Shell Knob, MO 65747 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Shell Knob, MO

Camera Icon Photos of the local Shell Knob, MO area

ZIP Code 65747: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shell Knob, MO 65747

Not Acceptable, USPS
Viola, MO 65747

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 233
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,037
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Barry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.617, Longitude -93.628
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 65747 has segments in 2 Counties (Barry, Stone).

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


65747 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Shell Knob, MO 65747 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,981
Population in Households 3,942
Population in Familes 3,155
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,951
Average Household Size 2.02
Family Households 1,330
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 3,531 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,707 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 244 ( 6.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,580 (44.7%)
Median Home Value $156,250
Average Home Value $197,569


Median Household Income $39,707
Average Household Income $56,662
Per Capita Income $27,872
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.19% 0.61%
Households 1.2% 0.59%
Families 1.05% 0.49%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.21%
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.

Shell Knob, MO 65747 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 65747 to the other 1,011 ZIP Codes in Missouri 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 # 331 67th
Population Density1 # 347 66th
Diversity Index2 # 749 27th
Median Household Income # 574 43rd
Per Capita Income # 150 85th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.

Missouri Research Tools

Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Missouri Census Data
Highest or Lowest: