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ZIP Code 66539

Primary City:Silver Lake, KS (View All Cities)
County: Shawnee County
Timezone: Central (8:34am)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.16, -95.85
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66539. 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 66539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66539, 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:
Silver Lake, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66539 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 66539 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66539 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,806
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,091
Median Home Value $157,200
Land Area 41.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,036
Median Household Income $64,315

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male961251261286364699090120103761065738391514
Female92981259656637291105121102104776645312716
Total18822325122411912714118119524120518018312383704230

Gender

 Male 1,419 51%
 Female 1,387 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,706 96.4%
 Black Or African American 12 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.9%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11731492181801076719
Renter196241382612104
Total301351902562061197723

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 671 65%
 Single Guardian 151 15%
 Singles 192 19%
 Singles With Roommate 22 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 623 60%
 Households with Kids 413 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1413262520362322242224233027302232281616
Female191922131321331615241625312915292419911
Total3332483833575638394640486156455156472527

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66539 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66539 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 66539 real estate data, the median home value of $157,200 is slightly less 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 66539. Rentals in 66539 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,806 100%
 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 556 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 268 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 19%
 Households Vacant 55 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 24 15%
 2 Bedroom 101 62%
 3+ Bedroom 36 22%
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 $64,315 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66539 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 66539 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,086 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 552 26%
 No Earnings 463 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 1,086 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 552 26%
 No Earnings 463 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,337 94.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 0.6%
 Worked at Home 72 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 45 4.9%
 High School Graduate 498 54.3%
 Associate's degree 67 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 208 22.7%
 Master's degree 73 8.0%
 Professional school degree 20 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 647 95.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66539

ZIP Code 66539 is in the Silver Lake School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66539.

Silver Lake Elementary
200 Rice Rd
Silver Lake, KS 66539
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Silver Lake School District
Silver Lake Jr-Sr High School
200 East Lake
Silver Lake, KS 66539
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Silver Lake School District

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