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ZIP Code 51534

Primary City:Glenwood, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mills County
Timezone: Central (12:36pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -95.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51534

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51534. 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 51534. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51534, 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:
Glenwood, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51534 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51534 is located in southwest 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 51534 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51534 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,236
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,545
Median Home Value $168,000
Land Area 100.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,294
Median Household Income $67,281

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male302365365355212225255294309389393360293189124885652
Female289326352320190243273273321370390343291169137104106113
Total591691717675402468528567630759783703584358261192162165

Gender

 Male 4,626 50%
 Female 4,610 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,958 97.0%
 Black Or African American 42 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.3%
 Asian 45 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 58 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 98 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5026948863657931816469
Renter6316810515190526131
Total113437593787669370225100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,977 60%
 Single Guardian 450 14%
 Singles 724 22%
 Singles With Roommate 143 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,085 63%
 Households with Kids 1,209 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5964597367717784667369688471758776655242
Female4969615162785465676866807860827867543937
Total1081331201241291491311491331411351481621311571651431199179

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51534 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51534 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 51534 real estate data, the median home value of $168,000 is slightly higher 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 51534. Rentals in 51534 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51534 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,684 94.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 308 3.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 94 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 137 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,961 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 612 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 721 20%
 Households Vacant 251 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 57 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 6%
 1 Bedroom 104 18%
 2 Bedroom 251 45%
 3+ Bedroom 173 31%
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 $67,281 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51534 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. Most commuters in 51534 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,010 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,913 26%
 No Earnings 2,472 33%
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 3,010 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,913 26%
 No Earnings 2,472 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,983 92.0%
 Public transportation 56 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 137 3.2%
 Worked at Home 144 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 227 7.8%
 High School Graduate 1,575 54.2%
 Associate's degree 310 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 503 17.3%
 Master's degree 209 7.2%
 Professional school degree 64 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,824 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 132 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 175 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51534

ZIP Code 51534 is in the Glenwood Community School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51534.

Glenwood Middle School
400 Sivers Rd
Glenwood, IA 51534
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glenwood Community School District
Northeast Elementary School
901 North Vine St
Glenwood, IA 51534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glenwood Community School District
West Elementary School
707 Sharp St
Glenwood, IA 51534
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glenwood Community School District
Glenwood Senior High School
504 East Sharp St
Glenwood, IA 51534
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glenwood Community School District

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