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ZIP Code 63118

Primary City:Saint Louis, MO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Benton Park
County: St. Louis City
Timezone: Central (6:34pm)
Area code: 314 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.59, -90.22
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63118. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 63118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63118, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Saint Louis, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 63118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63118 is located in east Missouri and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 63118 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63118 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,704
Population Density 7,961 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,594
Median Home Value $99,800
Land Area 3.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,854
Median Household Income $28,630

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1311,0589311,0521,0181,2431,1889588659459366854422841821147662
Female1,1119098909801,0571,4151,195975831962933686474334232201148201
Total2,2421,9671,8212,0322,0752,6582,3831,9331,6961,9071,8691,371916618414315224263

Gender

 Male 13,170 49%
 Female 13,534 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,627 36.1%
 Black Or African American 14,471 54.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 71 0.3%
 Asian 776 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 787 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 968 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5076383495872034020486
Renter6351,9581,3821,421794399206104
Total6852,7212,2162,3791,514739410190

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,322 21%
 Single Guardian 3,393 31%
 Singles 3,931 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,208 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,308 67%
 Households with Kids 3,546 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male264217212221215225214173231189168223183168208222217213192172
Female214246218228169190163194193174184177172183178213221183185188
Total478463430449384415377367424363352400355351386435438396377360

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63118 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 63118 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 63118 real estate data, the median home value of $99,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 63118 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 63118 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,429 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 15 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 140 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,097 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 858 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,899 47%
 Households Vacant 3,740 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,304 34.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 0.7%
 For Sale Only 423 11.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 135 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 1.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,812 48.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 279 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,712 40%
 2 Bedroom 2,460 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,343 20%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $28,630 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 63118 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 63118 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 63118 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,678 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,887 28%
 No Earnings 7,421 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,678 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,887 28%
 No Earnings 7,421 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,853 76.5%
 Public transportation 1,568 13.5%
 Taxicab 34 0.3%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 816 7.1%
 Worked at Home 285 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,738 21%
 High School Graduate 4,310 52%
 Associate's degree 501 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,091 13%
 Master's degree 367 4%
 Professional school degree 189 2%
 Doctorate degree 72 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,191 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 618 10.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 860 15.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63118

ZIP Code 63118 is in the Confluence Academies School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63118.

South City
3112 Meramec
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Confluence Academies School District
Ia of Careers Elementary
3740 Marine Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Imagine Academy of Careers
Kipp Inspire Academy
2647 Ohio Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kipp St Louis School District
South City Preparatory Academy
2900 South Grand Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South City Preparatory Academy
Froebel Elementary
3709 Nebraska Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis City School District
Meramec Elementary
2745 Meramec St
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis City School District
Monroe Elementary
3641 Missouri Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis City School District
Roosevelt High School
3230 Hartford St
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Louis City School District
Carnahan School of the Future
4041 South Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Louis City School District
St Elizabeth Academy
3401 Arsenal St
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Frances Cabrini Academy
3022 Oregon Ave
St. Louis, MO 63118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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