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ZIP Code 50541

Primary City:Gilmore City, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:41pm)
Coordinates:42.7, -94.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50541

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50541. 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 50541. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50541, 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:
Gilmore City, IA
Unacceptable:
Pioneer

Stats and Demographics for the 50541 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50541 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 50541 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50541 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 872
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 454
Median Home Value $56,100
Land Area 91.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 390
Median Household Income $44,412

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5284068
5-9262450
10-14183250
15-19292655
20-24211435
25-29192746
30-34301949
35-39202242
40-44212041
45-49452974
50-54414081
55-59403272
60-64222850
65-69272148
70-74211839
75-79101727
80-8481523
85 Plus111122

Gender

 Male 437 50%
 Female 435 50%
Gender

Race

 White 846 97.0%
 Black Or African American 7 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 8 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461117
25-34351954
35-4434539
45-54712293
55-64661379
65-7446955
75-8432335
85 Plus15318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 202 52%
 Single Guardian 44 11%
 Singles 127 33%
 Singles With Roommate 17 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 291 75%
 Households with Kids 99 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
141014
261218
37714
48614
5347
65510
73710
89211
96612
10156
11279
124812
136410
145813
157714
16358
176612
1810515
19336
20639

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50541 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50541 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50541 real estate data, the median home value of $56,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50541 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50541 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50541 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 872 100%
 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 132 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 173 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 85 19%
 Households Vacant 64 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 31%
 2 Bedroom 27 36%
 3+ Bedroom 25 33%
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 $44,412 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50541 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 50541 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 297 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 23%
 No Earnings 208 32%
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 297 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 154 23%
 No Earnings 208 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 342 84%
 Public transportation 7 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 6%
 Worked at Home 32 8%
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 18 6%
 High School Graduate 177 60%
 Associate's degree 57 19%
 Bachelor's degree 34 12%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 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 97 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50541

ZIP Code 50541 is in the Gilmore City-Bradgate Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50541.

Gilmore City Elementary School
402 SE East Ave
Gilmore City, IA 50541
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilmore City-Bradgate Community School District
Gilmore City-Bradgate Middle School
402 SE East Ave
Gilmore City, IA 50541
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gilmore City-Bradgate Community School District

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