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ZIP Code 66720

Primary City:Chanute, KS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:21pm)
Coordinates:37.7, -95.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66720. 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 66720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66720, 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:
Chanute, KS
Acceptable:
Petrolia
Unacceptable:
Austin, Earlton

Stats and Demographics for the 66720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66720 is located in southeast 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 66720 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66720 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,299
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,168
Median Home Value $67,200
Land Area 183.65 sq mi
Water Area 1.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,607
Median Household Income $40,316

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
Male412377352436342302314319327364427364331228183140138108
Female406383379429325315328305309367406392353269245210183231
Total818760731865667617642624636731833756684497428350321339

Gender

 Male 5,464 48%
 Female 5,835 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,547 93.3%
 Black Or African American 179 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 126 1.1%
 Asian 71 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 149 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 221 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55337434642672489374161
Renter17929824424819410210276
Total234635678890866591476237

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,258 49%
 Single Guardian 750 16%
 Singles 1,403 30%
 Singles With Roommate 196 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,151 68%
 Households with Kids 1,456 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7385928771927166776770747764608110186108104
Female82868484786983876681766979748183739010281
Total155171176171149161154153143148146143156138141164174176210185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66720 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66720 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66720 real estate data, the median home value of $67,200 is low 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 66720. Rentals in 66720 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,923 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 160 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 210 1.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,759 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,405 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,443 28%
 Households Vacant 561 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 142 25.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 74 13.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 271 48.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 2%
 1 Bedroom 292 20%
 2 Bedroom 565 38%
 3+ Bedroom 578 39%
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 $40,316 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66720 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 66720 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 3,621 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,227 25%
 No Earnings 2,972 34%
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 3,621 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,227 25%
 No Earnings 2,972 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,539 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 59 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 207 4%
 Worked at Home 212 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 393 11%
 High School Graduate 2,134 60%
 Associate's degree 380 11%
 Bachelor's degree 418 12%
 Master's degree 157 4%
 Professional school degree 37 1%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,725 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 269 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66720

ZIP Code 66720 is in the Chanute Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66720.

Royster Middle School
400 West Main
Chanute, KS 66720
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chanute Public Schools
Chanute Elementary School
500 Osa Martin Blvd
Chanute, KS 66720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chanute Public Schools
Chanute High School
1501 West 36th St
Chanute, KS 66720
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chanute Public Schools
Chanute Christian Academy
1000 W 14th St
Chanute, KS 66720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Patrick Catholic School
409 S Malcolm Ave
Chanute, KS 66720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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