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ZIP Code 50047

Primary City:Carlisle, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:23pm)
Coordinates:41.5, -93.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50047

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50047. 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 50047. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50047, 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:
Carlisle, IA
Unacceptable:
Avon, Avon Lake, Palmyra, Scotch Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 50047 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50047 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 50047 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50047 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,559
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,208
Median Home Value $144,800
Land Area 58.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,114
Median Household Income $59,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2021992541961281391401872141951931881668587774529
Female19021222216913213713921220721219418418112795895776
Total392411476365260276279399421407387372347212182166102105

Gender

 Male 2,724 49%
 Female 2,835 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,374 96.7%
 Black Or African American 21 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 92 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3519234737336520116139
Renter5172907851271616
Total8626443745141622817755

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,222 58%
 Single Guardian 320 15%
 Singles 465 22%
 Singles With Roommate 107 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,314 62%
 Households with Kids 800 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3841403338393439494754565542435045292927
Female2344454242483251393452404254474732261731
Total61858575808766908881106969796909777554658

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50047 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50047 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 50047 real estate data, the median home value of $144,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50047 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50047 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50047 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,471 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 2%
 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 1,193 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 520 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 401 18%
 Households Vacant 94 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 24 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 53 15%
 2 Bedroom 193 56%
 3+ Bedroom 96 28%
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 $59,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50047 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. Most commuters in 50047 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,851 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,150 28%
 No Earnings 1,054 26%
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 1,851 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,150 28%
 No Earnings 1,054 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,442 93%
 Public transportation 50 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 1%
 Worked at Home 89 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 82 5%
 High School Graduate 1,060 61%
 Associate's degree 173 10%
 Bachelor's degree 331 19%
 Master's degree 45 3%
 Professional school degree 35 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,117 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50047

ZIP Code 50047 is in the Carlisle Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50047.

Carlisle Elementary School
430 School St
Carlisle, IA 50047
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carlisle Community School District
Carlisle Middle School
325 Scotchridge Rd
Carlisle, IA 50047
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carlisle Community School District
Carlisle High School
430 School St
Carlisle, IA 50047
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carlisle Community School District

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