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ZIP Code 65740

Primary City:Rockaway Beach, MO (View All Cities)
County: Taney County
Timezone: Central (4:52pm)
Area code: 417 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.71, -93.17
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 65740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 65740. 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 65740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 65740, 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:
Rockaway Beach, MO
Acceptable:
Merriam Vlg, Merriam Woods Village, Rockaway Bch

Stats and Demographics for the 65740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 65740 is located in south 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 65740 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 65740 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,405
Population Density 758 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,795
Median Home Value $74,500
Land Area 4.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,367
Median Household Income $30,111

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 512799226
5-9106109215
10-14134132266
15-1911393206
20-249196187
25-29103104207
30-349199190
35-39103110213
40-44118112230
45-49113125238
50-54141142283
55-59104111215
60-6491108199
65-6987113200
70-748167148
75-79463581
80-84293059
85 Plus212142

Gender

 Male 1,699 50%
 Female 1,706 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,213 94.4%
 Black Or African American 11 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 1.2%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.2%
 Other Race 27 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 102 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24173350
25-3410285187
35-4413690226
45-54185112297
55-6418173254
65-7419332225
75-849311104
85 Plus21324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 644 47%
 Single Guardian 280 20%
 Singles 336 25%
 Singles With Roommate 107 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 937 69%
 Households with Kids 430 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1301949
2241741
3251944
4262046
5243054
6182038
7191837
8182038
9272148
10272249
11292857
12402868
13172643
14212849
15301545
16272047
17221941
18241943
19102030
20201333

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 65740 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 65740 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 65740 real estate data, the median home value of $74,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 65740 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 65740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 65740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,380 99.3%
 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 25 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 632 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 296 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 439 24%
 Households Vacant 428 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 12.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 69 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 25.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 43.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 8%
 1 Bedroom 38 9%
 2 Bedroom 125 29%
 3+ Bedroom 228 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 $30,111 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 65740 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 65740 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 933 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 852 29%
 No Earnings 1,187 40%
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 933 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 852 29%
 No Earnings 1,187 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,255 90.2%
 Public transportation 18 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 5.1%
 Worked at Home 39 2.8%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 228 16.8%
 High School Graduate 922 68.1%
 Associate's degree 69 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 95 7.0%
 Master's degree 38 2.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 514 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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