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ZIP Code 52079

Primary City:Zwingle, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:20pm)
Coordinates:42.3, -90.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52079. 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 52079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52079, 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:
Zwingle, IA
Unacceptable:
Otter Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 52079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52079 is located in east 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 52079 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52079 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 782
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 347
Median Home Value $147,000
Land Area 59.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 319
Median Household Income $52,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male202131292628191930404040352213591
Female19203118202012231942332827178854
Total39416247464831424982736862392113145

Gender

 Male 428 55%
 Female 354 45%
Gender

Race

 White 779 99.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52335726736162
Renter6201876222
Total114353797338184

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 195 61%
 Single Guardian 39 12%
 Singles 69 22%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 74%
 Households with Kids 84 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male357242456729767191111
Female73232445566766436325
Total108956681011138161312114151436

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52079 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52079 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52079 real estate data, the median home value of $147,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52079 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52079 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 782 100%
 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 160 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 18%
 Households Vacant 28 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 10%
 2 Bedroom 24 40%
 3+ Bedroom 30 50%
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 $52,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52079 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 52079 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 52079. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 283 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 32%
 No Earnings 183 27%
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 283 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 32%
 No Earnings 183 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 374 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 14%
 Worked at Home 21 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 55 18%
 High School Graduate 182 58%
 Associate's degree 58 19%
 Bachelor's degree 17 5%
 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 112 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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