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ZIP Code 50140

Primary City:Lamoni, IA (View All Cities)
County: Decatur County
Timezone: Central (8:31am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -93.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50140

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50140. 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 50140. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50140, 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:
Lamoni, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50140 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50140 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 50140 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50140 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,969
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,164
Median Home Value $91,000
Land Area 92.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 975
Median Household Income $35,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74778321433566545552568276585440503323
Female74807318828865546255816976655753504651
Total148157156402623131108117107137151152123111931007974

Gender

 Male 1,482 50%
 Female 1,487 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,691 90.6%
 Black Or African American 141 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.5%
 Asian 27 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.5%
 Other Race 28 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner758831211251038113
Renter12366383635223331
Total13012412115716012511444

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 482 49%
 Single Guardian 116 12%
 Singles 279 29%
 Singles With Roommate 98 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 713 73%
 Households with Kids 262 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211092218131910172371126161724205010397
Female1016121815191415171611201610122018568294
Total3126214033323325343918314226294438106185191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50140 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 50140 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50140 real estate data, the median home value of $91,000 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 50140. Rentals in 50140 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50140 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,378 80%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 32 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 559 19%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 350 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 241 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 384 33%
 Households Vacant 189 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 7%
 For Sale Only 19 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 4%
 1 Bedroom 177 46%
 2 Bedroom 112 29%
 3+ Bedroom 79 21%
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 $35,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50140 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. 50140 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50140 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. More commuters in 50140 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 643 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 45%
 No Earnings 717 29%
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 643 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 45%
 No Earnings 717 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 891 67.7%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 237 18.0%
 Worked at Home 183 13.9%
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 57 8%
 High School Graduate 402 55%
 Associate's degree 44 6%
 Bachelor's degree 101 14%
 Master's degree 59 8%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 65 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 437 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50140

ZIP Code 50140 is in the Lamoni Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50140.

Lamoni Elementary School
202 North Walnut St
Lamoni, IA 50140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamoni Community School District
Lamoni Middle School
202 North Walnut St
Lamoni, IA 50140
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lamoni Community School District
Lamoni High School
202 North Walnut St
Lamoni, IA 50140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamoni Community School District

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