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ZIP Code 67842

Primary City:Ford, KS (View All Cities)
County: Ford County
Timezone: Central (4:24pm)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -99.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 67842

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 67842. 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 67842. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 67842, 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:
Ford, KS
Acceptable:
Kingsdown

Stats and Demographics for the 67842 ZIP Code

ZIP code 67842 is located in southwest 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 67842 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 67842 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 427
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 220
Median Home Value $48,800
Land Area 151.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 177
Median Household Income $54,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18131718101810151515211015115745
Female7101198226161516161712414872
Total25232827184016313031372727151915117

Gender

 Male 227 53%
 Female 200 47%
Gender

Race

 White 390 91.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 2.3%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11423292620195
Renter3121096000
Total42633383220195

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 93 53%
 Single Guardian 24 14%
 Singles 48 27%
 Singles With Roommate 12 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 125 71%
 Households with Kids 52 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33743133324434543331
Female31113302233203312122
Total64856435557637855453

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 67842 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 67842 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 67842 real estate data, the median home value of $48,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 67842 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 67842 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 67842 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 427 100%
 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 74 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 63 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 40 18%
 Households Vacant 43 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 98%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 1%
 1 Bedroom 7 10%
 2 Bedroom 25 37%
 3+ Bedroom 34 51%
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 $54,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 67842 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 67842 can expect to fall in that range. 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 247 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 22%
 No Earnings 102 23%
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 247 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 22%
 No Earnings 102 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 276 92.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 19 6.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 35 18%
 High School Graduate 96 50%
 Associate's degree 21 11%
 Bachelor's degree 30 16%
 Master's degree 3 2%
 Professional school degree 6 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 100 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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