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ZIP Code 50272

Primary City:Williamson, IA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lucas County
Timezone: Central (3:51am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.09, -93.26
ZIP (~1700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50272

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50272. 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 50272. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50272, 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:
Williamson, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50272 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50272 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 50272 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50272 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 152
Population Density 205 people per sq mi
Housing Units 84
Median Home Value $23,500
Land Area 0.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 63
Median Household Income $46,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

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


 Male 85 56%
 Female 67 44%


 White 146 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 22 35%
 Single Guardian 17 27%
 Singles 16 25%
 Singles With Roommate 8 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 46 73%
 Households with Kids 17 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50272 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50272 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50272 real estate data, the median home value of $23,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 50272 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50272 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 152 100%
 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 21 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 32 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 12%
 Households Vacant 21 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 25%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 12 75%
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 $46,250 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 50272 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50272 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 50272 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 45 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 21%
 No Earnings 36 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 45 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 21%
 No Earnings 36 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 16%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 10 18%
 High School Graduate 36 63%
 Associate's degree 1 2%
 Bachelor's degree 9 16%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 1 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 17 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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