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ZIP Code 51347

Primary City:Lake Park, IA (View All Cities)
County: Dickinson County
Timezone: Central (8:27pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -95.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51347

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51347. 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 51347. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51347, 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:
Lake Park, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51347 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51347 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 51347 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 51347 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,431
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 763
Median Home Value $105,700
Land Area 84.57 sq mi
Water Area 1.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 617
Median Household Income $55,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male455442382237334234595069464028352615
Female364743372025404543554460473440422929
Total811018575426273877711494129937468775544

Gender

 Male 715 50%
 Female 716 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,410 98.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner95472104110728121
Renter1115181418756
Total206990118128798627

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 353 57%
 Single Guardian 59 10%
 Singles 174 28%
 Singles With Roommate 31 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 457 74%
 Households with Kids 160 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male84915912158101210103791054102
Female851067101013798105119761149
Total16919211622252117211820818181711151411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51347 has a slightly higher 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 51347 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51347 real estate data, the median home value of $105,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51347 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51347 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51347 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,402 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 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 294 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 229 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 94 12%
 Households Vacant 146 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 15.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.4%
 For Sale Only 13 8.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 39.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 33.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 17%
 1 Bedroom 49 34%
 2 Bedroom 24 17%
 3+ Bedroom 47 32%
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 $55,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51347 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 51347 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 515 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 28%
 No Earnings 263 24%
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 515 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 302 28%
 No Earnings 263 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 633 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 5%
 Worked at Home 30 4%
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 20 4.5%
 High School Graduate 296 66.7%
 Associate's degree 74 16.7%
 Bachelor's degree 33 7.4%
 Master's degree 19 4.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 240 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51347

ZIP Code 51347 is in the Harris-Lake Park Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51347.

Harris-Lake Park High School
905 South Market
Lake Park, IA 51347
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Harris-Lake Park Community School District
Harris-Lake Park Elementary School
105 Ave a West
Lake Park, IA 51347
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harris-Lake Park Community School District

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