Louisville, KY 40205 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 40205: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisville, KY 40205

Acceptable Alternative
Kingsley, KY 40205
Seneca Gardens, KY 40205
Seneca Gdns, KY 40205
Strathmoor Manor, KY 40205
Strathmoor Village, KY 40205
Strathmr Mnr, KY 40205
Strathmr Vlg, KY 40205

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.224, Longitude -85.684
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 567
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 10,968
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,134
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,834

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: July 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.


Louisville, KY 40205 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 23,473 (100%)
Population in Households 22,000 (93.7%)
Population in Families 15,271 (65.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 1,473 ( 6.3%)
Population Density 3,460
Diversity Index2 21


Median Household Income $83,221
Average Household Income $113,157
% of Income for Mortgage4 15%
Per Capita Income $51,031
Wealth Index5 147


Total HU (Housing Units) 11,168 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,832 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,730 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 606 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $298,580
Average Home Value $353,955
Housing Affordability Index3 159


Total Households 10,562
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 5,491
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population 0.12% 0.01%
Households 0.04% -0.01%
Families -0.26% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.02%

Louisville, KY 40205 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40205 to the other 752 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 57 93rd
Population Density # 27 97th
Median Household Income # 24 97th
Housing Affordability Index # 64 9th
Per Capita Income # 9 99th
Diversity Index # 142 81st

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