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ZIP Code 65281

Primary City:Salisbury, MO (View All Cities)
County: Chariton County
Timezone: Central (5:08am)
Area code: 660 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -92.8
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65281

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65281. 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 65281. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65281, 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:
Salisbury, MO
Unacceptable:
Bynumville, Forest Green, Prairie Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 65281 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65281 is located in north 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 65281 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65281 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,098
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,486
Median Home Value $84,500
Land Area 205.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,248
Median Household Income $41,133

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511678194
5-99893191
10-149593188
15-19103116219
20-247373146
25-298085165
30-346376139
35-398376159
40-447293165
45-49125116241
50-54129134263
55-59110112222
60-649394187
65-697789166
70-746166127
75-794161102
80-844283125
85 Plus386199

Gender

 Male 1,499 48%
 Female 1,599 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,001 96.9%
 Black Or African American 57 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24162945
25-349051141
35-4413526161
45-5421650266
55-6420224226
65-7416519184
75-8412925154
85 Plus482371

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 720 58%
 Single Guardian 136 11%
 Singles 353 28%
 Singles With Roommate 39 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 864 69%
 Households with Kids 384 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221638
231940
3211940
4301646
5202040
6152035
7151732
8291746
9191938
10191433
11202242
12201131
13202545
14162137
15242852
16212546
17222547
18212243
19151631
20131831

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65281 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65281 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 65281 real estate data, the median home value of $84,500 is low 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 65281. Rentals in 65281 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65281 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,984 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 3.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 488 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 513 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 247 17%
 Households Vacant 238 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 19 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 43 19%
 2 Bedroom 77 34%
 3+ Bedroom 101 45%
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 $41,133 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 65281 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 65281 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 935 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 663 27%
 No Earnings 889 36%
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 935 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 663 27%
 No Earnings 889 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,271 90.3%
 Public transportation 7 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 2.2%
 Worked at Home 98 7.0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 160 15.2%
 High School Graduate 751 71.4%
 Associate's degree 67 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 43 4.1%
 Master's degree 27 2.6%
 Professional school degree 3 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 429 72.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 110 18.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 65281

ZIP Code 65281 is in the Salisbury R-IV School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 65281.

Salisbury Elementary
305 East 6th St
Salisbury, MO 65281
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salisbury R-IV School District
Salisbury High School
1000 South Maple Ave
Salisbury, MO 65281
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salisbury R-IV School District
St Joseph School
105 N Willie Ave
Salisbury, MO 65281
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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