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ZIP Code 50244

Primary City:Slater, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:16pm)
Coordinates:41.88, -93.67
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50244

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50244. 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 50244. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50244, 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:
Slater, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50244 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50244 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 50244 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50244 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,813
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 730
Median Home Value $150,200
Land Area 22.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 699
Median Household Income $74,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male76718357476372656460666246372219169
Female635664554861625568677051453625221713
Total13912714711295124134120132127136113917347413322

Gender

 Male 935 52%
 Female 878 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,789 98.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1399115114110713617
Renter19332216118123
Total32132137130121794820

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 438 63%
 Single Guardian 72 10%
 Singles 150 21%
 Singles With Roommate 39 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 444 64%
 Households with Kids 255 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19723171481423122220101318131610998
Female16911121191410121112131315117161387
Total3516342925172833243332232633242326221715

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50244 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50244 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50244 real estate data, the median home value of $150,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50244 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50244 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50244 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,813 100%
 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 400 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 175 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 124 17%
 Households Vacant 31 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 26 21%
 2 Bedroom 63 51%
 3+ Bedroom 35 28%
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 $74,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50244 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. Most commuters in 50244 can expect to fall in that range. 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 817 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 395 26%
 No Earnings 304 20%
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 817 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 395 26%
 No Earnings 304 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,007 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1%
 Worked at Home 48 4%
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 39 5.9%
 High School Graduate 280 42.2%
 Associate's degree 89 13.4%
 Bachelor's degree 202 30.4%
 Master's degree 34 5.1%
 Professional school degree 16 2.4%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 472 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50244

ZIP Code 50244 is in the Ballard Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50244.

West Elementary
105 East Main St
Slater, IA 50244
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballard Community School District

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