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ZIP Code 50659

Primary City:New Hampton, IA (View All Cities)
County: Chickasaw County
Timezone: Central (10:15am)
Coordinates:43.1, -92.3
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50659

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50659. 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 50659. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50659, 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:
New Hampton, IA
Acceptable:
N Washington, North Washington
Unacceptable:
Boyd, Jerico

Stats and Demographics for the 50659 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50659 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 50659 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 50659 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,488
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,490
Median Home Value $109,100
Land Area 155.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,298
Median Household Income $43,547

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5156158314
5-9172181353
10-14189155344
15-19209171380
20-24123124247
25-29142126268
30-34128117245
35-39142132274
40-44157156313
45-49222189411
50-54238243481
55-59222207429
60-64171156327
65-69113144257
70-74104135239
75-7993109202
80-8470115185
85 Plus67152219

Gender

 Male 2,718 50%
 Female 2,770 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,317 96.9%
 Black Or African American 22 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 27 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 94 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 20 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243071101
25-34173100273
35-4423571306
45-5443869507
55-6437962441
65-7426834302
75-8421645261
85 Plus7532107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,266 55%
 Single Guardian 253 11%
 Singles 678 30%
 Singles With Roommate 101 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,654 72%
 Households with Kids 644 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1243458
2272653
3373572
4453883
5263157
6333063
7323062
8363672
9455499
10293059
11382967
12483886
13382765
14363167
154852100
16493584
17424183
18502373
19202040
20282654

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50659 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 50659 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50659 real estate data, the median home value of $109,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 50659. Rentals in 50659 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50659 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,305 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,003 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 811 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 484 19%
 Households Vacant 192 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 30 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 100 16%
 2 Bedroom 298 49%
 3+ Bedroom 212 35%
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 $43,547 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50659 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 50659 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,847 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,236 27%
 No Earnings 1,503 33%
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 1,847 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,236 27%
 No Earnings 1,503 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,357 84.7%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 169 6.1%
 Worked at Home 229 8.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 262 14%
 High School Graduate 1,284 67%
 Associate's degree 113 6%
 Bachelor's degree 219 11%
 Master's degree 31 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 994 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 141 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50659

ZIP Code 50659 is in the New Hampton Community School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50659.

New Hampton Elementary School
206 West Main
New Hampton, IA 50659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hampton Community School District
New Hampton Middle School
206 West Main
New Hampton, IA 50659
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New Hampton Community School District
New Hampton High School
710 West Main
New Hampton, IA 50659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Hampton Community School District
Education Options
710 West Main
New Hampton, IA 50659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Hampton Community School District
St Joseph Community School
216 N Broadway Ave
New Hampton, IA 50659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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