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ZIP Code 50074

Primary City:Ellston, IA (View All Cities)
County: Ringgold County
Timezone: Central (5:56pm)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -94.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50074

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50074. 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 50074. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50074, 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:
Ellston, IA
Acceptable:
Beaconsfield

Stats and Demographics for the 50074 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50074 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 50074 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50074 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 334
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 409
Median Home Value $177,500
Land Area 48.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 159
Median Household Income $39,808

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 61Male Median Age: 62Female Median Age: 60

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45344126756108262819875
Female337549644514192324171244
Total781098211211911242749523620119

Gender

 Male 167 50%
 Female 167 50%
Gender

Race

 White 328 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 3 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner069173648208
Renter18021210
Total1149193750218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 112 70%
 Single Guardian 6 4%
 Singles 36 23%
 Singles With Roommate 5 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 140 88%
 Households with Kids 19 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10112102010101100121
Female12000021002122203001
Total22112123012223303122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50074 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 50074 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 50074 real estate data, the median home value of $177,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50074. Rentals in 50074 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50074 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 334 100%
 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 60 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 84 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 15 4%
 Households Vacant 250 61%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 229 92%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 85%
 3+ Bedroom 2 15%
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 $39,808 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50074 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50074 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 50074. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 41 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 30%
 No Earnings 152 55%
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 41 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 30%
 No Earnings 152 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 80 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 1 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 1%
 Worked at Home 13 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50074 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 100 76%
 Associate's degree 6 5%
 Bachelor's degree 11 8%
 Master's degree 13 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 25 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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