Lost Creek, KY 41348 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Lost Creek, KY 41348

Acceptable Alternative
Hardshell, KY 41348
Ned, KY 41348

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • Single Family Addresses: 339
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Breathitt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.48, Longitude -83.32
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 41348 has segments in 2 Counties (Breathitt, Perry).

Lost Creek, KY 41348 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 41348 to the other 736 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 404 45th
Population Density1 # 545 26th
Diversity Index2 # 663 10th
Median Household Income # 671 9th
Per Capita Income # 684 7th

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Lost Creek, KY 41348 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,465
Population in Households 1,459
Population in Familes 1,220
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 35
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 577
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 403
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 630 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 457 (72.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $72,273
Average Home Value $85,284


Median Household Income $24,709
Average Household Income $34,066
Per Capita Income $13,436
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.28% -0.14%
Households 0.66% 0.0%
Families 0.35% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.34%
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.

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