ZIP Code 40840 - Helton Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHelton
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Leslie
Secondary County: Bell
Area Code606
Current Population:312
Racial Majority: 100%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1719 - 2018 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.93871200, -83.43723900

Map of ZIP Code 40840 Border

Zip Code 40840 Description

Zip Code 40840 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Lexington metro area. Zip code 40840 is primarily located in Leslie County. Portions of 40840 are also located in Bell County. The official US Postal Service name for 40840 is HELTON, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40840 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 40840 is 606. 40840 can be classified socioeconically as a class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40840 is 6.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 13.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 40840 decreased to 312 from 689 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40840 is while the majority ethnicity attending 40840 public schools is . % of students in 40840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 177 100% 308 -43%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 40840 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 40840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population312689
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households110
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$
Income Under $50K Per Year%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year%
Income Above $100K Per Year%
40840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 5Hal RogersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$80583
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46984
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 69d - Dissected Appalachian Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 40840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263340505963625543342743
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495868768286857969584867
Avg Precip (In.)4.534.034.844.065.24.564.644.313.423.24.064.2951.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours