Zip Code 40505 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLexington
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code859
Current Population:26040
Racial Majority:White 66.04%
Public School Racial Majority:White 43.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$42765
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43920
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range974 - 1007 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.06076000, -84.45637100

Zip Code 40505 Description

Zip Code 40505 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Lexington metro area. Zip code 40505 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 40505 is LEXINGTON, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40505 are contained within or border the city limits of Lexington-Fayette, KY, . The area code for zip code 40505 is 859. 40505 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40505 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% 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 40505 decreased to 26040 from 26313 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40505 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 40505 public schools is White. 63.2% of students in 40505 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17687 66.04% 17602 +0%
 Black Or African American 5614 20.96% 5141 +9%
 Hispanic 2660 9.93% 2382 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.18% 67 -27%
 Asian 98 0.37% 194 -49%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.02% 17 -71%
 Other Race 67 0.13% 67 -46%
 Two Or More Races 570 2.37% 570 +11%

Zip Code 40505 Race/Ethnicity

 White 43.5%
 Black Or African American 33.4%
 Hispanic 16.6%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 40505 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2604026313
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households11020
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
63.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42765
Income Under $50K Per Year57.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
40505 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 6Andy BarrRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Kentucky Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$151141
Average Real Estate Sale Price$94610
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 71l - Inner Bluegrass
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 40505 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23273543536266645746372845
Avg Max Temp (°F)40455666748286857867554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.363.344.383.824.84.374.513.73.172.843.544.0945.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lexington-Fayette, KY
CBSA Type40505
CBSA Population466177
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours