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ZIP Code 50240

Primary City:Saint Charles, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:31am)
Coordinates:41.3, -93.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50240

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50240. 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 50240. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50240, 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:
Saint Charles, IA
Unacceptable:
Conger, Hanley, Wick

Stats and Demographics for the 50240 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50240 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 50240 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50240 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,453
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 997
Median Home Value $165,700
Land Area 76.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 930
Median Household Income $70,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male958010910151448556921129889924939262216
Female567887944351728285113116101595246242216
Total151158196195949515713817722521419015110185504432

Gender

 Male 1,256 51%
 Female 1,197 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,396 97.7%
 Black Or African American 19 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9871362081791025319
Renter113127221410139
Total201181632301931126628

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 633 68%
 Single Guardian 103 11%
 Singles 157 17%
 Singles With Roommate 37 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 598 64%
 Households with Kids 332 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12221723188221616291920231825282414107
Female911910171414132016221618152314252395
Total2133263335223629364541364133484249371912

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50240 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50240 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 50240 real estate data, the median home value of $165,700 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 50240. Rentals in 50240 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50240 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,453 100%
 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 566 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 227 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 137 14%
 Households Vacant 67 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 20%
 2 Bedroom 55 30%
 3+ Bedroom 93 50%
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 $70,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50240 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. However, that is not the case in 50240. 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 881 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 30%
 No Earnings 600 28%
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 881 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 638 30%
 No Earnings 600 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,286 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 1%
 Worked at Home 54 4%
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 76 8.6%
 High School Graduate 593 67.3%
 Associate's degree 44 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 159 18.0%
 Master's degree 3 0.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 535 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 114 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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