Baxter, KY 40806 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 40806: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baxter, KY 40806

Acceptable Alternative
Keith, KY 40806

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 66
  • Single Family Addresses: 627
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Harlan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.878, Longitude -83.317
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baxter, KY 40806 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,584
Daytime Population: Workers 354
Daytime Population: Residents 1,908
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,262
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 2,582
Population in Familes 2,153
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 187
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $29,581
Average Household Income $44,843
Per Capita Income $18,564


Total Housing Units 1,270 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 704 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 365 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 201 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $77,880
Average Home Value $99,361


Total Households 1,069
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 722
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 -0.34% -0.47%
Households -0.39% -0.49%
Families -0.54% -0.59%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   2.39%

Baxter, KY 40806 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40806 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 # 299 61st
Population Density # 144 81st
Diversity Index # 264 65th
Median Household Income # 620 18th
Per Capita Income # 528 30th

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