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ZIP Code 50581

Primary City:Rolfe, IA (View All Cities)
County: Pocahontas County
Timezone: Central (12:26pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.8, -94.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50581. 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 50581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50581, 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:
Rolfe, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50581 is located in northwest 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 50581 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 996
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 471
Median Home Value $54,400
Land Area 94.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 393
Median Household Income $43,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28433836232722282734353036232715815
Female352637301727182532433830263526171524
Total636975664054405359777360625853322339

Gender

 Male 495 50%
 Female 501 50%
Gender

Race

 White 965 96.9%
 Black Or African American 8 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1124486956592918
Renter919141012654
Total2043627968653422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 226 58%
 Single Guardian 51 13%
 Singles 97 25%
 Singles With Roommate 19 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 272 69%
 Households with Kids 121 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male446871075149351381147862
Female107310915747653164910616
Total141191816111212181691016241513171478

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50581 has a slightly higher 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 50581 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50581 real estate data, the median home value of $54,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50581 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50581 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 971 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 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 132 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 182 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 17%
 Households Vacant 78 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 28%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 13%
 2 Bedroom 27 43%
 3+ Bedroom 28 44%
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 $43,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50581 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 50581 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 50581 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 287 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 27%
 No Earnings 218 31%
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 287 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 190 27%
 No Earnings 218 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 344 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 6%
 Worked at Home 44 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 24 8%
 High School Graduate 207 70%
 Associate's degree 26 9%
 Bachelor's degree 25 8%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 10 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 189 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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