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ZIP Code 65617

Primary City:Brighton, MO (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (4:35am)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.44, -93.34
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65617. 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 65617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65617, 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:
Brighton, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 65617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65617 is located in south Missouri and covers a slightly less 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 65617 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65617 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,630
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 667
Median Home Value $119,300
Land Area 29.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 594
Median Household Income $39,449

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male475299115423646464779847044463014142
Female43375644293442385480665049322619135
Total90891551597170888410115915012093785633277

Gender

 Male 913 56%
 Female 717 44%
Gender

Race

 White 1,589 97.5%
 Black Or African American 14 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10487314110687373
Renter820161914741
Total18688916012094414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 348 59%
 Single Guardian 79 13%
 Singles 130 22%
 Singles With Roommate 37 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 407 69%
 Households with Kids 187 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male715711814158710182817263229301778
Female7101285812751671571191010785
Total1425191913222715122625432437413940241513

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65617 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65617 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 65617 real estate data, the median home value of $119,300 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 65617. Rentals in 65617 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,555 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 75 5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 346 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 159 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 13%
 Households Vacant 73 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 16 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 106 55%
 3+ Bedroom 87 45%
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 $39,449 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65617 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. However, that is not the case in 65617. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 506 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 356 23%
 No Earnings 662 43%
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 506 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 356 23%
 No Earnings 662 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 687 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 4%
 Worked at Home 60 8%
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. 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 94 14%
 High School Graduate 567 82%
 Associate's degree 31 4%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 632 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 132 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65617

ZIP Code 65617 is in the Pleasant Hope R-VI School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65617.

Pleasant Hope Ranch School
5545 Hwy K
Brighton, MO 65617
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pleasant Hope R-VI School District

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