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ZIP Code 52655

Primary City:West Burlington, IA (View All Cities)
County: Des Moines County
Timezone: Central (8:10am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.85, -91.21
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52655

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52655. 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 52655. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52655, 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:
West Burlington, IA
Acceptable:
W Burlington
Unacceptable:
Prairie Grove

Stats and Demographics for the 52655 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52655 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 52655 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52655 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,219
Population Density 257 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,069
Median Home Value $102,800
Land Area 16.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,888
Median Household Income $43,207

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1211081321291149611111512613617116813412393634130
Female13812112699122109109103122165176173174125102997867
Total25922925822823620522021824830134734130824819516211997

Gender

 Male 2,011 48%
 Female 2,208 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,895 92.3%
 Black Or African American 137 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 55 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 31 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 87 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811117829030924817756
Renter7196868579363315
Total8920726437538828421071

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 898 48%
 Single Guardian 295 16%
 Singles 603 32%
 Singles With Roommate 92 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,409 75%
 Households with Kids 479 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2120203027241027203022252827231923333127
Female2829293026243619162429272224171825231622
Total4949496053484646365451525051403748564749

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52655 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52655 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52655 real estate data, the median home value of $102,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52655 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52655 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52655 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,164 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 13 0.3%
 Other Institutional 3 0.1%
 College Student Housing 39 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 706 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 681 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 501 24%
 Households Vacant 181 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 102 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 20 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 215 44%
 2 Bedroom 173 36%
 3+ Bedroom 99 20%
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 $43,207 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52655 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 52655 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 52655 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 1,496 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 915 26%
 No Earnings 1,114 32%
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 1,496 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 915 26%
 No Earnings 1,114 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,878 90.5%
 Public transportation 11 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 146 7.0%
 Worked at Home 34 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 52655 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 48 3.5%
 High School Graduate 998 72.5%
 Associate's degree 139 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 138 10.0%
 Master's degree 46 3.3%
 Professional school degree 6 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 508 59.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 105 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 236 27.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52655

ZIP Code 52655 is in the West Burlington Independent School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52655.

West Burlington Elementary School
545 Ramsey St
West Burlington, IA 52655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Burlington Independent School District
West Burlington Junior High School
408 West Van Weiss Blvd
West Burlington, IA 52655
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Burlington Independent School District
West Burlington High School
408 West Van Weiss Blvd
West Burlington, IA 52655
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Burlington Independent School District

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