0%

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.