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ZIP Code 50548

Primary City:Humboldt, IA (View All Cities)
County: Humboldt County
Timezone: Central (4:09pm)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -94.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50548

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50548. 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 50548. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50548, 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:
Humboldt, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50548 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50548 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 50548 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 50548 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,869
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,729
Median Home Value $99,900
Land Area 124.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,531
Median Household Income $49,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1902111841801541531601511201922281841791331031309886
Female183188174164146128155128149227246175186139157148135205
Total373399358344300281315279269419474359365272260278233291

Gender

 Male 2,836 48%
 Female 3,033 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,589 95.2%
 Black Or African American 37 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 22 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 154 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3818322340835727225896
Renter901378610270478381
Total128320309510427319341177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,331 53%
 Single Guardian 277 11%
 Singles 816 32%
 Singles With Roommate 107 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,858 73%
 Households with Kids 673 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3241403953413740403146383435344539303233
Female3343403338383840343339203646343436372324
Total6584807291797580746485587081687975675557

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50548 has a small 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 50548 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50548 real estate data, the median home value of $99,900 is slightly less than average 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 50548. Rentals in 50548 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50548 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,736 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 105 1.8%
 Other Institutional 27 0.5%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,050 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 785 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 696 26%
 Households Vacant 198 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 34.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.0%
 For Sale Only 29 14.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 7.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 12.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 29.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 213 33%
 2 Bedroom 285 44%
 3+ Bedroom 139 22%
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 $49,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50548 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 50548 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 2,049 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,006 22%
 No Earnings 1,491 33%
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 2,049 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,006 22%
 No Earnings 1,491 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,462 92.2%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 3.4%
 Worked at Home 102 3.8%
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 210 10.8%
 High School Graduate 1,019 52.6%
 Associate's degree 171 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 414 21.4%
 Master's degree 107 5.5%
 Professional school degree 13 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 834 71.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 298 25.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 3.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50548

ZIP Code 50548 is in the Humboldt Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50548.

Humboldt Middle School
1400 Wildcat Rd
Humboldt, IA 50548
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Humboldt Community School District
Taft Elementary School
612 2nd Ave North
Humboldt, IA 50548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humboldt Community School District
Humboldt High School
1500 Wildcat Rd
Humboldt, IA 50548
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humboldt Community School District
St Mary'S Elementary School
303 3rd Ave N
Humboldt, IA 50548
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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