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ZIP Code 74601

Post Office City:Ponca City, OK (View All Cities)
County: Kay County
Timezone: Central (10:32pm)
Area code: 580 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -97.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 74601

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 74601. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 74601 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:
Ponca City, OK
Unacceptable:
Kildare

Stats and Demographics for the 74601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 74601 is located in northeast Oklahoma 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 74601 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 74601 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,257
Population Density 118 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,364
Median Home Value $64,700
Land Area 172.17 sq mi
Water Area 1.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,959
Median Household Income $36,028

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59038461,749
5-97657291,494
10-147796901,469
15-196916981,389
20-246486741,322
25-297457031,448
30-347176711,388
35-395945421,136
40-446155171,132
45-497146631,377
50-546947191,413
55-595626601,222
60-645066061,112
65-69373399772
70-74273332605
75-79190298488
80-84159246405
85 Plus122214336

Gender

 Male 10,050 50%
 Female 10,207 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,052 74.3%
 Black Or African American 723 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,547 12.6%
 Asian 98 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 633 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,192 5.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2494410504
25-345887621,350
35-446485751,223
45-541,0086051,613
55-641,0544061,460
65-74724180904
75-84533121654
85 Plus20447251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,339 42%
 Single Guardian 1,691 21%
 Singles 2,458 31%
 Singles With Roommate 471 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,187 65%
 Households with Kids 2,772 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1173162335
2198185383
3186164350
4153156309
5156172328
6166144310
7160144304
8159136295
9124133257
10161158319
11154134288
12159138297
13152134286
14153126279
15147127274
16147128275
17152158310
18114149263
19131136267
20134126260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 74601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 74601 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 74601 real estate data, the median home value of $64,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 74601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 74601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 74601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,806 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 123 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 239 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,676 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,177 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,106 33%
 Households Vacant 1,405 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 636 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 155 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 459 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 116 4%
 1 Bedroom 455 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,283 45%
 3+ Bedroom 996 35%
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 $36,028 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 74601 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 74601 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 6,009 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,765 25%
 No Earnings 5,302 35%
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 6,009 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,765 25%
 No Earnings 5,302 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,848 93.4%
 Public transportation 22 0.3%
 Taxicab 34 0.4%
 Motorcycle 31 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 319 3.8%
 Worked at Home 152 1.8%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

For more information, see Ponca City, OK public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,046 16.3%
 High School Graduate 7,511 59.7%
 Associate's degree 1,167 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,334 10.6%
 Master's degree 391 3.1%
 Professional school degree 86 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 49 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,666 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 325 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 549 12.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 74601

ZIP Code 74601 is in the following school districts: Ponca City School District and Private. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 74601.

Liberty Elementary School
505 West Liberty
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Lincoln Elementary School
1501 West Grand Avenue
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Union Elementary School
2617 North Union
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Ponca City West Ms
1401 West Grand Avenue
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Roosevelt Elementary School
815 East Highland Avenue
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Garfield Elementary School
600 South 8th Street
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ponca City School District
Ponca City High School
927 North Fifth
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ponca City School District
Ponca City East Ms
612 East Grand
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Ponca City School District
First Lutheran School
1104 N 4th St
Ponca City, OK 74601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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