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ZIP Code 50840

Primary City:Clearfield, IA (View All Cities)
County: Taylor County
Timezone: Central (12:38pm)
Coordinates:40.8, -94.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50840. 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 50840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50840, 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:
Clearfield, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50840 is located in southwest 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 50840 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50840 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 560
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 267
Median Home Value $56,900
Land Area 50.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 232
Median Household Income $40,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23182171023188185221825141010910
Female162015178161411916282115188102029
Total393836241839321927215039403218202939

Gender

 Male 269 48%
 Female 291 52%
Gender

Race

 White 536 95.7%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42021314522258
Renter220546865
Total640263551303113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 121 52%
 Single Guardian 25 11%
 Singles 71 31%
 Singles With Roommate 15 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 174 75%
 Households with Kids 58 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43568052341367211211
Female23412255653412526223
Total6697102107994779737434

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50840 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 50840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50840 real estate data, the median home value of $56,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50840 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 529 94%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 31 6%
 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 81 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 95 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 21%
 Households Vacant 35 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 10%
 2 Bedroom 27 40%
 3+ Bedroom 34 50%
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 $40,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50840 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 50840 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 50840 can expect to fall in that range. 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 195 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 108 23%
 No Earnings 164 35%
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 195 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 108 23%
 No Earnings 164 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 227 85.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 10.2%
 Worked at Home 10 3.8%
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 35 18%
 High School Graduate 90 47%
 Associate's degree 46 24%
 Bachelor's degree 17 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 95 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50840

ZIP Code 50840 is in the Clearfield Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50840.

Clearfield Elementary School
600 170th St
Clearfield, IA 50840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clearfield Community School District

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