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ZIP Code 52544

Primary City:Centerville, IA (View All Cities)
County: Appanoose County
Timezone: Central (6:28pm)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -92.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52544

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52544. 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 52544. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52544, 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:
Centerville, IA
Acceptable:
Numa, Rathbun

Stats and Demographics for the 52544 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52544 is located in south 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 52544 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52544 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,847
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,949
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 137.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,467
Median Household Income $38,317

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26924624026921919418820022830930223821819012011911387
Female219241247257218216191229219316272262281191186185156212
Total488487487526437410379429447625574500499381306304269299

Gender

 Male 3,749 48%
 Female 4,098 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,625 97.2%
 Black Or African American 52 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.3%
 Asian 30 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 95 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner38214309481457333290121
Renter14819419220116311711099
Total186408501682620450400220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,543 45%
 Single Guardian 537 15%
 Singles 1,210 35%
 Singles With Roommate 177 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,512 72%
 Households with Kids 955 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6153495336674346544931525949575261673252
Female5246374555524447435251474354514455545351
Total1139986989111987939710182991021031089611612185103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52544 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 52544 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52544 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low 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 52544. Rentals in 52544 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52544 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,721 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,211 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,032 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,224 31%
 Households Vacant 482 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 68 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 216 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 4%
 1 Bedroom 360 32%
 2 Bedroom 491 43%
 3+ Bedroom 239 21%
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 $38,317 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52544 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 52544 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 2,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,606 26%
 No Earnings 2,176 36%
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 2,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,606 26%
 No Earnings 2,176 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,007 88.4%
 Public transportation 13 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 199 5.8%
 Worked at Home 172 5.1%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 395 15.7%
 High School Graduate 1,431 56.9%
 Associate's degree 194 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 377 15.0%
 Master's degree 70 2.8%
 Professional school degree 43 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,196 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 157 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52544

ZIP Code 52544 is in the Centerville Community School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52544.

Central Ward Elementary School
320 Drake Ave
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Garfield Elementary School
505 East Walsh St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Lakeview Elementary 4-5-6 School
1800 South 11th St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Lincoln Elementary School
603 North 10th St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Centerville Early Childhood Special Ed
838 South 18th
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Centerville Community Preschool Bldg
838 South 18th St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Centerville Community School District
Centerville High School
600 Chs Dr
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Centerville Community School District
Howar Junior High School
850 South Park St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Centerville Community School District
Chs Appanoose County Campus
400 East Green St
Centerville, IA 52544
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Centerville Community School District

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