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ZIP Code 50423

Primary City:Britt, IA (View All Cities)
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Central (12:01am)
Coordinates:43.1, -93.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50423

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50423. 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 50423. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50423, 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:
Britt, IA
Unacceptable:
Duncan, Hutchins, Stilson

Stats and Demographics for the 50423 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50423 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 50423 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 50423 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,976
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,381
Median Home Value $84,400
Land Area 144.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,226
Median Household Income $48,071

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9410210878508682727591129117888452563741
Female1029689865686817274991219010967766761102
Total19619819716410617216314414919025020719715112812398143

Gender

 Male 1,442 48%
 Female 1,534 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,809 94.4%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 101 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811112120019314711663
Renter1455314129183336
Total3216615224122216514999

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 685 56%
 Single Guardian 118 10%
 Singles 383 31%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 879 72%
 Households with Kids 347 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18122716162418242029241317251822171569
Female19172021252019191315142515201827181589
Total3729473741443743334438383245364935301418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50423 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 50423 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50423 real estate data, the median home value of $84,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50423. Rentals in 50423 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50423 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,865 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 61 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 497 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 472 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 257 19%
 Households Vacant 155 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 11.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 29 18.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 21.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 45.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 6%
 1 Bedroom 72 32%
 2 Bedroom 66 29%
 3+ Bedroom 74 33%
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 $48,071 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50423 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 50423 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 1,058 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 549 22%
 No Earnings 881 35%
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 1,058 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 549 22%
 No Earnings 881 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,209 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 4%
 Worked at Home 118 8%
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 128 12.0%
 High School Graduate 597 55.8%
 Associate's degree 140 13.1%
 Bachelor's degree 110 10.3%
 Master's degree 72 6.7%
 Professional school degree 6 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 17 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 630 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50423

ZIP Code 50423 is in the West Hancock Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50423.

West Hancock Elementary School
510 9th Ave SW
Britt, IA 50423
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Hancock Community School District
West Hancock High School
420 9th Ave SW
Britt, IA 50423
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Hancock Community School District

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