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ZIP Code 50023

Primary City:Ankeny, IA (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (12:33pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.73, -93.64
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50023

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50023. 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 50023. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50023, 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:
Ankeny, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50023 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50023 is located in central 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 50023 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50023 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,986
Population Density 1,264 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,847
Median Home Value $179,500
Land Area 22.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,289
Median Household Income $76,270

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3971,2071,0089028211,2271,2781,1141,0139707457226003422461449749
Female1,2601,1589399119241,3081,2981,1401,031907825753618375230201110116
Total2,6572,3651,9471,8131,7452,5352,5762,2542,0441,8771,5701,4751,218717476345207165

Gender

 Male 13,882 50%
 Female 14,104 50%
Gender

Race

 White 26,683 95.3%
 Black Or African American 286 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.1%
 Asian 490 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 142 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 332 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1491,9961,9761,7041,38567031680
Renter480568366278195585018
Total6292,5642,3421,9821,58072836698

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,408 62%
 Single Guardian 1,041 10%
 Singles 2,049 20%
 Singles With Roommate 791 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,130 60%
 Households with Kids 4,159 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male286276279274260241272226208217197222198174174164160174230174
Female224241265281246256218215223217183194181164149158155196253203
Total510517544555506497490441431434380416379338323322315370483377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50023 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50023 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 50023 real estate data, the median home value of $179,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50023 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50023 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50023 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,412 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 458 1.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,040 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,236 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,013 19%
 Households Vacant 558 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 211 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 207 37%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 529 24.7%
 2 Bedroom 1,226 57.2%
 3+ Bedroom 374 17.4%
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 $76,270 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50023 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 50023 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 11,813 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,302 29%
 No Earnings 3,419 16%
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 11,813 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,302 29%
 No Earnings 3,419 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,272 94.3%
 Public transportation 48 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 272 1.7%
 Worked at Home 580 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50023 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 290 3.3%
 High School Graduate 3,548 40.6%
 Associate's degree 1,229 14.1%
 Bachelor's degree 2,704 30.9%
 Master's degree 773 8.8%
 Professional school degree 155 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,826 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 706 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 653 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50023

ZIP Code 50023 is in the Ankeny Community School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50023.

Parkview Middle School
105 NW Pleasant St
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Northwest Elementary School
1202 West First St
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Crocker Elementary School
2910 SW Applewood St
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Westwood Elementary School
2920 NW 9th
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Ashland Ridge Elementary
2600 NW Ash Dr
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Prairie Ridge Middle School
1010 NW Prairie Ridge Dr
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Prairie Trail Elementary
1850 SW College Ave
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Ankeny High School
1155 SW Cherry St
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Northview Middle School
1302 North Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Ankeny Community School District
Ankeny Christian Academy
1604 W 1st St
Ankeny, IA 50023
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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