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ZIP Code 65779

Primary City:Wheatland, MO (View All Cities)
County: Hickory County
Timezone: Central (1:46am)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.0, -93.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65779. 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 65779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65779, 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:
Wheatland, MO
Unacceptable:
Galmey

Stats and Demographics for the 65779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65779 is located in central 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 65779 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 65779 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,207
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,687
Median Home Value $100,100
Land Area 75.29 sq mi
Water Area 2.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,050
Median Household Income $33,915

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male47505457333644464762796911211489726225
Female54453758333547465765749010311783804639
Total10195911156671919210412715315921523117215210864

Gender

 Male 1,098 50%
 Female 1,109 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,133 96.6%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.7%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.3%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6446210818323416538
Renter1532334533211912
Total21769515321625518450

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 539 51%
 Single Guardian 136 13%
 Singles 328 31%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 853 81%
 Households with Kids 197 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male124991171091312166137791611144
Female131010812771185697101114111667
Total2514191723141720211722152017182327272011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65779 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65779 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 65779 real estate data, the median home value of $100,100 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 65779. Rentals in 65779 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,207 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 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 395 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 445 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 210 12%
 Households Vacant 637 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 37 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 476 74.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 13.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 32 24%
 2 Bedroom 52 38%
 3+ Bedroom 48 35%
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 $33,915 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65779 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 65779 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 568 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 20%
 No Earnings 1,062 52%
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 568 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 20%
 No Earnings 1,062 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 711 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 4%
 Worked at Home 26 3%
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. 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 219 24.6%
 High School Graduate 651 73.2%
 Associate's degree 3 0.3%
 Bachelor's degree 9 1.0%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 7 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 277 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65779

ZIP Code 65779 is in the Wheatland R-II School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65779.

Wheatland Elementary
S Hwy 83
Wheatland, MO 65779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wheatland R-II School District
Wheatland High School
291 South Hwy 83
Wheatland, MO 65779
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wheatland R-II School District

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