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ZIP Code 64079

Primary City:Platte City, MO (View All Cities)
County: Platte County
Timezone: Central (12:12pm)
Area code: 816 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.4, -94.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 64079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 64079. 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 64079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 64079, 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:
Platte City, MO
Unacceptable:
Tracy

Stats and Demographics for the 64079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 64079 is located in northwest Missouri and covers a slightly higher 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 64079 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 64079 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,485
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,112
Median Home Value $201,200
Land Area 93.87 sq mi
Water Area 1.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,732
Median Household Income $81,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male425521532444292361393517515529467404322234142905241
Female40047144540126535941250949553847440935023614411083103
Total8259929778455577208051,0261,0101,067941813672470286200135144

Gender

 Male 6,281 50%
 Female 6,204 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,547 92.5%
 Black Or African American 347 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.4%
 Asian 122 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 138 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 267 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2639375188768641217453
Renter116330383245134654829
Total1427231,1341,13282047722282

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,851 60%
 Single Guardian 617 13%
 Singles 1,060 22%
 Singles With Roommate 204 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,949 62%
 Households with Kids 1,783 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7675948910810511983106101103106111111969795985853
Female77997581951009687939081978790989886685147
Total153174169170203205215170199191184203198201194195181166109100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 64079 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 64079 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 64079 real estate data, the median home value of $201,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 64079. Rentals in 64079 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 64079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,317 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 72 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,717 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 665 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,350 26%
 Households Vacant 380 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 187 49.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 71 18.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 9.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 16.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 227 14%
 2 Bedroom 668 40%
 3+ Bedroom 766 46%
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 $81,778 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 64079 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 64079 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 5,240 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,356 25%
 No Earnings 1,984 21%
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 5,240 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,356 25%
 No Earnings 1,984 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,345 93.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 0.9%
 Worked at Home 354 5.2%
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 299 7%
 High School Graduate 1,967 46%
 Associate's degree 318 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,107 26%
 Master's degree 458 11%
 Professional school degree 39 1%
 Doctorate degree 68 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,445 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 237 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 285 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 64079

ZIP Code 64079 is in the Platte County. R-III School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 64079.

Paxton School
1601 Branch St
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Platte County. R-III School District
Rising Star Elementary
1009 Second St
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Platte County. R-III School District
Platte City Middle School
900 Pirate Dr
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Platte County. R-III School District
Donald D. Siegrist Elementary
1701 Branch St
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Platte County. R-III School District
Platte County High School
1501 Branch St
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Platte County. R-III School District
Northland Career Center
1801 Branch St
Platte City, MO 64079
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Platte County. R-III School District

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