Data Profile of ZIP Code 40840

Insights on Helton, KY (ZIP Code 40840)

Kentucky

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 40840

The 40840 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Helton in Kentucky in Leslie County in the United States. The current population estimate is 206. An estimated 13.1% of residents in the 40840 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 30.0 years.

Population in 40840

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40840 is 206.

Helton, KY

The 40840 ZIP Code is associated with Helton, KY in Leslie County.

Area Codes associated with 40840

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40840 include 606.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40840

Sunrise: 6:25 am
Sunset: 8:53 pm
Sunrise in 40840 6:25 am
Sunrise in 40840 8:53 pm

Weather forecast for 40840

Overnight's forecast for 40840: Patchy fog after 5am. Mostly clear. Low around 60, with temperatures rising to around 61 overnight. West northwest wind around 1 mph.

Current air quality in 40840

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 40840 Fair

Internet in 40840

Approximately 35.5% of households in ZIP Code 40840 have a computer, while about 35.5% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40840

In ZIP Code 40840, the gender split is approximately 39.3% male and an estimated 60.7% female.

Health Insurance in 40840

Approximately 12.2% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40840 (Helton, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40840

Regarding household income, approximately 54.8% of the population in 40840 earn less than $10,000 per year, while an estimated 18.3% earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, and 0.0% of 40840 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 54.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 0.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 18.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 7.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 7.5%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 0.0%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 11.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 0.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 0.0%
$200,000 or more per year 0.0%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40840

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40840, 100.0% is one race, while 0.0% are two or more races. Approximately 0.0% of 40840 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40840 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (100.0%), followed by Black or African American (0.0%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40840. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40840

Industry Percent
White 100.0%
Black or African American 0.0%
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 40840

Residents of ZIP Code 40840 are younger than average. The median age of 30.0 years in ZIP Code 40840 is approximately 21.26% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 100.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 13.1% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 61.2% of the population in 40840 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 18.4% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 40840 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 0.0%
5 to 9 years 0.0%
10 to 14 years 0.0%
15 to 19 years 0.0%
20 to 24 years 3.4%
25 to 34 years 61.2%
35 to 44 years 0.0%
45 to 54 years 18.4%
55 to 59 years 3.9%
60 to 64 years 0.0%
65 to 74 years 0.0%
75 to 84 years 13.1%
85 years and over 0.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40840

In ZIP Code 40840, 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 Leslie County region.

Language Spoken in 40840

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 40840. 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 40840

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40840, an estimated 45.6% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 23.5% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 1960 and 1969 in this Leslie County region.

Age of Housing in 40840

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 7.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 23.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 0.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 45.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 0.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 6.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 10.1%
Built in 1939 or earlier 6.7%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840

In ZIP Code 40840, 77.9% of the population graduated high school, while 3.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 5.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 3.5% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 52.8% in this Leslie County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40840

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 5.0%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 52.8%
Some college, no degree 21.6%
Associate's degree 0.0%
Bachelor's degree 0.0%
Graduate or professional degree 3.5%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40840 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 41.7% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40840 is high cholesterol, as approximately 37.7% of adults 18 and older in this Leslie County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 31.9%
High blood pressure 41.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.2%
Current asthma 13.3%
Coronary heart disease 8.5%
Diagnosed diabetes 14.7%
High cholesterol 37.7%
Chronic kidney disease 3.5%
Stroke 4.1%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40840 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40840 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 87.8% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 78.5% of those 18 and above in 40840 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40840 include obesity (46.2% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (42.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40840

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 87.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 78.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 73.1%
Cholesterol screening 77.5%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 41.0%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40840. 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 40840. 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 40840

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 13.3%
Current smoking 33.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 40.8%
Obesity 46.2%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 42.2%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40840 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40840 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.85 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 17.72% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 26.4% 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 40840. This visualizes electricity rates in 40840 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40840

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40840 9.18¢/kWh 9.36¢/kWh 5.49¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40840

Month ZIP Code 40840 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.72 1.9 5.84
Feb 3.99 3 6.31
Mar 4.78 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.25 5.13 7.3
May 5.29 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.65 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.47 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.47 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.61 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.09 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.33 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.55 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 40840. This visualizes solar power levels in 40840 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

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.