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ZIP Code 52175

Primary City:West Union, IA (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Central (2:17am)
Coordinates:43.0, -91.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52175

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52175. 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 52175. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52175, 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:
West Union, IA
Acceptable:
Eldorado
Unacceptable:
Douglas

Stats and Demographics for the 52175 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52175 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 52175 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52175 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,492
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,686
Median Home Value $99,700
Land Area 86.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,500
Median Household Income $49,534

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1211031121329611010590117117142118948682574139
Female9010110610685869471100119123135959794787080
Total211204218238181196199161217236265253189183176135111119

Gender

 Male 1,762 50%
 Female 1,730 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,387 97.0%
 Black Or African American 27 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 23 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.2%
 Other Race 20 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811515223222017913146
Renter6479576039424125
Total8219420929225922117271

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 772 51%
 Single Guardian 158 11%
 Singles 499 33%
 Singles With Roommate 71 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,101 73%
 Households with Kids 399 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2524242525142420202024292217292432173016
Female1816131826111821253122151523212530151513
Total4340374351254241455146443740504962324529

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52175 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52175 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52175 real estate data, the median home value of $99,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52175 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52175 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52175 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,355 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 71 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 2%
 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 634 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 459 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 407 24%
 Households Vacant 186 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 17 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 106 29%
 2 Bedroom 187 52%
 3+ Bedroom 58 16%
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 $49,534 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52175 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 52175 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 1,338 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 887 29%
 No Earnings 878 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 1,338 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 887 29%
 No Earnings 878 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,695 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 3%
 Worked at Home 156 8%
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 149 11.5%
 High School Graduate 672 51.7%
 Associate's degree 195 15.0%
 Bachelor's degree 166 12.8%
 Master's degree 73 5.6%
 Professional school degree 35 2.7%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 658 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 39 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52175

ZIP Code 52175 is in the North Fayette Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52175.

West Union Elementary School
400 North Pine
West Union, IA 52175
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Fayette Community School District
North Fayette High School
600 North Pine St
West Union, IA 52175
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Fayette Community School District

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