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ZIP Code 51445

Primary City:Ida Grove, IA (View All Cities)
County: Ida County
Timezone: Central (8:19pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.3, -95.5
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51445

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51445. 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 51445. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51445, 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:
Ida Grove, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51445 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51445 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 51445 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51445 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,867
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,400
Median Home Value $78,300
Land Area 126.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,255
Median Household Income $40,608

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male961021031085360586881921251101037850474733
Female847984905671596488109124105947766716666
Total18018118719810913111713216920124921519715511611811399

Gender

 Male 1,414 49%
 Female 1,453 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,821 98.4%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117612020320313511537
Renter3569396044394227
Total4614515926324717415764

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 655 52%
 Single Guardian 155 12%
 Singles 396 32%
 Singles With Roommate 49 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 911 73%
 Households with Kids 344 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16132525152022212419151929212730261875
Female211720111614141817151522191320221620126
Total3730453631343639413430414834475242381911

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51445 has a slightly less 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 51445 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51445 real estate data, the median home value of $78,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51445 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51445 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51445 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,823 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 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 493 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 407 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 355 25%
 Households Vacant 145 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 23 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 91 23%
 2 Bedroom 179 45%
 3+ Bedroom 128 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 $40,608 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51445 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. The commute in 51445 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 951 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 561 24%
 No Earnings 789 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 951 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 561 24%
 No Earnings 789 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,182 90%
 Public transportation 13 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 6%
 Worked at Home 45 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 160 16%
 High School Graduate 569 58%
 Associate's degree 59 6%
 Bachelor's degree 151 15%
 Master's degree 28 3%
 Professional school degree 14 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 482 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 1 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51445

ZIP Code 51445 is in the Battle Creek-Ida Grove Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51445.

Bcig Elementary School
403 Barnes St
Ida Grove, IA 51445
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Battle Creek-Ida Grove Community School District
Battle Creek-Ida Grove Senior High School
900 John Montgomery Dr
Ida Grove, IA 51445
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Battle Creek-Ida Grove Community School District

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