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ZIP Code 52601

Primary City:Burlington, IA (View All Cities)
County: Des Moines County
Timezone: Central (2:07am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -91.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52601. 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 52601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52601, 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:
Burlington, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52601 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 52601 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52601 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,723
Population Density 268 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,740
Median Home Value $89,000
Land Area 110.87 sq mi
Water Area 9.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,618
Median Household Income $40,243

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0379549459547519408818318841,0511,1001,006919690486394299266
Female9479879148887901,0178448458561,1191,0581,058964717620563508640
Total1,9841,9411,8591,8421,5411,9571,7251,6761,7402,1702,1582,0641,8831,4071,106957807906

Gender

 Male 14,388 48%
 Female 15,335 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,580 89.4%
 Black Or African American 1,854 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.3%
 Asian 220 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 193 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 781 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1439401,2561,8201,9711,355964412
Renter424903579644425272277233
Total5671,8431,8352,4642,3961,6271,241645

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,648 45%
 Single Guardian 2,260 18%
 Singles 3,945 31%
 Singles With Roommate 765 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,915 71%
 Households with Kids 3,703 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male207216226201202176199185192188187196175199200189206174185190
Female190188216175204180192203208193174190191166170196180172170151
Total397404442376406356391388400381361386366365370385386346355341

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52601 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 52601 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52601 real estate data, the median home value of $89,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,206 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 132 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 235 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 44 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,305 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,556 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,757 27%
 Households Vacant 1,122 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 431 38.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.5%
 For Sale Only 186 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 118 10.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 320 28.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 117 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,032 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,700 46%
 3+ Bedroom 835 23%
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 $40,243 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52601 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. The commute in 52601 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 9,026 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,110 26%
 No Earnings 8,770 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 9,026 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,110 26%
 No Earnings 8,770 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,462 94.2%
 Public transportation 56 0.4%
 Taxicab 82 0.6%
 Motorcycle 49 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 290 2.2%
 Worked at Home 286 2.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 913 9.3%
 High School Graduate 5,945 60.8%
 Associate's degree 842 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,324 13.5%
 Master's degree 483 4.9%
 Professional school degree 190 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 76 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,760 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 488 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 758 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52601

ZIP Code 52601 is in the Burlington Community School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52601.

Black Hawk Elementary School
2804 South 14th St
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
Corse Elementary School
700 South Starr St
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
James Madison Middle School
3000 Mason Rd
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
James Wilson Grimes School
800 South St
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
North Hill Elementary School
825 North 9th St
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
Aldo Leopold Middle School
3075 Sunnyside
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
Sunnyside Elementary School
2040 Sunnyside Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Burlington Community School District
Burlington Community High School
421 Terrace Dr
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Burlington Community School District
Burlington Alternative School
2132 Madison Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Burlington Community School District
Burlington Notre Dame Catholic Elementary
700 S Roosevelt Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Burlington Notre Dame Jr/Sr High School
702 S Roosevelt Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Great River Christian School
426 Harrison Ave
Burlington, IA 52601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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