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ZIP Code 52356

Primary City:Wellman, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Coordinates:41.5, -91.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52356

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52356. 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 52356. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52356, 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:
Wellman, IA
Unacceptable:
Daytonville

Stats and Demographics for the 52356 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52356 is located in east 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 52356 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 small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52356 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,656
Population Density 30 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,132
Median Home Value $137,900
Land Area 89.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,050
Median Household Income $56,412

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8393931116264756698899690745740383321
Female9099105101535976668211810382815455414365
Total17319219821211512315113218020719917215511195797686

Gender

 Male 1,283 48%
 Female 1,373 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,584 97.3%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.5%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15821381821761086934
Renter1855413426212526
Total331371792162021299460

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 604 58%
 Single Guardian 91 9%
 Singles 313 30%
 Singles With Roommate 42 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 716 68%
 Households with Kids 334 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151818172421141915211416172522292923813
Female25142215192520211414222323232623232097
Total4032403243463440293536394048485252431720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52356 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 52356 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52356 real estate data, the median home value of $137,900 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 52356. Rentals in 52356 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52356 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,609 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 2%
 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 532 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 272 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 246 22%
 Households Vacant 82 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 32 15%
 2 Bedroom 72 34%
 3+ Bedroom 106 50%
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 $56,412 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52356 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 52356 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. Most commuters in 52356 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,075 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 617 27%
 No Earnings 563 25%
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 1,075 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 617 27%
 No Earnings 563 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,150 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 14 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 7%
 Worked at Home 184 13%
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 83 8.8%
 High School Graduate 665 70.5%
 Associate's degree 64 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 83 8.8%
 Master's degree 29 3.1%
 Professional school degree 16 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 487 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 138 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52356

ZIP Code 52356 is in the Mid-Prairie Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52356.

Wellman Elementary School
800 6th Ave
Wellman, IA 52356
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District
Mid-Prairie High School
1634 Hwy 22 East
Wellman, IA 52356
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District
Alterntive Learning Cent
707 4th St
Wellman, IA 52356
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mid-Prairie Community School District

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