Columbus, KS 66725 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 66725: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Columbus, KS 66725

Acceptable Alternative
Hallowell, KS 66725

Not Acceptable, USPS
Melrose, KS 66725
Neutral, KS 66725
Quaker, KS 66725
Sherwin, KS 66725
Stippville, KS 66725

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 234
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,292
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cherokee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.167, Longitude -94.844
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Columbus, KS 66725 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,384
Population in Households 5,338
Population in Familes 4,297
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 2,212
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,452
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,612 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,509 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 703 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 400 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $80,818
Average Home Value $111,349


Median Household Income $40,597
Average Household Income $52,994
Per Capita Income $21,870
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.44% -0.39%
Households -0.7% -0.47%
Families -0.75% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.57%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Columbus, KS 66725 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 66725 to the other 696 ZIP Codes in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 132 81st
Population Density1 # 215 69th
Diversity Index2 # 314 55th
Median Household Income # 562 19th
Per Capita Income # 577 17th

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