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ZIP Code 50420

Primary City:Alexander, IA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (2:35am)
Coordinates:42.8, -93.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50420. 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 50420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50420, 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:
Alexander, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50420 is located in north 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 50420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50420 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 377
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 188
Median Home Value $80,900
Land Area 45.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 156
Median Household Income $37,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1121783131311910191716102756
Female191611111014165912151410105165
Total3037181913272916182234312620781111

Gender

 Male 188 50%
 Female 189 50%
Gender

Race

 White 370 98.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11617263115139
Renter39544120
Total42522303516159

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 94 60%
 Single Guardian 15 10%
 Singles 41 26%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 107 69%
 Households with Kids 49 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male05007242601240230120
Female37544314432411232310
Total31254115561033651462430

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50420 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50420 real estate data, the median home value of $80,900 is low 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 50420. Rentals in 50420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 377 100%
 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 57 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 71 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 15%
 Households Vacant 32 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 20%
 2 Bedroom 11 31%
 3+ Bedroom 17 49%
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 $37,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50420 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 50420 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 113 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 89 28%
 No Earnings 118 37%
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 113 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 89 28%
 No Earnings 118 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 148 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 6%
 Worked at Home 6 4%
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 12 8%
 High School Graduate 108 70%
 Associate's degree 10 6%
 Bachelor's degree 17 11%
 Master's degree 5 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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