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ZIP Code 50590

Primary City:Swea City, IA (View All Cities)
County: Kossuth County
Timezone: Central (9:03am)
Area code: 515 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -94.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50590

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50590. 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 50590. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50590, 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:
Swea City, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50590 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50590 is located in north 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 50590 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50590 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 879
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 479
Median Home Value $59,800
Land Area 78.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 402
Median Household Income $41,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5271441
5-9143145
10-14303464
15-19313768
20-24201333
25-29142034
30-34181634
35-39141327
40-44252752
45-49393170
50-54414586
55-59363268
60-64292958
65-69212041
70-74242145
75-79193049
80-84121931
85 Plus201333

Gender

 Male 434 49%
 Female 445 51%
Gender

Race

 White 860 97.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2481321
25-34161733
35-44361046
45-54741589
55-64621577
65-7450555
75-8450454
85 Plus27027

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 206 51%
 Single Guardian 42 10%
 Singles 134 33%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 308 77%
 Households with Kids 94 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2549
3448
4527
5369
6178
73710
86511
9167
106511
119615
12279
136612
1471017
158816
166511
17189
1881422
198210
20325

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50590 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50590 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50590 real estate data, the median home value of $59,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50590 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50590 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50590 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 879 100%
 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 133 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 190 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 79 16%
 Households Vacant 77 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 34%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 3%
 2 Bedroom 40 55%
 3+ Bedroom 31 42%
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 $41,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50590 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 50590 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 340 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 24%
 No Earnings 234 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 340 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 182 24%
 No Earnings 234 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 417 88.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 5.5%
 Worked at Home 24 5.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 22 8%
 High School Graduate 180 67%
 Associate's degree 16 6%
 Bachelor's degree 32 12%
 Master's degree 10 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 7 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 168 95.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50590

ZIP Code 50590 is in the North Kossuth Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50590.

North Kossuth Elementary School
203 5th St North
Swea City, IA 50590
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Kossuth Community School District
North Union Middle School
203 5th St North
Swea City, IA 50590
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Kossuth Community School District
Nsk High School High School
203 5th St North
Swea City, IA 50590
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Kossuth Community School District

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