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ZIP Code 50322

Primary City:Urbandale, IA (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (3:19pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.63, -93.74
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50322

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50322. 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 50322. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50322, 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:
Urbandale, IA
Acceptable:
Des Moines

Stats and Demographics for the 50322 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50322 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50322 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 slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50322 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,530
Population Density 2,929 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,800
Median Home Value $168,200
Land Area 10.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,243
Median Household Income $69,282

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9231,0241,1081,0058651,1681,0391,0261,1031,1341,2431,067841593376327227190
Female8949571,0261,0058531,1381,0249891,1051,2641,3541,168960717525448398446
Total1,8171,9812,1342,0101,7182,3062,0632,0152,2082,3982,5972,2351,8011,310901775625636

Gender

 Male 15,259 48%
 Female 16,271 52%
Gender

Race

 White 28,502 90.4%
 Black Or African American 1,103 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.1%
 Asian 905 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 382 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 581 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner791,2261,7362,3562,0771,205819252
Renter4651,034627507339166171184
Total5442,2602,3632,8632,4161,371990436

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,961 53%
 Single Guardian 1,562 12%
 Singles 3,840 29%
 Singles With Roommate 880 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,217 70%
 Households with Kids 4,026 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male201178180203190201213211209229217247216199216221201212155159
Female168185163190183208174190202207198214205202227218230207123145
Total369363343393373409387401411436415461421401443439431419278304

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50322 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50322 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 50322 real estate data, the median home value of $168,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50322 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50322 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50322 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,326 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 192 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,333 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,417 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,493 25%
 Households Vacant 557 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 269 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 111 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 96 3%
 1 Bedroom 742 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,788 56%
 3+ Bedroom 578 18%
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 $69,282 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50322 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 50322 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 13,534 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,072 24%
 No Earnings 5,352 21%
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 13,534 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,072 24%
 No Earnings 5,352 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,642 92.6%
 Public transportation 260 1.4%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 47 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 286 1.6%
 Worked at Home 737 4.1%
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 430 4%
 High School Graduate 4,161 41%
 Associate's degree 902 9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,264 32%
 Master's degree 825 8%
 Professional school degree 311 3%
 Doctorate degree 242 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,178 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 768 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 436 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50322

ZIP Code 50322 is in the Urbandale Community School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50322.

Jensen Elementary School
6301 Aurora Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Karen Acres Elementary School
3500 74th St
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Olmsted Elementary School
7110 Prairie Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Rolling Green Elementary School
8100 Airline Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Urbandale Middle School
7701 Aurora Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Valerius Elementary School
3305 92nd St
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urbandale Community School District
Urbandale High School
7111 Aurora Ave
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Urbandale Community School District
St Pius X School
3601 66th St
Urbandale, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gospel Assembly Christian Academy
4665 72nd St
Des Moines, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Horizon Academy
6201 Franklin Ave
Des Moines, IA 50322
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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