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ZIP Code 50163

Primary City:Melcher-dallas, IA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (8:38am)
Coordinates:41.223, -93.242
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50163

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50163. 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 50163. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50163, 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:
Melcher-dallas, IA
Acceptable:
Melcher, Melcher Dal

Stats and Demographics for the 50163 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50163 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50163 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50163 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 858
Population Density 1,807 people per sq mi
Housing Units 410
Median Home Value $74,000
Land Area 0.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 369
Median Household Income $46,111

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32292333223623282732291930181414116
Female371828332321242628272033251817201321
Total694751664557475455594952553631342427

Gender

 Male 426 50%
 Female 432 50%
Gender

Race

 White 848 98.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner935515560363221
Renter121713762103
Total2152646266384224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 186 50%
 Single Guardian 51 14%
 Singles 118 32%
 Singles With Roommate 14 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 262 71%
 Households with Kids 107 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male794756576653637561052
Female879335424645769105635
Total15161310811991012981391615111687

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50163 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50163 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50163 real estate data, the median home value of $74,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 50163 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50163 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 858 100%
 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 177 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 17%
 Households Vacant 41 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 15%
 2 Bedroom 61 64%
 3+ Bedroom 20 21%
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 $46,111 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, 50163 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 50163 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 325 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 169 24%
 No Earnings 203 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 325 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 169 24%
 No Earnings 203 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 393 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 8%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 13 6%
 High School Graduate 173 75%
 Associate's degree 14 6%
 Bachelor's degree 26 11%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 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 58 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50163

ZIP Code 50163 is in the Melcher-Dallas Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50163.

Melcher-Dallas High School
214 South Main
Melcher, IA 50163
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Melcher-Dallas Community School District
Melcher-Dallas Junior High School
214 South Main
Melcher, IA 50163
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Melcher-Dallas Community School District

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