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ZIP Code 50517

Primary City:Bancroft, IA (View All Cities)
County: Kossuth County
Timezone: Central (6:04pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.3, -94.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50517. 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 50517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50517, 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:
Bancroft, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50517 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 50517 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 50517 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,051
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 503
Median Home Value $83,900
Land Area 75.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 442
Median Household Income $45,833

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
Male454636271437172431324142292626211622
Female273630331922222525324739222633262530
Total728266603359394956648881515259474152

Gender

 Male 532 51%
 Female 519 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,039 98.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner731457069554419
Renter61818141412137
Total1349638483675726

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 242 55%
 Single Guardian 43 10%
 Singles 143 32%
 Singles With Roommate 14 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 326 74%
 Households with Kids 116 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61010127121287135594855631
Female6546694892710651097521
Total1215141813211616161512151591814121152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50517 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 50517 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50517 real estate data, the median home value of $83,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50517. Rentals in 50517 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,022 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 3%
 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 165 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 175 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 20%
 Households Vacant 61 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 23%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 14%
 2 Bedroom 48 46%
 3+ Bedroom 42 40%
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 $45,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50517 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 50517 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 50517 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 328 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 254 30%
 No Earnings 253 30%
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 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 254 30%
 No Earnings 253 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 400 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 8%
 Worked at Home 62 12%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 13.6%
 High School Graduate 226 64.2%
 Associate's degree 51 14.5%
 Bachelor's degree 25 7.1%
 Master's degree 2 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 186 58%
 Enrolled in Private School 99 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50517

ZIP Code 50517 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50517.

St John the Baptist School
304 S Summit St
Bancroft, IA 50517
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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