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ZIP Code 50651

Primary City:La Porte City, IA (View All Cities)
County: Black Hawk County
Timezone: Central (8:19am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -92.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50651

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50651. 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 50651. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50651, 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:
La Porte City, IA
Unacceptable:
Laporte City

Stats and Demographics for the 50651 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50651 is located in east 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 50651 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 50651 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,578
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,523
Median Home Value $133,800
Land Area 111.99 sq mi
Water Area 1.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,400
Median Household Income $57,245

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male104144144108646496106137130117155946955583931
Female1151281511405190108130123126138116938858576388
Total219272295248115154204236260256255271187157113115102119

Gender

 Male 1,715 48%
 Female 1,863 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,504 97.9%
 Black Or African American 23 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1111721322823713512550
Renter2249525329303019
Total3316626528126616515569

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 818 58%
 Single Guardian 159 11%
 Singles 356 25%
 Singles With Roommate 67 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 926 66%
 Households with Kids 474 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1821182824312130382633233725322315251311
Female2031182224332433142928253237362940241113
Total3852365048644563525561486962685255492424

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50651 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 50651 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 50651 real estate data, the median home value of $133,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50651 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50651 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50651 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,531 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 1%
 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 723 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 393 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 284 19%
 Households Vacant 123 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 21 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 106 29%
 2 Bedroom 131 36%
 3+ Bedroom 130 35%
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 $57,245 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50651 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 50651 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 597 20%
 No Earnings 808 27%
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 1,544 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 597 20%
 No Earnings 808 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,785 93.2%
 Public transportation 7 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 34 1.8%
 Worked at Home 89 4.6%
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 113 9%
 High School Graduate 930 72%
 Associate's degree 82 6%
 Bachelor's degree 122 9%
 Master's degree 30 2%
 Professional school degree 22 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 757 93.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 4.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50651

ZIP Code 50651 is in the Union Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50651.

La Porte City Elementary School
515 Fillmore
La Porte City, IA 50651
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union Community School District
Union High School
200 Adams St
La Porte City, IA 50651
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Union Community School District

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