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ZIP Code 50006

Primary City:Alden, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:51pm)
Coordinates:42.5, -93.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50006

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50006. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 50006. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50006, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Alden, IA
Acceptable:
Buckeye

Stats and Demographics for the 50006 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50006 is located in north Iowa and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50006 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50006 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,676
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 761
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 122.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 696
Median Household Income $49,146

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male615058594156505644548663524134292410
Female477346503139453936676263465535362018
Total1081231041097295959580121148126989669654428

Gender

 Male 868 52%
 Female 808 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,647 98.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115284118106846419
Renter164119202516183
Total27931031381311008222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 412 59%
 Single Guardian 54 8%
 Singles 192 28%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 498 72%
 Households with Kids 198 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1671611812159612109131442416878
Female910717121611161814810410111191274
Total2517232820282625242618191724153525201412

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50006 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50006 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50006 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50006. Rentals in 50006 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50006 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,676 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 290 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 248 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 158 21%
 Households Vacant 65 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 9 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 27%
 2 Bedroom 24 19%
 3+ Bedroom 66 53%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $49,146 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50006 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50006 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 536 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 308 26%
 No Earnings 338 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 536 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 308 26%
 No Earnings 338 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 693 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 4%
 Worked at Home 22 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 41 8%
 High School Graduate 354 68%
 Associate's degree 49 9%
 Bachelor's degree 68 13%
 Master's degree 8 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 295 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50006

ZIP Code 50006 is in the Alden Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50006.

Alden Elementary School
209 Center St
Alden, IA 50006
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alden Community School District

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