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ZIP Code 50062

Primary City:Melcher-dallas, IA (View All Cities)
County: Marion County
Timezone: Central (6:57pm)
Coordinates:41.24, -93.25
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50062. 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 50062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50062, 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:
Melcher-dallas, IA
Acceptable:
Dallas, Melcher Dal

Stats and Demographics for the 50062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50062 is located in south 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 50062 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 50062 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 741
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 313
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 30.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 287
Median Household Income $35,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5262551
5-9222345
10-14241640
15-19273057
20-24191837
25-29202040
30-34121426
35-39251641
40-44232548
45-49273461
50-54293463
55-59372865
60-64212546
65-69231639
70-74172037
75-79111526
80-8410515
85 Plus224

Gender

 Male 375 51%
 Female 366 49%
Gender

Race

 White 718 96.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24729
25-3424125
35-4446753
45-54481058
55-6457259
65-7447249
75-8429130
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 188 66%
 Single Guardian 28 10%
 Singles 60 21%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 198 69%
 Households with Kids 89 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17815
2336
3729
46713
58412
610414
7336
8178
9055
10336
11639
12538
13527
145510
154711
16437
17369
185914
1911516
20448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50062 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50062 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50062 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50062 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50062 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 741 100%
 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 176 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 86 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 8%
 Households Vacant 26 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 6 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 70%
 2 Bedroom 3 15%
 3+ Bedroom 3 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 $35,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50062 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. 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 50062. 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 150 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 30%
 No Earnings 243 44%
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 150 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 165 30%
 No Earnings 243 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 220 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 6%
 Worked at Home 14 6%
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 26 11%
 High School Graduate 170 72%
 Associate's degree 14 6%
 Bachelor's degree 15 6%
 Master's degree 11 5%
 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 82 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50062

ZIP Code 50062 is in the Melcher-Dallas Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50062.

Melcher-Dallas Elementary
1003 East Park St
Dallas, IA 50062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Melcher-Dallas Community School District

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