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ZIP Code 50609

Primary City:Beaman, IA (View All Cities)
County: Grundy County
Timezone: Central (8:13pm)
Coordinates:42.23, -92.82
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50609

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50609. 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 50609. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50609, 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:
Beaman, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50609 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50609 is located in central 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 50609 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50609 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 446
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 198
Median Home Value $92,500
Land Area 34.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 183
Median Household Income $52,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15161716149101782027221556733
Female13171116159109102528161067824
Total2833283229182026184555382511131557

Gender

 Male 230 52%
 Female 216 48%
Gender

Race

 White 435 97.5%
 Black Or African American 5 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.9%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21423473214135
Renter655105020
Total81928573714155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 57%
 Single Guardian 22 12%
 Singles 47 26%
 Singles With Roommate 9 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 125 68%
 Households with Kids 58 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male52323323542344443142
Female15323417221323355304
Total676467310763667798446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50609 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50609 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50609 real estate data, the median home value of $92,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50609 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50609 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50609 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 446 100%
 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 97 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 17%
 Households Vacant 15 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 16%
 2 Bedroom 10 53%
 3+ Bedroom 6 32%
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 $52,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50609 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. 50609 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50609 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50609 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 185 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 13%
 No Earnings 51 19%
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 185 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 35 13%
 No Earnings 51 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 165 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 20%
 Worked at Home 2 1%
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 25 17%
 High School Graduate 49 34%
 Associate's degree 53 37%
 Bachelor's degree 15 10%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 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 67 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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