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ZIP Code 50450

Primary City:Lake Mills, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:50am)
Coordinates:43.4, -93.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50450

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50450. 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 50450. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50450, 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:
Lake Mills, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50450 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50450 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 50450 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50450 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,897
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,424
Median Home Value $100,100
Land Area 81.01 sq mi
Water Area 1.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,267
Median Household Income $40,028

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male898299887076826794104103120995259435238
Female91103806156577683641001231227781706466106
Total180185179149126133158150158204226242176133129107118144

Gender

 Male 1,417 49%
 Female 1,480 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,818 97.3%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 25 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner149412418120913512641
Renter2562456846322639
Total3915616924925516715280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 653 52%
 Single Guardian 144 11%
 Singles 416 33%
 Singles With Roommate 54 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 936 74%
 Households with Kids 331 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16202217151118231521192123151522222099
Female15282016212218241821121617141316151437
Total3148423336333647334231374029283837341216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50450 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 50450 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50450 real estate data, the median home value of $100,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50450 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50450 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50450 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,836 98%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 540 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 384 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 343 24%
 Households Vacant 157 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 29 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 13%
 1 Bedroom 60 19%
 2 Bedroom 94 30%
 3+ Bedroom 116 37%
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 $40,028 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50450 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 50450 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 874 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 588 27%
 No Earnings 751 34%
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 874 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 588 27%
 No Earnings 751 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,048 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 19 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 117 9%
 Worked at Home 59 5%
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 110 11.5%
 High School Graduate 577 60.1%
 Associate's degree 129 13.4%
 Bachelor's degree 131 13.6%
 Master's degree 5 0.5%
 Professional school degree 8 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 358 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50450

ZIP Code 50450 is in the Lake Mills Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50450.

Lake Mills Elementary School
102 South 4th Ave East
Lake Mills, IA 50450
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Mills Community School District
Lake Mills Middle School
102 South 4th Ave East
Lake Mills, IA 50450
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake Mills Community School District
Lake Mills Senior High School
102 South 4th Ave East
Lake Mills, IA 50450
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Mills Community School District

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