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ZIP Code 50846

Primary City:Fontanelle, IA (View All Cities)
County: Adair County
Timezone: Central (2:11am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -94.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50846

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50846. 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 50846. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50846, 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:
Fontanelle, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50846 is located in southwest 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 50846 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 50846 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,123
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 546
Median Home Value $83,700
Land Area 92.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 495
Median Household Income $45,602

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male383326362033313220415741412520301418
Female364029221835322425434026373130233343
Total747355583868635645849767785650534761

Gender

 Male 556 50%
 Female 567 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,121 99.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner842418476565931
Renter7251316138106
Total15675410089646937

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 255 52%
 Single Guardian 43 9%
 Singles 175 35%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 361 73%
 Households with Kids 134 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6109548975831771186654
Female5610912839857953459224
Total1116191416161216131310101210151315878

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50846 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 50846 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50846 real estate data, the median home value of $83,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50846. Rentals in 50846 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,091 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 32 3%
 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 214 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 183 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 98 18%
 Households Vacant 51 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 4 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 73%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 4%
 2 Bedroom 28 29%
 3+ Bedroom 64 67%
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 $45,602 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50846 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50846 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 50846 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 429 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 258 27%
 No Earnings 275 29%
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 429 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 258 27%
 No Earnings 275 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 510 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 2%
 Worked at Home 78 13%
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 56 12.8%
 High School Graduate 272 62.2%
 Associate's degree 51 11.7%
 Bachelor's degree 54 12.4%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 1 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 162 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50846

ZIP Code 50846 is in the Nodaway Valley Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50846.

Nodaway Valley Middle School
112 1st St
Fontanelle, IA 50846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Nodaway Valley Community School District

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