ZIP Code 40517 - Lexington Kentucky

ZIP Code 40517 is located in Lexington Kentucky. 40517 is entirely within Fayette County. Regionally, it is located in the Lexington Area.

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ZIP Code 40517 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameLexington
Primary CountyFayette County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)36,263
Area Code(s)859
Current Time

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40517 Demographics

40517 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Kentucky based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 40517 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 40517 is White. The current unemployment level in 40517 is 3.2%.

Population Growth Rate2.34%
Population Density5,753 People per Square Mile
Total Households16,308
Percentage High Income Households1.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$46,716
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$41,510
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 67.58%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 45.15%

40517 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American80.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

40517 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American60.12%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander40.08%

40517 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,2516.04%
Bachelor Degree4,23920.47%
High School Diploma4,42321.35%
No High School Diploma4011.94%
GED or Alternate1,1805.7%
1 or More Years of College4,81423.24%
Associates Degree1,7858.62%
Masters Degree1,9289.31%
Professional Degree3351.62%
Doctorate Degree3571.72%

40517 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 40517
RegionLexington Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaLexington-Fayette, KY
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area6 Square Miles

40517 Politics

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40517 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion71l - Inner Bluegrass

40517 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24273544536266645746372845
Avg Max Temp (°F)40455666748286857867554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.383.364.413.814.844.434.583.733.212.843.554.1346.28

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