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ZIP Code 50169

Primary City:Mitchellville, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (9:53pm)
Coordinates:41.66, -93.34
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50169

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50169. 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 50169. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50169, 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:
Mitchellville, IA
Unacceptable:
Santiago

Stats and Demographics for the 50169 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50169 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 50169 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 a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50169 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,093
Population Density 78 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,048
Median Home Value $140,600
Land Area 39.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 985
Median Household Income $61,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male781039495426175691079397103775132311613
Female8188909112715016117717217014896816242313851
Total15919118418616921123624627926324519915811374625464

Gender

 Male 1,237 40%
 Female 1,856 60%
Gender

Race

 White 2,881 93.1%
 Black Or African American 130 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.6%
 Asian 23 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 28 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1082152179164956224
Renter185534433418114
Total281371862221981137328

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 571 58%
 Single Guardian 109 11%
 Singles 250 25%
 Singles With Roommate 55 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 653 66%
 Households with Kids 332 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male132116171914212425172523161315232123136
Female915172219201127111719141723142221231119
Total2236333938343251363444373336294542462425

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50169 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50169 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50169 real estate data, the median home value of $140,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50169 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50169 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50169 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,486 80%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 549 18%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 58 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 564 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 204 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 217 21%
 Households Vacant 63 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 25 40%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 8%
 1 Bedroom 49 15%
 2 Bedroom 146 44%
 3+ Bedroom 108 33%
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 $61,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50169 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 50169 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 1,187 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 738 25%
 No Earnings 1,075 36%
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 1,187 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 738 25%
 No Earnings 1,075 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,431 94.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 1.6%
 Worked at Home 58 3.8%
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 45 5%
 High School Graduate 621 67%
 Associate's degree 52 6%
 Bachelor's degree 142 15%
 Master's degree 37 4%
 Professional school degree 26 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 13.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50169

ZIP Code 50169 is in the Southeast Polk Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50169.

Mitchellville Elementary School
308 Elm Ave NW
Mitchellville, IA 50169
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southeast Polk Community School District

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