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ZIP Code 64503

Primary City:Saint Joseph, MO (View All Cities)
County: Buchanan County
Timezone: Central (11:42pm)
Area code: 816 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.75, -94.85
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 64503

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 64503. 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 64503. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 64503, 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 Joseph, MO

Stats and Demographics for the 64503 ZIP Code

ZIP code 64503 is located in northwest 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 64503 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 64503 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,921
Population Density 855 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,730
Median Home Value $97,200
Land Area 15.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,144
Median Household Income $44,645

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5484450934
5-9485417902
10-14449460909
15-19448439887
20-24484465949
25-29451471922
30-34426423849
35-39390377767
40-44398398796
45-49464516980
50-54487424911
55-59360400760
60-64300371671
65-69240305545
70-74181220401
75-79155190345
80-8494139233
85 Plus58102160

Gender

 Male 6,354 49%
 Female 6,567 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,760 91.0%
 Black Or African American 418 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.4%
 Asian 62 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.2%
 Other Race 287 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 320 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2468277345
25-34437448885
35-44518299817
45-547803031,083
55-64648197845
65-7452684610
75-8438650436
85 Plus10815123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,281 44%
 Single Guardian 1,091 21%
 Singles 1,399 27%
 Singles With Roommate 373 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,404 66%
 Households with Kids 1,740 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18697183
210183184
310098198
49090180
510488192
68579164
79492186
811770187
98588173
109184175
119097187
127386159
1310294196
149399192
157880158
1610194195
1710390193
187884162
198891179
2010084184

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 64503 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 64503 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 64503 real estate data, the median home value of $97,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 64503 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 64503 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 64503 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,913 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,123 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,348 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,673 29%
 Households Vacant 586 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 235 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 84 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 217 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 1%
 1 Bedroom 143 11%
 2 Bedroom 727 56%
 3+ Bedroom 414 32%
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 $44,645 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 64503 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 64503 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 4,113 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,628 26%
 No Earnings 3,332 33%
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 4,113 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,628 26%
 No Earnings 3,332 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,564 95.2%
 Public transportation 26 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 33 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 55 0.9%
 Worked at Home 166 2.8%
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 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 548 13.5%
 High School Graduate 2,708 66.7%
 Associate's degree 283 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 312 7.7%
 Master's degree 193 4.8%
 Professional school degree 17 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,995 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 281 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 181 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 64503

ZIP Code 64503 is in the St. Joseph School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 64503.

Pickett Elementary
3923 Pickett Rd
St. Joseph, MO 64503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Joseph School District
Skaith Elementary
4701 Schoolside Ln
St. Joseph, MO 64503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Joseph School District
Spring Garden Middle School
5802 South 22nd
St. Joseph, MO 64503
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: St. Joseph School District

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