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ZIP Code 66612

Primary City:Topeka, KS (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Monroe|East Topeka
County: Shawnee County
Timezone: Central (8:41am)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.04, -95.68
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66612. 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 66612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66612, 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 66612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66612 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 66612 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66612 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,477
Population Density 2,411 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,645
Median Home Value $55,900
Land Area 1.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,318
Median Household Income $13,496

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8974687175928072931441241301003528101510
Female9983558184906658819811679663424212012
Total1881571231521591821461301742422402091666952313522

Gender

 Male 1,310 53%
 Female 1,167 47%
Gender

Race

 White 1,436 58.0%
 Black Or African American 554 22.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 2.2%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 221 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 198 8.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner92727503926148
Renter87181159304264733713
Total96208186354303995121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 205 16%
 Single Guardian 205 16%
 Singles 799 61%
 Singles With Roommate 109 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,060 80%
 Households with Kids 258 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18201816151691915111517111461418181515
Female211718192326101410129111112151615171812
Total3937363538421933252324282226213033353327

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66612 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 66612 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66612 real estate data, the median home value of $55,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 66612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 66612 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,453 99%
 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 24 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 114 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 86 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,118 68%
 Households Vacant 327 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 174 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 21 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 6%
 1 Bedroom 605 50%
 2 Bedroom 308 26%
 3+ Bedroom 211 18%
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 $13,496 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66612 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. Residents in ZIP code 66612 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 66612 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. More commuters in 66612 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 480 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 30%
 No Earnings 1,111 49%
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 480 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 30%
 No Earnings 1,111 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 758 75%
 Public transportation 57 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 17%
 Worked at Home 21 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 238 21%
 High School Graduate 626 55%
 Associate's degree 102 9%
 Bachelor's degree 112 10%
 Master's degree 61 5%
 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 649 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66612

ZIP Code 66612 is in the Topeka Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66612.

Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet School
1301 SE Monroe St
Topeka, KS 66612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Topeka Public Schools
Topeka High School
800 SW 10th St
Topeka, KS 66612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Topeka Public Schools

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