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ZIP Code 51541

Primary City:Henderson, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mills County
Timezone: Central (8:15pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -95.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51541. 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 51541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51541, 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:
Henderson, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51541 is located in southwest 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 51541 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51541 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 363
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 169
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 41.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 149
Median Household Income $45,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14121137154910151316171071311
Female131212105157711101818121110536
Total2724231312301116212531342921171847

Gender

 Male 178 49%
 Female 185 51%
Gender

Race

 White 358 98.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11220243118137
Renter16166120
Total21821303719157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 90 60%
 Single Guardian 12 8%
 Singles 35 23%
 Singles With Roommate 12 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 110 74%
 Households with Kids 39 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43401503323222100022
Female11450332416212210611
Total54851835739434310633

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51541 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51541 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51541 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51541 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51541 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 363 100%
 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 73 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 14%
 Households Vacant 20 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 1 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 30%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 12 80%
 3+ Bedroom 3 20%
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 $45,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51541 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 51541. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 26%
 No Earnings 79 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 112 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 67 26%
 No Earnings 79 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 141 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 4%
 Worked at Home 8 5%
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 10 8%
 High School Graduate 80 63%
 Associate's degree 28 22%
 Bachelor's degree 10 8%
 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 38 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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