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ZIP Code 66846

Post Office City:Council Grove, KS (View All Cities)
County: Morris County
Timezone: Central (12:43pm)
Coordinates:38.7, -96.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66846

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 66846. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 66846 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:
Council Grove, KS
Acceptable:
Dunlap

Stats and Demographics for the 66846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66846 is located in eastern Kansas and covers a large 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 66846 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66846 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,504
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,114
Median Home Value $86,000
Land Area 285.52 sq mi
Water Area 6.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,567
Median Household Income $44,315

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59781178
5-910095195
10-1412692218
15-199980179
20-248073153
25-298877165
30-349172163
35-396175136
40-448694180
45-49126138264
50-54153172325
55-59147128275
60-64124127251
65-69115118233
70-746782149
75-796788155
80-845176127
85 Plus48110158

Gender

 Male 1,726 49%
 Female 1,778 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,381 96.5%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 49 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24153853
25-3410360163
35-4412053173
45-5427264336
55-6425552307
65-7419941240
75-8413950189
85 Plus6046106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 860 55%
 Single Guardian 148 9%
 Singles 511 33%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,177 75%
 Households with Kids 390 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1191332
2221941
3221234
4192140
5181836
6271946
7201636
8201232
9153045
10301545
11281846
12212344
13192039
14281644
15241842
16261743
17231134
18132336
19131124
20171431

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66846 has a large 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 66846 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 66846 real estate data, the median home value of $86,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 66846. Rentals in 66846 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,438 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 62 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 638 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 525 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 404 19%
 Households Vacant 547 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 32 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 382 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 7%
 1 Bedroom 103 28%
 2 Bedroom 181 49%
 3+ Bedroom 55 15%
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 $44,315 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66846 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. More commuters in 66846 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 Council Grove, KS poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 23%
 No Earnings 871 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 1,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 610 23%
 No Earnings 871 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,485 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 4%
 Worked at Home 78 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 265 11%
 High School Graduate 1,537 63%
 Associate's degree 89 4%
 Bachelor's degree 291 12%
 Master's degree 183 8%
 Professional school degree 33 1%
 Doctorate degree 34 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 411 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66846

ZIP Code 66846 is in the Morris County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66846.

Council Grove Elementary School
15 North 8th St
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morris County School District
Council Grove Middle School
15 North 8th St
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Morris County School District
Council Grove High School
129 Hockaday
Council Grove, KS 66846
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Morris County School District

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