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ZIP Code 50028

Primary City:Baxter, IA (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: Central (4:47pm)
Coordinates:41.82, -93.15
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50028. 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 50028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50028, 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:
Baxter, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50028 is located in central 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 50028 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50028 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,681
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 689
Median Home Value $117,700
Land Area 44.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 653
Median Household Income $58,214

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55259111
5-95364117
10-147663139
15-196453117
20-24433376
25-29343569
30-34495099
35-395155106
40-445261113
45-497070140
50-546262124
55-596058118
60-645448102
65-69413879
70-74233053
75-79232346
80-84222244
85 Plus101828

Gender

 Male 839 50%
 Female 842 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,651 98.2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111728
25-34523486
35-4410124125
45-5411325138
55-6410513118
65-74681684
75-84401959
85 Plus10515

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 381 58%
 Single Guardian 95 15%
 Singles 149 23%
 Singles With Roommate 28 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 418 64%
 Households with Kids 235 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181119
2111021
39716
4142337
5171330
671219
761723
88917
9151328
10141125
11141529
12201333
1315722
14131730
15121123
16161026
17151631
18121426
199211
2011516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50028 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 50028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50028 real estate data, the median home value of $117,700 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 50028. Rentals in 50028 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,645 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 2%
 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 325 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 175 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 153 22%
 Households Vacant 36 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 7%
 2 Bedroom 76 53%
 3+ Bedroom 58 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 $58,214 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50028 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. However, that is not the case in 50028. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 587 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 19%
 No Earnings 422 34%
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 587 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 233 19%
 No Earnings 422 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 632 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3%
 Worked at Home 45 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 36 7%
 High School Graduate 353 65%
 Associate's degree 71 13%
 Bachelor's degree 69 13%
 Master's degree 16 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 299 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50028

ZIP Code 50028 is in the Baxter Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50028.

Baxter Elementary School
202 East State
Baxter, IA 50028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baxter Community School District
Baxter High School
202 East State
Baxter, IA 50028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baxter Community School District

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