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ZIP Code 50171

Primary City:Montezuma, IA (View All Cities)
County: Poweshiek County
Timezone: Central (9:58pm)
Coordinates:41.6, -92.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50171

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50171. 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 50171. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50171, 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:
Montezuma, IA
Unacceptable:
Ewart

Stats and Demographics for the 50171 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50171 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 50171 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 50171 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,923
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,746
Median Home Value $115,500
Land Area 108.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,228
Median Household Income $58,355

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male 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
Male6890978468837360104861271151289973403325
Female8881849151547561831121191291259364494764
Total156171181175119137148121187198246244253192137898089

Gender

 Male 1,453 50%
 Female 1,470 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,876 98.4%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3821241822421808744
Renter3165455230252313
Total3414716923427220511057

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 719 59%
 Single Guardian 138 11%
 Singles 312 25%
 Singles With Roommate 59 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 900 73%
 Households with Kids 328 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male132014122213191818242016142329147201417
Female17261914151217191818151817161827162197
Total3046332637253637364235343139474123412324

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50171 has a large 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 50171 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50171 real estate data, the median home value of $115,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50171. Rentals in 50171 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50171 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,850 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 34 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 562 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 382 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 284 16%
 Households Vacant 518 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 16 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 422 81.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 8.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 8%
 2 Bedroom 145 55%
 3+ Bedroom 98 37%
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 $58,355 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50171 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 50171 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 993 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 29%
 No Earnings 683 29%
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 993 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 29%
 No Earnings 683 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,200 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 123 9%
 Worked at Home 65 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 99 9.3%
 High School Graduate 684 64.4%
 Associate's degree 96 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 106 10.0%
 Master's degree 30 2.8%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 43 4.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 450 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 109 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50171

ZIP Code 50171 is in the Montezuma Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50171.

Montezuma Elementary School
504 North 4th St
Montezuma, IA 50171
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montezuma Community School District
Montezuma High School
504 North 4th St
Montezuma, IA 50171
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montezuma Community School District
Montezuma Junior High School
504 North 4th St
Montezuma, IA 50171
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Montezuma Community School District

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