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ZIP Code 51520

Primary City:Arion, IA (View All Cities)
County: Crawford County
Timezone: Central (8:29pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.97, -95.44
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51520. 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 51520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51520, 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:
Arion, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51520 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 51520 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 233
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 103
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 18.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $33,281

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male712910484641013107106411
Female747846754101381045212
Total1416161881411118202618171411623

Gender

 Male 126 54%
 Female 107 46%
Gender

Race

 White 222 95.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner07917171662
Renter32343200
Total391221201862

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 55 60%
 Single Guardian 10 11%
 Singles 22 24%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 63 69%
 Households with Kids 28 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02213233113230412211
Female11212001120023033200
Total13425234233253445411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51520 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51520 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51520 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 51520 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 233 100%
 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 39 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 17%
 Households Vacant 12 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 8 100%
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 $33,281 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 51520 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 51520 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 77 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 30%
 No Earnings 37 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 30%
 No Earnings 37 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 121 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 25 32%
 High School Graduate 45 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 8 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 71 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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