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ZIP Code 52136

Primary City:Cresco, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:12pm)
Coordinates:43.4, -92.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52136

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52136. 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 52136. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52136, 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:
Cresco, IA
Unacceptable:
Florenceville, Kendallville, Schley, Vernon Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 52136 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52136 is located in northeast 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 52136 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 52136 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,967
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,695
Median Home Value $104,700
Land Area 213.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,461
Median Household Income $46,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21520221720214116218215419822623523013713182886574
Female193178219188158163153142192211253178149137132126108146
Total408380436390299325335296390437488408286268214214173220

Gender

 Male 2,941 49%
 Female 3,026 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,835 97.8%
 Black Or African American 17 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 58 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3921729144140225222383
Renter73122818829354342
Total112339372529431287266125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,270 52%
 Single Guardian 288 12%
 Singles 766 31%
 Singles With Roommate 137 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,716 70%
 Households with Kids 745 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5140523753472340394349464237564346322518
Female3837462834244237414634523552345043352635
Total8977986587716577808983987789909389675153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52136 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52136 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52136 real estate data, the median home value of $104,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52136 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52136 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52136 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,793 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 107 1.8%
 Other Institutional 5 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,180 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 768 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 513 19%
 Households Vacant 234 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 42 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 94 19%
 2 Bedroom 194 38%
 3+ Bedroom 208 41%
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 $46,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52136 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 52136 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,118 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,259 27%
 No Earnings 1,253 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 2,118 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,259 27%
 No Earnings 1,253 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,702 87.9%
 Public transportation 13 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 148 4.8%
 Worked at Home 212 6.9%
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. 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 281 14%
 High School Graduate 1,453 70%
 Associate's degree 115 6%
 Bachelor's degree 133 6%
 Master's degree 34 2%
 Professional school degree 41 2%
 Doctorate degree 23 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 949 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 85 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 134 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52136

ZIP Code 52136 is in the Howard-Winneshiek Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52136.

Crestwood Elementary School
1000 4th Ave East
Cresco, IA 52136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Cresco Junior High School
1000 4th Ave East
Cresco, IA 52136
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Cresco Early Childhood Development Center
1135 Canterbury St
Cresco, IA 52136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Crestwood High School
1000 Schroder Dr
Cresco, IA 52136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Howard-Winneshiek Community School District
Notre Dame Catholic School
221 2nd Ave E
Cresco, IA 52136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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