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ZIP Code 50585

Post Office City:Sioux Rapids, IA (View All Cities)
County: Buena Vista County
Timezone: Central (6:08am)
Coordinates:42.9, -95.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50585

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 50585. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 50585 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:
Sioux Rapids, IA
Unacceptable:
Cornell

Stats and Demographics for the 50585 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50585 is located in northwest 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 50585 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50585 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,176
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 568
Median Home Value $74,000
Land Area 63.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 491
Median Household Income $38,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5433275
5-9382967
10-14415394
15-19443983
20-24311041
25-29342660
30-34393473
35-39312758
40-44363369
45-49293665
50-545744101
55-59425092
60-64454287
65-69302858
70-74181735
75-79192342
80-84132134
85 Plus142842

Gender

 Male 604 51%
 Female 572 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,120 95.2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 41 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411314
25-34343670
35-44602080
45-54801393
55-648418102
65-7457764
75-8435944
85 Plus20424

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 249 51%
 Single Guardian 61 12%
 Singles 158 32%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 347 71%
 Households with Kids 144 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14913
213922
37613
411415
59817
671017
77411
87310
98412
10121325
116511
1241115
13131023
1461420
158412
1611920
17111425
1810818
19448
20224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50585 has a slightly less than average 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 50585 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50585 real estate data, the median home value of $74,000 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 50585. Rentals in 50585 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50585 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Sioux Rapids, IA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,150 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 26 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 207 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 120 21%
 Households Vacant 77 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 5%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 5%
 1 Bedroom 12 13%
 2 Bedroom 41 45%
 3+ Bedroom 34 37%
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 $38,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50585 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. More commuters in 50585 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 268 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 229 32%
 No Earnings 227 31%
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 268 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 229 32%
 No Earnings 227 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 396 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 3%
 Worked at Home 32 7%
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 54 8.0%
 High School Graduate 430 63.3%
 Associate's degree 102 15.0%
 Bachelor's degree 70 10.3%
 Master's degree 16 2.4%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 182 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50585

ZIP Code 50585 is in the Sioux Central Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50585.

Sioux Central Elementary School
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sioux Central Community School District
Sioux Central Middle School
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sioux Central Community School District
Sioux Central High School
4440 U.s. Hwy 71
Sioux Rapids, IA 50585
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sioux Central Community School District

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