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ZIP Code 50008

Primary City:Allerton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Central (6:50am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -93.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50008. 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 50008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50008, 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:
Allerton, IA
Unacceptable:
Harvard

Stats and Demographics for the 50008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50008 is located in south Iowa and covers a slightly less 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 50008 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50008 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 878
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 429
Median Home Value $55,200
Land Area 84.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 368
Median Household Income $37,091

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male30231927202225222934373039181812126
Female30313531133814162439332629301919820
Total605454583360393853737056684837312026

Gender

 Male 423 48%
 Female 455 52%
Gender

Race

 White 869 99.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner441346869422914
Renter6911108797
Total1050457877493821

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 209 57%
 Single Guardian 49 13%
 Singles 96 26%
 Singles With Roommate 14 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 263 71%
 Households with Kids 105 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male884567541423646361116
Female471233106751044710696735
Total1215168917111161467131412121218411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50008 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50008 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50008 real estate data, the median home value of $55,200 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 50008. Rentals in 50008 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 878 100%
 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 141 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 160 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 16%
 Households Vacant 61 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 38%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 14%
 2 Bedroom 45 46%
 3+ Bedroom 38 39%
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 $37,091 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50008 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 50008 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 224 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 26%
 No Earnings 279 41%
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 224 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 26%
 No Earnings 279 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 312 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 3 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 6%
 Worked at Home 29 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 31 10%
 High School Graduate 222 71%
 Associate's degree 32 10%
 Bachelor's degree 14 5%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 170 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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