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ZIP Code 50845

Primary City:Diagonal, IA (View All Cities)
County: Ringgold County
Timezone: Central (8:25am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -94.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50845

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50845. 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 50845. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50845, 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:
Diagonal, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50845 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50845 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 50845 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50845 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 811
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 348
Median Home Value $80,700
Land Area 109.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 289
Median Household Income $47,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male27292816212221191925343418239161317
Female313229232121201616293328171520101841
Total586157394243413535546762353829263158

Gender

 Male 391 48%
 Female 420 52%
Gender

Race

 White 795 98.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 1.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner128305253332511
Renter1479115343
Total1535396358362914

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 177 61%
 Single Guardian 21 7%
 Singles 81 28%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 198 69%
 Households with Kids 91 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male57856527955576043364
Female5639367610107552275454
Total101311149119131915121012821187118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50845 has a slightly higher 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 50845 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50845 real estate data, the median home value of $80,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50845. Rentals in 50845 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50845 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 734 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 77 9%
 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 97 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 136 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 16%
 Households Vacant 59 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 13%
 2 Bedroom 18 21%
 3+ Bedroom 57 66%
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 $47,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50845 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 50845 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 316 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 17%
 No Earnings 256 37%
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 316 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 118 17%
 No Earnings 256 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 343 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 5%
 Worked at Home 26 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 40 14%
 High School Graduate 179 63%
 Associate's degree 23 8%
 Bachelor's degree 29 10%
 Master's degree 13 5%
 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 176 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50845

ZIP Code 50845 is in the Diagonal Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50845.

Diagonal Junior-Senior High School
403 West 2nd St
Diagonal, IA 50845
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Diagonal Community School District
Diagonal Elementary School
403 West 2nd St
Diagonal, IA 50845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Diagonal Community School District

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