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ZIP Code 50327

Primary City:Pleasant Hill, IA (View All Cities)
County: Polk County
Timezone: Central (2:23am)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.58, -93.48
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50327. 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 50327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50327, 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:
Pleasant Hill, IA
Acceptable:
Des Moines

Stats and Demographics for the 50327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50327 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 50327 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50327 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,467
Population Density 557 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,197
Median Home Value $182,800
Land Area 18.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,988
Median Household Income $76,871

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male388363380343262340351356352374347312302189130924134
Female41340041931329735338840836636139737733421114911474137
Total801763799656559693739764718735744689636400279206115171

Gender

 Male 4,956 47%
 Female 5,511 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,594 91.7%
 Black Or African American 242 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.3%
 Asian 250 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 99 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 253 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4442063269265936414931
Renter13728417511089637465
Total18170480780274842722396

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,370 59%
 Single Guardian 563 14%
 Singles 832 21%
 Singles With Roommate 223 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,485 62%
 Households with Kids 1,503 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6878948281727662726980767976788371595249
Female7464998983767779859589798076706172674343
Total1421421931711641481531411571641691551591521481441431269592

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50327 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 50327 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 50327 real estate data, the median home value of $182,800 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 50327. Rentals in 50327 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,369 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,364 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 627 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 997 24%
 Households Vacant 209 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 85 40.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.9%
 For Sale Only 59 28.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 10.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 13.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 92 12%
 2 Bedroom 484 62%
 3+ Bedroom 208 27%
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 $76,871 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50327 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. More commuters in 50327 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 4,654 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,164 25%
 No Earnings 1,721 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 4,654 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,164 25%
 No Earnings 1,721 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,823 94.9%
 Public transportation 25 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 1.2%
 Worked at Home 210 3.4%
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 272 7.7%
 High School Graduate 1,707 48.1%
 Associate's degree 365 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 790 22.3%
 Master's degree 261 7.4%
 Professional school degree 140 3.9%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,740 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 307 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 145 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50327

ZIP Code 50327 is in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50327.

Pleasant Hill Elementary School
4801 East Oakwood Dr
Des Moines, IA 50327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Des Moines Independent Community School District
Four Mile Elementary School
670 SE 68th St
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southeast Polk Community School District
Spring Creek - 6th Grade
8031 NE University Ave
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southeast Polk Community School District
Southeast Polk High School
7945 NE University Ave
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Southeast Polk Community School District
Southeast Polk Junior High School
8325 NE University Ave
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Southeast Polk Community School District

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