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ZIP Code 66538

Primary City:Seneca, KS (View All Cities)
County: Nemaha County
Timezone: Central (4:20pm)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.9, -96.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66538. 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 66538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66538, 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:
Seneca, KS
Acceptable:
Kelly, St Benedict

Stats and Demographics for the 66538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66538 is located in northeast Kansas 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 66538 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66538 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,264
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,486
Median Home Value $91,400
Land Area 145.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,378
Median Household Income $44,528

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male969212012662806792101136144129785671566461
Female94871219247687770891381191008375778795114
Total190179241218109148144162190274263229161131148143159175

Gender

 Male 1,631 50%
 Female 1,633 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,217 98.6%
 Black Or African American 18 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner219614523920314516166
Renter1651415434223945
Total37147186293237167200111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 763 55%
 Single Guardian 103 7%
 Singles 469 34%
 Singles With Roommate 43 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,015 74%
 Households with Kids 363 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male201620242213201522283017271833272923148
Female151610211715162316262424242327212119410
Total3532304539283638385454415141604850421818

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66538 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 66538 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66538 real estate data, the median home value of $91,400 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 66538. Rentals in 66538 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,171 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 2.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 499 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 577 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 302 20%
 Households Vacant 108 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 11 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 16%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 7%
 1 Bedroom 65 24%
 2 Bedroom 69 25%
 3+ Bedroom 119 44%
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 $44,528 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66538 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 66538 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 66538 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,240 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 489 20%
 No Earnings 667 28%
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 1,240 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 489 20%
 No Earnings 667 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,303 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 12%
 Worked at Home 83 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 80 7.7%
 High School Graduate 756 73.2%
 Associate's degree 72 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 96 9.3%
 Master's degree 5 0.5%
 Professional school degree 12 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 12 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 468 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66538

ZIP Code 66538 is in the Nemaha Central School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66538.

Nemaha Valley Elementary and Middle School
110 North 11th
Seneca, KS 66538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nemaha Central School District
St. Benedict Elementary
9857 State Hwy 178
St. Benedict, KS 66538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nemaha Central School District
Nemaha Valley High School
214 North 11th
Seneca, KS 66538
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nemaha Central School District
Sts Peter & Paul School
409 Elk St
Seneca, KS 66538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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