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ZIP Code 52637

Primary City:Mediapolis, IA (View All Cities)
County: Des Moines County
Timezone: Central (5:51pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -91.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52637

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52637. 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 52637. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52637, 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:
Mediapolis, IA
Unacceptable:
Kingston, Kossuth, Northfield

Stats and Demographics for the 52637 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52637 is located in southeast 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 52637 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52637 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,449
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,052
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 66.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 975
Median Household Income $47,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8281961004968726888878791715839352431
Female686186836467616990789794555453464353
Total15014218218311313513313717816518418512611292816784

Gender

 Male 1,227 50%
 Female 1,222 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,412 98.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22921311581641158046
Renter152737352014145
Total371191681931841299451

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 519 53%
 Single Guardian 127 13%
 Singles 290 30%
 Singles With Roommate 39 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 660 68%
 Households with Kids 315 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121714181210212216171722241621341422911
Female1712101520109517131519231620151820107
Total2929243332203027333032414732414932421918

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52637 has a small 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 52637 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52637 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 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 52637. Rentals in 52637 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52637 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,369 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 3%
 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 464 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 344 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 167 16%
 Households Vacant 77 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 22 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 21 11%
 2 Bedroom 109 60%
 3+ Bedroom 50 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 $47,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52637 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 52637 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 761 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 23%
 No Earnings 706 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 761 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 23%
 No Earnings 706 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 994 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 3%
 Worked at Home 67 6%
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 110 13%
 High School Graduate 530 62%
 Associate's degree 77 9%
 Bachelor's degree 108 13%
 Master's degree 20 2%
 Professional school degree 13 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 361 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52637

ZIP Code 52637 is in the Mediapolis Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52637.

Mediapolis Elementary School
725 North Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mediapolis Community School District
Middle School
725 North Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mediapolis Community School District
Mediapolis High School
725 North Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mediapolis Community School District

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