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ZIP Code 50115

Primary City:Guthrie Center, IA (View All Cities)
County: Guthrie County
Timezone: Central (2:29am)
Coordinates:41.7, -94.6
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50115

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50115. 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 50115. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50115, 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:
Guthrie Center, IA
Acceptable:
Guthrie Ctr

Stats and Demographics for the 50115 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50115 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 50115 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50115 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,674
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,271
Median Home Value $86,700
Land Area 170.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,090
Median Household Income $44,120

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male83911028645677772649590100857654383731
Female6590938341626761919495858781596159107
Total148181195169861291441331551891851851721571139996138

Gender

 Male 1,293 48%
 Female 1,381 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,589 96.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 44 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner88311615717914910559
Renter2054334226131927
Total2813714919920516212486

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 603 55%
 Single Guardian 112 10%
 Singles 331 30%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 782 72%
 Households with Kids 308 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12172022202020121927221126161721241687
Female1011121292018202319172017201520241687
Total2228323429403832424639314336324148321614

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50115 has a slightly less than average 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 50115 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50115 real estate data, the median home value of $86,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50115 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50115 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50115 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,573 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 7 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 2.2%
 Other Institutional 2 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 464 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 392 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 234 18%
 Households Vacant 181 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 15 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 57 21.8%
 2 Bedroom 78 29.8%
 3+ Bedroom 125 47.7%
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 $44,120 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50115 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 50115 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 786 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 568 28%
 No Earnings 706 34%
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 786 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 568 28%
 No Earnings 706 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 988 87.1%
 Public transportation 4 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 4.1%
 Worked at Home 86 7.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 121 14.1%
 High School Graduate 510 59.6%
 Associate's degree 89 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 93 10.9%
 Master's degree 26 3.0%
 Professional school degree 13 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 571 92.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50115

ZIP Code 50115 is in the Guthrie Center Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50115.

Guthrie Center Elementary School
900 North 4th St
Guthrie Center, IA 50115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guthrie Center Community School District
Guthrie Center High School
906 School St
Guthrie Center, IA 50115
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guthrie Center Community School District
Guthrie Center Junior High School
906 School St
Guthrie Center, IA 50115
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Guthrie Center Community School District

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