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ZIP Code 50142

Primary City:Le Grand, IA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Central (3:39pm)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.006, -92.776
ZIP (~1200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50142. 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 50142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50142, 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:
Le Grand, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50142 is located in central Iowa and covers a slightly less 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 50142 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 adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 931
Population Density 939 people per sq mi
Housing Units 398
Median Home Value $97,900
Land Area 0.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 379
Median Household Income $56,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

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


 Male 455 49%
 Female 476 51%


 White 904 97.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 15 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.5%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 211 56%
 Single Guardian 63 17%
 Singles 90 24%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 256 68%
 Households with Kids 123 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50142 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50142 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 50142 real estate data, the median home value of $97,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 50142 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 931 100%
 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 196 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 95 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 88 22%
 Households Vacant 19 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 20 30%
 2 Bedroom 21 31%
 3+ Bedroom 26 39%
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 $56,719 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 50142 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 50142 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 382 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 21%
 No Earnings 189 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 382 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 21%
 No Earnings 189 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 446 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 4%
 Worked at Home 4 1%
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 31 10%
 High School Graduate 198 66%
 Associate's degree 17 6%
 Bachelor's degree 33 11%
 Master's degree 16 5%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 175 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50142

ZIP Code 50142 is in the East Marshall Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50142.

East Marshall Senior High School
201 North Franklin
Le Grand, IA 50142
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Marshall Community School District

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