Official Zip Code NameIndependence
Zip Code StateMissouri
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code816 / 975
Current Population:22178
Racial Majority:White 82.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.82%
Median Household Income$39695
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34204
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Jackson
Elevation Range725 - 974 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.12419891, -94.40209961

Zip Code 64050 Description

Zip Code 64050 is located in the state of Missouri in the Kansas City metro area. Zip code 64050 is primarily located in Jackson County. Portions of 64050 are also located in Clay County. The official US Postal Service name for 64050 is INDEPENDENCE, Missouri. Portions of zip code 64050 are contained within or border the city limits of Independence, MO, Sugar Creek, MO, and Kansas City, MO. The area code for zip code 64050 is 816. 64050 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Missouri.

The current unemployment level in 64050 is 4.82% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 64050 decreased to 22178 from 23436 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 64050 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 64050 public schools is White. 71.6% of students in 64050 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17784 82.09% 18385 -3%
 Black Or African American 1431 6.61% 1069 +34%
 Hispanic 1472 6.79% 1630 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.28% 100 -40%
 Asian 213 0.98% 142 +50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 54 0.25% 186 -71%
 Other Race 17 0.37% 17 +376%
 Two Or More Races 649 2.62% 649 -12%

Zip Code 64050 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.8%
 Black Or African American 11%
 Hispanic 12.1%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 64050 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2217823436
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households9120
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
71.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39695
Income Under $50K Per Year62.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictMissouri 5
RepresentativeEmanuel Cleaver
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$78202
Average Real Estate Sale Price$15800
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.82%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.78%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.40%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47f - Rolling Loess Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 64050 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18233344546469665846342344
Avg Max Temp (°F)37435566758489888069534165
Avg Precip (In.)1.281.412.723.65.164.944.373.74.663.432.781.7239.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kansas City, MO-KS
CBSA Type64050
CBSA Population2051186
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours