Baxter, KY 40806 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 40806: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baxter, KY 40806

Acceptable Alternative
Keith, KY 40806

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Harlan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.878, Longitude -83.317
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 59
  • PO Box Addresses: 402
  • Residential Addresses: 630
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 630

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

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Baxter, KY 40806 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,065
Population in Households 3,065
Population in Familes 2,563
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 161
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $28,814
Average Household Income $44,959
Per Capita Income $18,790


Total Housing Units 1,436 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 854 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 427 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 155 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $80,731
Average Home Value $98,683


Total Households 1,281
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 862
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 0.27% -0.21%
Households 0.29% -0.17%
Families 0.08% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.96%

Baxter, KY 40806 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 40806 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 # 273 64th
Population Density # 149 80th
Diversity Index # 290 62nd
Median Household Income # 644 15th
Per Capita Income # 541 29th

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