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ZIP Code 50421

Primary City:Belmond, IA (View All Cities)
County: Wright County
Timezone: Central (4:51am)
Coordinates:42.8, -93.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50421. 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 50421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50421, 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:
Belmond, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50421 is located in north Iowa and covers a slightly higher 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 50421 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50421 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,032
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,470
Median Home Value $84,300
Land Area 89.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,299
Median Household Income $47,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10210199103736773697993132132796951554065
Female9497908261706783711031321258676686373109
Total196198189185134137140152150196264257165145119118113174

Gender

 Male 1,482 49%
 Female 1,550 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,856 94.2%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 101 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 48 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner188611922022014612065
Renter3760344028213253
Total55146153260248167152118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 707 54%
 Single Guardian 143 11%
 Singles 407 31%
 Singles With Roommate 42 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 935 72%
 Households with Kids 364 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1824261717192719192219202216212424231112
Female14192023172417192022191816151419291466
Total3243464034434438394438383831354353371718

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50421 has a slightly less than average 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 50421 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50421 real estate data, the median home value of $84,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50421. Rentals in 50421 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,965 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 55 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 555 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 439 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 305 21%
 Households Vacant 171 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 38.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 41 24.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 8.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 26.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 86 28%
 2 Bedroom 115 37%
 3+ Bedroom 104 34%
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 $47,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50421 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 50421 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 1,098 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 498 22%
 No Earnings 706 31%
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 1,098 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 498 22%
 No Earnings 706 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,277 91.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 4.5%
 Worked at Home 44 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 119 11.4%
 High School Graduate 647 62.2%
 Associate's degree 114 11.0%
 Bachelor's degree 112 10.8%
 Master's degree 41 3.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 444 96.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 1.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 2.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50421

ZIP Code 50421 is in the Belmond-Klemme Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50421.

Belmond-Klemme Elementary
1004 Seventh St NE
Belmond, IA 50421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belmond-Klemme Community School District
Belmond-Klemme Community Jr-Sr High School
411 10th Ave NE
Belmond, IA 50421
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Belmond-Klemme Community School District
Belmond-Klemme Alternative School
411 10th Ave NE
Belmond, IA 50421
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Belmond-Klemme Community School District

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