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ZIP Code 50111

Primary City:Grimes, IA (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (10:31pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -93.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50111

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50111. 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 50111. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50111, 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:
Grimes, IA
Unacceptable:
Herrold

Stats and Demographics for the 50111 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50111 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 50111 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 slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50111 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,407
Population Density 342 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,670
Median Home Value $173,000
Land Area 27.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,497
Median Household Income $75,816

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male477396421271187430461384379373268198172857336409
Female4404233902801994874493813783852512251668574514340
Total917819811551386917910765757758519423338170147878349

Gender

 Male 4,660 50%
 Female 4,747 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,919 94.8%
 Black Or African American 101 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 182 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 69 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 117 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6979075164742418410132
Renter74160107754320119
Total14395085872246720411241

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,141 61%
 Single Guardian 415 12%
 Singles 712 20%
 Singles With Roommate 229 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,943 56%
 Households with Kids 1,554 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male968710293769876776998791007074607158572524
Female8292898690958981689367887765835467522424
Total1781791911791661931651581371911461881471391431251251094948

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50111 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50111 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 50111 real estate data, the median home value of $173,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50111 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50111 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50111 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,407 100%
 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 2,597 71%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 401 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 499 14%
 Households Vacant 173 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 24.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 86 49.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 8.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 12.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 9%
 1 Bedroom 30 6%
 2 Bedroom 439 83%
 3+ Bedroom 12 2%
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 $75,816 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50111 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. More commuters in 50111 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 4,729 65%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 21%
 No Earnings 1,036 14%
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 4,729 65%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 21%
 No Earnings 1,036 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,406 94.5%
 Public transportation 27 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 106 1.9%
 Worked at Home 182 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50111 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 58 2%
 High School Graduate 1,140 36%
 Associate's degree 468 15%
 Bachelor's degree 1,235 39%
 Master's degree 162 5%
 Professional school degree 28 1%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,987 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 270 10.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 211 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50111

ZIP Code 50111 is in the Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50111.

South Prairie Elementary
500 South James St
Grimes, IA 50111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District
North Ridge Elementary
400 NW 27th St
Grimes, IA 50111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District
Dallas Center-Grimes High School
2555 West 1st St
Grimes, IA 50111
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District
DC-G Meadows
2555 West 1st St
Grimes, IA 50111
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Dallas Center-Grimes Community School District

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