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ZIP Code 52742

Primary City:De Witt, IA (View All Cities)
County: Clinton County
Timezone: Central (7:44am)
Area code: 563 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -90.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52742

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52742. 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 52742. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52742, 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:
De Witt, IA
Unacceptable:
Dewitt

Stats and Demographics for the 52742 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52742 is located in east 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 52742 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52742 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,618
Population Density 65 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,180
Median Home Value $148,400
Land Area 117.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,040
Median Household Income $64,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male234275287296169172228198281341280261195146131886165
Female220251286255190157235231273324292262209159159151113143
Total454526573551359329463429554665572523404305290239174208

Gender

 Male 3,708 49%
 Female 3,910 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,430 97.5%
 Black Or African American 46 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 36 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2223340856145032522681
Renter8514810811492506968
Total107381516675542375295149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,757 58%
 Single Guardian 358 12%
 Singles 800 26%
 Singles With Roommate 125 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,026 67%
 Households with Kids 1,014 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4142526058495659535655595067636067594726
Female3747454246395951565156486566566259443437
Total788997102104881151101091071111071151331191221261038163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52742 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 52742 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 52742 real estate data, the median home value of $148,400 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 52742. Rentals in 52742 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52742 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,517 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.7%
 Other Institutional 7 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,565 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 741 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 734 23%
 Households Vacant 140 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 34 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 6%
 1 Bedroom 184 27%
 2 Bedroom 357 52%
 3+ Bedroom 103 15%
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 $64,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52742 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 52742 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 2,655 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,835 30%
 No Earnings 1,679 27%
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 2,655 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,835 30%
 No Earnings 1,679 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,565 91%
 Public transportation 54 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 4%
 Worked at Home 159 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 52742 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 86 3.5%
 High School Graduate 1,480 60.8%
 Associate's degree 249 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 445 18.3%
 Master's degree 117 4.8%
 Professional school degree 40 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,472 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52742

ZIP Code 52742 is in the Central Clinton Community School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52742.

Ekstrand Elementary School
1140 15th St
De Witt, IA 52742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Clinton Community School District
Central Intermediate School
1010 4th Ave East
Dewitt, IA 52742
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Clinton Community School District
Central High School
519 East 11th St
De Witt, IA 52742
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Clinton Community School District
Central Middle School
425 East 11th St
De Witt, IA 52742
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Central Clinton Community School District
Central Alternative Program
519 East 11th St
De Witt, IA 52742
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Clinton Community School District
St Joseph Catholic School
417 6th Ave
De Witt, IA 52742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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