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ZIP Code 50046

Primary City:Cambridge, IA (View All Cities)
County: Story County
Timezone: Central (1:50pm)
Coordinates:41.89, -93.54
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50046

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50046. 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 50046. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50046, 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:
Cambridge, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50046 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50046 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 50046 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50046 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,524
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 619
Median Home Value $154,900
Land Area 46.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 570
Median Household Income $65,781

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55556111
5-95373126
10-146547112
15-19534497
20-24363167
25-29373572
30-34475299
35-39485199
40-446154115
45-496269131
50-546051111
55-596153114
60-64444993
65-69264167
70-74282149
75-7912921
80-8481523
85 Plus51217

Gender

 Male 761 50%
 Female 763 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,484 97.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 11 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-245813
25-34631477
35-449913112
45-5411419133
55-6410810118
65-7462870
75-8425833
85 Plus11314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 378 66%
 Single Guardian 51 9%
 Singles 108 19%
 Singles With Roommate 33 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 365 64%
 Households with Kids 205 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121123
2111021
3141125
4101626
561420
671118
7201535
8121931
981422
10161228
1112921
1213720
13131124
1411819
157815
1615823
17101323
18141024
197512
209312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50046 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50046 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50046 real estate data, the median home value of $154,900 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 50046. Rentals in 50046 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50046 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,524 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 347 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 83 13%
 Households Vacant 49 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 13 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 33 42%
 2 Bedroom 10 13%
 3+ Bedroom 35 45%
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 $65,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50046 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 50046 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 533 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 23%
 No Earnings 281 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 533 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 241 23%
 No Earnings 281 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 643 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2%
 Worked at Home 62 9%
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 35 7%
 High School Graduate 237 51%
 Associate's degree 39 8%
 Bachelor's degree 111 24%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 18 4%
 Doctorate degree 17 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50046

ZIP Code 50046 is in the Ballard Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50046.

East Elementary
505 West Fourth St
Cambridge, IA 50046
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballard Community School District

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