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ZIP Code 65240

Primary City:Centralia, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:55pm)
Coordinates:39.2, -92.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65240. 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 65240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65240, 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:
Centralia, MO
Unacceptable:
Rowena

Stats and Demographics for the 65240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65240 is located in north 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 65240 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 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 65240 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,590
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,169
Median Home Value $120,200
Land Area 177.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,916
Median Household Income $50,988

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2252672923101602231882222662872642481941651211175251
Female24427629128015921322225224732529028520518915610884112
Total469543583590319436410474513612554533399354277225136163

Gender

 Male 3,652 48%
 Female 3,938 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,345 96.8%
 Black Or African American 72 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.4%
 Asian 14 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 31 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 92 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4026539352643433019766
Renter5712312011491646432
Total9738851364052539426198

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,704 58%
 Single Guardian 398 14%
 Singles 673 23%
 Singles With Roommate 141 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,882 65%
 Households with Kids 1,034 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5236544546505669464770694759707267693232
Female5359355261486255505653686153517656583928
Total10595899710798118124961031231371081121211481231277160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65240 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65240 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 65240 real estate data, the median home value of $120,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 65240. Rentals in 65240 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,464 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 58 0.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,515 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 736 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 665 21%
 Households Vacant 253 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 8%
 For Sale Only 56 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 216 30%
 2 Bedroom 309 43%
 3+ Bedroom 198 27%
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 $50,988 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65240 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. Most commuters in 65240 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 2,863 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 25%
 No Earnings 1,622 27%
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 2,863 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 25%
 No Earnings 1,622 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,783 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 104 3%
 Worked at Home 105 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 300 12%
 High School Graduate 1,396 57%
 Associate's degree 91 4%
 Bachelor's degree 427 17%
 Master's degree 157 6%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 40 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,268 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 113 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 213 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65240

ZIP Code 65240 is in the Centralia R-VI School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65240.

Chance Elementary
510 South Rollins
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centralia R-VI School District
Chester Boren Middle School
110 North Jefferson
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Centralia R-VI School District
Centralia Intermediate
550 West Lakeview
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centralia R-VI School District
Centralia High School
849 South Jefferson
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Centralia R-VI School District
Sunnydale Sda Elementary School
6979 Audrain Road 9139
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sunnydale Adventist Academy
6818 Audrain Road 9139
Centralia, MO 65240
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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