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ZIP Code 51461

Primary City:Schleswig, IA (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (10:29pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.16, -95.48
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51461. 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 51461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51461, 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:
Schleswig, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51461 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 51461 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51461 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,165
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 534
Median Home Value $87,200
Land Area 50.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 482
Median Household Income $55,568

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male373949351731243629535242324018131811
Female393354382022343640354149313021192423
Total7672103733753587269889391637039324234

Gender

 Male 576 49%
 Female 589 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,094 93.9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 43 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner439558673654320
Renter320192556109
Total7597411178715329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 279 58%
 Single Guardian 51 11%
 Singles 128 27%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 334 69%
 Households with Kids 148 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1176787969101010136889823
Female581671068631111131091149862
Total16152214181317121221212323151912181685

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51461 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51461 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51461 real estate data, the median home value of $87,200 is slightly less 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 51461. Rentals in 51461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,165 100%
 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 212 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 97 18%
 Households Vacant 52 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 42 39%
 2 Bedroom 9 8%
 3+ Bedroom 57 53%
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 $55,568 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51461 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 51461 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 51461 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 471 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 19%
 No Earnings 309 32%
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 471 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 19%
 No Earnings 309 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 468 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 5 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 10%
 Worked at Home 49 8%
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 40 9.9%
 High School Graduate 286 70.6%
 Associate's degree 23 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 50 12.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 157 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51461

ZIP Code 51461 is in the Schleswig Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51461.

Schleswig Middle-School
714 Date St
Schleswig, IA 51461
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Schleswig Community School District
Schleswig Elementary School
714 Date St
Schleswig, IA 51461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Schleswig Community School District

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