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ZIP Code 50201

Primary City:Nevada, IA (View All Cities)
County: Story County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Coordinates:42.0, -93.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50201. 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 50201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50201, 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:
Nevada, IA
Unacceptable:
Fernald, Shipley

Stats and Demographics for the 50201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50201 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 50201 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 extremely 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 50201 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,199
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,559
Median Home Value $126,800
Land Area 115.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,286
Median Household Income $56,619

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male308314253262210270288272260297354291217132126845451
Female282270283255195289255254242325337286228160128119104144
Total590584536517405559543526502622691577445292254203158195

Gender

 Male 4,043 49%
 Female 4,156 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,777 94.9%
 Black Or African American 88 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.3%
 Asian 75 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 120 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 113 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3731642858750928919482
Renter111221124159111404632
Total148537552746620329240114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,836 56%
 Single Guardian 417 13%
 Singles 887 27%
 Singles With Roommate 146 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,186 67%
 Households with Kids 1,100 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5669585964646251734568464648585762493637
Female3867655349435758635566436158555950573438
Total94136123112113107119109136100134891071061131161121067075

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50201 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 50201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 50201 real estate data, the median home value of $126,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,968 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 89 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 119 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,706 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 736 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 844 24%
 Households Vacant 273 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 44.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.1%
 For Sale Only 50 18.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 6.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 4.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 25.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 181 23%
 2 Bedroom 400 51%
 3+ Bedroom 185 24%
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 $56,619 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50201 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 50201 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 3,056 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,717 27%
 No Earnings 1,613 25%
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 3,056 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,717 27%
 No Earnings 1,613 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,825 93.1%
 Public transportation 11 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 2.8%
 Worked at Home 144 3.5%
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 273 10%
 High School Graduate 1,559 56%
 Associate's degree 384 14%
 Bachelor's degree 346 13%
 Master's degree 139 5%
 Professional school degree 33 1%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,404 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 113 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50201

ZIP Code 50201 is in the Nevada Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50201.

Central Elementary School
910 10th St
Nevada, IA 50201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada Community School District
Nevada Middle School
1035 15th St
Nevada, IA 50201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Nevada Community School District
Nevada High School
1001 15th St
Nevada, IA 50201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada Community School District
Nevada Seventh-Day Adventist School
224 6th St
Nevada, IA 50201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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