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ZIP Code 52255

Primary City:Lowden, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cedar County
Timezone: Central (12:04pm)
Coordinates:41.87, -90.96
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52255. 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 52255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52255, 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:
Lowden, IA
Unacceptable:
Massillon

Stats and Demographics for the 52255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52255 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 52255 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52255 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,208
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 545
Median Home Value $102,800
Land Area 43.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 505
Median Household Income $47,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male383941432724313036395442452730171620
Female244845452025282545514136383435232323
Total628786884749595581909578836165403943

Gender

 Male 599 50%
 Female 609 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,192 98.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner742517884663924
Renter111519229101711
Total18577010093765635

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 291 58%
 Single Guardian 60 12%
 Singles 138 27%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 357 71%
 Households with Kids 148 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male995109796881278679131045
Female55668591511715119312109862
Total14141116171218211915271817919192218107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52255 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52255 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52255 real estate data, the median home value of $102,800 is slightly less 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 52255. Rentals in 52255 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,208 100%
 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 240 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 151 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 114 21%
 Households Vacant 40 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 18%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 16%
 2 Bedroom 25 24%
 3+ Bedroom 62 60%
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 $47,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52255 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. However, that is not the case in 52255. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 410 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 26%
 No Earnings 272 30%
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 410 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 26%
 No Earnings 272 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 529 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 7%
 Worked at Home 29 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 32 8%
 High School Graduate 264 66%
 Associate's degree 49 12%
 Bachelor's degree 45 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 7 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 161 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52255

ZIP Code 52255 is in the North Cedar Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52255.

North Cedar Lowden Elementary Center
703 Park Ave
Lowden, IA 52255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Cedar Community School District

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