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ZIP Code 52306

Primary City:Mechanicsville, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cedar County
Timezone: Central (10:06pm)
Coordinates:41.9, -91.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52306

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52306. 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 52306. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52306, 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:
Mechanicsville, IA
Acceptable:
Mechanicsvlle

Stats and Demographics for the 52306 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52306 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 52306 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 52306 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,754
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 765
Median Home Value $111,800
Land Area 74.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 712
Median Household Income $59,213

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485767574445454858658168604219212515
Female556370453337515760718054553724253141
Total1031201371027782961051181361611221157943465656

Gender

 Male 865 49%
 Female 889 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,715 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner136595134121684922
Renter14252921269147
Total2790124155147776329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 391 55%
 Single Guardian 85 12%
 Singles 198 28%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 498 70%
 Households with Kids 214 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10115151513118108151617111316111255
Female141298121014121516169151411914656
Total2423142327232520252431253225242525181011

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52306 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 52306 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52306 real estate data, the median home value of $111,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52306 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52306 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 52306 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,710 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 3%
 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 366 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 19%
 Households Vacant 53 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 9%
 2 Bedroom 64 43%
 3+ Bedroom 70 47%
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 $59,213 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52306 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. 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 52306. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 757 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 382 26%
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 757 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 382 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 968 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.7%
 Worked at Home 49 4.8%
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 67 10.1%
 High School Graduate 449 67.5%
 Associate's degree 53 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 85 12.8%
 Master's degree 8 1.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 359 88.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52306

ZIP Code 52306 is in the North Cedar Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52306.

North Cedar Mechanicsville Elementary Center
609 125th St
Mechanicsville, IA 52306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Cedar Community School District

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