Louisville, KY 40208 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 40208: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisville, KY 40208

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 405
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,209
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,410
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.219, Longitude -85.766
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Louisville, KY 40208 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 14,144
Daytime Population: Workers 9,216
Daytime Population: Residents 7,438
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,654
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.18
Population in Households 12,233
Population in Familes 6,859
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,911
Population Density2 5,907
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $28,980
Average Household Income $44,778
Per Capita Income $19,771


Total Housing Units 6,759 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,510 (22.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,273 (63.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 976 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $90,262
Average Home Value $158,046


Total Households 5,783
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 2,182
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.43% 0.32%
Households 0.3% 0.39%
Families -0.16% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Louisville, KY 40208 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40208 to the other 756 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 110 86th
Population Density # 7 99th
Diversity Index # 9 99th
Median Household Income # 643 15th
Per Capita Income # 447 41st

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