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ZIP Code 66547

Primary City:Wamego, KS (View All Cities)
County: Pottawatomie County
Timezone: Central (8:12am)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -96.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66547. 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 66547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66547, 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:
Wamego, KS
Acceptable:
Louisville
Unacceptable:
Louisvl, Louisvle

Stats and Demographics for the 66547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66547 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 66547 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66547 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,617
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,118
Median Home Value $163,900
Land Area 134.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,912
Median Household Income $62,397

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male320257284285200260293209234291283218194135100744849
Female27827429825220327027022924632628623517413611910874105
Total598531582537403530563438480617569453368271219182122154

Gender

 Male 3,734 49%
 Female 3,883 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,218 94.8%
 Black Or African American 52 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.6%
 Asian 31 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 72 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 196 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3833836155940226816660
Renter912001349786394825
Total12953849565648830721485

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,755 60%
 Single Guardian 358 12%
 Singles 654 22%
 Singles With Roommate 145 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,814 62%
 Households with Kids 1,098 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6266756854505648495161535960645871533932
Female5856615257584553615755506076565556533232
Total1201221361201111081011011101081161031191361201131271067164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66547 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 66547 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66547 real estate data, the median home value of $163,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 66547. Rentals in 66547 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,551 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 1%
 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 1,545 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 647 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 720 23%
 Households Vacant 206 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 26.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 56 27.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 34.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 9%
 1 Bedroom 67 9%
 2 Bedroom 332 46%
 3+ Bedroom 254 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 $62,397 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 66547 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 66547 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 2,872 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,622 28%
 No Earnings 1,398 24%
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 2,872 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,622 28%
 No Earnings 1,398 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,778 92.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 188 4.6%
 Worked at Home 110 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 66547 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 101 4%
 High School Graduate 1,306 54%
 Associate's degree 200 8%
 Bachelor's degree 486 20%
 Master's degree 166 7%
 Professional school degree 70 3%
 Doctorate degree 73 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,428 82.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 203 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66547

ZIP Code 66547 is in the Wamego School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66547.

Wamego Middle School
1701 Kaw Valley Rd
Wamego, KS 66547
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wamego School District
Central Elementary
900 7th St
Wamego, KS 66547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wamego School District
West Elementary
1911 6th St
Wamego, KS 66547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wamego School District
Wamego High School
801 North Lincoln
Wamego, KS 66547
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wamego School District

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