Data Profile of ZIP Code 40965

Insights on Middlesboro, KY (ZIP Code 40965)

Kentucky

In-depth Demographics Data and Statistics About 40965

The 40965 ZIP Code is associated with the city of Middlesboro in Kentucky in Bell County in the United States. The current population estimate is 11,954. It is estimated that 23.4% of residents in the 40965 ZIP Code are aged 62 years and older, while the region overall has a median age of 42.0 years. An estimated 10.3% in this Kentucky region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $17,071. The median household income is approximately $26,334, and an estimated 33% of the population is living below the poverty line.

Population in 40965

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 40965 is 11,954.

Middlesboro, KY

The 40965 ZIP Code is associated with Middlesboro, KY in Bell County.

Area Codes associated with 40965

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 40965 include 606.

Sunrise / Sunset in 40965

Sunrise: 6:36 am
Sunset: 8:46 pm
Sunrise in 40965 6:36 am
Sunrise in 40965 8:46 pm

Weather forecast for 40965

This Afternoon's forecast for 40965: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy. High near 79, with temperatures falling to around 76 in the afternoon. West southwest wind around 3 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 40965

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 40965 Good

Internet in 40965

Approximately 74.4% of households in ZIP Code 40965 have a computer, while about 64.6% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 40965

The gender split in ZIP Code 40965 is an estimated 51.0% female and approximately 49.0% male.

Health Insurance in 40965

Approximately 11.5% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 40965 (Middlesboro, KY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 40965

The median household income in ZIP Code 40965 is $26,334, while the region's mean household income is $40,198. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $17,071. The per capita income in ZIP Code 40965 of $17,071 is approximately 39.42% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $28,178. An estimated 33.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately250.53% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 19.8% of the population in 40965 earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, while an estimated 18.0% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 0.9% of 40965 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 18.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 10.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 19.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 12.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 17.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 9.6%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 6.4%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 3.8%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 0.9%
$200,000 or more per year 1.1%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 40965

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 40965, 98.4% is one race, while 1.6% are two or more races. Approximately 1.8% of 40965 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 40965 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (94.2%), followed by Black or African American (6.4%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 40965. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 40965

Industry Percent
White 94.2%
Black or African American 6.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1%
Some other race 0.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 40965

Residents of ZIP Code 40965 are older than average. The median age of 42.0 years in ZIP Code 40965 is approximately 10.24% 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 23.4% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 12.3% of the population in 40965 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 11.5% are aged 25 to 34 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.0% of 40965 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.3%
5 to 9 years 7.7%
10 to 14 years 5.9%
15 to 19 years 4.9%
20 to 24 years 5.8%
25 to 34 years 11.5%
35 to 44 years 10.5%
45 to 54 years 12.3%
55 to 59 years 9.4%
60 to 64 years 6.5%
65 to 74 years 9.3%
75 to 84 years 7.8%
85 years and over 2.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 40965

In ZIP Code 40965, 99.5% 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 0.1% 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 Bell County region.

Language Spoken in 40965

Language Spoken Percent
English only 99.5%
Spanish 0.4%
Other Indo-European languages 0.1%
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 40965. 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 40965

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 40965, an estimated 20.4% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 15.0% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.9% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Bell County region.

Age of Housing in 40965

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.9%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 9.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 6.9%
Built between 1980 and 1989 15.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 20.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 12.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 13.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 9.8%
Built in 1939 or earlier 9.8%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965

In ZIP Code 40965, 71.1% of the population graduated high school, while 10.3% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 11.6% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 5.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 35.9% in this Bell County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 40965

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 11.6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17.3%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 35.9%
Some college, no degree 16.4%
Associate's degree 8.6%
Bachelor's degree 5.2%
Graduate or professional degree 5.1%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965 [4]

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40965 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 45.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 40965 is high cholesterol, as approximately 40.6% of adults 18 and older in this Bell County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 37.3%
High blood pressure 45.2%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.5%
Current asthma 13.3%
Coronary heart disease 10.0%
Diagnosed diabetes 16.7%
High cholesterol 40.6%
Chronic kidney disease 4.2%
Stroke 5.0%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 40965 [4]

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 40965 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 88.5% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 82.3% of those 18 and above in 40965 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 40965 include obesity (46.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (41.2% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 40965

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 88.5%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 82.3%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.8%
Cholesterol screening 80.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 42.6%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965. 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 40965

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 12.0%
Current smoking 31.8%
No leisure-time physical activity 40.6%
Obesity 46.8%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 41.2%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 40965 [6]

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 40965 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 40965. This visualizes electricity rates in 40965 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 40965

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 40965 8.83¢/kWh 8.41¢/kWh 5.04¢/kWh
Kentucky 13¢/kWh 11.71¢/kWh 6.47¢/kWh
United States 16.88¢/kWh 12.66¢/kWh 7.82¢/kWh

Solar Power in 40965

Month ZIP Code 40965 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.59 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.26 3 6.31
Mar 4.96 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.49 5.13 7.3
May 5.61 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.64 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.17 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.61 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.4 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.73 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.27 2.33 5.99
Dec 3.52 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 40965. This visualizes solar power levels in 40965 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 40965 [5]

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 40965, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 40965 in the past 12 months. Credit card received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Bell 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 40965. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 40965

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 3
Credit card 1
Debt collection 1
Debt or credit management 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 40965

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 3
Attempts to collect debt not owed 1
Charged upfront or unexpected fees 1
Problem with a purchase shown on your statement 1
* 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 40965. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 40965

In 40965, 38.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 2.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 19.1 minutes. Approximately 23.3% of the employed population 16 years and over in 40965 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 16.2% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.6% of 40965 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 40965. 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 40965

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 5.9%
Construction 2.4%
Manufacturing 13.9%
Wholesale trade 0.6%
Retail trade 16.2%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 8.0%
Information 1.4%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 3.8%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 6.2%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 23.3%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 10.6%
Other services, except public administration 3.9%
Public administration 3.9%

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.