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ZIP Code 50139

Primary City:Lacona, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:42pm)
Coordinates:41.2, -93.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50139

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50139. 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 50139. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50139, 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:
Lacona, IA
Unacceptable:
Newbern

Stats and Demographics for the 50139 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50139 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 50139 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50139 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,288
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 560
Median Home Value $94,600
Land Area 88.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 510
Median Household Income $50,074

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4346445728294034426155474831231876
Female4143444818283639475055394040222397
Total848988105465776738911111086887145411613

Gender

 Male 659 51%
 Female 629 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,266 98.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner445681109268359
Renter132114158323
Total176682125100713712

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 328 64%
 Single Guardian 47 9%
 Singles 115 23%
 Singles With Roommate 20 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 343 67%
 Households with Kids 167 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11612129913878999912111112117
Female119769776149143612121371332
Total221519181816201421172312152124241825149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50139 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50139 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50139 real estate data, the median home value of $94,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50139 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50139 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50139 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,288 100%
 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 266 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 14%
 Households Vacant 50 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 9%
 1 Bedroom 16 24%
 2 Bedroom 15 23%
 3+ Bedroom 29 44%
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 $50,074 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50139 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 50139 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 50139. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 521 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 172 15%
 No Earnings 419 38%
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 521 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 172 15%
 No Earnings 419 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 563 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 66 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 42 9%
 High School Graduate 309 65%
 Associate's degree 18 4%
 Bachelor's degree 52 11%
 Master's degree 51 11%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 317 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50139

ZIP Code 50139 is in the Southeast Warren Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50139.

Southeast Warren Intermediate
519 North Washington Ave
Lacona, IA 50139
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southeast Warren Community School District

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