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ZIP Code 66859

Post Office City:Lost Springs, KS (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (3:18pm)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.56, -96.97
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66859

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 66859. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 66859 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:
Lost Springs, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66859 is located in eastern Kansas 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 66859 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 adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66859 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 178
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 86
Median Home Value $75,000
Land Area 36.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 75
Median Household Income $31,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52

Under 5628
85 Plus066


 Male 93 52%
 Female 85 48%


 White 160 89.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 1.1%
 Asian 1 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 8 4.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 49 65%
 Single Guardian 12 16%
 Singles 14 19%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 59 79%
 Households with Kids 16 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66859 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66859 real estate data, the median home value of $75,000 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 66859. Rentals in 66859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 178 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 27 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 39 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 10%
 Households Vacant 11 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 7 100%
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 $31,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66859 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 66859 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. More commuters in 66859 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

For more information, see Lost Springs, KS incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 56 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 20%
 No Earnings 85 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 56 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 36 20%
 No Earnings 85 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 65 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 3%
 Worked at Home 11 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 9 6%
 High School Graduate 106 71%
 Associate's degree 19 13%
 Bachelor's degree 10 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 6 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 35 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66859

ZIP Code 66859 is in the Centre School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66859.

2374 310th Street
Lost Springs, KS 66859
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Centre School District

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