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ZIP Code 50527

Primary City:Curlew, IA (View All Cities)
County: Palo Alto County
Timezone: Central (9:09pm)
Coordinates:43.0, -94.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50527. 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 50527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50527, 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:
Curlew, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50527 is located in northwest 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 50527 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 50527 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 223
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 124
Median Home Value $49,200
Land Area 54.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 103
Median Household Income $33,281

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6127461106691410657472
Female4177456449173344955
Total10131411106161010183113991113127

Gender

 Male 122 55%
 Female 101 45%
Gender

Race

 White 209 93.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.4%
 Asian 6 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1311161211175
Renter450142011
Total5811301411186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 54 52%
 Single Guardian 9 9%
 Singles 32 31%
 Singles With Roommate 8 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 78 76%
 Households with Kids 25 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00414312221112100120
Female02010100022201113110
Total02424412243313213230

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50527 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50527 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50527 real estate data, the median home value of $49,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50527 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 223 100%
 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 20 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 56 45%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 22%
 Households Vacant 21 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 19%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 76%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 21%
 3+ Bedroom 22 79%
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 $33,281 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50527 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 50527 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 122 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 14%
 No Earnings 43 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 122 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 14%
 No Earnings 43 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 89 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 8%
 Worked at Home 9 8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12 13%
 High School Graduate 73 79%
 Associate's degree 7 8%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 61 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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