Atchison, KS 66002 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 66002: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Atchison, KS 66002

Acceptable Alternative
Potter, KS 66002

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Atchison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.562, Longitude -95.129
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 66002 has segments in 3 Counties (Atchison, Jefferson, Leavenworth).

  • Businesses Addresses: 497
  • PO Box Addresses: 160
  • Residential Addresses: 5,173
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 391
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,782

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Atchison, KS 66002 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 13,544
Population in Households 12,163
Population in Familes 9,712
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,381
Population Density1 75
Diversity Index2 27


Median Household Income $45,985
Average Household Income $60,198
Per Capita Income $23,102


Total Housing Units 5,571 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,537 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,343 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 691 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $110,359
Average Home Value $156,064


Total Households 4,880
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 3,147
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.16% -0.3%
Households -0.25% -0.37%
Families -0.36% -0.46%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.26%

Atchison, KS 66002 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 66002 to the other 700 ZIP Codes in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 74 90th
Population Density # 151 78th
Diversity Index # 189 73rd
Median Household Income # 479 32nd
Per Capita Income # 553 21st

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