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ZIP Code 50830

Primary City:Afton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Central (7:38am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -94.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50830

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50830. 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 50830. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50830, 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:
Afton, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50830 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50830 is located in south 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 50830 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. 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 50830 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,743
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 778
Median Home Value $93,500
Land Area 118.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 700
Median Household Income $51,154

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male536550603647455354535460664340282619
Female566866573442435949626259574138293237
Total1091331161177089881121031151161191238478575856

Gender

 Male 852 49%
 Female 891 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,720 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115682109113745822
Renter134435261718148
Total24100117135130927230

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 394 56%
 Single Guardian 84 12%
 Singles 194 28%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 478 68%
 Households with Kids 222 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1171313161711912121012610131618858
Female10151541212181313151316121010121211126
Total2122281728292922252723281820232830191714

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50830 has a slightly less than average 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 50830 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50830 real estate data, the median home value of $93,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50830 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50830 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50830 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,680 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 35 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 304 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 221 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 175 22%
 Households Vacant 78 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 7%
 1 Bedroom 41 21%
 2 Bedroom 75 38%
 3+ Bedroom 71 36%
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 $51,154 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50830 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 50830 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 705 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 25%
 No Earnings 405 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 705 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 373 25%
 No Earnings 405 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 880 91.1%
 Public transportation 14 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3.1%
 Worked at Home 40 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 53 9%
 High School Graduate 447 74%
 Associate's degree 43 7%
 Bachelor's degree 56 9%
 Master's degree 5 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 380 95.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 4.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 0.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50830

ZIP Code 50830 is in the East Union Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50830.

East Union Middle-High School
1916 High School Dr
Afton, IA 50830
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: East Union Community School District
East Union Primary Center
1916 High School Dr
Afton, IA 50830
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Union Community School District

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