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ZIP Code 50701

Primary City:Waterloo, IA (View All Cities)
County: Black Hawk County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -92.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50701. 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 50701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50701, 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:
Waterloo, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50701 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 50701 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50701 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,324
Population Density 372 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,837
Median Home Value $130,900
Land Area 81.59 sq mi
Water Area 1.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,084
Median Household Income $47,900

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0738728129391,1221,2781,0578468868911,0351,066902661477347290225
Female1,0519228359361,2271,1551,0168208209141,1401,1921,031658588435413392
Total2,1241,7941,6471,8752,3492,4332,0731,6661,7061,8052,1752,2581,9331,3191,065782703617

Gender

 Male 14,779 49%
 Female 15,545 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,779 88.3%
 Black Or African American 1,859 6.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.3%
 Asian 390 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.2%
 Other Race 423 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 741 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1641,3011,3081,6272,0831,343816305
Renter9201,074566627394198195163
Total1,0842,3751,8742,2542,4771,5411,011468

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,039 46%
 Single Guardian 1,873 14%
 Singles 4,003 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,169 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,618 74%
 Households with Kids 3,466 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male226227208201204179168168153159185165147156136171185189258241
Female210234210193176185188186187171145177183159145154163216258248
Total436461418394380364356354340330330342330315281325348405516489

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50701 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 50701 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50701 real estate data, the median home value of $130,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50701 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,941 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 265 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 118 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,039 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,908 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,137 30%
 Households Vacant 753 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 290 38.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2.9%
 For Sale Only 146 19.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 29.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 114 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,256 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,859 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,032 24%
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 $47,900 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50701 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 50701 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 10,302 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,019 26%
 No Earnings 7,063 30%
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 10,302 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,019 26%
 No Earnings 7,063 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,691 94.6%
 Public transportation 75 0.5%
 Taxicab 20 0.1%
 Motorcycle 31 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 336 2.3%
 Worked at Home 317 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 820 8.6%
 High School Graduate 5,336 55.7%
 Associate's degree 858 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,749 18.3%
 Master's degree 482 5.0%
 Professional school degree 259 2.7%
 Doctorate degree 72 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,667 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 850 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 391 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50701

ZIP Code 50701 is in the Waterloo Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50701.

Lou Henry Elementary School
312 Rachael St
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Edison Elementary School
1239 Sheldon St
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Hoover Middle School
630 Hillcrest
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Kingsley Elementary School
201 Sunset Rd
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Orange Elementary School
6028 Kimball Ave
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Central Middle School
1350 Katoski Dr
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Blessed Sacrament School
600 Stephan Ave
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Waterloo Christian School
1307 W Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA 50701
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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