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ZIP Code 50149

Primary City:Lorimor, IA (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Central (11:45pm)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -94.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50149

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50149. 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 50149. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50149, 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:
Lorimor, IA
Unacceptable:
Barney

Stats and Demographics for the 50149 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50149 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 50149 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 higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50149 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 964
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 479
Median Home Value $67,000
Land Area 82.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 394
Median Household Income $34,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33252729211428313543413932262315115
Female2928432220243525254729403534171689
Total625370514138635660907079676040311914

Gender

 Male 478 50%
 Female 486 50%
Gender

Race

 White 940 97.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53250766652319
Renter41813915662
Total950638581583711

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 231 59%
 Single Guardian 51 13%
 Singles 90 23%
 Singles With Roommate 22 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 70%
 Households with Kids 120 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6413442784867515411542
Female86366735712104107476234
Total1410161010910131120161115891117776

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50149 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50149 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50149 real estate data, the median home value of $67,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50149 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50149 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50149 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 964 100%
 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 174 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 147 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 15%
 Households Vacant 85 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 6 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 10%
 2 Bedroom 30 38%
 3+ Bedroom 40 51%
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 $34,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50149 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50149 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. In 50149 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 239 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 26%
 No Earnings 242 37%
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 239 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 26%
 No Earnings 242 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 315 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 11 4.2%
 High School Graduate 226 87.3%
 Associate's degree 11 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0.0%
 Master's degree 2 0.8%
 Professional school degree 9 3.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 195 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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