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ZIP Code 51529

Primary City:Dunlap, IA (View All Cities)
County: Harrison County
Timezone: Central (12:17pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -95.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51529

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51529. 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 51529. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51529, 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:
Dunlap, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51529 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51529 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 51529 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 51529 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,671
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 798
Median Home Value $77,200
Land Area 128.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 716
Median Household Income $51,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male455368593540375854446672453933372732
Female494446363030414546596465533247413564
Total949711495657078103100103130137987180786296

Gender

 Male 844 51%
 Female 827 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,648 98.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner64090108113758440
Renter1429281920151619
Total20691181271339010059

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 387 54%
 Single Guardian 86 12%
 Singles 222 31%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 531 74%
 Households with Kids 185 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91188713814111618119141012179114
Female1010310713512713811865128564
Total192111181426132618292622172015242514178

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51529 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 51529 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51529 real estate data, the median home value of $77,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51529 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51529 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51529 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,630 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 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 297 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 259 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 160 20%
 Households Vacant 82 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 82%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 2%
 1 Bedroom 18 15%
 2 Bedroom 52 42%
 3+ Bedroom 51 41%
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 $51,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51529 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 51529 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. More commuters in 51529 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 718 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 341 22%
 No Earnings 465 31%
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 718 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 341 22%
 No Earnings 465 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 884 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 5%
 Worked at Home 12 1%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 88 14%
 High School Graduate 372 57%
 Associate's degree 15 2%
 Bachelor's degree 153 24%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 Professional school degree 15 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 394 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51529

ZIP Code 51529 is in the Boyer Valley Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51529.

Boyer Valley Middle/High School
1102 Iowa Ave
Dunlap, IA 51529
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Boyer Valley Community School District

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