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ZIP Code 66049

Primary City:Lawrence, KS (View All Cities)
County: Douglas County
Timezone: Central (12:35pm)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.98, -95.36
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66049

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66049. 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 66049. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66049, 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:
Lawrence, KS
Unacceptable:
Laurence, Lwrnce

Stats and Demographics for the 66049 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66049 is located in east Kansas 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 66049 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66049 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,957
Population Density 583 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,386
Median Home Value $218,200
Land Area 44.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,836
Median Household Income $63,486

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8418847567071,7001,184919793819773751816600377284211162138
Female7887937567721,6141,085882846779910921837676417326296236308
Total1,6291,6771,5121,4793,3142,2691,8011,6391,5981,6831,6721,6531,276794610507398446

Gender

 Male 12,715 49%
 Female 13,242 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,415 86.4%
 Black Or African American 1,001 3.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 321 1.2%
 Asian 1,014 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 308 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 885 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner838051,2331,4291,541725455140
Renter1,3441,359550462267139163141
Total1,4272,1641,7831,8911,808864618281

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,166 48%
 Single Guardian 1,164 11%
 Singles 2,991 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,515 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,757 72%
 Households with Kids 3,079 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male159165176168167188184176169164150142140160140113149154151286
Female139154164174157154171157154154141147162152142172147138173300
Total298319340342324342355333323318291289302312282285296292324586

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66049 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66049 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 66049 real estate data, the median home value of $218,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 66049. Rentals in 66049 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66049 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,800 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 142 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,116 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,295 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,425 39%
 Households Vacant 550 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 186 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Sale Only 139 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 264 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,045 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,483 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,473 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 $63,486 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 66049 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. More commuters in 66049 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,862 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,101 30%
 No Earnings 4,603 22%
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 9,862 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,101 30%
 No Earnings 4,603 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,884 90.9%
 Public transportation 262 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 352 2.5%
 Worked at Home 656 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 66049 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 162 2%
 High School Graduate 2,350 30%
 Associate's degree 336 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,512 33%
 Master's degree 1,072 14%
 Professional school degree 518 7%
 Doctorate degree 778 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,862 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 712 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 336 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66049

ZIP Code 66049 is in the Lawrence School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66049.

Deerfield Elementary
101 Lawrence Ave
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Sunset Hill Elementary
901 Schwarz Rd
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Lawrence West Middle School
2700 Harvard Rd
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Quail Run Elementary
1130 Inverness Dr
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Langston Hughes Elementary
1101 George Williams Way
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawrence School District
Lawrence Free State High School
4700 Overland Dr
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawrence School District
Corpus Christi Catholic School
6001 Bob Billings Pkwy
Lawrence, KS 66049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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