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ZIP Code 50174

Primary City:Murray, IA (View All Cities)
County: Clarke County
Timezone: Central (2:33am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -94.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50174

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50174. 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 50174. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50174, 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:
Murray, IA
Unacceptable:
Hopeville

Stats and Demographics for the 50174 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50174 is located in south 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 50174 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50174 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,429
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 622
Median Home Value $68,500
Land Area 107.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 565
Median Household Income $43,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46616450345047294747665330292416147
Female486141492935374445545054314232282015
Total94122105996385847392101116107617156443422

Gender

 Male 714 50%
 Female 715 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,407 98.5%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner755679587674016
Renter172720271313113
Total248287122100805119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 323 57%
 Single Guardian 68 12%
 Singles 143 25%
 Singles With Roommate 31 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 397 70%
 Households with Kids 168 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10144158101612159121482181311993
Female101551314812918810698111213675
Total20299282218282133172220172919252415168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50174 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50174 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50174 real estate data, the median home value of $68,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50174 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50174 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50174 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,429 100%
 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 225 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 209 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 131 21%
 Households Vacant 57 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 7 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 16%
 2 Bedroom 37 49%
 3+ Bedroom 27 36%
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 $43,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50174 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 50174 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 429 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 25%
 No Earnings 333 33%
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 429 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 255 25%
 No Earnings 333 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 497 88.6%
 Public transportation 4 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2.1%
 Worked at Home 45 8.0%
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 46 10%
 High School Graduate 323 68%
 Associate's degree 56 12%
 Bachelor's degree 27 6%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 229 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50174

ZIP Code 50174 is in the Murray Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50174.

Murray Elementary School
216 Sherman
Murray, IA 50174
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Murray Community School District
Murray School Murray Jr/Sr High School
216 Sherman
Murray, IA 50174
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Murray Community School District

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