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ZIP Code 66951

Primary City:Kensington, KS (View All Cities)
County: Smith County
Timezone: Central (10:19am)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -99.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66951

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66951. 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 66951. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66951, 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:
Kensington, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66951 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66951 is located in north 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 66951 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66951 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 764
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 389
Median Home Value $68,600
Land Area 164.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 308
Median Household Income $42,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14303121161813191932283134181312815
Female25352017716182014302933271915142231
Total396551382334313933625764613728263046

Gender

 Male 372 49%
 Female 392 51%
Gender

Race

 White 722 94.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.8%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 19 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117335363322826
Renter3128109571
Total429416372373527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 189 61%
 Single Guardian 23 7%
 Singles 89 29%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 222 72%
 Households with Kids 86 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male324210383655867265622
Female474595114652607363232
Total798719819712107146145128854

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66951 has a slightly higher than average 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 66951 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66951 real estate data, the median home value of $68,600 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 66951. Rentals in 66951 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 66951 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 735 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 4%
 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 98 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 155 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 14%
 Households Vacant 81 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 21%
 2 Bedroom 42 38%
 3+ Bedroom 45 41%
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 $42,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66951 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 66951 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. The commute in 66951 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 328 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 30%
 No Earnings 196 26%
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 328 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 30%
 No Earnings 196 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 397 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 11%
 Worked at Home 36 7%
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 26 8%
 High School Graduate 173 56%
 Associate's degree 25 8%
 Bachelor's degree 56 18%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 21 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 135 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66951

ZIP Code 66951 is in the Thunder Ridge School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66951.

Thunder Ridge Elementary
128 South Kansas St
Kensington, KS 66951
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thunder Ridge School District
Thunder Ridge High School
209 East Ash
Kensington, KS 66951
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thunder Ridge School District

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