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ZIP Code 67844

Primary City:Fowler, KS (View All Cities)
County: Meade County
Timezone: Central (2:21pm)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -100.2
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 67844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 67844. 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 67844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 67844, 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:
Fowler, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 67844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 67844 is located in southwest 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 67844 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 67844 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 894
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 420
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 245.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 356
Median Household Income $45,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male372435381515262522333433231722151213
Female292443321217233034332223222117272125
Total664878702732495556665656453839423338

Gender

 Male 439 49%
 Female 455 51%
Gender

Race

 White 824 92.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 5 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner318335646443517
Renter5252415109106
Total843577156534523

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 200 56%
 Single Guardian 40 11%
 Singles 110 31%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 234 66%
 Households with Kids 122 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7898263585748118710766
Female104586454551171199127314
Total171214168108913101811192017191710710

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 67844 has a slightly less 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 67844 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 67844 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 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 67844. Rentals in 67844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 67844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 872 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 2%
 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 103 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 104 25%
 Households Vacant 64 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 83%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 23%
 2 Bedroom 16 23%
 3+ Bedroom 39 55%
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 $45,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 67844 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 67844 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 67844 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 273 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 108 19%
 No Earnings 200 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 273 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 108 19%
 No Earnings 200 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 305 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 10%
 Worked at Home 17 5%
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 30 13%
 High School Graduate 128 55%
 Associate's degree 18 8%
 Bachelor's degree 45 19%
 Master's degree 8 3%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 67844

ZIP Code 67844 is in the Fowler School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 67844.

Fowler Elementary
100 East 8th Ave
Fowler, KS 67844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler School District
Fowler High School
100 West 8th Ave
Fowler, KS 67844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fowler School District

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