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ZIP Code 63834

Primary City:Charleston, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:24pm)
Coordinates:36.9, -89.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63834. 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 63834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63834, 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:
Charleston, MO
Unacceptable:
Diehlstadt

Stats and Demographics for the 63834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63834 is located in southeast Missouri and covers a large 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 63834 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63834 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,135
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,431
Median Home Value $59,200
Land Area 248.91 sq mi
Water Area 11.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,187
Median Household Income $29,401

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male210215206211329414392368348400326256168146105625034
Female199206174207174183162132170227203188183142110827380
Total409421380418503597554500518627529444351288215144123114

Gender

 Male 4,240 59%
 Female 2,895 41%
Gender

Race

 White 3,923 55.0%
 Black Or African American 3,073 43.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 74 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1711915428528624714859
Renter113175154179132604712
Total13029430846441830719571

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 890 41%
 Single Guardian 570 26%
 Singles 661 30%
 Singles With Roommate 66 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,438 66%
 Households with Kids 749 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4253404253343238583148464140473743414352
Female3237423655413536393835353630285145453828
Total74908278108756774976983817770758888868180

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63834 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 63834 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 63834 real estate data, the median home value of $59,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 63834 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 63834 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,353 75.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,722 24.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 713 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 602 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 872 36%
 Households Vacant 244 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 4%
 For Sale Only 55 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 6%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 5%
 1 Bedroom 166 20%
 2 Bedroom 302 36%
 3+ Bedroom 326 39%
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 $29,401 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 63834 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 63834 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,699 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,463 26%
 No Earnings 2,485 44%
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 1,699 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,463 26%
 No Earnings 2,485 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,442 92.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 5 0.2%
 Motorcycle 14 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 3.8%
 Worked at Home 68 2.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 640 23%
 High School Graduate 1,784 63%
 Associate's degree 118 4%
 Bachelor's degree 222 8%
 Master's degree 36 1%
 Professional school degree 33 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 779 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 113 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 155 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63834

ZIP Code 63834 is in the Department of Corrections School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63834.

Southeast Correctional Center
300 East Pedro Simmons Dr
Charleston, MO 63834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Corrections School District
Warren E. Hearnes Elementary
1015 Plant Rd
Charleston, MO 63834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston R-I School District
Charleston Middle School
S Main St
Charleston, MO 63834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston R-I School District
Charleston High School
Thorn St
Charleston, MO 63834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charleston R-I School District
St Henry Catholic School
306 Court St
Charleston, MO 63834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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