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ZIP Code 51244

Primary City:Matlock, IA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Sioux County
Timezone: Central (6:18am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -95.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51244

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51244. 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 51244. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51244, 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:
Matlock, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51244 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51244 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 51244 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51244 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 79
Population Density 263 people per sq mi
Housing Units 32
Median Home Value $53,800
Land Area 0.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 31
Median Household Income $64,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male315331223254031221
Female034211232082260000
Total3495424552136291221

Gender

 Male 43 54%
 Female 36 46%
Gender

Race

 White 79 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11575541
Renter11000000
Total22575541

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 20 65%
 Single Guardian 1 3%
 Singles 6 19%
 Singles With Roommate 4 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 23 74%
 Households with Kids 8 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00120001022100100110
Female00001101010102110001
Total00121102032202210111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51244 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51244 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51244 real estate data, the median home value of $53,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 51244 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51244 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 79 100%
 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 16 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 13 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 2 6%
 Households Vacant 1 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 33%
 3+ Bedroom 8 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 $64,375 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 51244 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 51244 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 35 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 35%
 No Earnings 12 17%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 35 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 35%
 No Earnings 12 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 42 76%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 22%
 Worked at Home 1 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 6 23%
 High School Graduate 14 54%
 Associate's degree 6 23%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 9 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 36%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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