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ZIP Code 50170

Primary City:Monroe, IA (View All Cities)
County: Jasper County
Timezone: Central (7:35pm)
Coordinates:41.5, -93.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50170

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50170. 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 50170. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50170, 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:
Monroe, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50170 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50170 is located in central 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 50170 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50170 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,745
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,226
Median Home Value $133,500
Land Area 88.02 sq mi
Water Area 1.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,131
Median Household Income $56,027

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58965154
5-910498202
10-148686172
15-1910589194
20-246568133
25-299274166
30-346667133
35-398891179
40-449186177
45-4910099199
50-54126100226
55-5995116211
60-649181172
65-695873131
70-744556101
75-79414687
80-84273865
85 Plus133043

Gender

 Male 1,382 50%
 Female 1,363 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,707 98.6%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 13 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24103343
25-3411146157
35-4415736193
45-5419148239
55-6419928227
65-7412313136
75-848914103
85 Plus27633

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 698 62%
 Single Guardian 123 11%
 Singles 262 23%
 Singles With Roommate 48 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 773 68%
 Households with Kids 358 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1172239
222931
3161127
4191130
5161531
6212142
7311849
8152641
9211839
10142236
11161733
12171431
13271643
14121729
15191534
16252348
17331851
18192443
199918
2091019

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50170 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50170 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50170 real estate data, the median home value of $133,500 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 50170. Rentals in 50170 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50170 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,745 100%
 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 565 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 342 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 224 18%
 Households Vacant 95 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 26 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 7%
 1 Bedroom 94 27%
 2 Bedroom 94 27%
 3+ Bedroom 133 38%
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 $56,027 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50170 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. Most commuters in 50170 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,121 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 25%
 No Earnings 549 25%
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 1,121 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 562 25%
 No Earnings 549 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,429 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 2%
 Worked at Home 71 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 122 12.2%
 High School Graduate 628 62.5%
 Associate's degree 108 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 120 12.0%
 Master's degree 9 0.9%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 13 1.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 522 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50170

ZIP Code 50170 is in the Pcm Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50170.

Monroe Elementary School
400 North Jasper
Monroe, IA 50170
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pcm Community School District
Pcm High School
400 East Hwy 163
Monroe, IA 50170
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pcm Community School District

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