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ZIP Code 50470

Primary City:Rowan, IA (View All Cities)
County: Wright County
Timezone: Central (3:57am)
Coordinates:42.74, -93.58
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50470. 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 50470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50470, 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:
Rowan, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50470 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 50470 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50470 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 275
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 165
Median Home Value $35,000
Land Area 24.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 124
Median Household Income $41,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9108911137386141010129462
Female4454885241081512961082
Total1314131319211251216222522211514144

Gender

 Male 151 55%
 Female 124 45%
Gender

Race

 White 271 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner289162123172
Renter210236111
Total41811192724183

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 63 51%
 Single Guardian 19 15%
 Singles 34 27%
 Singles With Roommate 8 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 100 81%
 Households with Kids 24 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23223321140202213121
Female10111200111111200115
Total33334521251313413236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50470 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50470 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50470 real estate data, the median home value of $35,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50470 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 275 100%
 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 39 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 16%
 Households Vacant 41 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 9 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 10%
 2 Bedroom 6 30%
 3+ Bedroom 12 60%
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 $41,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50470 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. 50470 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50470 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50470 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 58 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 26%
 No Earnings 77 42%
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 58 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 26%
 No Earnings 77 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 61 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 21%
 Worked at Home 1 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7 9%
 High School Graduate 62 81%
 Associate's degree 5 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3 4%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 27 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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