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ZIP Code 52640

Primary City:Morning Sun, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:46am)
Coordinates:41.1, -91.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52640

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52640. 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 52640. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52640, 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:
Morning Sun, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52640 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 52640 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52640 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,447
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 607
Median Home Value $91,200
Land Area 72.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $55,529

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male596471542039514338624845413527181713
Female405040373143505131544745383533272030
Total9911411191518210194691169590797060453743

Gender

 Male 745 51%
 Female 702 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 97.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2705710287674620
Renter425181387104
Total6957511595745624

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 60%
 Single Guardian 71 13%
 Singles 128 24%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 357 66%
 Households with Kids 183 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8181014127181891791616131210141359
Female11106812131168591187910114311
Total192816222420292417221827242021202517820

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52640 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 52640 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52640 real estate data, the median home value of $91,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52640 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,410 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 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 274 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 177 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 15%
 Households Vacant 67 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 5%
 2 Bedroom 36 48%
 3+ Bedroom 35 47%
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 $55,529 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52640 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. A higher percentage of people in 52640 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 52640 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 588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 29%
 No Earnings 297 24%
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 588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 29%
 No Earnings 297 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 674 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 3%
 Worked at Home 135 16%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 52640 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 22 4%
 High School Graduate 362 66%
 Associate's degree 56 10%
 Bachelor's degree 85 16%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 12 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 295 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52640

ZIP Code 52640 is in the Morning Sun Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52640.

Morning Sun Elementary School
311 Division St
Morning Sun, IA 52640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morning Sun Community School District

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