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ZIP Code 50551

Primary City:Jolley, IA (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Central (1:45am)
Coordinates:42.47, -94.77
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50551

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50551. 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 50551. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50551, 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:
Jolley, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50551 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50551 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 50551 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50551 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 158
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 91
Median Home Value $70,300
Land Area 26.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 70
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 50

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


 Male 84 53%
 Female 74 47%


 White 156 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 47 67%
 Single Guardian 9 13%
 Singles 14 20%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 57 81%
 Households with Kids 13 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50551 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50551 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50551 real estate data, the median home value of $70,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50551. Rentals in 50551 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50551 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 158 100%
 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 16 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 12 13%
 Households Vacant 21 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 40%
 3+ Bedroom 3 60%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50551 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 50551 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50551 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 18%
 No Earnings 42 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 18%
 No Earnings 42 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28 51%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 27 49%
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 4 8%
 High School Graduate 22 43%
 Associate's degree 2 4%
 Bachelor's degree 23 45%
 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 27 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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