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ZIP Code 50561

Primary City:Lytton, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (4:22pm)
Coordinates:42.4, -94.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50561

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50561. 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 50561. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50561, 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:
Lytton, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50561 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50561 is located in west 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 50561 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 large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50561 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 520
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 256
Median Home Value $63,300
Land Area 46.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 233
Median Household Income $57,059

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131629
5-9112031
10-1416925
15-19241438
20-2471017
25-29171330
30-34141327
35-39141327
40-44141731
45-49172138
50-54282149
55-59271744
60-64172138
65-6991019
70-7412820
75-7991120
80-8481220
85 Plus61117

Gender

 Male 263 51%
 Female 257 49%
Gender

Race

 White 517 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24268
25-34181129
35-4424933
45-5437946
55-6440747
65-7423225
75-8424731
85 Plus11314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 51%
 Single Guardian 22 9%
 Singles 78 33%
 Singles With Roommate 14 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 175 75%
 Households with Kids 58 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1426
2336
3178
4145
5257
6235
7347
8246
9246
10538
11336
12213
13415
14213
15358
16347
179211
18336
19606
20145

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50561 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50561 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50561 real estate data, the median home value of $63,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50561 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50561 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50561 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 520 100%
 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 82 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 97 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 54 21%
 Households Vacant 23 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 74%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 4%
 2 Bedroom 11 23%
 3+ Bedroom 35 73%
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 $57,059 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50561 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 50561 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 50561 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 252 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 28%
 No Earnings 118 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 252 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 145 28%
 No Earnings 118 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 293 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 4%
 Worked at Home 53 15%
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 15 7%
 High School Graduate 103 50%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 73 35%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 64 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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