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ZIP Code 51553

Primary City:Minden, IA (View All Cities)
County: Pottawattamie County
Timezone: Central (4:39am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -95.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51553. 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 51553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51553, 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:
Minden, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51553 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 51553 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 51553 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,013
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 412
Median Home Value $157,900
Land Area 45.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 394
Median Household Income $71,016

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33563741152527354040353537341412115
Female25344526143025353535323634231418128
Total589082672955527075756771715728302313

Gender

 Male 532 53%
 Female 481 47%
Gender

Race

 White 998 98.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner236626458482910
Renter3211315151053
Total557757973583413

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 247 63%
 Single Guardian 43 11%
 Singles 89 23%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 254 64%
 Households with Kids 140 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male676712119141087751061271153
Female6454358108410127125103712
Total12111111151617241812171912221122101865

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51553 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51553 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51553 real estate data, the median home value of $157,900 is slightly less 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 51553. Rentals in 51553 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,013 100%
 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 208 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 101 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 85 21%
 Households Vacant 18 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 18%
 2 Bedroom 56 47%
 3+ Bedroom 42 35%
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 $71,016 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51553 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. However, that is not the case in 51553. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 442 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 250 29%
 No Earnings 172 20%
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 442 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 250 29%
 No Earnings 172 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 598 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 3%
 Worked at Home 32 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 34 8%
 High School Graduate 227 56%
 Associate's degree 66 16%
 Bachelor's degree 54 13%
 Master's degree 21 5%
 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 356 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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