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ZIP Code 63703

Primary City:Cape Girardeau, MO (View All Cities)
County: Cape Girardeau County
Timezone: Central (2:50am)
Area code: 573 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.28, -89.54
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63703. 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 63703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63703, 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:
Cape Girardeau, MO
Acceptable:
Cpe Girardeau

Stats and Demographics for the 63703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63703 is located in southeast Missouri and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 63703 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63703 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,182
Population Density 634 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,243
Median Home Value $86,700
Land Area 12.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,673
Median Household Income $26,552

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2462562182494002902541912072402331891681279910596123
Female278247217268415326242190227215253243215173168197218399
Total524503435517815616496381434455486432383300267302314522

Gender

 Male 3,691 45%
 Female 4,491 55%
Gender

Race

 White 5,876 71.8%
 Black Or African American 1,879 23.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.3%
 Asian 53 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 91 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 250 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37145178286290225214101
Renter310443289296267175208209
Total347588467582557400422310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 910 25%
 Single Guardian 833 23%
 Singles 1,590 43%
 Singles With Roommate 340 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,799 76%
 Households with Kids 874 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3949525363435648464045434248494749495570
Female6649496547634541514745464039464058606484
Total10598101118110106101899787908982879587107109119154

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63703 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 63703 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 63703 real estate data, the median home value of $86,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 63703 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 63703 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,807 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 21 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 277 3.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 77 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 826 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 650 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,197 52%
 Households Vacant 570 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 287 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 79 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 160 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 68 3%
 1 Bedroom 461 23%
 2 Bedroom 853 43%
 3+ Bedroom 622 31%
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 $26,552 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 63703 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 63703 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 63703 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,035 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,964 28%
 No Earnings 2,939 42%
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 2,035 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,964 28%
 No Earnings 2,939 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,942 94.4%
 Public transportation 36 1.2%
 Taxicab 9 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 2.6%
 Worked at Home 50 1.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 542 21.5%
 High School Graduate 1,414 56.1%
 Associate's degree 165 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 255 10.1%
 Master's degree 105 4.2%
 Professional school degree 28 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,037 68.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 222 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 245 16.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63703

ZIP Code 63703 is in the Division of Youth Services School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63703.

Echo Day Treatment Center
3445 Armstrong Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Division of Youth Services School District
Parkview School
1020 South Parkway Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mo Schools for the Sev Disabled School District
Jefferson Elementary
520 South Minnesota
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Central High School
1000 South Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Cape Girardeau Car Tech Center
1080 South Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
St Mary Cathedral School
210 S Sprigg St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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