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ZIP Code 66956

Primary City:Mankato, KS (View All Cities)
County: Jewell County
Timezone: Central (1:57am)
Area code: 785 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -98.2
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 66956

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 66956. 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 66956. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 66956, 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:
Mankato, KS

Stats and Demographics for the 66956 ZIP Code

ZIP code 66956 is located in north 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 66956 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 66956 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,157
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 675
Median Home Value $56,000
Land Area 198.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 546
Median Household Income $35,486

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 54


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5263056
5-9322355
10-14222648
15-19382866
20-24281947
25-29172037
30-34262248
35-39212748
40-44252853
45-49373774
50-54484896
55-596341104
60-64454489
65-69363975
70-74323567
75-79285886
80-84313061
85 Plus153247

Gender

 Male 570 49%
 Female 587 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,131 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111021
25-34231740
35-44431053
45-548816104
55-649519114
65-74721385
75-847527102
85 Plus18927

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 286 52%
 Single Guardian 44 8%
 Singles 199 36%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 433 79%
 Households with Kids 113 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1437
231114
37512
4437
510818
610313
7336
8325
96713
10268
11639
12314
137815
144812
1510616
1610818
1711819
18437
19336
20336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 66956 has a slightly higher 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 66956 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 66956 real estate data, the median home value of $56,000 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 66956. Rentals in 66956 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 66956 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,130 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 2.2%
 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 144 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 281 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 18%
 Households Vacant 129 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 11.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 9 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 24.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 49.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 62 42%
 2 Bedroom 50 34%
 3+ Bedroom 34 23%
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 $35,486 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 66956 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 66956 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 229 24%
 No Earnings 349 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 389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 229 24%
 No Earnings 349 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 469 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 9%
 Worked at Home 25 5%
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 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 48 11%
 High School Graduate 276 65%
 Associate's degree 24 6%
 Bachelor's degree 72 17%
 Master's degree 5 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 191 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 66956

ZIP Code 66956 is in the Rock Hills School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 66956.

Rock Hills Elementary School
303 North West St
Mankato, KS 66956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rock Hills School District
Rock Hills Middle School
301 North West St
Mankato, KS 66956
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rock Hills School District
Rock Hills Jr/Sr High School
710 East Madison
Mankato, KS 66956
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rock Hills School District

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