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ZIP Code 51049

Primary City:Quimby, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cherokee County
Timezone: Central (6:15pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.6, -95.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51049

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51049. 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 51049. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51049, 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:
Quimby, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51049 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51049 is located in northwest 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 51049 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 slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51049 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 506
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 245
Median Home Value $61,600
Land Area 43.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 215
Median Household Income $47,847

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
Male171514171412141316823271917101183
Female121811175121591616221820141115107
Total293325341924292232244545393121261810

Gender

 Male 258 51%
 Female 248 49%
Gender

Race

 White 500 98.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 5 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31322284727268
Renter29684642
Total522283651333010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 125 58%
 Single Guardian 21 10%
 Singles 59 27%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 159 74%
 Households with Kids 56 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22440822304532842218
Female11344522514123345321
Total3378413448186551187539

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51049 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51049 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51049 real estate data, the median home value of $61,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51049 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51049 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51049 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 506 100%
 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 75 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 41 17%
 Households Vacant 30 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 4 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 12%
 2 Bedroom 16 38%
 3+ Bedroom 21 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 $47,847 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51049 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. 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 51049 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 201 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 17%
 No Earnings 116 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 201 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 17%
 No Earnings 116 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 227 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 4%
 Worked at Home 10 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 15 7%
 High School Graduate 137 68%
 Associate's degree 19 9%
 Bachelor's degree 27 13%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 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 90 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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