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ZIP Code 52591

Primary City:Sigourney, IA (View All Cities)
County: Keokuk County
Timezone: Central (10:10am)
Coordinates:41.3, -92.2
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52591

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52591. 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 52591. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52591, 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:
Sigourney, IA
Unacceptable:
Lancaster

Stats and Demographics for the 52591 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52591 is located in southeast 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 52591 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52591 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,028
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,423
Median Home Value $84,900
Land Area 126.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,270
Median Household Income $39,741

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male76112101937278728175129124112807078574135
Female7079921075877746185121124968782728253122
Total14619119320013015514614216025024820816715215013994157

Gender

 Male 1,486 49%
 Female 1,542 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,982 98.5%
 Black Or African American 18 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119612522418417013661
Renter3157414833132119
Total4215316627221718315780

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 688 54%
 Single Guardian 149 12%
 Singles 377 30%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 921 73%
 Households with Kids 349 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1510171718202225271726152518231418142416
Female1519121218152213112214202313292720201115
Total3029292936354438383940354831524138343531

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52591 has a slightly less than average 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 52591 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52591 real estate data, the median home value of $84,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52591. Rentals in 52591 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52591 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,919 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 3.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 540 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 467 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 263 18%
 Households Vacant 153 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 28 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 128 42%
 2 Bedroom 93 31%
 3+ Bedroom 81 27%
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 $39,741 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52591 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 52591 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 1,094 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 495 20%
 No Earnings 918 37%
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 1,094 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 495 20%
 No Earnings 918 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,260 91.0%
 Public transportation 11 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 3.0%
 Worked at Home 72 5.2%
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 134 12%
 High School Graduate 712 65%
 Associate's degree 125 11%
 Bachelor's degree 56 5%
 Master's degree 20 2%
 Professional school degree 47 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 505 95.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52591

ZIP Code 52591 is in the Sigourney Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52591.

Sigourney Elementary
509 South Jefferson
Sigourney, IA 52591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sigourney Community School District
Sigourney Preschool
300 West Kelly St
Sigourney, IA 52591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sigourney Community School District
New Directions Learning Center
907 East Pleasant Valley
Sigourney, IA 52591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sigourney Community School District
Sigourney Jr-Sr High School
907 East Pleasant Valley
Sigourney, IA 52591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sigourney Community School District
Esigourney Academy for Leadership
907 East Pleasant Valley
Sigourney, IA 52591
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sigourney Community School District

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