Saint Joseph, MO 64501 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 64501: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Saint Joseph, MO 64501

Not Acceptable, USPS
St Joseph, MO 64501

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Buchanan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.765, Longitude -94.844
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 505
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 4,869
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 816
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,053

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Saint Joseph, MO 64501 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,237
Daytime Population: Workers 7,880
Daytime Population: Residents 6,906
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,786
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 11,608
Population in Familes 8,273
Population in Group Qrtrs 629
Population Density2 3,277
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $32,882
Average Household Income $43,678
Per Capita Income $17,604


Total Housing Units 6,049 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,988 (32.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,738 (45.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,323 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $81,206
Average Home Value $96,051


Total Households 4,726
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 2,648
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 -0.66% -0.62%
Households -0.81% -0.7%
Families -1.04% -0.85%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Saint Joseph, MO 64501 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 64501 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 # 163 84th
Population Density # 44 96th
Diversity Index # 47 95th
Median Household Income # 917 9th
Per Capita Income # 919 9th

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