Chanute, KS 66720 ZIP Code Profile

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Chanute, KS | Earlton, KS

ZIP Code 66720: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chanute, KS 66720

Acceptable Alternative
Petrolia, KS 66720

Not Acceptable, USPS
Austin, KS 66720
Earlton, KS 66720

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Neosho County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.641, Longitude -95.465
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 66720 has segments in 4 Counties (Allen, Neosho, Wilson, Woodson).

  • Businesses Addresses: 524
  • PO Box Addresses: 167
  • Residential Addresses: 4,661
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 94
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,567

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Chanute, KS 66720 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,186
Daytime Population: Workers 5,754
Daytime Population: Residents 6,262
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,016
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 10,796
Population in Familes 8,545
Population in Group Qrtrs 390
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $43,603
Average Household Income $57,410
Per Capita Income $23,734


Total Housing Units 5,203 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,060 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,487 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 656 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $80,837
Average Home Value $103,897


Total Households 4,547
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 2,930
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.15% -0.16%
Households -0.18% -0.19%
Families -0.31% -0.25%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Chanute, KS 66720 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 66720 to the other 699 ZIP Codes in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 87 88th
Population Density # 165 76th
Diversity Index # 198 72nd
Median Household Income # 534 24th
Per Capita Income # 544 22nd

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