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ZIP Code 50156

Primary City:Madrid, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:29pm)
Coordinates:41.9, -93.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50156

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50156. 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 50156. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50156, 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:
Madrid, IA
Unacceptable:
Zook Spur

Stats and Demographics for the 50156 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50156 is located in central 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 50156 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 extremely 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 50156 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,412
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,903
Median Home Value $123,100
Land Area 89.70 sq mi
Water Area 2.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,764
Median Household Income $56,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male136166179121871111251291461571931561277770535045
Female1201601491328712414112916718117214912688757295117
Total256326328253174235266258313338365305253165145125145162

Gender

 Male 2,128 48%
 Female 2,284 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,333 98.2%
 Black Or African American 13 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 40 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1417326033828615712648
Renter4873405146223943
Total6224630038933217916591

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,055 60%
 Single Guardian 199 11%
 Singles 431 24%
 Singles With Roommate 79 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,189 67%
 Households with Kids 575 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2234332239274329282846443130323329131411
Female1728212127362930383030283823323035211411
Total3962544366637259665876726953646364342822

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50156 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50156 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50156 real estate data, the median home value of $123,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50156 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50156 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50156 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,306 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 2%
 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 921 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 481 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 362 19%
 Households Vacant 139 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 23.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 44 31.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 3.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 33.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 102 23%
 2 Bedroom 201 45%
 3+ Bedroom 139 31%
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 $56,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50156 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 50156 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,540 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 25%
 No Earnings 906 28%
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 1,540 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 824 25%
 No Earnings 906 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,935 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 3%
 Worked at Home 141 7%
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 145 10.0%
 High School Graduate 907 62.4%
 Associate's degree 111 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 231 15.9%
 Master's degree 35 2.4%
 Professional school degree 8 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 16 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 765 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50156

ZIP Code 50156 is in the Madrid Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50156.

Madrid Elementary School
213 West 1st St
Madrid, IA 50156
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madrid Community School District
Madrid High School
599 North Kennedy
Madrid, IA 50156
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madrid Community School District
Madrid Junior High School
599 North Kennedy
Madrid, IA 50156
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Madrid Community School District

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