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ZIP Code 67839

Primary City:Dighton, KS (View All Cities)
County: Lane County
Timezone: Central (3:39am)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -100.4
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 67839

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 67839. 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 67839. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 67839, 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:
Dighton, KS
Acceptable:
Shields

Stats and Demographics for the 67839 ZIP Code

ZIP code 67839 is located in west Kansas and covers an extremely 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 67839 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 67839 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,416
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 822
Median Home Value $57,300
Land Area 566.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 669
Median Household Income $49,773

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5283260
5-9444488
10-14424688
15-19483987
20-24232346
25-29373673
30-34323365
35-39403272
40-44454994
45-49514091
50-545858116
55-596561126
60-644852100
65-69383472
70-74313970
75-79294372
80-84163147
85 Plus143549

Gender

 Male 689 49%
 Female 727 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,362 96.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 29 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491019
25-34363874
35-44652994
45-549522117
55-6412120141
65-7487996
75-84651883
85 Plus36945

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 351 52%
 Single Guardian 53 8%
 Singles 247 37%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 510 76%
 Households with Kids 159 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18715
2549
35611
44913
581119
68917
78917
811718
99817
1012517
118513
1221719
1311516
1491423
1515520
1671219
1791221
1812517
195510
20718

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 67839 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 67839 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 67839 real estate data, the median home value of $57,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 67839 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 67839 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 67839 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,413 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.2%
 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 208 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 306 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 155 19%
 Households Vacant 153 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 27%
 2 Bedroom 68 52%
 3+ Bedroom 28 21%
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 $49,773 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 67839 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 67839 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 507 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 21%
 No Earnings 323 31%
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 507 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 21%
 No Earnings 323 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 581 87.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 4.8%
 Worked at Home 48 7.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 35 8%
 High School Graduate 239 57%
 Associate's degree 41 10%
 Bachelor's degree 82 20%
 Master's degree 23 5%
 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 213 94.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 67839

ZIP Code 67839 is in the Dighton School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 67839.

Dighton Elementary
320 East James
Dighton, KS 67839
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dighton School District
Dighton High School
200 South Wichita
Dighton, KS 67839
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dighton School District

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