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ZIP Code 63701

Primary City:Cape Girardeau, MO (View All Cities)
County: Cape Girardeau County
Timezone: Central (5:44pm)
Area code: 573 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -89.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 63701. 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 63701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 63701, 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:
Cape Girardeau, MO
Acceptable:
Cpe Girardeau
Unacceptable:
Gordonville

Stats and Demographics for the 63701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63701 is located in southeast Missouri 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 63701 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63701 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,812
Population Density 285 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,423
Median Home Value $141,300
Land Area 129.29 sq mi
Water Area 3.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,240
Median Household Income $47,890

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0989739211,5712,3771,3991,1069799051,0871,2401,169895622488406341258
Female1,0881,0029361,7732,6241,3439949539721,1871,2571,207955780586484392444
Total2,1861,9751,8573,3445,0012,7422,1001,9321,8772,2742,4972,3761,8501,4021,074890733702

Gender

 Male 17,835 48%
 Female 18,977 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,569 85.8%
 Black Or African American 3,114 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.2%
 Asian 726 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 545 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 764 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1271,0321,2841,9751,9871,306845294
Renter1,4371,502729738467211177129
Total1,5642,5342,0132,7132,4541,5171,022423

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,714 47%
 Single Guardian 2,065 15%
 Singles 4,056 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,405 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,253 72%
 Households with Kids 3,987 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male219212221218215193193183189197158210173183187197218319650579
Female208225216201212212210181187198193191185169180193191422787737
Total4274374374194274054033643763953514013583523673904097411,4371,316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63701 has a small 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 63701 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 63701 real estate data, the median home value of $141,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 63701. Rentals in 63701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,579 91.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 435 1.2%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,627 7.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,980 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,870 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,390 35%
 Households Vacant 1,183 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 471 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Sale Only 197 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 82 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 356 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 134 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,222 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,424 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,365 27%
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 $47,890 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 63701 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. More commuters in 63701 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 11,900 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,543 32%
 No Earnings 8,516 28%
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 11,900 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,543 32%
 No Earnings 8,516 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,391 90.6%
 Public transportation 61 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,115 6.2%
 Worked at Home 469 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 992 9%
 High School Graduate 5,502 51%
 Associate's degree 372 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,599 24%
 Master's degree 697 6%
 Professional school degree 291 3%
 Doctorate degree 374 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,117 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,243 21.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 526 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63701

ZIP Code 63701 is in the Cape Girardeau 63 School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63701.

Alma Schrader Elementary
1360 Randol
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Franklin Elementary
1550 Themis
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Clippard Elementary
2880 Hopper Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Blanchard Elementary
1829 North Sprigg St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Central Middle School
1900 Thilenius
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
Nell Holcomb Elementary
6547 State Hwy 177
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nell Holcomb R-IV School District
Gordonville Attendance Center
653 State Hwy Z
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson R-II School District
Central Junior High School
205 Caruthers
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Cape Girardeau 63 School District
St Vincent De Paul Elementary School
1919 Ritter Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Notre Dame Regional High School
265 Notre Dame Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
55 N Pacific St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cape Christian School
1855 Perryville Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Deer Creek Christian Academy
2039 Cape Lacroix Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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