Zip Code 40516 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLexington
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Secondary County: Bourbon
Area Code859
Current Population:2877
Racial Majority:White 71.83%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$71016
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range925 - 1014 ft.
Area36 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.07123500, -84.36354300

Zip Code 40516 Description

Zip Code 40516 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Lexington metro area. Zip code 40516 is primarily located in Fayette County. Portions of 40516 are also located in Bourbon County. The official US Postal Service name for 40516 is LEXINGTON, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40516 are contained within or border the city limits of Lexington-Fayette, KY, . The area code for zip code 40516 is 859. 40516 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40516 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 40516 increased to 2877 from 2386 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40516 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 40516 public schools is . % of students in 40516 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2071 71.83% 2193 -6%
 Black Or African American 538 18.66% 421 +28%
 Hispanic 219 7.6% 183 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 13 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.91% 54 +2%

Zip Code 40516 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 40516 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population28772386
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1168
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$71016
Income Under $50K Per Year33.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.90%
40516 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 6Andy BarrRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$421068
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148909
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 40516 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23263543536166645745362845
Avg Max Temp (°F)40465666758286857968554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.383.374.363.854.84.344.463.713.22.873.554.146
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lexington-Fayette, KY
CBSA Type40516
CBSA Population466177
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 40516
Tates Creek High SchoolFayette