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ZIP Code 52001

Primary City:Dubuque, IA (View All Cities)
County: Dubuque County
Timezone: Central (4:01am)
Area code: 563 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.56, -90.69
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52001. 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 52001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52001, 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:
Dubuque, IA
Unacceptable:
Center Grove, Eagle Point, Julien, Key West, Massey, Rockdale, Sageville, Shawondasse

Stats and Demographics for the 52001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52001 is located in northeast Iowa and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 52001 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52001 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,173
Population Density 1,651 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,680
Median Home Value $118,800
Land Area 26.14 sq mi
Water Area 2.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,470
Median Household Income $42,611

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3871,2611,2171,8212,2211,6421,3381,0261,1891,5201,4681,3131,093749616520393335
Female1,3201,1831,1711,7112,2351,5361,2251,0211,1511,4001,4831,4501,113912775768711899
Total2,7072,4442,3883,5324,4563,1782,5632,0472,3402,9202,9512,7632,2061,6611,3911,2881,1041,234

Gender

 Male 21,109 49%
 Female 22,064 51%
Gender

Race

 White 39,128 90.6%
 Black Or African American 2,129 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 139 0.3%
 Asian 370 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 255 0.6%
 Other Race 302 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 850 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2211,4221,5152,4442,2641,5091,173452
Renter1,1141,5669191,052767394381277
Total1,3352,9882,4343,4963,0311,9031,554729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,081 41%
 Single Guardian 2,944 17%
 Singles 6,074 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,371 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,735 73%
 Households with Kids 4,735 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male275277272253258271246266220254238268215242236291273430591516
Female269275259263240247227244225226230237236242244239253354621557
Total5445525315164985184735104454804685054514844805305267841,2121,073

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52001 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52001 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52001 real estate data, the median home value of $118,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52001 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52001 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,556 91.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 248 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 60 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 723 1.7%
 Other Institutional 19 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,147 5.0%
 Military Quarters 3 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 417 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,232 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,768 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,470 35%
 Households Vacant 1,210 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 479 39.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1.6%
 For Sale Only 166 13.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 421 34.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 398 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,902 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,560 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,810 27%
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 $42,611 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52001 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. The commute in 52001 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,507 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,552 32%
 No Earnings 9,981 28%
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 14,507 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,552 32%
 No Earnings 9,981 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,827 88.7%
 Public transportation 263 1.2%
 Taxicab 37 0.2%
 Motorcycle 27 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,408 6.3%
 Worked at Home 800 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,496 11%
 High School Graduate 7,834 59%
 Associate's degree 859 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,070 16%
 Master's degree 563 4%
 Professional school degree 280 2%
 Doctorate degree 130 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,649 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 941 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 720 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52001

ZIP Code 52001 is in the Dubuque Community School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52001.

Audubon Elementary School
605 Lincoln Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Eisenhower Elementary School
3170 Spring Valley Rd
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Fulton Elementary School
2540 Central Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Hoover Elementary School
3259 St Anne Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Irving Elementary School
2520 Pennsylvania Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
1105 Althauser Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Lincoln Elementary School
555 Nevada St
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Marshall Elementary School
1450 Rhomberg Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
George Washington Middle School
51 North Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Prescott Elementary School
1151 White St
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Dubuque Senior High School
1800 Clarke Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dubuque Community School District
Wahlert Catholic High School
2005 Kane St
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Anthony School
2175 Rosedale Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Ghost Elementary School
2981 Central Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mazzuchelli Catholic Middle School
2005 Kane St
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
Anna B Lawther Academy
2445 Hillcrest Rd
Dubuque, IA 52001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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