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ZIP Code 51439

Primary City:Charter Oak, IA (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (8:28pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.1, -95.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51439

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51439. 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 51439. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51439, 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:
Charter Oak, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51439 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51439 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 51439 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51439 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,047
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 507
Median Home Value $66,500
Land Area 86.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 442
Median Household Income $54,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male38383635223123271342433738332320138
Female414038311931262217394428452223201625
Total797874664162494930818765835546402933

Gender

 Male 520 50%
 Female 527 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,009 96.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner231297767604627
Renter1426151617645
Total1657449384665032

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 243 55%
 Single Guardian 44 10%
 Singles 143 32%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 317 72%
 Households with Kids 125 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male878531110867598751041061
Female681178591171059951075633
Total1415191211161919131710181712151791694

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51439 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51439 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51439 real estate data, the median home value of $66,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51439 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51439 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51439 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,047 100%
 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 147 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 192 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 103 20%
 Households Vacant 65 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 9 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 10%
 2 Bedroom 14 16%
 3+ Bedroom 66 74%
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 $54,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51439 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 51439 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 437 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 19%
 No Earnings 266 30%
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 437 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 19%
 No Earnings 266 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 475 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 8%
 Worked at Home 52 9%
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 32 8.2%
 High School Graduate 285 72.9%
 Associate's degree 15 3.8%
 Bachelor's degree 42 10.7%
 Master's degree 15 3.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 210 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51439

ZIP Code 51439 is in the Charter Oak-Ute Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51439.

Charter Oak-Ute Junior High School
321 Main St
Charter Oak, IA 51439
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charter Oak-Ute Community School District
Charter Oak-Ute High School
321 Main
Charter Oak, IA 51439
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charter Oak-Ute Community School District

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