Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 63701: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Acceptable Alternative
Cpe Girardeau, MO 63701

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,026
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,695
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 755
  • County: Cape Girardeau County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.319, Longitude -89.541
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,809
Daytime Population: Workers 16,686
Daytime Population: Residents 20,278
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,964
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 35,551
Population in Familes 26,533
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,258
Population Density2 306
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $51,323
Average Household Income $68,893
Per Capita Income $27,625


Total Housing Units 16,152 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,966 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,978 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,208 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $160,023
Average Home Value $211,237


Total Households 14,944
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 9,093
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 0.84% 0.77%
Households 0.77% 0.74%
Families 0.57% 0.61%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 63701 to the other 1,012 ZIP Codes in Missouri 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 # 28 97th
Population Density # 191 81st
Diversity Index # 128 87th
Median Household Income # 289 72nd
Per Capita Income # 200 80th

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