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ZIP Code 50472

Primary City:Saint Ansgar, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mitchell County
Timezone: Central (5:34am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -92.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50472

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50472. 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 50472. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50472, 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:
Saint Ansgar, IA
Unacceptable:
Meltonville, Otranto

Stats and Demographics for the 50472 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50472 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 50472 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50472 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,394
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,058
Median Home Value $97,000
Land Area 121.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 959
Median Household Income $50,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male757791935761525961919478697541412743
Female6181937544564762621017975776247555676
Total13615818416810111799121123192173153146137889683119

Gender

 Male 1,185 49%
 Female 1,209 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,358 98.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner198211116914811810354
Renter1027192825201016
Total2910913019717313811370

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 599 62%
 Single Guardian 84 9%
 Singles 247 26%
 Singles With Roommate 29 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 680 71%
 Households with Kids 279 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24181014181591322162423111718202520106
Female169141515172315112710171920171519141011
Total4027242933323228334334403037353544342017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50472 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 50472 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50472 real estate data, the median home value of $97,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50472 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50472 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 50472 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,346 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 48 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 426 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 378 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 155 15%
 Households Vacant 99 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 9 6%
 2 Bedroom 74 47%
 3+ Bedroom 74 47%
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 $50,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50472 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50472 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50472 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 792 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 25%
 No Earnings 572 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 792 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 25%
 No Earnings 572 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 949 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 5%
 Worked at Home 132 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 79 10.5%
 High School Graduate 456 60.8%
 Associate's degree 123 16.4%
 Bachelor's degree 69 9.2%
 Master's degree 14 1.9%
 Professional school degree 3 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 360 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50472

ZIP Code 50472 is in the St Ansgar Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50472.

St. Ansgar Middle School
206 East 8th St
St. Ansgar, IA 50472
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St Ansgar Community School District
St Ansgar Elementary School
202 South Washington St
St. Ansgar, IA 50472
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St Ansgar Community School District
St Ansgar High School
206 East 8th St
St. Ansgar, IA 50472
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St Ansgar Community School District

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