Mayking, KY 41837 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Mayking, KY

Camera Icon Photos of the local Mayking, KY area

ZIP Code 41837: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mayking, KY 41837

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • Single Family Addresses: 260
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Letcher County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.107, Longitude -82.768
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


41837 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Mayking, KY 41837 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 968
Population in Households 934
Population in Familes 769
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density1 98
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 355
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 240
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 439 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 260 (59.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 95 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $68,987
Average Home Value $91,058


Median Household Income $35,910
Average Household Income $51,015
Per Capita Income $19,292
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% -0.04%
Households 0.32% -0.06%
Families 0.13% -0.08%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
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.

Mayking, KY 41837 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 41837 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 # 476 37th
Population Density1 # 237 69th
Diversity Index2 # 509 33rd
Median Household Income # 438 42nd
Per Capita Income # 417 45th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.

Kentucky Research Tools

Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Kentucky Census Data
Highest or Lowest: