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ZIP Code 64759

Primary City:Lamar, MO (View All Cities)
County: Barton County
Timezone: Central (9:08pm)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.5, -94.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 64759

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 64759. 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 64759. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 64759, 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:
Lamar, MO
Acceptable:
Iantha, Irwin

Stats and Demographics for the 64759 ZIP Code

ZIP code 64759 is located in southwest 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 64759 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 64759 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,244
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,662
Median Home Value $88,800
Land Area 263.73 sq mi
Water Area 2.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,264
Median Household Income $45,781

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29433230230118820423122422427929427422318714511410285
Female275262317259201212242201236318311302242196173162176156
Total569594619560389416473425460597605576465383318276278241

Gender

 Male 4,003 49%
 Female 4,241 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,844 95.1%
 Black Or African American 41 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.7%
 Asian 25 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 70 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 204 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32208281472490368312133
Renter97209181188111767234
Total129417462660601444384167

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,786 55%
 Single Guardian 490 15%
 Singles 854 26%
 Singles With Roommate 134 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,204 68%
 Households with Kids 1,060 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5953735858676860795764487360754771713744
Female5760565754496153457055657057465060604344
Total116113129115112116129113124127119113143117121971311318088

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 64759 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 64759 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 64759 real estate data, the median home value of $88,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 64759. Rentals in 64759 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 64759 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,160 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,321 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 975 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 968 26%
 Households Vacant 398 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 108 27.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 40 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 7.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 7.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 46.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 8%
 1 Bedroom 88 11%
 2 Bedroom 288 34%
 3+ Bedroom 389 47%
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 $45,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 64759 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. More commuters in 64759 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 2,653 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,444 22%
 No Earnings 2,541 38%
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 2,653 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,444 22%
 No Earnings 2,541 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,233 91.3%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 30 0.8%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 157 4.4%
 Worked at Home 119 3.4%
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 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 524 19%
 High School Graduate 1,557 55%
 Associate's degree 210 7%
 Bachelor's degree 315 11%
 Master's degree 97 3%
 Professional school degree 95 3%
 Doctorate degree 27 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,587 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 329 16.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 64759

ZIP Code 64759 is in the Lamar R-I School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 64759.

Lamar Elementary
202 West 7th
Lamar, MO 64759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar R-I School District
Lamar Middle School
202 West 7th
Lamar, MO 64759
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lamar R-I School District
East Elementary
1600 East 12th St
Lamar, MO 64759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar R-I School District
Lamar High School
503 Maple
Lamar, MO 64759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamar R-I School District
Lamar Careertechnical Center
501 Maple
Lamar, MO 64759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamar R-I School District

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