Prestonsburg, KY 41653 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 41653: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Prestonsburg, KY 41653

Acceptable Alternative
Emma, KY 41653
Endicott, KY 41653
Hippo, KY 41653

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bonanza, KY 41653
Cliff, KY 41653
Dock, KY 41653
Lancer, KY 41653
Sloan, KY 41653
Watergap, KY 41653

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 713
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,716
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 80
  • County: Floyd County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.665, Longitude -82.768
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Prestonsburg, KY 41653 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 12,267
Population in Households 11,817
Population in Familes 9,528
Population in Group Qrtrs 450
Population Density1 95
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 5,118
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 3,352
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,847 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,267 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,851 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 729 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $88,065
Average Home Value $118,580


Median Household Income $30,654
Average Household Income $45,489
Per Capita Income $19,588
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.82%
Households 0.8% 0.87%
Families 0.59% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.

Prestonsburg, KY 41653 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 41653 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 # 118 85th
Population Density1 # 244 68th
Diversity Index2 # 369 51st
Median Household Income # 567 25th
Per Capita Income # 394 48th

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