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ZIP Code 66846

Primary City:Council Grove, KS (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Central (9:58pm)
Coordinates:38.7, -96.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66846

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66846. 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 66846. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66846, 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:
Council Grove, KS
Acceptable:
Dunlap

Stats and Demographics for the 66846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66846 is located in east Kansas and covers a large 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 66846 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66846 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,504
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,114
Median Home Value $86,000
Land Area 285.52 sq mi
Water Area 6.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,567
Median Household Income $44,315

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9710012699808891618612615314712411567675148
Female819592807377727594138172128127118828876110
Total178195218179153165163136180264325275251233149155127158

Gender

 Male 1,726 49%
 Female 1,778 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,381 96.5%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 49 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1510312027225519913960
Renter3860536452415046
Total53163173336307240189106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 860 55%
 Single Guardian 148 9%
 Singles 511 33%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,177 75%
 Households with Kids 390 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1922221918272020153028211928242623131317
Female1319122118191612301518232016181711231114
Total3241344036463632454546443944424334362431

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66846 has a large 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 66846 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 66846 real estate data, the median home value of $86,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 66846. Rentals in 66846 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,438 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 62 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 638 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 525 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 404 19%
 Households Vacant 547 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 32 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 382 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 7%
 1 Bedroom 103 28%
 2 Bedroom 181 49%
 3+ Bedroom 55 15%
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 $44,315 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66846 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 66846 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 23%
 No Earnings 871 33%
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 1,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 23%
 No Earnings 871 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,485 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 4%
 Worked at Home 78 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 117 10%
 High School Graduate 794 69%
 Associate's degree 26 2%
 Bachelor's degree 145 13%
 Master's degree 41 4%
 Professional school degree 20 2%
 Doctorate degree 11 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 411 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66846

ZIP Code 66846 is in the Morris County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66846.

Council Grove Elementary School
15 North 8th St
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morris County School District
Council Grove Middle School
15 North 8th St
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morris County School District
Council Grove High School
129 Hockaday
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morris County School District

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