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ZIP Code 51442

Primary City:Denison, IA (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (9:57pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.0, -95.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51442. 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 51442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51442, 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:
Denison, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51442 is located in west 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 51442 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51442 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,838
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,614
Median Home Value $102,700
Land Area 173.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,407
Median Household Income $43,967

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4264013824673813093293212893113292722401941051029080
Female404369327398289259276281285303300252247185147134130224
Total830770709865670568605602574614629524487379252236220304

Gender

 Male 5,028 51%
 Female 4,810 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,242 73.6%
 Black Or African American 192 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.5%
 Asian 92 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.2%
 Other Race 2,031 20.6%
 Two Or More Races 217 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4424439150546030623696
Renter129271198171123777680
Total173515589676583383312176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,742 51%
 Single Guardian 559 16%
 Singles 915 27%
 Singles With Roommate 191 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,150 63%
 Households with Kids 1,257 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male838392818295708470797776866478709511011482
Female8585797377788664647851755667996073967065
Total168168171154159173156148134157128151142131177130168206184147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51442 has a small 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 51442 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 51442 real estate data, the median home value of $102,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 51442. Rentals in 51442 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,294 94.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 153 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 382 3.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,380 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 902 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,125 31%
 Households Vacant 207 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 70 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 32 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 109 12%
 1 Bedroom 208 23%
 2 Bedroom 337 37%
 3+ Bedroom 255 28%
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 $43,967 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51442 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 51442 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 3,059 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,683 23%
 No Earnings 2,422 34%
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 3,059 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,683 23%
 No Earnings 2,422 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,844 92.2%
 Public transportation 9 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 219 5.3%
 Worked at Home 95 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 900 32.1%
 High School Graduate 1,297 46.2%
 Associate's degree 208 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 266 9.5%
 Master's degree 61 2.2%
 Professional school degree 16 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 60 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,879 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 234 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51442

ZIP Code 51442 is in the Denison Community School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51442.

Denison Middle School
1201 North 16th St
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Denison Community School District
Denison Elementary School
38 North 20th St
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Denison Community School District
Broadway Elementary School
1515 Broadway
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Denison Community School District
Denison High School
819 North 16th St
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Denison Community School District
Denison Alternative High School
Hwy 30 East
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Denison Community School District
St Rose of Lima School
1012 2nd Ave S
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Zion Lutheran School
1004 1st Ave S
Denison, IA 51442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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