Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 50048

Primary City:Casey, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:52pm)
Coordinates:41.5, -94.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50048

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50048. 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 50048. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50048, 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:
Casey, IA
Unacceptable:
Canby

Stats and Demographics for the 50048 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50048 is located in west 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 50048 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50048 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 861
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 423
Median Home Value $78,200
Land Area 87.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 347
Median Household Income $49,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23382834261022123447443221171619144
Female20243825112019163053322424162617817
Total4362665937304128641007656453342362221

Gender

 Male 441 51%
 Female 420 49%
Gender

Race

 White 841 97.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 10 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner719407652383715
Renter6108205563
Total1329489657434318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 198 57%
 Single Guardian 49 14%
 Singles 84 24%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 248 71%
 Households with Kids 99 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male756487995933947810459
Female45435266597958775424
Total111010713915151018101214121415158713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50048 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50048 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50048 real estate data, the median home value of $78,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50048 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50048 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50048 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 861 100%
 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 152 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 132 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 15%
 Households Vacant 76 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 13%
 2 Bedroom 55 66%
 3+ Bedroom 17 20%
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 $49,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50048 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50048 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 50048. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 328 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 23%
 No Earnings 191 28%
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 328 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 159 23%
 No Earnings 191 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 360 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 9%
 Worked at Home 41 9%
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 18 6%
 High School Graduate 207 72%
 Associate's degree 49 17%
 Bachelor's degree 15 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 116 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes