Independence, KY 41051 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 41051: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Independence, KY 41051

Not Acceptable, USPS
Nicholson, KY 41051
White Tower, KY 41051

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 356
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,639
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 496
  • County: Kenton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.942, Longitude -84.552
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 41051 has segments in 2 Counties (Boone, Kenton).

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Independence, KY 41051 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29,915
Population in Households 29,821
Population in Familes 26,369
Population in Group Qrtrs 94
Population Density1 913
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 10,061
Average Household Size 2.96
Family Households 7,979
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,189 (77.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,872 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 482 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $181,878
Average Home Value $202,055


Median Household Income $72,271
Average Household Income $79,538
Per Capita Income $26,811
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.24% 0.94%
Households 1.08% 0.85%
Families 0.94% 0.76%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.

Independence, KY 41051 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 41051 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 # 37 95th
Population Density1 # 62 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 243 68th
Median Household Income # 18 98th
Per Capita Income # 76 90th

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