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ZIP Code 52581

Primary City:Plano, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (1:45pm)
Coordinates:40.8, -93.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52581. 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 52581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52581, 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:
Plano, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52581 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 52581 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52581 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 305
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 178
Median Home Value $128,100
Land Area 37.94 sq mi
Water Area 1.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 142
Median Household Income $61,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6595579561113191415101133
Female27106858467161881911536
Total81219111312179121829372234211669

Gender

 Male 156 51%
 Female 149 49%
Gender

Race

 White 298 97.7%
 Black Or African American 6 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner088213328168
Renter34345100
Total31211253829168

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 84 59%
 Single Guardian 14 10%
 Singles 39 27%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 117 82%
 Households with Kids 25 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10410211123031130014
Female10011202223131113011
Total20421413346162243025

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52581 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52581 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 52581 real estate data, the median home value of $128,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52581. Rentals in 52581 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 305 100%
 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 50 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 72 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 11%
 Households Vacant 36 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 17 61%
 3+ Bedroom 11 39%
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 $61,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52581 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 52581 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 52581 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 251 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 107 23%
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 251 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 24%
 No Earnings 107 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 283 85.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.3%
 Worked at Home 48 14.5%
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 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 35 15%
 High School Graduate 144 62%
 Associate's degree 26 11%
 Bachelor's degree 17 7%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 40 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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