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ZIP Code 50143

Primary City:Leighton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mahaska County
Timezone: Central (4:02am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.34, -92.80
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50143

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50143. 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 50143. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50143, 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:
Leighton, IA
Unacceptable:
Olivet

Stats and Demographics for the 50143 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50143 is located in south 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 50143 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50143 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 600
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 249
Median Home Value $121,100
Land Area 35.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 235
Median Household Income $65,114

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male162218221082617302624191519131092
Female14172522918122226191723211715773
Total30394344192638395645414236362817165

Gender

 Male 306 51%
 Female 294 49%
Gender

Race

 White 598 99.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22440423534203
Renter471034331
Total63150453937234

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 170 72%
 Single Guardian 16 7%
 Singles 42 18%
 Singles With Roommate 7 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 162 69%
 Households with Kids 73 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25257526224534747131
Female43423244454556567402
Total686710761067810810121014533

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50143 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50143 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50143 real estate data, the median home value of $121,100 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 50143. Rentals in 50143 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50143 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 600 100%
 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 122 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 78 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 14%
 Households Vacant 14 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 5%
 2 Bedroom 10 26%
 3+ Bedroom 26 68%
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 $65,114 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50143 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50143 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 50143 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 268 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 23%
 No Earnings 90 19%
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 268 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 109 23%
 No Earnings 90 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 323 97.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.6%
 Worked at Home 5 1.5%
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 18 7.8%
 High School Graduate 142 61.7%
 Associate's degree 12 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 57 24.8%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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