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ZIP Code 52656

Primary City:West Point, IA (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (6:18pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -91.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52656

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52656. 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 52656. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52656, 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 Point, IA
Unacceptable:
Saint Paul

Stats and Demographics for the 52656 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52656 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 52656 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52656 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,359
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,054
Median Home Value $110,100
Land Area 95.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,007
Median Household Income $62,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male69676974516560656899130107945940342828
Female5062806238544267699711093865543444456
Total1191291491368911910213213719624020018011483787284

Gender

 Male 1,207 51%
 Female 1,152 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,347 99.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8771182051971129041
Renter153522322281213
Total2311214023721912010254

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 614 61%
 Single Guardian 87 9%
 Singles 265 26%
 Singles With Roommate 41 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 738 73%
 Households with Kids 269 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12101591013161991312161810191117151211
Female106141415616151019101516201216141285
Total2216292325193234193222313430312731272016

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52656 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 52656 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 52656 real estate data, the median home value of $110,100 is slightly less than average 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 52656. Rentals in 52656 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52656 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,330 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 29 1%
 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 410 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 438 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 15%
 Households Vacant 47 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 4 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 27 22%
 2 Bedroom 48 39%
 3+ Bedroom 49 40%
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 $62,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52656 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. 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 52656 can expect to fall in that range. 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 951 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 21%
 No Earnings 594 30%
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 951 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 21%
 No Earnings 594 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,111 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 3%
 Worked at Home 40 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 64 7%
 High School Graduate 697 78%
 Associate's degree 67 8%
 Bachelor's degree 39 4%
 Master's degree 14 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 173 51%
 Enrolled in Private School 129 38%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52656

ZIP Code 52656 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52656.

Holy Trinity Elementary School
413 Avenue C
West Point, IA 52656
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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