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ZIP Code 50057

Primary City:Columbia, IA (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (8:53am)
Coordinates:41.18, -93.15
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50057

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50057. 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 50057. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50057, 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:
Columbia, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50057 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50057 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 50057 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50057 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 238
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 100
Median Home Value $56,000
Land Area 20.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $53,512

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36

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


 Male 121 51%
 Female 117 49%


 White 236 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 2 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 60 66%
 Single Guardian 4 4%
 Singles 23 25%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 61 67%
 Households with Kids 30 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50057 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50057 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50057 real estate data, the median home value of $56,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50057 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50057 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50057 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 238 100%
 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 52 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 32 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 7%
 Households Vacant 9 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 89%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $53,512 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50057 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. A higher percentage of people in 50057 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 50057 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 109 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 12%
 No Earnings 32 20%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 109 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 12%
 No Earnings 32 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 95 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 3%
 Worked at Home 21 18%
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 4 5%
 High School Graduate 44 54%
 Associate's degree 10 12%
 Bachelor's degree 9 11%
 Master's degree 15 18%
 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 82 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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