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ZIP Code 50138

Primary City:Knoxville, IA (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Coordinates:41.3, -93.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50138

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50138. 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 50138. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50138, 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:
Knoxville, IA
Acceptable:
Pershing

Stats and Demographics for the 50138 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50138 is located in south 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 50138 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50138 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,720
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,241
Median Home Value $108,900
Land Area 170.74 sq mi
Water Area 7.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,777
Median Household Income $49,214

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41339641342729929733133534243847843837026820917013289
Female364375423373244332312348362427446401350287243182169237
Total777771836800543629643683704865924839720555452352301326

Gender

 Male 5,845 50%
 Female 5,875 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,399 97.3%
 Black Or African American 112 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 44 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 114 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner64375563795742507329119
Renter13125719321617510412087
Total1956327561,011917611449206

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,501 52%
 Single Guardian 680 14%
 Singles 1,390 29%
 Singles With Roommate 206 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,267 68%
 Households with Kids 1,510 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male87918971738575867770758887939088112815662
Female6877649370718172818397708291759093694644
Total155168153164143156156158158153172158169184165178205150102106

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50138 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50138 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50138 real estate data, the median home value of $108,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50138. Rentals in 50138 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50138 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,480 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 24 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,309 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,185 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,283 24%
 Households Vacant 464 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 126 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 88 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 3%
 1 Bedroom 319 28%
 2 Bedroom 453 40%
 3+ Bedroom 333 29%
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 $49,214 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50138 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 50138 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 3,743 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,512 28%
 No Earnings 2,772 31%
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 3,743 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,512 28%
 No Earnings 2,772 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,055 92.5%
 Public transportation 18 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 162 3.0%
 Worked at Home 215 3.9%
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 357 9.1%
 High School Graduate 2,532 64.2%
 Associate's degree 470 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 467 11.8%
 Master's degree 52 1.3%
 Professional school degree 48 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,080 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 202 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 168 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50138

ZIP Code 50138 is in the Knoxville Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50138.

Knoxville Middle School
102 North Lincoln
Knoxville, IA 50138
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Knoxville Community School District
West Elementary
306 South Park Ln Dr
Knoxville, IA 50138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knoxville Community School District
Northstar Elementary School
407 West Larson
Knoxville, IA 50138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Knoxville Community School District
Goal Alternative School
614 East Washington
Knoxville, IA 50138
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knoxville Community School District
Knoxville High School
1811 West Madison
Knoxville, IA 50138
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Knoxville Community School District

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