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ZIP Code 67843

Post Office City:Fort Dodge, KS (View All Cities)
County: Ford County
Timezone: Central (7:11pm)
Area code: 620 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.732, -99.938
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 67843

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 67843. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 67843 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:
Fort Dodge, KS
Dodge City

Stats and Demographics for the 67843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 67843 is located in southwest 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 67843 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 67843 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 165
Population Density 955 people per sq mi
Housing Units 98
Land Area 0.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 66
Median Household Income $15,982

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 77Male Median Age: 74Female Median Age: 79

Under 5000
85 Plus281139


 Male 129 78%
 Female 36 22%


 White 157 95.2%
 Black Or African American 3 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus11112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 21 32%
 Single Guardian 2 3%
 Singles 43 65%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 66 100%
 Households with Kids 0 0%
Households with Kids

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 67843 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 67843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Rentals in 67843 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 67843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Fort Dodge, KS house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 89 54%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 30%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 16%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 64%
 Households Vacant 32 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 19%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 15%
 1 Bedroom 41 47%
 2 Bedroom 33 38%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $15,982 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 67843 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 67843 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 67843 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 13 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 12%
 No Earnings 153 81%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 23 12%
 No Earnings 153 81%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 29 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 19%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 17 9%
 High School Graduate 151 83%
 Associate's degree 11 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2 1%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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