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ZIP Code 66512

Primary City:Meriden, KS (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (5:37am)
Coordinates:39.2, -95.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66512. 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 66512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66512, 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:
Meriden, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66512 is located in northeast 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 66512 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66512 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,361
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,371
Median Home Value $122,800
Land Area 65.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,301
Median Household Income $64,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male99123147117838770901231751501251169662362624
Female7910111710759777697127169150117939657412425
Total178224264224142164146187250344300242209192119775049

Gender

 Male 1,749 52%
 Female 1,612 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,252 96.8%
 Black Or African American 14 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.9%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10991833162441798622
Renter17383040141544
Total271372133562581949026

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 789 61%
 Single Guardian 172 13%
 Singles 270 21%
 Singles With Roommate 70 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 861 66%
 Households with Kids 440 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1622221919283024222415343341212829291020
Female121917171820221526242918192725192625128
Total2841393637485239484844525268464755542228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66512 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 66512 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 66512 real estate data, the median home value of $122,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 66512 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 66512 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,346 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 15 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 792 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 347 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 162 12%
 Households Vacant 70 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 20 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 22%
 2 Bedroom 46 34%
 3+ Bedroom 61 45%
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 $64,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 66512 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 66512 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 1,310 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 522 21%
 No Earnings 661 27%
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 1,310 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 522 21%
 No Earnings 661 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,547 94.6%
 Public transportation 15 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1.2%
 Worked at Home 52 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 66512 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 31 3%
 High School Graduate 840 73%
 Associate's degree 60 5%
 Bachelor's degree 120 10%
 Master's degree 94 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 554 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66512

ZIP Code 66512 is in the Jefferson West School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66512.

Jefferson West Middle School
210 North Miller
Meriden, KS 66512
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson West School District
Jefferson West Elementary School
301 Main St
Meriden, KS 66512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson West School District
Jefferson West High School
619 Condray St
Meriden, KS 66512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson West School District

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