Data Profile of ZIP Code 40444

Insights on Lancaster, KY (ZIP Code 40444)

Kentucky

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 40444

The 40444 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Lancaster in Kentucky in Garrard County in the United States. The current population estimate is 14,565. Median househould income is approximately $53,262, and an estimated 11% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median age in 40444 is estimated to at 43.0 years, and about 22.7% of residents are aged 62 years and older. An estimated 18.2% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $27,384.

Population in 40444

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40444 is 14,565.

Lancaster, KY

The 40444 ZIP Code is associated with Lancaster, KY in Garrard County.

Area Codes associated with 40444

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40444 include 859.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40444

Sunrise: 6:37 am
Sunset: 8:52 pm
Sunrise in 40444 6:37 am
Sunrise in 40444 8:52 pm

Weather forecast for 40444

Today's forecast for 40444: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 2 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 40444

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 40444 Fair

Internet in 40444

Approximately 86.0% of households in ZIP Code 40444 have a computer, while about 76.5% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40444

Males comprise about 47.2% of the overall population in ZIP Code 40444, while females account for approximately 52.8%.

Health Insurance in 40444

Approximately 7.9% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40444 (Lancaster, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40444

The median household income in ZIP Code 40444 is $53,262, while the region's mean household income is $69,449. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $27,384. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40444 of $27,384 is approximately 2.82% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 11.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately18.95% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 16.9% of the population in 40444 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 16.1% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 3.5% of 40444 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 11.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 12.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 16.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 16.1%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 12.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.5%
$200,000 or more per year 3.8%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40444

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40444, 98.5% is one race, while 1.5% are two or more races. Approximately 2.7% of 40444 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40444 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (96.7%), followed by Black or African American (3.3%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40444. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40444

Industry Percent
White 96.7%
Black or African American 3.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.5%
Asian 0.3%
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 40444

Residents of ZIP Code 40444 are older than average. The median age of 43.0 years in ZIP Code 40444 is approximately 12.86% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 77.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 22.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.9% of the population in 40444 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.2% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.9% of 40444 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.7%
5 to 9 years 5.9%
10 to 14 years 6.9%
15 to 19 years 5.7%
20 to 24 years 3.8%
25 to 34 years 11.6%
35 to 44 years 12.2%
45 to 54 years 14.9%
55 to 59 years 8.4%
60 to 64 years 6.8%
65 to 74 years 10.8%
75 to 84 years 5.5%
85 years and over 1.9%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40444

In ZIP Code 40444, 97.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.0% 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 Garrard County region.

Language Spoken in 40444

Language Spoken Percent
English only 97.5%
Spanish 1.4%
Other Indo-European languages 1.0%
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 40444. 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 40444

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40444, an estimated 24.1% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 21.7% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.3% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Garrard County region.

Age of Housing in 40444

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.3%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 24.1%
Built between 1990 and 1999 21.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 16.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 7.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 6.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.8%
Built in 1939 or earlier 10.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444

In ZIP Code 40444, 81.6% of the population graduated high school, while 18.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 6.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 8.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 36.4% in this Garrard County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40444

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 6.4%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 36.4%
Some college, no degree 17.2%
Associate's degree 9.7%
Bachelor's degree 9.9%
Graduate or professional degree 8.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40444 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 39.7% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40444 is high cholesterol, as approximately 37.5% of adults 18 and older in this Garrard County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 32.2%
High blood pressure 39.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.3%
Current asthma 11.5%
Coronary heart disease 7.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 12.3%
High cholesterol 37.5%
Chronic kidney disease 3.3%
Stroke 3.7%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40444 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40444 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 92.1% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.1% of those 18 and above in 40444 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40444 include obesity (42.1% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (37.8% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40444

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 92.1%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 81.1%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.0%
Cholesterol screening 84.1%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 51.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444. 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 40444

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 14.2%
Current smoking 23.0%
No leisure-time physical activity 31.4%
Obesity 42.1%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 37.8%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40444 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40444 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 40444. This visualizes electricity rates in 40444 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40444

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40444 11.26¢/kWh 10.66¢/kWh 7.12¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40444

Month ZIP Code 40444 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.53 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.07 3 6.31
Mar 4.75 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.45 5.13 7.3
May 5.5 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.74 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.67 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.77 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.77 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.04 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.39 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.22 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 40444. This visualizes solar power levels in 40444 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40444 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40444, debt collection have received the most complaints in 40444 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or credit repair services received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Garrard 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 40444. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40444

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Debt collection 9
Credit reporting or credit repair services 8
Credit reporting or other personal consumer reports 5
Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service 1
Payday loan, title loan, or personal loan 1
Other 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40444

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 6
Written notification about debt 5
Problem with a company's investigation into an existing problem 3
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 3
Took or threatened to take negative or legal action 2
Other 6
* 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 40444. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40444

In 40444, 57.6% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 36.1 minutes. Approximately 26.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40444 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 12.8% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 2.4% of 40444 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40444. 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 40444

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 3.8%
Construction 10.7%
Manufacturing 12.8%
Wholesale trade 2.4%
Retail trade 11.1%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5.1%
Information 2.5%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 6.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 26.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 4.7%
Other services, except public administration 6.9%
Public administration 3.7%

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.