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ZIP Code 50070

Post Office City:Dexter, IA (View All Cities)
County: Dallas County
Timezone: Central (6:57pm)
Coordinates:41.5, -94.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50070

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 50070. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 50070 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Dexter, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50070 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 50070 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50070 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,489
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 734
Median Home Value $120,300
Land Area 65.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 607
Median Household Income $67,895

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5454388
5-95750107
10-146159120
15-19473784
20-24293059
25-29464086
30-34454994
35-39465197
40-445558113
45-496645111
50-546661127
55-595957116
60-64543892
65-69282957
70-74322254
75-7962228
80-84181230
85 Plus91726

Gender

 Male 769 52%
 Female 720 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,465 98.4%
 Black Or African American 9 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2410717
25-34742296
35-448222104
45-5412115136
55-6411013123
65-7470373
75-8434438
85 Plus13720

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 366 60%
 Single Guardian 76 13%
 Singles 138 23%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 411 68%
 Households with Kids 196 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112416
2141125
36814
47815
513518
6111021
7141327
8121123
971118
10141327
11121224
12101727
13201131
145611
1513922
168917
1713821
188614
195510
20369

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50070 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50070 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50070 real estate data, the median home value of $120,300 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 50070. Rentals in 50070 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Dexter, IA house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,489 100%
 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 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 167 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 13%
 Households Vacant 127 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 10.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 12 9.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 48.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 28.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 52 47%
 2 Bedroom 27 25%
 3+ Bedroom 31 28%
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 $67,895 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50070 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. In 50070 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 622 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 246 22%
 No Earnings 262 23%
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 622 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 246 22%
 No Earnings 262 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 745 93.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 3.1%
 Worked at Home 28 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 50070 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 37 3.6%
 High School Graduate 611 59.8%
 Associate's degree 156 15.3%
 Bachelor's degree 177 17.3%
 Master's degree 30 2.9%
 Professional school degree 8 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 258 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 16.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50070

ZIP Code 50070 is in the West Central Valley Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50070.

Dexter Elementary School
803 Washington St
Dexter, IA 50070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Central Valley Community School District

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