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ZIP Code 65653

Primary City:Forsyth, MO (View All Cities)
County: Taney County
Timezone: Central (5:35am)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -93.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65653

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65653. 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 65653. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65653, 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:
Forsyth, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 65653 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65653 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 65653 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65653 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,708
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,930
Median Home Value $101,500
Land Area 64.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,447
Median Household Income $36,985

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1351451511481321771421401561901741882022051771499960
Female15512717616511412813315915817918621624121222914611599
Total290272327313246305275299314369360404443417406295214159

Gender

 Male 2,770 49%
 Female 2,938 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,477 96.0%
 Black Or African American 24 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.6%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 41 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 113 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2713119329335743031969
Renter53110103104117714030
Total8024129639747450135999

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,256 51%
 Single Guardian 321 13%
 Singles 756 31%
 Singles With Roommate 114 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,863 76%
 Households with Kids 584 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2034252535222533303027214132303235262523
Female3429312420193723282734393640353739282623
Total5463564955416256585761607772656974545146

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65653 has a slightly higher 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 65653 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 65653 real estate data, the median home value of $101,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65653 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65653 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65653 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,475 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 100 1.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 77 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,005 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 814 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 628 21%
 Households Vacant 483 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 25.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 69 14.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 163 33.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 118 24.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 6%
 1 Bedroom 58 10%
 2 Bedroom 336 59%
 3+ Bedroom 139 25%
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 $36,985 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65653 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 65653 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,367 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,285 27%
 No Earnings 2,086 44%
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 1,367 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,285 27%
 No Earnings 2,086 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,825 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 4%
 Worked at Home 127 6%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 473 23.0%
 High School Graduate 1,192 57.9%
 Associate's degree 46 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 200 9.7%
 Master's degree 106 5.2%
 Professional school degree 25 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 714 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65653

ZIP Code 65653 is in the Division of Youth Services School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65653.

Delmina Woods Youth Facility
8872 State Hwy H
Forsyth, MO 65653
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Division of Youth Services School District
Forsyth Elementary
178 Panther St
Forsyth, MO 65653
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth R-III School District
Forsyth Middle School
178 Panther St
Forsyth, MO 65653
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Forsyth R-III School District
Forsyth High School
178 Panther St
Forsyth, MO 65653
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Forsyth R-III School District
Riverview Bible Baptist Christian School
13901 Us Highway 160
Forsyth, MO 65653
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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