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ZIP Code 52247

Primary City:Kalona, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (5:35am)
Coordinates:41.5, -91.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52247. 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 52247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52247, 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:
Kalona, IA
Unacceptable:
Frytown, Joetown, Williamstown

Stats and Demographics for the 52247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52247 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 52247 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52247 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,645
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,161
Median Home Value $151,300
Land Area 79.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,004
Median Household Income $51,544

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2322512112031501461391301461951761851589684576252
Female22023624121613416017415315019018520117210810110694131
Total452487452419284306313283296385361386330204185163156183

Gender

 Male 2,673 47%
 Female 2,972 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,503 97.5%
 Black Or African American 21 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1714821833133820315571
Renter46119788960305249
Total63267296420398233207120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,232 61%
 Single Guardian 204 10%
 Singles 496 25%
 Singles With Roommate 72 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,355 68%
 Households with Kids 649 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4942464344574555505042434135385247372932
Female4645493858503950395144485345504154373427
Total958795811021078410589101869194808893101746359

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52247 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 52247 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 52247 real estate data, the median home value of $151,300 is slightly less 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 52247. Rentals in 52247 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 52247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,600 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 879 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 602 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 523 24%
 Households Vacant 157 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 28 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 1%
 1 Bedroom 133 25%
 2 Bedroom 187 35%
 3+ Bedroom 213 40%
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 $51,544 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52247 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 52247 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 52247 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 52247 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,090 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,067 26%
 No Earnings 1,024 24%
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 2,090 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,067 26%
 No Earnings 1,024 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,162 74.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 290 10.0%
 Worked at Home 429 14.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 526 33.3%
 High School Graduate 721 45.7%
 Associate's degree 69 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 234 14.8%
 Master's degree 10 0.6%
 Professional school degree 19 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 527 43.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 393 32.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 306 25.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52247

ZIP Code 52247 is in the Mid-Prairie Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52247.

Kalona Elementary School
702 6th St
Kalona, IA 52247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District
Mid-Prairie Middle School
713 F Ave
Kalona, IA 52247
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District
Washington Township Elementary School
1592 Angle Rd SW
Kalona, IA 52247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District
Iowa Mennonite School
1421 540th St SW
Kalona, IA 52247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Pathway Christian School
5764 Highway 1 SW
Kalona, IA 52247
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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