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ZIP Code 51346

Primary City:Hartley, IA (View All Cities)
County: O'Brien County
Timezone: Central (5:55am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -95.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51346

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51346. 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 51346. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51346, 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:
Hartley, IA
Unacceptable:
Moneta

Stats and Demographics for the 51346 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51346 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 51346 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 51346 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,451
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,141
Median Home Value $78,300
Land Area 145.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,031
Median Household Income $45,568

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male 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
Male75837582636467546297123100665150443333
Female84678857445465515810810983715841525782
Total159150163139107118132105120205232183137109919690115

Gender

 Male 1,222 50%
 Female 1,229 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,357 96.2%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 47 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16848621915711810349
Renter1947342621101527
Total3513112024517812811876

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 572 55%
 Single Guardian 112 11%
 Singles 303 29%
 Singles With Roommate 44 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 753 73%
 Households with Kids 278 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12181717171314192020914131917181920810
Female16231411161010151615171421211511121634
Total2841312833232434363526283440322931361114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51346 has a slightly less than average 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 51346 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51346 real estate data, the median home value of $78,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51346 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51346 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51346 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,389 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 62 3%
 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 436 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 396 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 199 17%
 Households Vacant 110 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 42 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 48 25%
 2 Bedroom 103 53%
 3+ Bedroom 44 23%
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 $45,568 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51346 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. More commuters in 51346 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 783 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 24%
 No Earnings 602 33%
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 783 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 24%
 No Earnings 602 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 978 88.5%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 6.2%
 Worked at Home 53 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 89 12%
 High School Graduate 453 63%
 Associate's degree 68 9%
 Bachelor's degree 75 10%
 Master's degree 14 2%
 Professional school degree 23 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 462 93.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 1.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 4.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51346

ZIP Code 51346 is in the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51346.

Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Elementary School
240 1st St SE
Hartley, IA 51346
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School District
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn High School
300 North 8th Ave West
Hartley, IA 51346
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School District

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