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ZIP Code 65203

Primary City:Columbia, MO (View All Cities)
County: Boone County
Timezone: Central (2:27pm)
Area code: 573 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.9, -92.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65203. 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 65203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65203, 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:
Columbia, MO
Unacceptable:
Easley, Huntsdale, Mcbaine, Sapp

Stats and Demographics for the 65203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65203 is located in central 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 65203 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65203 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,307
Population Density 690 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,790
Median Home Value $197,800
Land Area 77.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,351
Median Household Income $56,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7831,7091,7201,7653,0922,1441,7261,6001,5861,7261,6591,6051,364807592448304239
Female1,6941,6941,6421,5933,1252,1591,7861,7091,7421,9161,9701,8411,456918751542461439
Total3,4773,4033,3623,3586,2174,3033,5123,3093,3283,6423,6293,4462,8201,7251,343990765678

Gender

 Male 25,869 49%
 Female 27,438 51%
Gender

Race

 White 43,348 81.3%
 Black Or African American 5,083 9.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 154 0.3%
 Asian 2,735 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 413 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,546 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1551,4772,3743,1353,0851,6191,001382
Renter2,4962,7641,3071,21273932018699
Total2,6514,2413,6814,3473,8241,9391,187481

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,218 46%
 Single Guardian 2,978 13%
 Singles 6,516 29%
 Singles With Roommate 2,639 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 15,588 70%
 Households with Kids 6,763 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male348352373386346356332330345379335329344333337365374313376597
Female348370331328364315340331344291334333338346312345317291328540
Total6967227047147106716726616896706696626826796497106916047041,137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65203 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65203 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 65203 real estate data, the median home value of $197,800 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 65203. Rentals in 65203 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,014 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 97 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 152 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,743 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,485 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,123 38%
 Households Vacant 1,439 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 598 41.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 2.1%
 For Sale Only 309 21.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 135 9.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 299 20.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 337 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,687 19%
 2 Bedroom 3,928 43%
 3+ Bedroom 3,160 35%
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 $56,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65203 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 65203 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 20,329 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,309 28%
 No Earnings 10,689 25%
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 20,329 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,309 28%
 No Earnings 10,689 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 26,512 90.9%
 Public transportation 147 0.5%
 Taxicab 75 0.3%
 Motorcycle 127 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,089 3.7%
 Worked at Home 1,215 4.2%
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 790 5%
 High School Graduate 4,424 26%
 Associate's degree 865 5%
 Bachelor's degree 5,394 32%
 Master's degree 2,377 14%
 Professional school degree 1,137 7%
 Doctorate degree 1,842 11%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,110 71.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,076 18.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,105 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65203

ZIP Code 65203 is in the Columbia 93 School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65203.

Rock Bridge Senior High School
4303 South Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Columbia 93 School District
Frederick Douglass High School
310 North Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Columbia 93 School District
Fairview Elementary
909 Fairview Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
John Ridgeway Elementary
107 East Sexton
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Rock Bridge Elementary
5151 South Hwy 163
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Russell Blvd. Elementary
1800 West Rollins Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Ulysses S. Grant Elementary
10 East Broadway
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
West Blvd. Elementary
319 West Blvd North
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Ann Hawkins Gentry Middle School
4200 Bethel St
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Smithton Middle School
3600 West Worley
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Mill Creek Elementary
2200 Nifong Blvd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Mary Paxton Keeley Elementary
201 Park Deville
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Columbia Area Career Center
4203 South Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia 93 School District
David H. Hickman High School
1104 North Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia 93 School District
West Junior High School
401 Clinkscales Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Columbia 93 School District
Our Lady of Lourdes Interparish School
817 Bernadette Dr
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
College Park Christian Academy
1114 College Park Dr
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
2201 W Rollins Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage Academy
606 Ridgeway Ave
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christian Fellowship School
4600 Christian Fellowship Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christian Chapel Academy
3300 S Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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