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ZIP Code 52577

Primary City:Oskaloosa, IA (View All Cities)
County: Mahaska County
Timezone: Central (3:20pm)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -92.7
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52577. 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 52577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52577, 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:
Oskaloosa, IA
Acceptable:
Keomah Village, Keomah Vlg
Unacceptable:
Evans, Wright

Stats and Demographics for the 52577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52577 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 52577 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52577 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,055
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,621
Median Home Value $101,700
Land Area 159.00 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,091
Median Household Income $44,045

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male522517498608611449421427425533519525380302240178162154
Female486455474475567433449404423504536506396334273250254365
Total1,0089729721,0831,1788828708318481,0371,0551,031776636513428416519

Gender

 Male 7,471 50%
 Female 7,584 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,211 94.4%
 Black Or African American 250 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.3%
 Asian 222 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 108 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 219 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner85490649883860556397198
Renter352404274305206136152144
Total4378949231,1881,066692549342

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,060 50%
 Single Guardian 874 14%
 Singles 1,804 30%
 Singles With Roommate 353 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,276 70%
 Households with Kids 1,815 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10510411399120969310210610910196102908797120134170128
Female868410510577104948991100102918992867210211699121
Total191188218204197200187191197209203187191182173169222250269249

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52577 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52577 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52577 real estate data, the median home value of $101,700 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 52577. Rentals in 52577 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,396 95.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 16 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 199 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 351 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 93 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,539 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,579 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,973 30%
 Households Vacant 530 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 218 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 93 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 3%
 1 Bedroom 733 35%
 2 Bedroom 760 36%
 3+ Bedroom 530 25%
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 $44,045 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52577 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 52577 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 4,451 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,965 33%
 No Earnings 3,591 30%
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 4,451 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,965 33%
 No Earnings 3,591 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,226 87%
 Public transportation 71 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 519 7%
 Worked at Home 345 5%
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 560 11%
 High School Graduate 2,940 60%
 Associate's degree 309 6%
 Bachelor's degree 795 16%
 Master's degree 156 3%
 Professional school degree 84 2%
 Doctorate degree 42 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,270 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 467 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52577

ZIP Code 52577 is in the Oskaloosa Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52577.

Oskaloosa Elementary School
1801 Orchard Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oskaloosa Community School District
Oskaloosa Middle School
1704 North 3rd St
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oskaloosa Community School District
Oskaloosa Preschool
508 South 7th
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oskaloosa Community School District
Oskaloosa High School
1816 North 3rd Extension
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oskaloosa Community School District
Oskaloosa Christian School
726 N E St
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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