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ZIP Code 50602

Primary City:Allison, IA (View All Cities)
County: Butler County
Timezone: Central (12:25pm)
Coordinates:42.7, -92.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50602. 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 50602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50602, 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:
Allison, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50602 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 50602 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 50602 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,603
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 719
Median Home Value $85,700
Land Area 80.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 668
Median Household Income $52,727

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male494646542942503636597051543635342319
Female523854583640372954425057624247454051
Total1018410011265828765901011201081167882796370

Gender

 Male 769 48%
 Female 834 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,592 99.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner126663110101807927
Renter1327142512101712
Total259377135113909639

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 393 59%
 Single Guardian 63 9%
 Singles 183 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 481 72%
 Households with Kids 187 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1171110714961010513711141361474
Female14771398876154131111131517766
Total251418231622171316259261822272823211310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50602 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 50602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50602 real estate data, the median home value of $85,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50602 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,551 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 46 2.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 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 296 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 242 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 130 18%
 Households Vacant 51 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 18%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 15%
 2 Bedroom 19 13%
 3+ Bedroom 110 73%
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 $52,727 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50602 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 50602 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 637 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 20%
 No Earnings 455 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 637 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 278 20%
 No Earnings 455 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 707 89.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 4.4%
 Worked at Home 48 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 82 14%
 High School Graduate 359 61%
 Associate's degree 68 11%
 Bachelor's degree 68 11%
 Master's degree 15 3%
 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 234 92.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 3.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 4.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50602

ZIP Code 50602 is in the North Butler Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50602.

Allison Elementary Building
513 Birch
Allison, IA 50602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Butler Community School District
North Butler Middle School
513 Birch
Allison, IA 50602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Butler Community School District

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