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ZIP Code 51360

Primary City:Spirit Lake, IA (View All Cities)
County: Dickinson County
Timezone: Central (4:25pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -95.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51360

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51360. 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 51360. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51360, 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:
Spirit Lake, IA
Acceptable:
Orleans
Unacceptable:
Crandalls Lodge, Egralharve, Methodist Camp, Montgomery, Templar Park, Triboji Beach, Wahpeton

Stats and Demographics for the 51360 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51360 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 51360 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51360 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,031
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,167
Median Home Value $176,500
Land Area 111.51 sq mi
Water Area 17.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,627
Median Household Income $60,519

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 106Male Median Age: 104Female Median Age: 106

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21122525820013119919921924928332731731422020114090109
Female179218225215148186198193238308312361320249228189156216
Total390443483415279385397412487591639678634469429329246325

Gender

 Male 3,892 48%
 Female 4,139 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,886 98.2%
 Black Or African American 15 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 46 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 10 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 60 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18225405573654487310119
Renter7916310814698738386
Total97388513719752560393205

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,013 56%
 Single Guardian 326 9%
 Singles 1,126 31%
 Singles With Roommate 162 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 2,782 77%
 Households with Kids 845 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5042463544423852495454535245563939432326
Female3839313953393233615051464335365863401822
Total88817774978170851101041059995809297102834148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51360 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51360 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 51360 real estate data, the median home value of $176,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 51360. Rentals in 51360 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51360 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,906 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 97 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,696 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,095 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 836 14%
 Households Vacant 2,540 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 191 7.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.2%
 For Sale Only 140 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,103 82.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 3.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 331 35%
 2 Bedroom 372 39%
 3+ Bedroom 240 25%
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 $60,519 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51360 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 51360 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 3,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,818 26%
 No Earnings 2,040 29%
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 3,197 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,818 26%
 No Earnings 2,040 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,835 86.2%
 Public transportation 31 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 175 3.9%
 Worked at Home 398 8.9%
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 269 9%
 High School Graduate 1,633 52%
 Associate's degree 295 9%
 Bachelor's degree 584 19%
 Master's degree 198 6%
 Professional school degree 105 3%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,289 87.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 87 5.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51360

ZIP Code 51360 is in the Spirit Lake Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51360.

Spirit Lake Elementary School
2701 Hill Ave
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Spirit Lake Community School District
Spirit Lake Middle School
609 28th St
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Spirit Lake Community School District
Spirit Lake High School
2701 Hill Ave
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Spirit Lake Community School District

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