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ZIP Code 50236

Primary City:Roland, IA (View All Cities)
County: Story County
Timezone: Central (8:01pm)
Coordinates:42.17, -93.48
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50236. 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 50236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50236, 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:
Roland, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50236 is located in central 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 50236 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 small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50236 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,550
Population Density 45 people per sq mi
Housing Units 645
Median Home Value $147,100
Land Area 34.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 605
Median Household Income $62,283

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7264584535455363605250554322181587
Female636955442150575452695662422624111515
Total135133113895695110117112121106117854842262322

Gender

 Male 765 49%
 Female 785 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,513 97.6%
 Black Or African American 7 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner782108105113533317
Renter92019207462
Total16102127125120573919

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 378 62%
 Single Guardian 53 9%
 Singles 153 25%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 380 63%
 Households with Kids 225 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1814111717129101614131291091161362
Female16131611151217121315910101197121063
Total342727283224262229292222192118181823125

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50236 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50236 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50236 real estate data, the median home value of $147,100 is slightly less 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 50236. Rentals in 50236 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,550 100%
 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 388 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 130 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 87 13%
 Households Vacant 40 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Sale Only 11 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 15%
 2 Bedroom 41 48%
 3+ Bedroom 31 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 $62,283 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50236 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. More commuters in 50236 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 705 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 24%
 No Earnings 213 18%
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 705 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 296 24%
 No Earnings 213 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 834 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 3%
 Worked at Home 83 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50236 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 9 1.7%
 High School Graduate 259 49.9%
 Associate's degree 55 10.6%
 Bachelor's degree 138 26.6%
 Master's degree 51 9.8%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 426 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50236

ZIP Code 50236 is in the Roland-Story Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50236.

Roland-Story Middle School
206 South Main St
Roland, IA 50236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roland-Story Community School District

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