Zip Code 40823 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCumberland
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Harlan
Secondary County: Letcher
Area Code606
Current Population:4231
Racial Majority:White 97.35%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.8%
Unemployment Rate:9.4%
Median Household Income$23529
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36950
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1765 - 3570 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.95878700, -82.97847900

Zip Code 40823 Description

Zip Code 40823 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Knoxville metro area. Zip code 40823 is primarily located in Harlan County. Portions of 40823 are also located in Letcher County. The official US Postal Service name for 40823 is CUMBERLAND, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40823 are contained within or border the city limits of Cumberland, KY, Benham, KY, and Lynch, KY. The area code for zip code 40823 is 606. 40823 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40823 is 9.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 11.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 40823 decreased to 4231 from 4483 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40823 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 40823 public schools is White. 77.3% of students in 40823 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3938 97.35% 4049 -3%
 Black Or African American 60 1.48% 95 -37%
 Hispanic 4 0.1% 42 -90%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.15% 1 +500%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0.3% 2 +500%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.62% 38 -34%

Zip Code 40823 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.8%
 Black Or African American 5.4%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 40823 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population42314483
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households1758
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
77.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$23529
Income Under $50K Per Year78.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.70%
40823 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 5Hal RogersRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Kentucky Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$77500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58553
Current Unemployment Level 9.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69e - Cumberland Mountain Thrust Block
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 40823 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263340495762605442342842
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868758184837868574966
Avg Precip (In.)3.883.614.623.914.984.444.484.093.443.063.863.6448.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours