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ZIP Code 50222

Primary City:Peru, IA (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (12:06am)
Coordinates:41.22, -93.93
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50222. 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 50222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50222, 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:
Peru, IA
Acceptable:
East Peru

Stats and Demographics for the 50222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50222 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50222 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50222 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 498
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 219
Median Home Value $176,800
Land Area 41.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 194
Median Household Income $61,771

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6212319511111111242318241413746
Female111624196892015191821201313744
Total17374738111920312643413944272614810

Gender

 Male 251 50%
 Female 247 50%
Gender

Race

 White 493 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 5 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21018414531135
Renter34972112
Total51427484732147

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 136 70%
 Single Guardian 18 9%
 Singles 34 18%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 136 70%
 Households with Kids 58 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02304605636437382421
Female25225312546464177131
Total275299171171289114159552

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50222 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50222 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50222 real estate data, the median home value of $176,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50222. Rentals in 50222 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 498 100%
 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 91 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 74 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 13%
 Households Vacant 25 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 42 95%
 3+ Bedroom 2 5%
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 $61,771 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50222 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50222 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 50222. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 329 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 19%
 No Earnings 67 14%
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 329 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 19%
 No Earnings 67 14%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 329 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 42 11%
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 5%
 High School Graduate 191 74%
 Associate's degree 30 12%
 Bachelor's degree 14 5%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 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 133 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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