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ZIP Code 65559

Primary City:Saint James, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (7:15pm)
Coordinates:38.0, -91.6
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65559. 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 65559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65559, 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 James, MO
Unacceptable:
High Gate, Rosati, Safe

Stats and Demographics for the 65559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65559 is located in central 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 65559 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65559 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,385
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,057
Median Home Value $109,400
Land Area 187.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,625
Median Household Income $46,015

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male349344378392250237251266240367328313284226151153108111
Female284264288315257298221256303396346317280223158169134128
Total633608666707507535472522543763674630564449309322242239

Gender

 Male 4,748 51%
 Female 4,637 49%
Gender

Race

 White 9,077 96.7%
 Black Or African American 70 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.4%
 Asian 29 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 27 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5325638954754139927392
Renter121217188235136737629
Total174473577782677472349121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,922 53%
 Single Guardian 602 17%
 Singles 914 25%
 Singles With Roommate 187 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,411 67%
 Households with Kids 1,214 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5870667168726859778565827967809882795337
Female4558627545645455467238625264626361755451
Total10312812814611313612211412315710314413113114216114315410788

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65559 has a slightly less 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65559 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 65559 real estate data, the median home value of $109,400 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 65559. Rentals in 65559 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,974 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 132 1.4%
 Nursing Facilities 219 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 60 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,577 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 973 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,075 26%
 Households Vacant 432 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 50 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 112 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 160 16%
 2 Bedroom 522 52%
 3+ Bedroom 330 33%
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 $46,015 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65559 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 65559 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 2,823 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,636 23%
 No Earnings 2,769 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 2,823 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,636 23%
 No Earnings 2,769 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,699 93.5%
 Public transportation 17 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 40 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 2.0%
 Worked at Home 118 3.0%
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 456 15.0%
 High School Graduate 1,721 56.6%
 Associate's degree 178 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 444 14.6%
 Master's degree 167 5.5%
 Professional school degree 19 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 58 1.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,429 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 182 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65559

ZIP Code 65559 is in the St. James R-I School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65559.

Lucy Wortham James Elementary
314 South Jefferson
St. James, MO 65559
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. James R-I School District
St. James Middle School
1 Tiger Dr
St. James, MO 65559
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St. James R-I School District
St. James High School
101 East Scioto
St. James, MO 65559
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St. James R-I School District
Boys & Girls Town of Missouri
13160 County Road 3610
St. James, MO 65559
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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