Louisville, KY 40229 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 40229: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Louisville, KY 40229

Acceptable Alternative
Okolona, KY 40229

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.103, Longitude -85.666
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 40229 has segments in 2 Counties (Bullitt, Jefferson).

  • Businesses Addresses: 410
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,120
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 775
    • Single Family Addresses: 14,345

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Louisville, KY 40229 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 38,008
Population in Households 37,996
Population in Familes 31,807
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 1,993
Diversity Index2 32


Median Household Income $55,100
Average Household Income $64,646
Per Capita Income $24,109


Total Housing Units 14,799 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,512 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,659 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 628 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $141,672
Average Home Value $169,000


Total Households 14,171
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 10,169
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.95% 0.85%
Households 0.96% 0.85%
Families 0.74% 0.72%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Louisville, KY 40229 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40229 to the other 754 ZIP Codes in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 19 98th
Population Density # 41 95th
Diversity Index # 75 90th
Median Household Income # 95 88th
Per Capita Income # 218 71st

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