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ZIP Code 50601

Primary City:Ackley, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:20pm)
Coordinates:42.6, -93.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50601. 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 50601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50601, 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:
Ackley, IA
Unacceptable:
Cleves, Faulkner, Macy, Robertson

Stats and Demographics for the 50601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50601 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 50601 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,464
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,194
Median Home Value $88,200
Land Area 142.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,044
Median Household Income $52,548

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
Male666379696457575363999792656865604040
Female71766776514650468210010579777382575772
Total1371391461451151031079914519920217114214114711797112

Gender

 Male 1,197 49%
 Female 1,267 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,362 95.9%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 78 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 18 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner196010819016015112349
Renter1648213124181412
Total3510812922118416913761

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 598 57%
 Single Guardian 107 10%
 Singles 304 29%
 Singles With Roommate 35 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 771 74%
 Households with Kids 273 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1011191215129111614151617171822177520
Female1715131315141317171781020121823171357
Total2726322530262228333123263729364534201027

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50601 has a slightly less 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 50601 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50601 real estate data, the median home value of $88,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50601. Rentals in 50601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,398 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 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 436 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 424 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 184 15%
 Households Vacant 150 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 27 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 23%
 2 Bedroom 34 16%
 3+ Bedroom 128 61%
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 $52,548 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50601 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. More commuters in 50601 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 827 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 394 21%
 No Earnings 660 35%
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 827 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 394 21%
 No Earnings 660 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,005 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 4%
 Worked at Home 34 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 154 18%
 High School Graduate 425 50%
 Associate's degree 134 16%
 Bachelor's degree 104 12%
 Master's degree 20 2%
 Professional school degree 10 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 350 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 26 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50601

ZIP Code 50601 is in the Agwsr Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50601.

Agwsr Elementary School
511 State St
Ackley, IA 50601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Agwsr Community School District
The Cougars Den
413 State St
Ackley, IA 50601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Agwsr Community School District
Agwsr High School
918 4th Ave
Ackley, IA 50601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Agwsr Community School District

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