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ZIP Code 65606

Primary City:Alton, MO (View All Cities)
County: Oregon County
Timezone: Central (8:28pm)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -91.4
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65606. 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 65606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65606, 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:
Alton, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 65606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65606 is located in south 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 65606 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65606 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,613
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,765
Median Home Value $67,900
Land Area 203.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,479
Median Household Income $24,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1211221081368677719410112814113912612191613223
Female10913612411391787210410512014812712610589516374
Total2302582322491771551431982062482892662522261801129597

Gender

 Male 1,778 49%
 Female 1,835 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,459 95.7%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 1.9%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner297514422027622512533
Renter3966606239322628
Total6814120428231525715161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 777 53%
 Single Guardian 233 16%
 Singles 415 28%
 Singles With Roommate 54 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,043 71%
 Households with Kids 436 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3122173423202825261629152226263129302018
Female2526201826232627343024261727232624192121
Total5648375249435452604653413953495753494139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65606 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 65606 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 65606 real estate data, the median home value of $67,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65606 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65606 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,567 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 31 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 517 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 610 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 352 20%
 Households Vacant 286 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 9.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 18 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 21.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 168 58.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 4%
 1 Bedroom 19 5%
 2 Bedroom 176 42%
 3+ Bedroom 212 50%
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 $24,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65606 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 65606 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 620 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 746 26%
 No Earnings 1,480 52%
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 620 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 746 26%
 No Earnings 1,480 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 901 84%
 Public transportation 41 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 8%
 Worked at Home 41 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 296 25.9%
 High School Graduate 769 67.3%
 Associate's degree 5 0.4%
 Bachelor's degree 48 4.2%
 Master's degree 24 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 674 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65606

ZIP Code 65606 is in the Alton R-IV School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65606.

Alton Elementary
School St
Alton, MO 65606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alton R-IV School District
Alton High School
School St
Alton, MO 65606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alton R-IV School District

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