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ZIP Code 50475

Primary City:Sheffield, IA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Central (6:36pm)
Coordinates:42.9, -93.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50475

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50475. 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 50475. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50475, 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:
Sheffield, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50475 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50475 is located in north 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 50475 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50475 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,757
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 760
Median Home Value $85,100
Land Area 89.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 701
Median Household Income $47,986

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56742109
5-94656102
10-147065135
15-196047107
20-24393877
25-29483280
30-34464894
35-39393473
40-444961110
45-497565140
50-546461125
55-597861139
60-644659105
65-69454287
70-74314273
75-79273057
80-84284573
85 Plus244771

Gender

 Male 882 50%
 Female 875 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,726 98.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 17 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491726
25-34652186
35-44781189
45-5412127148
55-6411915134
65-74966102
75-84631073
85 Plus36743

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 437 62%
 Single Guardian 56 8%
 Singles 181 26%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 500 71%
 Households with Kids 201 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
120424
2131629
314923
415520
511920
611819
761420
881321
9101222
10121729
1115722
12121022
13121527
14191635
1591423
16151126
1717825
188816
1911617
206713

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50475 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 50475 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50475 real estate data, the median home value of $85,100 is low 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 50475. Rentals in 50475 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50475 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,717 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 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 317 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 270 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 114 15%
 Households Vacant 59 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 5 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 54 43%
 3+ Bedroom 73 57%
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 $47,986 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50475 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. More commuters in 50475 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 553 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 23%
 No Earnings 479 36%
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 553 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 23%
 No Earnings 479 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 706 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 4%
 Worked at Home 41 5%
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 52 9.6%
 High School Graduate 342 63.3%
 Associate's degree 80 14.8%
 Bachelor's degree 54 10.0%
 Master's degree 10 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 357 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50475

ZIP Code 50475 is in the West Fork Csd School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50475.

West Fork Elementary Sheffield
504 Park St
Sheffield, IA 50475
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Fork Csd School District
West Fork High School
453 North 5th St
Sheffield, IA 50475
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Fork Csd School District

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