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ZIP Code 66724

Primary City:Cherokee, KS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:17pm)
Coordinates:37.35, -94.85
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66724. 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 66724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66724, 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:
Cherokee, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66724 is located in southeast 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 66724 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66724 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,065
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 466
Median Home Value $70,900
Land Area 36.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 418
Median Household Income $35,435

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3938494332293231414334393428161077
Female28343442252527274543354232202214108
Total677283855754595886866981664838241715

Gender

 Male 552 52%
 Female 513 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,023 96.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 1.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 24 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner640557078513011
Renter72415169600
Total1364708687573011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 231 55%
 Single Guardian 62 15%
 Singles 100 24%
 Singles With Roommate 25 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 276 66%
 Households with Kids 142 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65101179985910513121010124713
Female51033865961284191031351110
Total11151314151514171121189142120132591823

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66724 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66724 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 66724 real estate data, the median home value of $70,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 66724 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 66724 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,065 100%
 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 162 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 179 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 17%
 Households Vacant 48 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 10%
 2 Bedroom 18 29%
 3+ Bedroom 39 62%
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 $35,435 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66724 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 66724 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 66724 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 294 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 24%
 No Earnings 300 38%
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 294 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 24%
 No Earnings 300 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 389 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 15%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
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 16 5%
 High School Graduate 234 67%
 Associate's degree 22 6%
 Bachelor's degree 61 18%
 Master's degree 14 4%
 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 257 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66724

ZIP Code 66724 is in the Cherokee School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66724.

Cherokee Elementary
206 West Magnolia
Cherokee, KS 66724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee School District
South East High School
126 West 400 Hwy
Cherokee, KS 66724
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cherokee School District

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