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ZIP Code 50246

Primary City:Stanhope, IA (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Central (12:37pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -93.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50246. 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 50246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50246, 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:
Stanhope, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50246 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 50246 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50246 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 735
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 352
Median Home Value $99,300
Land Area 46.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 319
Median Household Income $53,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16182331152118181938443216141312177
Female171020182318161921334620241620121614
Total332843493839343740719052403033243321

Gender

 Male 372 51%
 Female 363 49%
Gender

Race

 White 714 97.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner127317147333012
Renter4119198385
Total538409055363817

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 185 58%
 Single Guardian 36 11%
 Singles 85 27%
 Singles With Roommate 13 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 242 76%
 Households with Kids 77 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14623345375434668743
Female25240231426633534334
Total3986357679111067119121077

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50246 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50246 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50246 real estate data, the median home value of $99,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50246 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50246 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 735 100%
 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 155 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 97 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 19%
 Households Vacant 33 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 36%
 2 Bedroom 10 21%
 3+ Bedroom 20 43%
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 $53,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50246 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 50246. 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 205 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 24%
 No Earnings 257 42%
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 205 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 24%
 No Earnings 257 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 267 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 5%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
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 20 7.8%
 High School Graduate 177 68.9%
 Associate's degree 22 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 14.0%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 63 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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