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ZIP Code 50447

Primary City:Kanawha, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (3:46pm)
Coordinates:42.9, -93.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50447

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50447. 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 50447. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50447, 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:
Kanawha, IA
Unacceptable:
Denhart

Stats and Demographics for the 50447 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50447 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 50447 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 50447 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,081
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 542
Median Home Value $66,900
Land Area 100.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 454
Median Household Income $38,636

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male353140381836272921394048342826171915
Female292825372124292225404233282933223538
Total645965753960565146798281625759395453

Gender

 Male 541 50%
 Female 540 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,045 96.7%
 Black Or African American 8 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner430397374585723
Renter6211413167118
Total1051538690656831

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 254 56%
 Single Guardian 39 9%
 Singles 138 30%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 338 74%
 Households with Kids 116 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12110758122461110761296835
Female17124772846743511771025
Total1382211121514108121814101123161318510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50447 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 50447 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50447 real estate data, the median home value of $66,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50447 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50447 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50447 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,059 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 2%
 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 177 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 181 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 18%
 Households Vacant 88 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 13 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 30%
 2 Bedroom 47 44%
 3+ Bedroom 28 26%
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 $38,636 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50447 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 50447 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 328 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 295 30%
 No Earnings 359 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 328 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 295 30%
 No Earnings 359 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 441 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 7%
 Worked at Home 31 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 34 9%
 High School Graduate 294 76%
 Associate's degree 25 6%
 Bachelor's degree 22 6%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 229 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50447

ZIP Code 50447 is in the West Hancock Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50447.

West Hancock Middle School
423 East 5th St
Kanawha, IA 50447
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Hancock Community School District

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