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ZIP Code 51005

Primary City:Aurelia, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:34am)
Coordinates:42.7, -95.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51005. 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 51005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51005, 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:
Aurelia, IA
Unacceptable:
Diamond Center

Stats and Demographics for the 51005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51005 is located in northwest 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 51005 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 51005 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,491
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 675
Median Home Value $79,200
Land Area 94.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 618
Median Household Income $49,318

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male404363464445332638637063413026303522
Female383545462836284039656277202546413230
Total7878108927281616677128132140615572716752

Gender

 Male 758 51%
 Female 733 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,438 96.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3505612099637629
Renter1832162218691
Total218272142117698530

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 385 62%
 Single Guardian 55 9%
 Singles 157 25%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 454 73%
 Households with Kids 164 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11976414111041319813101110691011
Female681347451451191096101591022
Total171720101118162492428182216212515191213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51005 has a small 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 51005 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51005 real estate data, the median home value of $79,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51005 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51005 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,457 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 34 2%
 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 268 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 228 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 122 18%
 Households Vacant 57 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 6 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 12%
 2 Bedroom 33 23%
 3+ Bedroom 94 65%
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 $49,318 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51005 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 51005 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 545 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 349 27%
 No Earnings 392 30%
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 545 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 349 27%
 No Earnings 392 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 673 88.4%
 Public transportation 7 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 5.0%
 Worked at Home 40 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 53 9.1%
 High School Graduate 364 62.4%
 Associate's degree 81 13.9%
 Bachelor's degree 65 11.1%
 Master's degree 19 3.3%
 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 245 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 1.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51005

ZIP Code 51005 is in the Aurelia Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51005.

Aurelia Middle School
300 Ash St
Aurelia, IA 51005
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurelia Community School District
Aurelia Elementary School
300 Ash St
Aurelia, IA 51005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurelia Community School District

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