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ZIP Code 52224

Primary City:Dysart, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:07pm)
Coordinates:42.2, -92.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52224. 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 52224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52224, 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:
Dysart, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52224 is located in east 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 52224 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52224 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,016
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 878
Median Home Value $115,500
Land Area 98.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 799
Median Household Income $61,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male507378803543446865837263615939333523
Female416089733642446472667874516239483043
Total9113316715371858813213714915013711212178816566

Gender

 Male 1,004 50%
 Female 1,012 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,973 97.9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1064110139123918334
Renter82627312120102
Total18901371701441119336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 498 62%
 Single Guardian 88 11%
 Singles 180 23%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 551 69%
 Households with Kids 248 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male851511101911141916141820102323141467
Female1210986111717923121920152417121284
Total2015241916302831283926374025474026261411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52224 has a slightly less than average 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 52224 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52224 real estate data, the median home value of $115,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52224 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,979 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 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 386 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 268 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 17%
 Households Vacant 79 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 6%
 1 Bedroom 12 7%
 2 Bedroom 41 23%
 3+ Bedroom 113 64%
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 $61,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52224 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 52224 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. Most commuters in 52224 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 881 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 519 28%
 No Earnings 425 23%
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 881 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 519 28%
 No Earnings 425 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 976 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 181 15%
 Worked at Home 72 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 52224 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 21 2.7%
 High School Graduate 498 64.1%
 Associate's degree 112 14.4%
 Bachelor's degree 127 16.3%
 Master's degree 3 0.4%
 Professional school degree 11 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 584 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52224

ZIP Code 52224 is in the Union Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52224.

Dysart-Geneseo Elementary School
411 Lincoln
Dysart, IA 52224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union Community School District
Union Middle School
505 West
Dysart, IA 52224
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Union Community School District

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