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ZIP Code 50229

Primary City:Prole, IA (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Coordinates:41.4, -93.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50229. 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 50229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50229, 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:
Prole, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50229 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 50229 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50229 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 932
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 387
Median Home Value $202,500
Land Area 40.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 369
Median Household Income $93,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1235353824232431294147493627201283
Female2221382412161931414147383516171073
Total34567362363943627082948771433722156

Gender

 Male 494 53%
 Female 438 47%
Gender

Race

 White 916 98.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.9%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22356918448226
Renter395116210
Total532611029050236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 256 69%
 Single Guardian 27 7%
 Singles 71 19%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 253 69%
 Households with Kids 116 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2216658115106397898852
Female8246424568210126579033
Total104512107121611188132113131617885

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50229 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50229 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 50229 real estate data, the median home value of $202,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50229. Rentals in 50229 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 932 100%
 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 234 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 98 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 10%
 Households Vacant 18 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $93,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50229 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. A higher percentage of people in 50229 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 50229. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 303 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 133 22%
 No Earnings 162 27%
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 303 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 133 22%
 No Earnings 162 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 326 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 2%
 Worked at Home 76 18%
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 17 6%
 High School Graduate 175 66%
 Associate's degree 18 7%
 Bachelor's degree 41 15%
 Master's degree 15 6%
 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 89 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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