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ZIP Code 65712

Primary City:Mount Vernon, MO (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Central (5:56am)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -93.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65712

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65712. 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 65712. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65712, 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:
Mount Vernon, MO
Unacceptable:
Hoberg

Stats and Demographics for the 65712 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65712 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 65712 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 65712 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,494
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,608
Median Home Value $99,900
Land Area 121.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,276
Median Household Income $43,116

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male310267325285196214231244266282273281252209164129114150
Female272295264281202236222276251310317263278228189135118165
Total582562589566398450453520517592590544530437353264232315

Gender

 Male 4,192 49%
 Female 4,302 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,147 95.9%
 Black Or African American 23 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 1.1%
 Asian 30 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 53 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 148 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4022737245948038923974
Renter85211169191139946245
Total125438541650619483301119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,762 54%
 Single Guardian 467 14%
 Singles 886 27%
 Singles With Roommate 161 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,240 68%
 Households with Kids 1,036 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6266676350555458506666627556686947604132
Female6046684445625773585648525751535171604644
Total122112135107951171111311081221141141321071211201181208776

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65712 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 65712 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 65712 real estate data, the median home value of $99,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65712 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65712 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65712 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,099 95.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 27 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 307 3.6%
 Other Institutional 31 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,543 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 737 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 996 28%
 Households Vacant 332 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 59 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 139 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 8%
 1 Bedroom 220 22%
 2 Bedroom 211 21%
 3+ Bedroom 481 49%
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 $43,116 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65712 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 65712 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 2,575 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,396 20%
 No Earnings 2,988 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 2,575 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,396 20%
 No Earnings 2,988 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,231 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 151 4%
 Worked at Home 63 2%
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. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 382 12.7%
 High School Graduate 1,812 60.4%
 Associate's degree 127 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 453 15.1%
 Master's degree 130 4.3%
 Professional school degree 16 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 82 2.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 957 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 242 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 255 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65712

ZIP Code 65712 is in the Division of Youth Services School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65712.

Mt. Vernon Treatment Center
500 State Dr
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Division of Youth Services School District
Mt. Vernon Elementary
301 East Blaze Rd
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Vernon R-V School District
Mt. Vernon Middle School
731 South Landrum St
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mt. Vernon R-V School District
Mt. Vernon Intermediate
260 West Hwy 174
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Vernon R-V School District
Mt. Vernon High School
400 West Hwy 174
Mount Vernon, MO 65712
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mt. Vernon R-V School District

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