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ZIP Code 50157

Primary City:Malcom, IA (View All Cities)
County: Poweshiek County
Timezone: Central (10:39am)
Coordinates:41.7, -92.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50157. 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 50157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50157, 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:
Malcom, IA
Unacceptable:
Sheridan

Stats and Demographics for the 50157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50157 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 50157 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50157 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 762
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 353
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 64.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 320
Median Household Income $45,800

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21152329282212262636363133142112124
Female1723181417189262129393024301511146
Total383841434540215247657561574436232610

Gender

 Male 401 53%
 Female 361 47%
Gender

Race

 White 752 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12046596140286
Renter5971412543
Total62953737345329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 210 66%
 Single Guardian 24 8%
 Singles 73 23%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 234 73%
 Households with Kids 86 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male634431632359335510726
Female72136534543254344215
Total135579697778118789149311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50157 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50157 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50157 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50157 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50157 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 762 100%
 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 155 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 106 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 59 17%
 Households Vacant 33 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 11%
 2 Bedroom 24 27%
 3+ Bedroom 56 62%
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 $45,800 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50157 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. More commuters in 50157 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 307 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 17%
 No Earnings 156 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 307 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 96 17%
 No Earnings 156 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 332 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 18 5%
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 23 10%
 High School Graduate 169 70%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 43 18%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 61 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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