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ZIP Code 50539

Primary City:Fenton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Kossuth County
Timezone: Central (8:23am)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -94.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50539. 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 50539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50539, 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:
Fenton, IA
Unacceptable:
Seneca

Stats and Demographics for the 50539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50539 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 50539 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 50539 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 566
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 292
Median Home Value $50,700
Land Area 53.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $55,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male30151023914159142331251514171076
Female161822205161598183218171612111214
Total463332431430301822416343323029211920

Gender

 Male 287 51%
 Female 279 49%
Gender

Race

 White 549 97.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.4%
 Other Race 3 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner218115138352314
Renter214970474
Total432205838393018

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 144 60%
 Single Guardian 19 8%
 Singles 73 31%
 Singles With Roommate 3 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 177 74%
 Households with Kids 62 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male345101527023230466433
Female15355432462455127550
Total4981569594856855813983

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50539 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50539 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50539 real estate data, the median home value of $50,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50539 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50539 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 566 100%
 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 85 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 107 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 16%
 Households Vacant 53 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 21%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 15%
 2 Bedroom 9 27%
 3+ Bedroom 19 58%
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 $55,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50539 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 50539 can expect to fall in that range. 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 187 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 143 31%
 No Earnings 127 28%
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 187 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 143 31%
 No Earnings 127 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 259 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 4%
 Worked at Home 13 5%
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 10 5.0%
 High School Graduate 110 55.0%
 Associate's degree 45 22.5%
 Bachelor's degree 17 8.5%
 Master's degree 8 4.0%
 Professional school degree 9 4.5%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 67 57%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50539

ZIP Code 50539 is in the Sentral Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50539.

Sentral Elementary Elementary School
308 310th St
Fenton, IA 50539
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sentral Community School District
N.s.k. Middle School School
308 310th St
Fenton, IA 50539
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sentral Community School District

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