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ZIP Code 52245

Primary City:Iowa City, IA (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Central (2:17am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.67, -91.51
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52245

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52245. 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 52245. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52245, 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:
Iowa City, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52245 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52245 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 52245 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52245 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,573
Population Density 2,727 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,774
Median Home Value $189,300
Land Area 8.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,354
Median Household Income $53,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4734344561,4772,314900620557504511567635556323224156123110
Female4954564511,8502,201812575504504587657716554356253224221217
Total9688909073,3274,5151,7121,1951,0611,0081,0981,2241,3511,110679477380344327

Gender

 Male 10,940 48%
 Female 11,633 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,099 89.0%
 Black Or African American 562 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 958 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 398 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 503 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1246348421,0821,284613414144
Renter1,281911298227223999583
Total1,4051,5451,1401,3091,507712509227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,399 41%
 Single Guardian 746 9%
 Singles 2,667 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,542 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,546 78%
 Households with Kids 1,808 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8995102868493898385108751088283100110107340820732
Female102841078899848378112938010587869496875571,016788
Total1911792091741831771721611972011552131691691942061948971,8361,520

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52245 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52245 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 52245 real estate data, the median home value of $189,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52245. Rentals in 52245 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52245 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,862 83.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 83 0.4%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,443 15.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 183 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,679 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,458 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,217 37%
 Households Vacant 420 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 135 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 123 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 166 5%
 1 Bedroom 832 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,131 36%
 3+ Bedroom 998 32%
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 $53,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52245 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. Residents in ZIP code 52245 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 52245 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 52245 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 6,860 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,706 44%
 No Earnings 4,367 22%
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 6,860 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,706 44%
 No Earnings 4,367 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,857 65.5%
 Public transportation 1,075 9.0%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 78 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,393 19.9%
 Worked at Home 588 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 52245 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 229 4%
 High School Graduate 1,807 30%
 Associate's degree 317 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,814 30%
 Master's degree 867 14%
 Professional school degree 276 5%
 Doctorate degree 740 12%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,825 70.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 611 23.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 167 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52245

ZIP Code 52245 is in the Iowa City Community School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52245.

Bohumil Shimek Elementary School
1400 Grissel Place
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Helen Lemme Elementary School
3100 Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Herbert Hoover Elementary School
2200 East Court St
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Horace Mann Elementary School
521 North Dodge St
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Robert Lucas Elementary School
830 Southlawn Dr
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Iowa City High School
1900 Morningside Dr
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iowa City Community School District
Regina Catholic Education Center
2150 Rochester Ave
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Willowwind School
950 Dover St
Iowa City, IA 52245
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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