Zip Code 40059 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProspect
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Oldham
Secondary County: Jefferson
Area Code502
Current Population:16708
Racial Majority:White 89.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.4%
Unemployment Rate:2.7%
Median Household Income$131353
Average Adjusted Gross Income$210580
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time26 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range456 - 692 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.35971300, -85.59100000

Zip Code 40059 Description

Zip Code 40059 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Louisville metro area. Zip code 40059 is primarily located in Oldham County. Portions of 40059 are also located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 40059 is PROSPECT, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40059 are contained within or border the city limits of Prospect, KY, River Bluff, KY, Green Spring, KY, Goshen, KY, and Utica, IN. Zip code 40059 is within area code 502 and area code 812. 40059 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40059 is 2.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 40059 increased to 16708 from 11000 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40059 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 40059 public schools is White. 2.5% of students in 40059 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15962 89.75% 14587 +9%
 Black Or African American 606 3.41% 721 -16%
 Hispanic 304 1.71% 321 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.14% 23 +9%
 Asian 719 4.04% 828 -13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 19 0.07% 19 -37%
 Two Or More Races 207 0.88% 207 -24%

Zip Code 40059 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.4%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 2.8%
 Asian 7.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 40059 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1670811000
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households6086
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$131353
Income Under $50K Per Year14.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year64.90%
40059 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 4Thomas MassieRepublican
Kentucky District 3John YarmuthDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Kentucky Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$567775
Average Real Estate Sale Price$374040
Current Unemployment Level 2.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 71d - Outer Bluegrass
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 40059 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23263543536266645745362845
Avg Max Temp (°F)41475868778488878070564567
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN
CBSA Type40059
CBSA Population1273611
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours