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ZIP Code 51535

Primary City:Griswold, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (2:13am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -95.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51535

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51535. 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 51535. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51535, 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:
Griswold, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51535 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51535 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 51535 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 51535 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,923
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 900
Median Home Value $91,500
Land Area 130.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 793
Median Household Income $45,865

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485764584252394452648675554044392926
Female597270683443336150897871505251462953
Total1071291341267695721051021531641461059295855879

Gender

 Male 914 48%
 Female 1,009 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,882 97.9%
 Black Or African American 11 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.3%
 Other Race 4 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner74982143124958432
Renter2432253222161511
Total31811071751461119943

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 465 59%
 Single Guardian 91 11%
 Singles 208 26%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 571 72%
 Households with Kids 222 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10141191513109101391014181018141513
Female121113981915161413141214171120181366
Total22252418233225252426232228352138322879

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51535 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 51535 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51535 real estate data, the median home value of $91,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 51535. Rentals in 51535 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51535 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,887 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 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 317 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 299 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 177 20%
 Households Vacant 107 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 13 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 9%
 2 Bedroom 85 43%
 3+ Bedroom 97 49%
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 $45,865 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51535 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 51535 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. Most commuters in 51535 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 574 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 27%
 No Earnings 465 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 574 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 27%
 No Earnings 465 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 736 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 86 10%
 Worked at Home 31 4%
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 31 5%
 High School Graduate 346 58%
 Associate's degree 138 23%
 Bachelor's degree 68 11%
 Master's degree 14 2%
 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 218 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 33 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51535

ZIP Code 51535 is in the Griswold Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51535.

Griswold Middle/High School
20 Madison
Griswold, IA 51535
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Griswold Community School District

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