Data Profile of ZIP Code 40506

Insights on Lexington, KY (ZIP Code 40506)

Kentucky

Demographics Data and In-depth Information About 40506

The 40506 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Lexington in Kentucky in Fayette County in the United States. The current population estimate is 2,329. The ZIP Code 40506 has a median age of approximately 19.3 years, with 0.0% of residents aged 62 years and older.

Population in 40506

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40506 is 2,329.

Lexington, KY

The 40506 ZIP Code is associated with Lexington, KY in Fayette County.

Area Codes associated with 40506

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40506 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 40506.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40506

Sunrise: 6:35 am
Sunset: 8:53 pm
Sunrise in 40506 6:35 am
Sunrise in 40506 8:53 pm

Weather forecast for 40506

Tonight's forecast for 40506: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

Current air quality in 40506

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40506 Good

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40506

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40506, 93.7% is one race, while 6.3% are two or more races. Approximately 2.1% of 40506 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40506 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (87.6%), followed by Black or African American (13.8%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40506. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40506

Industry Percent
White 87.6%
Black or African American 13.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native 2.0%
Asian 3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 1.2%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40506

Residents of ZIP Code 40506 are younger than average. The median age of 19.3 years in ZIP Code 40506 is approximately 49.34% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 99.3% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 0.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 74.2% of the population in 40506 falls in the age group 15 to 19 years, while an estimated 24.4% are aged 20 to 24 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 40506 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40506. 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 40506

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 0.0%
5 to 9 years 0.0%
10 to 14 years 0.0%
15 to 19 years 74.2%
20 to 24 years 24.4%
25 to 34 years 1.3%
35 to 44 years 0.0%
45 to 54 years 0.0%
55 to 59 years 0.0%
60 to 64 years 0.0%
65 to 74 years 0.0%
75 to 84 years 0.0%
85 years and over 0.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40506

In ZIP Code 40506, 91.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 3.7% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 2.7% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.3% of homes. Lastly, 2.3% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Fayette County region.

Language Spoken in 40506

Language Spoken Percent
English only 91.0%
Spanish 3.7%
Other Indo-European languages 2.7%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.3%
Other languages 2.3%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40506. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Education levels in ZIP Code 40506

In ZIP Code 40506, 100.0% of the population graduated high school, while 61.3% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 61.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 3.2% in this Fayette County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40506

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 0.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 3.2%
Some college, no degree 35.5%
Associate's degree 0.0%
Bachelor's degree 0.0%
Graduate or professional degree 61.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40506. 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 40506 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40506 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 17.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40506 is current asthma, as approximately 16.2% of adults 18 and older in this Fayette County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40506. 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 40506

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 6.4%
High blood pressure 17.8%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 0.7%
Current asthma 16.2%
Coronary heart disease 1.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 3.1%
High cholesterol 12.4%
Chronic kidney disease 1.0%
Stroke 1.0%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40506 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40506 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 87.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 67.1% of those 18 and above in 40506 list visits to doctor for routine checkup, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40506 include no leisure-time physical activity (38.0% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (37.1% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40506

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 87.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 32.2%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 67.1%
Cholesterol screening 44.8%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 37.3%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40506. 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 40506. 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 40506

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 16.2%
Current smoking 20.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 38.0%
Obesity 34.4%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 37.1%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40506 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40506 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.87 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.2% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.1% 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 40506. This visualizes electricity rates in 40506 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40506

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40506 8.24¢/kWh 8.09¢/kWh 5.43¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40506

Month ZIP Code 40506 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.49 1.9 5.84
Feb 3.99 3 6.31
Mar 4.86 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.46 5.13 7.3
May 5.6 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.68 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.58 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.93 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.62 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.95 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.14 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.2 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 40506. This visualizes solar power levels in 40506 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40506

In 40506, 33.7% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 14.5% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 20.7 minutes. Approximately 43.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40506 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 27.7% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40506 workers 16 years and over work in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40506. 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 40506

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 0.0%
Manufacturing 0.2%
Wholesale trade 0.0%
Retail trade 14.9%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1.1%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 0.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 2.4%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 43.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 27.7%
Other services, except public administration 9.0%
Public administration 1.1%

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.