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ZIP Code 50126

Primary City:Iowa Falls, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:25am)
Coordinates:42.5, -93.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50126. 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 50126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50126, 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:
Iowa Falls, IA
Unacceptable:
Owasa

Stats and Demographics for the 50126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50126 is located in north 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 50126 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50126 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,853
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,176
Median Home Value $100,100
Land Area 135.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,855
Median Household Income $46,986

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male210192238346255179172173196207250227182154118999381
Female211199206223185188162160177235243217186196159153158223
Total421391444569440367334333373442493444368350277252251304

Gender

 Male 3,372 49%
 Female 3,481 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,493 94.7%
 Black Or African American 144 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.4%
 Asian 47 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 64 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 76 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2920628140441034726197
Renter11416310413185488590
Total143369385535495395346187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,386 49%
 Single Guardian 384 13%
 Singles 953 33%
 Singles With Roommate 132 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,071 73%
 Households with Kids 784 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male473841493539324640454948375946375773133103
Female4239494043243851435440393439332838517357
Total8977908978637097839989877198796595124206160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50126 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50126 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50126 real estate data, the median home value of $100,100 is slightly less 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 50126. Rentals in 50126 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,396 93.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 134 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 311 4.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,155 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 880 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 820 26%
 Households Vacant 321 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 100 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Sale Only 48 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 1%
 1 Bedroom 218 26%
 2 Bedroom 328 38%
 3+ Bedroom 297 35%
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 $46,986 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50126 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50126 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50126 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 2,087 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,534 27%
 No Earnings 1,985 35%
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 2,087 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,534 27%
 No Earnings 1,985 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,848 90.3%
 Public transportation 14 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 7.4%
 Worked at Home 50 1.6%
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 155 7%
 High School Graduate 1,220 56%
 Associate's degree 268 12%
 Bachelor's degree 355 16%
 Master's degree 126 6%
 Professional school degree 40 2%
 Doctorate degree 31 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 909 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 7.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 70 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50126

ZIP Code 50126 is in the Iowa Falls Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50126.

Rock Run Elementary
710 North St
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa Falls Community School District
Pineview Elementary
1510 Washington Ave
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa Falls Community School District
Iowa Falls - Alden High School
1903 North Taylor
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iowa Falls Community School District
Riverbend Middle School
1124 Union St
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Iowa Falls Community School District

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