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ZIP Code 64055

Primary City:Independence, MO (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Area code: 816 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.05, -94.41
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 64055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 64055. 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 64055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 64055, 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:
Independence, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 64055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 64055 is located in west Missouri and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 64055 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 64055 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,858
Population Density 2,768 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,057
Median Home Value $112,600
Land Area 12.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,903
Median Household Income $51,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9839479529629711,1761,0148879421,1091,2361,070900810689577440344
Female9159199299321,0501,1399758809071,2951,3391,2721,1951,107928868656543
Total1,8981,8661,8811,8942,0212,3151,9891,7671,8492,4042,5752,3422,0951,9171,6171,4451,096887

Gender

 Male 16,009 47%
 Female 17,849 53%
Gender

Race

 White 29,402 86.8%
 Black Or African American 1,787 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 188 0.6%
 Asian 390 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 171 0.5%
 Other Race 989 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 931 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1281,0361,3022,1172,1011,9111,507523
Renter4791,073690730577335266128
Total6072,1091,9922,8472,6782,2461,773651

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,699 45%
 Single Guardian 2,415 16%
 Singles 4,884 33%
 Singles With Roommate 905 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,153 75%
 Households with Kids 3,750 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188221186188183199175185205217176199174186194201209192166172
Female187183184183210163195160191184175196192182188192182196174180
Total375404370371393362370345396401351395366368382393391388340352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 64055 has a small 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 64055 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 64055 real estate data, the median home value of $112,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 64055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 64055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 64055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,735 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 27 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 79 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,737 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,888 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,278 27%
 Households Vacant 1,154 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 511 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 234 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 269 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,194 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,863 47%
 3+ Bedroom 838 21%
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 $51,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 64055 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. 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 64055 can expect to fall in that range. 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 11,247 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,116 22%
 No Earnings 9,889 36%
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 11,247 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,116 22%
 No Earnings 9,889 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,006 95.3%
 Public transportation 87 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 51 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 154 1.0%
 Worked at Home 448 2.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 994 9%
 High School Graduate 7,344 64%
 Associate's degree 743 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,479 13%
 Master's degree 624 5%
 Professional school degree 142 1%
 Doctorate degree 135 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,515 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 586 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 663 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 64055

ZIP Code 64055 is in the Blue Springs R-IV School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 64055.

William Yates Elementary
3600 Davidson Rd
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Blue Springs R-IV School District
Glendale Elementary
2611 South Lee's Summit Rd
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
John W. Luff Elementary
3700 South Delaware Ave
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
Sycamore Hills Elementary
15208 East 39th St South
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
William Southern Elementary
4300 South Phelps Rd
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
Hanthorn Early Education
1511 Kings Hwy
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
Santa Fe Trail Elementary
1301 South Windsor St
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence 30 School District
Truman High School
3301 South Noland Rd
Independence, MO 64055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Independence 30 School District

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