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ZIP Code 65747

Primary City:Shell Knob, MO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:55am)
Coordinates:36.6, -93.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65747

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65747. 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 65747. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65747, 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:
Shell Knob, MO
Unacceptable:
Viola

Stats and Demographics for the 65747 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65747 is located in southwest 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 65747 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65747 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,746
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,342
Median Home Value $131,300
Land Area 77.84 sq mi
Water Area 16.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,824
Median Household Income $40,391

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 59Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5452727247363952891041611942472131861307241
Female4345608347474564731251612032272311871037863
Total9797132155948384116162229322397474444373233150104

Gender

 Male 1,861 50%
 Female 1,885 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,671 98.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner173210425643144325762
Renter1526383730332518
Total325814229346147628280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,092 60%
 Single Guardian 151 8%
 Singles 494 27%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,576 86%
 Households with Kids 248 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1116119118913111571418181618141597
Female661013115613108161312112716169156
Total1722212222131526212323273029433430242413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65747 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65747 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 65747 real estate data, the median home value of $131,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65747 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65747 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65747 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,744 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 789 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 813 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 222 7%
 Households Vacant 1,518 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Sale Only 76 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,284 84.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 5.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 6%
 1 Bedroom 32 19%
 2 Bedroom 83 49%
 3+ Bedroom 44 26%
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 $40,391 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65747 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 65747 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 687 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 634 19%
 No Earnings 2,072 61%
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 687 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 634 19%
 No Earnings 2,072 61%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,017 88%
 Public transportation 19 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 4%
 Worked at Home 69 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 302 18.5%
 High School Graduate 987 60.4%
 Associate's degree 45 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 248 15.2%
 Master's degree 50 3.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 282 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65747

ZIP Code 65747 is in the Shell Knob 78 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65747.

Shell Knob Elementary
24400 State Hwy 39
Shell Knob, MO 65747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shell Knob 78 School District

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