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ZIP Code 51640

Primary City:Hamburg, IA (View All Cities)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Central (4:15pm)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -95.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51640. 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 51640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51640, 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:
Hamburg, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51640 is located in southwest Iowa and covers a slightly higher 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 51640 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51640 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,748
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 848
Median Home Value $81,000
Land Area 119.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 741
Median Household Income $37,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 86Male Median Age: 76Female Median Age: 95

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male656351605346405148695459654737302422
Female654042525341364343636157704943472633
Total13010393112106877694911321151161359680775055

Gender

 Male 884 51%
 Female 864 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,670 95.5%
 Black Or African American 11 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 36 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner134565103115926736
Renter3231363618212110
Total45761011391331138846

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 383 52%
 Single Guardian 106 14%
 Singles 211 28%
 Singles With Roommate 41 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 534 72%
 Households with Kids 207 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141211161115101893161310916121312715
Female121114185978111071168107121767
Total2623253416241726201323241617261925291322

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51640 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51640 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51640 real estate data, the median home value of $81,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51640 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 51640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,748 100%
 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 276 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 260 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 205 24%
 Households Vacant 107 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 18 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 16%
 2 Bedroom 79 45%
 3+ Bedroom 67 39%
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 $37,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51640 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. More commuters in 51640 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 517 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 26%
 No Earnings 404 32%
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 517 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 326 26%
 No Earnings 404 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 679 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 33 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 42 9%
 High School Graduate 261 57%
 Associate's degree 44 10%
 Bachelor's degree 72 16%
 Master's degree 18 4%
 Professional school degree 14 3%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 340 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 51640

ZIP Code 51640 is in the Hamburg Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 51640.

Marnie Simons Elementary School
309 South St
Hamburg, IA 51640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamburg Community School District

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