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ZIP Code 50702

Primary City:Waterloo, IA (View All Cities)
County: Black Hawk County
Timezone: Central (8:30pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.45, -92.31
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50702

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50702. 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 50702. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50702, 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
Acceptable:
Washburn

Stats and Demographics for the 50702 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50702 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50702 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50702 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,970
Population Density 2,129 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,967
Median Home Value $100,900
Land Area 9.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,492
Median Household Income $40,561

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male739645614577747827730580593614636612434310257242219222
Female730618589579804850702580579643645610496386347315368531
Total1,4691,2631,2031,1561,5511,6771,4321,1601,1721,2571,2811,222930696604557587753

Gender

 Male 9,598 48%
 Female 10,372 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,995 85.1%
 Black Or African American 1,585 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.2%
 Asian 230 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 96 0.5%
 Other Race 507 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 514 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1498858861,0221,050677648316
Renter465735441427296128158209
Total6141,6201,3271,4491,346805806525

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,522 41%
 Single Guardian 1,568 18%
 Singles 2,755 32%
 Singles With Roommate 647 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,950 70%
 Households with Kids 2,542 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171139152127127148120126124129113136120116105115131113113126
Female167153133139129141122116110119106121135108103110114110142143
Total338292285266256289242242234248219257255224208225245223255269

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50702 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 50702 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50702 real estate data, the median home value of $100,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50702 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50702 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50702 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,684 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 250 1.3%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 30 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,770 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,863 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,859 32%
 Households Vacant 475 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 170 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 83 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 152 5%
 1 Bedroom 729 25%
 2 Bedroom 1,564 53%
 3+ Bedroom 512 17%
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 $40,561 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50702 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 50702 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. The commute in 50702 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 6,982 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,792 23%
 No Earnings 5,374 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 6,982 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,792 23%
 No Earnings 5,374 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,313 94.9%
 Public transportation 10 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 365 3.7%
 Worked at Home 121 1.2%
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 1,083 17.8%
 High School Graduate 3,383 55.7%
 Associate's degree 668 11.0%
 Bachelor's degree 761 12.5%
 Master's degree 134 2.2%
 Professional school degree 37 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,652 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 421 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 493 13.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50702

ZIP Code 50702 is in the Waterloo Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50702.

Irving Elementary School
1115 West 5th St
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Kittrell Elementary School
1304 Oregon
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Lowell Elementary School
1628 Washington St
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterloo Community School District
West High School
425 East Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterloo Community School District
Columbus High School
3231 W 9th St
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Sacred Heart School
620 W 5th St
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Edward School
139 E Mitchell Ave
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sonrise Christian School & Daycare
928 Jefferson St
Waterloo, IA 50702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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