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ZIP Code 65608

Primary City:Ava, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:04am)
Coordinates:36.9, -92.6
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65608

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65608. 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 65608. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65608, 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:
Ava, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 65608 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65608 is located in south Missouri and covers an extremely large 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 65608 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65608 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,403
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,462
Median Home Value $97,700
Land Area 431.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,836
Median Household Income $31,572

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male29628130930823424021023424435235032230629820817311272
Female269267309315244232234257283345336361334326216239131156
Total565548618623478472444491527697686683640624424412243228

Gender

 Male 4,549 48%
 Female 4,854 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,130 97.1%
 Black Or African American 22 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.4%
 Asian 28 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56237372614623567360124
Renter79170166155123798625
Total135407538769746646446149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,071 54%
 Single Guardian 550 14%
 Singles 1,020 27%
 Singles With Roommate 195 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,738 71%
 Households with Kids 1,098 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5957555765604746636263645862566762695465
Female5755626149535057585661655869806955555642
Total11611211711811411397103121118124129116131136136117124110107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65608 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 65608 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 65608 real estate data, the median home value of $97,700 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 65608. Rentals in 65608 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65608 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,280 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 18 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 96 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,517 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,436 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 883 20%
 Households Vacant 626 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 15.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 93 14.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 132 21.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 277 44.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 101 12.3%
 2 Bedroom 224 27.3%
 3+ Bedroom 490 59.7%
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 $31,572 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65608 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. Most commuters in 65608 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,216 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,783 22%
 No Earnings 3,966 50%
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 2,216 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,783 22%
 No Earnings 3,966 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,183 93.1%
 Public transportation 6 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 121 3.5%
 Worked at Home 108 3.2%
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. 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 752 21.9%
 High School Graduate 2,132 62.2%
 Associate's degree 283 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 196 5.7%
 Master's degree 40 1.2%
 Professional school degree 11 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,347 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 276 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65608

ZIP Code 65608 is in the Ava R-I School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65608.

Ava Elementary
507 NE 3rd St
Ava, MO 65608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ava R-I School District
Ava Middle School
507 NE 3rd St
Ava, MO 65608
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ava R-I School District
Plainview Elementary
Hwy 76 and Co Rd 434
Campbell, MO 65608
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainview R-VIII School District
Ava High School
507 NE 3rd St
Ava, MO 65608
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ava R-I School District
Ava Victory Academy
1005 NW 12th Ave
Ava, MO 65608
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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