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ZIP Code 51572

Primary City:Soldier, IA (View All Cities)
County: Monona County
Timezone: Central (12:52am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.99, -95.80
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51572

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51572. 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 51572. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51572, 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:
Soldier, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51572 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51572 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 51572 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51572 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 398
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 232
Median Home Value $56,600
Land Area 44.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 189
Median Household Income $42,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81212118116122182824141981041
Female91171291088792321179101037
Total172319231721142092751453128182078

Gender

 Male 208 52%
 Female 190 48%
Gender

Race

 White 389 97.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner589414226184
Renter66672720
Total111415484433204

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 100 53%
 Single Guardian 12 6%
 Singles 67 35%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 148 78%
 Households with Kids 41 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21125131212126315111
Female31313112431111114602
Total52438243643237429713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51572 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51572 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51572 real estate data, the median home value of $56,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51572 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51572 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51572 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 398 100%
 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 63 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 90 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 16%
 Households Vacant 43 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 77%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 10%
 2 Bedroom 9 15%
 3+ Bedroom 45 75%
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 $42,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51572 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. 51572 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 51572 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 51572 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 113 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 14%
 No Earnings 145 48%
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 113 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 14%
 No Earnings 145 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 93 69%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 21%
 Worked at Home 13 10%
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 7%
 High School Graduate 92 65%
 Associate's degree 29 21%
 Bachelor's degree 10 7%
 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 99 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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