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ZIP Code 51559

Primary City:Neola, IA (View All Cities)
County: Pottawattamie County
Timezone: Central (2:28pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -95.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51559. 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 51559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51559, 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:
Neola, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51559 is located in west 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 51559 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 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 51559 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,788
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 748
Median Home Value $176,800
Land Area 85.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 695
Median Household Income $64,444

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
Male627666554352406151727065603329251418
Female605182604437545148837759474231242818
Total122127148115878994112991551471241077560494236

Gender

 Male 892 50%
 Female 896 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,761 98.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1354100131109735722
Renter16292026231264
Total2983120157132856326

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 427 61%
 Single Guardian 90 13%
 Singles 152 22%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 448 64%
 Households with Kids 247 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1517128121516211217131014121213101557
Female91611111115108716221413171813137910
Total2433231923302629193335242729302623221417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51559 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51559 real estate data, the median home value of $176,800 is slightly higher 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 51559. Rentals in 51559 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,788 100%
 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 358 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 18%
 Households Vacant 53 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 12 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 1%
 2 Bedroom 72 53%
 3+ Bedroom 62 46%
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 $64,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51559 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 51559. 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 675 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 293 22%
 No Earnings 336 26%
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 675 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 293 22%
 No Earnings 336 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 773 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 4%
 Worked at Home 56 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 51559 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 19 4%
 High School Graduate 352 66%
 Associate's degree 50 9%
 Bachelor's degree 101 19%
 Master's degree 9 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 256 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51559

ZIP Code 51559 is in the Tri-Center Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51559.

Tri-Center Middle School
33980 310th St
Neola, IA 51559
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tri-Center Community School District
Tri-Center Elementary School
33980 310th St
Neola, IA 51559
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tri-Center Community School District
Tri-Center High School
33980 310th St
Neola, IA 51559
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tri-Center Community School District

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