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ZIP Code 63736

Post Office City:Benton, MO (View All Cities)
County: Scott County
Timezone: Central (4:42pm)
Area code: 573 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -89.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 63736

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 63736. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 63736 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Benton, MO
Unacceptable:
Haywood City, Lambert, New Hamburg

Stats and Demographics for the 63736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 63736 is located in southeast Missouri and covers a slightly less 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 63736 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 63736 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,310
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,370
Median Home Value $97,800
Land Area 67.49 sq mi
Water Area 2.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,259
Median Household Income $48,654

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510387190
5-9118126244
10-14127115242
15-19121110231
20-249287179
25-299688184
30-34125102227
35-39104104208
40-44118110228
45-49130118248
50-54121135256
55-59130125255
60-6410399202
65-697180151
70-745856114
75-79314172
80-84252651
85 Plus91928

Gender

 Male 1,682 51%
 Female 1,628 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,171 95.8%
 Black Or African American 56 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24252651
25-3412754181
35-4416653219
45-5423040270
55-6422432256
65-7415715172
75-84801090
85 Plus18220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 726 58%
 Single Guardian 201 16%
 Singles 272 22%
 Singles With Roommate 60 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 811 64%
 Households with Kids 448 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1241539
2182139
3261541
4192140
5282654
6213051
7162440
8362561
9172138
10273057
11272653
12291948
13262046
14182038
15212647
16251540
17343064
18242650
19171330
20241943

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 63736 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 63736 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 63736 real estate data, the median home value of $97,800 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 63736. Rentals in 63736 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 63736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,210 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 100 3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 594 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 433 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 232 17%
 Households Vacant 111 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 11 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 9%
 2 Bedroom 124 37%
 3+ Bedroom 181 54%
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 $48,654 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 63736 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 63736 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 63736 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.

For more information, see Benton, MO poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,359 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 533 20%
 No Earnings 832 31%
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 1,359 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 533 20%
 No Earnings 832 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,465 87.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 0.8%
 Worked at Home 192 11.4%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 371 17.0%
 High School Graduate 1,340 61.3%
 Associate's degree 124 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 217 9.9%
 Master's degree 128 5.9%
 Professional school degree 7 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 462 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 63736

ZIP Code 63736 is in the following school districts: Scott County. R-IV School District, Kelso C-7 School District, and Private. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 63736.

Scott County Elementary
4035 State Hwy 77
Benton, MO 63736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scott County. R-IV School District
Scott County Middle School
4035 State Hwy 77
Benton, MO 63736
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Scott County. R-IV School District
Kelso Elementary
1016 State Hwy a
Benton, MO 63736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kelso C-7 School District
Thomas W. Kelly High School
4035 State Hwy 77
Benton, MO 63736
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scott County. R-IV School District
St Denis School
105 N. Winchester
Benton, MO 63736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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