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ZIP Code 50853

Primary City:Massena, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (4:17pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -94.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50853

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50853. 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 50853. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50853, 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:
Massena, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50853 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50853 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 50853 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50853 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 702
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 354
Median Home Value $81,900
Land Area 75.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 307
Median Household Income $49,091

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26232421111817211725322631191911111
Female172117191318222016242533282115141412
Total434441402436394133495759594034252513

Gender

 Male 353 50%
 Female 349 50%
Gender

Race

 White 697 99.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11933495845339
Renter8168117253
Total935416065473812

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 177 58%
 Single Guardian 27 9%
 Singles 92 30%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 230 75%
 Households with Kids 77 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male63676582296324376504
Female34445514633254617412
Total97101111109681295789813916

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50853 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50853 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50853 real estate data, the median home value of $81,900 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 50853. Rentals in 50853 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50853 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 702 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 120 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 127 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 17%
 Households Vacant 47 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 87%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 13%
 2 Bedroom 7 9%
 3+ Bedroom 63 79%
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 $49,091 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50853 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. Most commuters in 50853 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 283 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 28%
 No Earnings 147 25%
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 283 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 28%
 No Earnings 147 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 358 89.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2.0%
 Worked at Home 31 7.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50853 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6 2%
 High School Graduate 239 84%
 Associate's degree 18 6%
 Bachelor's degree 9 3%
 Master's degree 8 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 117 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50853

ZIP Code 50853 is in the Cam Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50853.

Cam South Elementary School
207 6th St
Massena, IA 50853
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cam Community School District
Cam Middle School
207 East 6th St
Massena, IA 50853
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cam Community School District

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