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ZIP Code 51577

Primary City:Walnut, IA (View All Cities)
County: Pottawattamie County
Timezone: Central (11:58pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -95.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51577. 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 51577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51577, 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:
Walnut, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51577 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 51577 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51577 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,184
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 594
Median Home Value $94,700
Land Area 79.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 515
Median Household Income $55,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male323944383216242824555050423019222012
Female263539382627312732434754483021212438
Total5874837658435555569897104906040434450

Gender

 Male 577 49%
 Female 607 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,155 97.6%
 Black Or African American 8 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner735398389554415
Renter131216312171929
Total204755114110626344

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 278 54%
 Single Guardian 58 11%
 Singles 157 30%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 387 75%
 Households with Kids 128 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male211946712771171088911124210
Female54564143958510791198736
Total71514101021151612191220151720202011516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51577 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51577 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51577 real estate data, the median home value of $94,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51577 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51577 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,184 100%
 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 209 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 158 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 148 25%
 Households Vacant 79 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 36 21%
 2 Bedroom 36 21%
 3+ Bedroom 95 56%
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 $55,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 51577 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 51577 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 482 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 269 26%
 No Earnings 300 29%
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 482 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 269 26%
 No Earnings 300 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 570 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 4%
 Worked at Home 46 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 45 10.3%
 High School Graduate 309 71.0%
 Associate's degree 27 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 31 7.1%
 Master's degree 16 3.7%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 5 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 219 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51577

ZIP Code 51577 is in the Walnut Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51577.

Walnut Elementary School
415 Antique City Dr
Walnut, IA 51577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walnut Community School District
Walnut Middle School
415 Antique City Dr
Walnut, IA 51577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Walnut Community School District
Walnut High School
415 Antique City Dr
Walnut, IA 51577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walnut Community School District

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