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ZIP Code 52342

Primary City:Toledo, IA (View All Cities)
County: Tama County
Timezone: Central (4:34am)
Coordinates:42.1, -92.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52342

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52342. 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 52342. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52342, 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:
Toledo, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52342 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52342 is located in central Iowa and covers a slightly higher 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 52342 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 52342 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,274
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,384
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 89.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,255
Median Household Income $42,059

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male95991341287683887399130130116936167353731
Female131971041546289928197127137119855878634679
Total2261962382821381721801541962572672351781191459883110

Gender

 Male 1,575 48%
 Female 1,699 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,831 86.5%
 Black Or African American 29 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 154 4.7%
 Asian 17 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 119 3.6%
 Two Or More Races 124 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2111112822318514110134
Renter2566515650232416
Total4617717927923516412550

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 683 54%
 Single Guardian 169 13%
 Singles 332 26%
 Singles With Roommate 71 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 860 69%
 Households with Kids 395 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male824251919331813163619252925232639241612
Female2735202621142324152015182526353643172310
Total3559454540474137315634435451586282413922

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52342 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52342 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52342 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52342 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52342 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52342 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,089 94.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 14 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 75 2.3%
 Nursing Facilities 64 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 584 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 360 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 311 22%
 Households Vacant 129 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Sale Only 17 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 64 17%
 2 Bedroom 205 55%
 3+ Bedroom 102 27%
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 $42,059 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52342 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. More commuters in 52342 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 828 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 704 30%
 No Earnings 808 35%
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 828 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 704 30%
 No Earnings 808 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,185 89.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 6.0%
 Worked at Home 59 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 142 15.6%
 High School Graduate 584 64.2%
 Associate's degree 67 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 75 8.3%
 Master's degree 37 4.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 427 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52342

ZIP Code 52342 is in the South Tama County Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52342.

South Tama County Middle School
201 South Green
Toledo, IA 52342
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Tama County Community School District

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