Data Profile of ZIP Code 40906

Insights on Barbourville, KY (ZIP Code 40906)

Kentucky

Demographics Data and In-depth Information About 40906

The 40906 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Barbourville in Kentucky in Knox County in the United States. The current population estimate is 11,739. It is estimated that 20.3% of residents in the 40906 ZIP Code are aged 62 years and older, while the region overall has a median age of 38.8 years. An estimated 17.4% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $19,881. The median household income is at $29,137, while an estimated 29% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.

Population in 40906

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40906 is 11,739.

Barbourville, KY

The 40906 ZIP Code is associated with Barbourville, KY in Knox County.

Area Codes associated with 40906

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40906 include 606.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40906

Sunrise: 6:36 am
Sunset: 8:48 pm
Sunrise in 40906 6:36 am
Sunrise in 40906 8:48 pm

Weather forecast for 40906

Overnight's forecast for 40906: Patchy fog and a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 67, with temperatures rising to around 68 overnight. Wind around 0 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 40906

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40906 Good

Internet in 40906

Approximately 71.9% of households in ZIP Code 40906 have a computer, while about 55.1% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40906

The gender split in ZIP Code 40906 is an estimated 54.3% female and approximately 45.7% male.

Health Insurance in 40906

Approximately 10.7% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40906 (Barbourville, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40906

The median household income in ZIP Code 40906 is $29,137, while the region's mean household income is $51,669. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $19,881. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40906 of $19,881 is approximately 29.44% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 29.4% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately209.47% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 24.3% of the population in 40906 earn less than $10,000 per year, while an estimated 13.9% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 1.8% of 40906 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 24.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 9.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 10.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 10.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 13.9%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 12.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 6.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 5.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 4.2%
$200,000 or more per year 1.8%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40906

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40906, 98.2% is one race, while 1.8% are two or more races. Approximately 0.2% of 40906 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40906 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (96.4%), followed by Black or African American (3.2%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40906. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40906

Industry Percent
White 96.4%
Black or African American 3.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.9%
Asian 0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.1%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40906

Residents of ZIP Code 40906 are older than average. The median age of 38.8 years in ZIP Code 40906 is approximately 1.84% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 77.0% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 20.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.0% of the population in 40906 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 11.2% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.2% of 40906 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 4.2%
5 to 9 years 6.7%
10 to 14 years 7.2%
15 to 19 years 10.2%
20 to 24 years 7.4%
25 to 34 years 10.2%
35 to 44 years 11.2%
45 to 54 years 14.0%
55 to 59 years 4.9%
60 to 64 years 7.6%
65 to 74 years 8.4%
75 to 84 years 5.7%
85 years and over 2.2%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40906

In ZIP Code 40906, 98.8% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.4% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.4% 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 Knox County region.

Language Spoken in 40906

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.8%
Spanish 0.4%
Other Indo-European languages 0.4%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.4%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40906, an estimated 21.5% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 16.9% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 1.4% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Knox County region.

Age of Housing in 40906

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 1.4%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 12.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 21.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 14.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 16.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 11.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 6.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 7.4%
Built in 1939 or earlier 6.9%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

In ZIP Code 40906, 74.0% of the population graduated high school, while 17.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 16.6% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 9.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 36.5% in this Knox County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40906

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 16.6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9.3%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 36.5%
Some college, no degree 17.3%
Associate's degree 2.9%
Bachelor's degree 8.1%
Graduate or professional degree 9.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40906 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 40906 is high cholesterol, as approximately 39.0% of adults 18 and older in this Knox County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 33.6%
High blood pressure 41.7%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.0%
Current asthma 12.9%
Coronary heart disease 8.9%
Diagnosed diabetes 14.8%
High cholesterol 39.0%
Chronic kidney disease 3.7%
Stroke 4.3%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40906 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40906 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 89.3% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 80.7% of those 18 and above in 40906 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40906 include obesity (41.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (39.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40906

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 89.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 80.7%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 75.1%
Cholesterol screening 79.2%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 45.1%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906. 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 40906

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 13.1%
Current smoking 28.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 38.3%
Obesity 41.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 39.0%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40906 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40906 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.9 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 18.93% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.64% 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 40906. This visualizes electricity rates in 40906 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40906

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40906 8.58¢/kWh 8.36¢/kWh 6.91¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40906

Month ZIP Code 40906 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.71 1.9 5.84
Feb 3.99 3 6.31
Mar 4.84 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.58 5.13 7.3
May 5.59 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.58 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.48 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.79 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.47 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.01 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.33 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.39 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 40906. This visualizes solar power levels in 40906 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40906 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40906, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 40906 in the past 12 months. Mortgage received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Knox 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 40906. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40906

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 5
Mortgage 2
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40906

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 5
Trouble during payment process 2
* 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 40906. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40906

In 40906, 40.2% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 1.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 23.6 minutes. Approximately 35.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40906 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.0% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 40906 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40906. 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 40906

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.6%
Construction 3.9%
Manufacturing 5.4%
Wholesale trade 2.2%
Retail trade 14.0%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 8.7%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 2.9%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 10.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 35.8%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.8%
Other services, except public administration 3.3%
Public administration 5.2%

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.