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ZIP Code 63147

Primary City:Saint Louis, MO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Riverfront
County: St. Louis City
Timezone: Central (6:35pm)
Area code: 314 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.69, -90.22
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63147

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63147. 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 63147. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63147, 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:
Saint Louis, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 63147 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63147 is located in east Missouri and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 63147 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63147 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,373
Population Density 1,937 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,745
Median Home Value $72,700
Land Area 5.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,002
Median Household Income $29,816

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5354329683
5-9307314621
10-14365391756
15-197185011,219
20-247503931,143
25-29417335752
30-34239313552
35-39267312579
40-44284346630
45-49381401782
50-54361513874
55-59344424768
60-64274365639
65-69183246429
70-74130221351
75-7993182275
80-8454117171
85 Plus5198149

Gender

 Male 5,572 49%
 Female 5,801 51%
Gender

Race

 White 641 5.6%
 Black Or African American 10,438 91.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 157 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 117 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2418116134
25-34144293437
35-44318298616
45-54602377979
55-64669217886
65-74407124531
75-8425877335
85 Plus632184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 935 23%
 Single Guardian 1,578 39%
 Singles 1,318 33%
 Singles With Roommate 171 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,677 67%
 Households with Kids 1,325 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16859127
26580145
37655131
46266128
56360123
67073143
75558113
85153104
96870138
107784161
117678154
127274146
137168139
146987156
159294186
1681100181
17188110298
1815694250
19201103304
2014373216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63147 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 63147 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 63147 real estate data, the median home value of $72,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 63147 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 63147 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63147 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,256 90.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 928 8.2%
 Nursing Facilities 184 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,838 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 641 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,523 32%
 Households Vacant 743 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 60 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 434 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 2%
 1 Bedroom 678 46%
 2 Bedroom 443 30%
 3+ Bedroom 325 22%
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 $29,816 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 63147 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. ZIP code 63147 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 63147 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 63147 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,400 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,870 21%
 No Earnings 4,491 51%
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 2,400 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,870 21%
 No Earnings 4,491 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,644 77.6%
 Public transportation 658 19.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 2.3%
 Worked at Home 27 0.8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 828 24.7%
 High School Graduate 2,225 66.3%
 Associate's degree 111 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 136 4.1%
 Master's degree 49 1.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,303 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 140 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 14.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63147

ZIP Code 63147 is in the St. Louis City School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63147.

Herzog Elementary
5831 Pamplin Place
St. Louis, MO 63147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis City School District
Earl Nance Senior Elementary
8959 Riverview Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Louis City School District

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