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ZIP Code 51232

Primary City:Ashton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Osceola County
Timezone: Central (8:11pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.3, -95.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51232

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51232. 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 51232. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51232, 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:
Ashton, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51232 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51232 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 51232 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 51232 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 875
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 381
Median Home Value $80,500
Land Area 60.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 347
Median Household Income $55,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male334030292924302128333835221518983
Female37253223202425163235372418182815912
Total706562524948553760687559403346241715

Gender

 Male 445 51%
 Female 430 49%
Gender

Race

 White 847 96.8%
 Black Or African American 7 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.5%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner843426162442711
Renter14124102340
Total2255467164473111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 213 61%
 Single Guardian 31 9%
 Singles 87 25%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 236 68%
 Households with Kids 111 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105678710510346710348866
Female855910364248938567414
Total181011161810169127121510188101512710

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51232 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51232 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51232 real estate data, the median home value of $80,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51232 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51232 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51232 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 875 100%
 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 147 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 151 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 13%
 Households Vacant 34 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 11%
 2 Bedroom 13 20%
 3+ Bedroom 46 70%
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 $55,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51232 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 51232 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. More commuters in 51232 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 395 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 18%
 No Earnings 226 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 395 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 140 18%
 No Earnings 226 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 420 85.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 4.0%
 Worked at Home 51 10.3%
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 29 9%
 High School Graduate 210 65%
 Associate's degree 41 13%
 Bachelor's degree 39 12%
 Master's degree 4 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 63 47.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 41.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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