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ZIP Code 52561

Primary City:Fremont, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mahaska County
Timezone: Central (1:46am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.23, -92.44
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52561

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52561. 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 52561. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52561, 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:
Fremont, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52561 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52561 is located in south 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 52561 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52561 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 962
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 417
Median Home Value $77,900
Land Area 34.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 386
Median Household Income $43,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male30463731272633263734373626172214118
Female273931223023313218343639191624131119
Total578568535749645855687375453346272227

Gender

 Male 498 52%
 Female 464 48%
Gender

Race

 White 950 98.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner841476154432914
Renter1315141514747
Total2156617668503321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 222 58%
 Single Guardian 50 13%
 Singles 95 25%
 Singles With Roommate 19 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 262 68%
 Households with Kids 124 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2115985910147751261113798
Female6728669810873670710238
Total81871714111818241514818131181391216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52561 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52561 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52561 real estate data, the median home value of $77,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52561 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52561 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52561 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 962 100%
 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 191 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 106 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 21%
 Households Vacant 31 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 4 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 19%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 25%
 2 Bedroom 30 39%
 3+ Bedroom 27 36%
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 $43,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52561 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 52561 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 234 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 31%
 No Earnings 210 33%
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 234 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 198 31%
 No Earnings 210 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 332 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 7%
 Worked at Home 8 2%
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 28 9.7%
 High School Graduate 187 64.7%
 Associate's degree 46 15.9%
 Bachelor's degree 22 7.6%
 Master's degree 4 1.4%
 Professional school degree 2 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 186 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52561

ZIP Code 52561 is in the Eddyville-Blakesburg Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52561.

Fremont Elementary
525 East Main St
Fremont, IA 52561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eddyville-Blakesburg Community School District

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