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ZIP Code 52228

Primary City:Fairfax, IA (View All Cities)
County: Linn County
Timezone: Central (8:31pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.90, -91.79
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52228. 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 52228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52228, 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:
Fairfax, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52228 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 52228 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52228 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,772
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,064
Median Home Value $201,000
Land Area 37.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,032
Median Household Income $84,844

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male104118113955576811031131069890835041302011
Female9810012778526691991171189196746142391917
Total20221824017310714217220223022418918615711183693928

Gender

 Male 1,387 50%
 Female 1,385 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,683 96.8%
 Black Or African American 27 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 27 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner131142042121731126716
Renter1330252215565
Total261442292341881177321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 683 66%
 Single Guardian 123 12%
 Singles 184 18%
 Singles With Roommate 42 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 634 61%
 Households with Kids 398 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191921212625222817171626183619222121127
Female171820222622191617282427242412211915117
Total3637414352474144344540534260314340362314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52228 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52228 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 52228 real estate data, the median home value of $201,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52228. Rentals in 52228 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 52228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,772 100%
 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 660 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 251 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 11%
 Households Vacant 32 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 7 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 22%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 39 46%
 3+ Bedroom 45 54%
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 $84,844 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52228 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 52228 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 52228 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 1,129 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 25%
 No Earnings 433 21%
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 1,129 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 25%
 No Earnings 433 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,352 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 1%
 Worked at Home 163 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 44 4.7%
 High School Graduate 499 53.4%
 Associate's degree 128 13.7%
 Bachelor's degree 193 20.6%
 Master's degree 58 6.2%
 Professional school degree 8 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 537 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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