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ZIP Code 73717

Primary City:Alva, OK (View All Cities)
County: Woods County
Timezone: Central (8:25pm)
Area code: 580 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -98.8
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 73717

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 73717. 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 73717. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 73717, 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:
Alva, OK
Acceptable:
Avard, Capron

Stats and Demographics for the 73717 ZIP Code

ZIP code 73717 is located in north Oklahoma and covers an extremely 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 73717 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 73717 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,846
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,235
Median Home Value $88,100
Land Area 657.19 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,668
Median Household Income $51,233

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male206166177358686343246200164192174176151149124897961
Female19016413722242319215512515117119219016515913110799132
Total3963303145801,109535401325315363366366316308255196178193

Gender

 Male 3,741 55%
 Female 3,105 45%
Gender

Race

 White 6,036 88.2%
 Black Or African American 282 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 168 2.5%
 Asian 60 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 140 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 157 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5219023030335329622089
Renter3361979412567424232
Total388387324428420338262121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,219 46%
 Single Guardian 312 12%
 Singles 896 34%
 Singles With Roommate 241 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,998 75%
 Households with Kids 670 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male494348294034273233374132333429383279180179
Female50332741303037303728202731312528344194109
Total9976757070646462706561596465546666120274288

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 73717 has a slightly higher 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 73717 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 73717 real estate data, the median home value of $88,100 is slightly less than average 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 73717. Rentals in 73717 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 73717 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,891 86%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 585 9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 277 4%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 870 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 863 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 935 29%
 Households Vacant 567 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 134 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 41 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 306 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 6%
 1 Bedroom 124 12%
 2 Bedroom 446 45%
 3+ Bedroom 373 37%
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 $51,233 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 73717 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 73717 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 2,359 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,703 30%
 No Earnings 1,525 27%
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 2,359 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,703 30%
 No Earnings 1,525 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,974 92.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 2.8%
 Worked at Home 158 4.9%
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 287 13%
 High School Graduate 1,289 58%
 Associate's degree 109 5%
 Bachelor's degree 319 14%
 Master's degree 117 5%
 Professional school degree 23 1%
 Doctorate degree 74 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 952 93.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 73717

ZIP Code 73717 is in the Alva School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 73717.

Alva Ms
800 Flynn St
Alva, OK 73717
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alva School District
Lincoln Elementary School
1540 Davis St
Alva, OK 73717
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Alva School District
Longfellow Elementary School
19 Barnes St
Alva, OK 73717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alva School District
Washington Elementary School
701n Barnes St
Alva, OK 73717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alva School District
Alva High School
501 14th St
Alva, OK 73717
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alva School District

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