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ZIP Code 64501

Primary City:Saint Joseph, MO (View All Cities)
County: Buchanan County
Timezone: Central (2:49am)
Area code: 816 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.76, -94.84
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 64501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 64501. 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 64501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 64501, 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:
Saint Joseph, MO
Unacceptable:
St Joseph

Stats and Demographics for the 64501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 64501 is located in northwest 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 64501 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 64501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,503
Population Density 3,462 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,914
Median Home Value $79,500
Land Area 3.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,894
Median Household Income $29,257

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male542441418421591588451412392467464330268159114846644
Female529426390439589566413380367426426325277204140107106141
Total1,0718678088601,1801,154864792759893890655545363254191172185

Gender

 Male 6,252 50%
 Female 6,251 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,901 79.2%
 Black Or African American 1,402 11.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.6%
 Asian 72 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 109 0.9%
 Other Race 438 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 505 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4729732850241126517990
Renter4266555065303561618754
Total4739528341,032767426266144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,502 31%
 Single Guardian 1,242 25%
 Singles 1,684 34%
 Singles With Roommate 466 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,269 67%
 Households with Kids 1,625 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male991071151129310277779298678982827591949467124
Female961141159295100668382947871806773941078382132
Total195221230204188202143160174192145160162149148185201177149256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 64501 has a slightly higher 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 64501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 64501 real estate data, the median home value of $79,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 64501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 64501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 64501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,023 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 161 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 265 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,413 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 706 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,775 47%
 Households Vacant 1,020 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 367 36.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Sale Only 74 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 57 5.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 505 49.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 105 4%
 1 Bedroom 834 35%
 2 Bedroom 855 35%
 3+ Bedroom 621 26%
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 $29,257 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 64501 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, 64501 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 64501 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 3,433 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,272 24%
 No Earnings 3,663 39%
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 3,433 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,272 24%
 No Earnings 3,663 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,464 91.8%
 Public transportation 200 4.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.3%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 2.4%
 Worked at Home 51 1.0%
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 681 18.1%
 High School Graduate 2,282 60.6%
 Associate's degree 145 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 458 12.2%
 Master's degree 120 3.2%
 Professional school degree 11 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 71 1.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,213 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 375 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 64501

ZIP Code 64501 is in the St. Joseph School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 64501.

Edison Elementary
515 North 22nd
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Joseph School District
Central High School
2602 Edmond
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. Joseph School District
Cathedral School & Early Childhood Center
518 N 11th St
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children First School
301 N 7th St
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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