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ZIP Code 74873

Primary City:Tecumseh, OK (View All Cities)
County: Pottawatomie County
Timezone: Central (12:42pm)
Area code: 405 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -97.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 74873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 74873. 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 74873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 74873, 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:
Tecumseh, OK
Acceptable:
Brooksville
Unacceptable:
Pink

Stats and Demographics for the 74873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 74873 is located in east Oklahoma 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 74873 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 74873 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,821
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,827
Median Home Value $88,000
Land Area 148.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,325
Median Household Income $45,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4504694895082923403403853614343793713112541631489255
Female399439473408314374369402355439417379322272222180105111
Total849908962916606714709787716873796750633526385328197166

Gender

 Male 5,841 49%
 Female 5,980 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,100 77.0%
 Black Or African American 224 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,594 13.5%
 Asian 43 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 71 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 779 6.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6134654270871249328968
Renter97261255200113866529
Total15860779790882557935497

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,355 54%
 Single Guardian 834 19%
 Singles 965 22%
 Singles With Roommate 171 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,690 62%
 Households with Kids 1,635 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7888999485101989788109111918692981091171018357
Female7280877596778187989612183721018910386676366
Total150168186169181178179184186205232174158193187212203168146123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 74873 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 74873 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 74873 real estate data, the median home value of $88,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 74873 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 74873 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 74873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,649 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 92 0.8%
 Nursing Facilities 80 0.7%
 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 1,936 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,283 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,106 23%
 Households Vacant 502 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 134 26.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 74 14.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 62 12.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 39.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 137 14.5%
 2 Bedroom 418 44.3%
 3+ Bedroom 385 40.8%
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 $45,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 74873 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 74873 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 74873 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,958 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,873 20%
 No Earnings 3,553 38%
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 3,958 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,873 20%
 No Earnings 3,553 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,035 96.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 85 1.6%
 Worked at Home 83 1.6%
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 384 10.1%
 High School Graduate 2,598 68.2%
 Associate's degree 400 10.5%
 Bachelor's degree 304 8.0%
 Master's degree 93 2.4%
 Professional school degree 21 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,437 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 115 3.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 13.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 74873

ZIP Code 74873 is in the Tecumseh School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 74873.

Barnard Elementary School
315 East Locust St
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tecumseh School District
Krouch Elementary School
723 West Park
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tecumseh School District
Tecumseh Ms
315 West Park St
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tecumseh School District
Cross Timbers Elementary School
1111 West Highland
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tecumseh School District
Juvenile Center
700 South Ninth St
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tecumseh School District
Tecumseh High School
901 North 13th St
Tecumseh, OK 74873
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tecumseh School District

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