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ZIP Code 51431

Primary City:Arthur, IA (View All Cities)
County: Ida County
Timezone: Central (10:03am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -95.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51431

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51431. 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 51431. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51431, 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:
Arthur, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51431 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51431 is located in west 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 51431 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51431 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 394
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 198
Median Home Value $54,300
Land Area 39.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 170
Median Household Income $44,922

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male111211137914614161719141011954
Female91011106123911152118141178512
Total202222231321171525313837282118171016

Gender

 Male 202 51%
 Female 192 49%
Gender

Race

 White 389 98.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner011133130221511
Renter29665153
Total220193735232014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 106 62%
 Single Guardian 15 9%
 Singles 43 25%
 Singles With Roommate 6 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 131 77%
 Households with Kids 39 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male03122133331214343031
Female22312313113142322211
Total25434446444356665242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51431 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51431 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51431 real estate data, the median home value of $54,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51431 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51431 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51431 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 394 100%
 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 67 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 66 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 19%
 Households Vacant 28 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 21 84%
 3+ Bedroom 4 16%
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 $44,922 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51431 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 51431 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 128 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 70 24%
 No Earnings 89 31%
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 128 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 70 24%
 No Earnings 89 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 160 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 2%
 Worked at Home 5 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 14 10%
 High School Graduate 91 67%
 Associate's degree 4 3%
 Bachelor's degree 20 15%
 Master's degree 7 5%
 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 55 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 29%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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