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ZIP Code 66862

Post Office City:Matfield Green, KS (View All Cities)
County: Chase County
Timezone: Central (2:56am)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -96.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66862

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 66862. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 66862 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:
Matfield Green, KS
Matfield Grn

Stats and Demographics for the 66862 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66862 is located in eastern Kansas 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 66862 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66862 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 116
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 91
Median Home Value $66,100
Land Area 94.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 60
Median Household Income $19,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 56

Under 5246
85 Plus426


 Male 60 52%
 Female 56 48%


 White 112 97%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 43%
 Single Guardian 5 8%
 Singles 23 38%
 Singles With Roommate 6 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 50 83%
 Households with Kids 10 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66862 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 66862 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66862 real estate data, the median home value of $66,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 66862 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 66862 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66862 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Matfield Green, KS real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 116 100%
 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 12 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 13%
 Households Vacant 31 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 28%
 3+ Bedroom 13 72%
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 $19,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66862 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 66862 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 66862. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16 25%
 No Earnings 29 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 16 25%
 No Earnings 29 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21 62%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 13 38%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 66862 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1 2%
 High School Graduate 31 49%
 Associate's degree 2 3%
 Bachelor's degree 15 24%
 Master's degree 13 21%
 Professional school degree 1 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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