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ZIP Code 66606

Primary City:Topeka, KS (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Topeka
County: Shawnee County
Timezone: Central (2:06pm)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.06, -95.72
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66606. 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 66606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66606, 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:
Topeka, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66606 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 66606 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66606 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,284
Population Density 1,973 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,913
Median Home Value $82,100
Land Area 5.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,351
Median Household Income $39,951

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male369343295262342492407327334389408409291183149109122119
Female356320307303377525408303332361468432313212171170211365
Total7256636025657191,017815630666750876841604395320279333484

Gender

 Male 5,350 47%
 Female 5,934 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,499 84.2%
 Black Or African American 701 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 1.2%
 Asian 124 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 333 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 485 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner69447407576632339263111
Renter253581362461317137163233
Total3221,0287691,037949476426344

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,788 33%
 Single Guardian 763 14%
 Singles 2,342 44%
 Singles With Roommate 458 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,124 77%
 Households with Kids 1,227 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8272697263757367656461565856467248554168
Female5771776976626654625365656361586266625547
Total13914314614113913713912112711712612112111710413411411796115

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66606 has a slightly less than average 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 66606 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66606 real estate data, the median home value of $82,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 66606 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 66606 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,032 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 218 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,008 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 836 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,507 42%
 Households Vacant 562 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 282 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 83 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 116 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,055 47%
 2 Bedroom 696 31%
 3+ Bedroom 377 17%
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 $39,951 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66606 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. The commute in 66606 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 4,162 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,099 23%
 No Earnings 2,986 32%
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 4,162 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,099 23%
 No Earnings 2,986 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,212 93.6%
 Public transportation 53 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 152 2.7%
 Worked at Home 133 2.4%
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 278 8%
 High School Graduate 1,929 57%
 Associate's degree 307 9%
 Bachelor's degree 478 14%
 Master's degree 230 7%
 Professional school degree 137 4%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,215 60.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 488 24.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 292 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66606

ZIP Code 66606 is in the Topeka Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66606.

Capital City
500 SW Tuffy Kellog Dr
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Topeka Public Schools
Meadows Elementary
201 SW Clay St
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Topeka Public Schools
Landon Middle School
731 SW Fairlawn Rd
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Topeka Public Schools
Mater Dei Catholic School
934 SW Clay St
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hayden High School
401 SW Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Topeka Lutheran School
701 SW Roosevelt St
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cair Paravel Latin School
635 SW Clay St
Topeka, KS 66606
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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