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ZIP Code 66749

Primary City:Iola, KS (View All Cities)
County: Allen County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.9, -95.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66749

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66749. 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 66749. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66749, 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:
Iola, KS
Acceptable:
Carlyle
Unacceptable:
Bassett

Stats and Demographics for the 66749 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66749 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 66749 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 66749 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,974
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,659
Median Home Value $66,700
Land Area 116.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,253
Median Household Income $39,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2872452853222802352232331882632572462171741471029478
Female281248232335239255222195201260307278230205161133152164
Total568493517657519490445428389523564524447379308235246242

Gender

 Male 3,876 49%
 Female 4,098 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,355 92.2%
 Black Or African American 195 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.9%
 Asian 58 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 67 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 229 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner30219291458484366261127
Renter160250151168114764949
Total190469442626598442310176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,525 47%
 Single Guardian 566 17%
 Singles 978 30%
 Singles With Roommate 184 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,264 70%
 Households with Kids 989 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male53645561385547545163536448576646447096106
Female6356565445584261424242604048474759929063
Total116120111115831138911593105951248810511393103162186169

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66749 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66749 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 66749 real estate data, the median home value of $66,700 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 66749. Rentals in 66749 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66749 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,655 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 30 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 195 2.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,195 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,041 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,017 28%
 Households Vacant 406 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 91 22.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 47 11.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 13.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 202 49.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 162 17.7%
 2 Bedroom 408 44.5%
 3+ Bedroom 339 37.0%
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 $39,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 66749 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. The commute in 66749 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 2,490 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,718 27%
 No Earnings 2,165 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 2,490 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,718 27%
 No Earnings 2,165 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,193 88.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 218 6.0%
 Worked at Home 173 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 353 14%
 High School Graduate 1,492 59%
 Associate's degree 271 11%
 Bachelor's degree 270 11%
 Master's degree 94 4%
 Professional school degree 45 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,379 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 138 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66749

ZIP Code 66749 is in the Iola School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66749.

Jefferson Elementary
300 South Jefferson
Iola, KS 66749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iola School District
Lincoln Elementary
700 North Jefferson
Iola, KS 66749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iola School District
Mckinley Elementary
209 South Kentucky
Iola, KS 66749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iola School District
Iola Middle School
600 East St
Iola, KS 66749
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Iola School District
Iola Sr High School
300 East Jackson
Iola, KS 66749
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iola School District

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