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ZIP Code 65605

Primary City:Aurora, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:16pm)
Coordinates:36.9, -93.7
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65605. 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 65605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65605, 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:
Aurora, MO
Acceptable:
Jenkins

Stats and Demographics for the 65605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65605 is located in southwest 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 65605 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65605 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,136
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,451
Median Home Value $83,800
Land Area 159.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,792
Median Household Income $34,392

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3644375034563223073393903964464113683402602321729188
Female383382477394285346370355376446429427380311277208194174
Total747819980850607653709745772892840795720571509380285262

Gender

 Male 5,922 49%
 Female 6,214 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,389 93.8%
 Black Or African American 30 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.8%
 Asian 27 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 384 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 200 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner57353532732664566361129
Renter1302902612472071199054
Total187643793979871685451183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,553 53%
 Single Guardian 767 16%
 Singles 1,248 26%
 Singles With Roommate 224 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,189 67%
 Households with Kids 1,603 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7247838586113748381102911081059787102991026670
Female708565816972769570978010197102999482774256
Total142132148166155185150178151199171209202199186196181179108126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65605 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 65605 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 65605 real estate data, the median home value of $83,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65605 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65605 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,063 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,078 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,316 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,398 26%
 Households Vacant 659 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 195 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 151 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 226 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 1%
 1 Bedroom 330 24%
 2 Bedroom 460 34%
 3+ Bedroom 551 41%
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 $34,392 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65605 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 65605 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 3,164 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,182 25%
 No Earnings 3,337 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 3,164 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,182 25%
 No Earnings 3,337 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,432 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 2%
 Worked at Home 154 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 550 15.8%
 High School Graduate 2,339 67.1%
 Associate's degree 202 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 302 8.7%
 Master's degree 65 1.9%
 Professional school degree 12 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,915 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 219 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65605

ZIP Code 65605 is in the Aurora R-VIII School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65605.

Pate Early Childhood Center
400 Terrace Dr
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora R-VIII School District
Robinson Elementary
1034 South Lincoln Ave
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora R-VIII School District
Robinson Intermediate
1044 South Lincoln Ave
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurora R-VIII School District
Aurora High School
305 West Prospect St
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aurora R-VIII School District
Aurora Junior High School
500 West Olive
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Aurora R-VIII School District
Aurora Christian Academy K-12
17818 Lawrence 2200
Aurora, MO 65605
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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