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ZIP Code 63879

Primary City:Wardell, MO (View All Cities)
County: Pemiscot County
Timezone: Central (10:23am)
Area code: 573 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.36, -89.82
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63879

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63879. 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 63879. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63879, 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:
Wardell, MO
Acceptable:
Homestown

Stats and Demographics for the 63879 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63879 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 63879 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 63879 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 773
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 366
Median Home Value $46,700
Land Area 22.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 319
Median Household Income $34,318

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male183129381619272721263228251713936
Female271933242315261727262938242271597
Total455062623934534448526166493920241213

Gender

 Male 385 50%
 Female 388 50%
Gender

Race

 White 584 75.5%
 Black Or African American 176 22.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32230475140188
Renter1116142320682
Total1438447071462610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 136 43%
 Single Guardian 88 28%
 Singles 89 28%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 213 67%
 Households with Kids 106 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male38328666574114351261142
Female772534723118446933633
Total1015571110138818121589141591775

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63879 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 63879 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 63879 real estate data, the median home value of $46,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 63879 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 63879 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63879 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 773 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 107 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 112 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 100 27%
 Households Vacant 47 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 3%
 1 Bedroom 23 24%
 2 Bedroom 48 50%
 3+ Bedroom 22 23%
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 $34,318 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 63879 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 63879 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. More commuters in 63879 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 237 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 125 20%
 No Earnings 257 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 237 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 125 20%
 No Earnings 257 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 293 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 3%
 Worked at Home 3 1%
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 69 28.0%
 High School Graduate 138 56.1%
 Associate's degree 12 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 26 10.6%
 Master's degree 1 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63879

ZIP Code 63879 is in the North Pemiscot County. R-I School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63879.

North Pemiscot Senior High School
102 School Dr
Wardell, MO 63879
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Pemiscot County. R-I School District

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