Louisville, KY 40217 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 40217: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisville, KY 40217

Acceptable Alternative
Parkway Village, KY 40217
Parkway Vlg, KY 40217

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 483
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,424
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 790
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.218, Longitude -85.741
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Louisville, KY 40217 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,991
Population in Households 11,873
Population in Familes 7,414
Population in Group Qrtrs 118
Population Density1 5,264
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 5,622
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 2,621
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,116 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,388 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,234 (36.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 494 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $126,277
Average Home Value $127,169


Median Household Income $41,460
Average Household Income $54,422
Per Capita Income $25,706
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.35%
Households 0.14% 0.34%
Families -0.28% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Louisville, KY 40217 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40217 to the other 755 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 121 84th
Population Density1 # 9 99th
Diversity Index2 # 86 89th
Median Household Income # 226 70th
Per Capita Income # 93 88th

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