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ZIP Code 50853

Post Office City:Massena, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cass County
Timezone: Central (5:41am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -94.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50853

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 50853. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 50853 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:
Massena, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 50853 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50853 is located in southwest 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 50853 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50853 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Massena, IA households.

Population 702
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 354
Median Home Value $81,900
Land Area 75.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 307
Median Household Income $49,091

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5261743
5-9232144
10-14241741
15-19211940
20-24111324
25-29181836
30-34172239
35-39212041
40-44171633
45-49252449
50-54322557
55-59263359
60-64312859
65-69192140
70-74191534
75-79111425
80-84111425
85 Plus11213

Gender

 Male 353 50%
 Female 349 50%
Gender

Race

 White 697 99.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24189
25-34191635
35-4433841
45-54491160
55-6458765
65-7445247
75-8433538
85 Plus9312

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 177 58%
 Single Guardian 27 9%
 Singles 92 30%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 230 75%
 Households with Kids 77 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1639
2347
36410
47411
56511
65510
7819
8246
9268
109312
11639
12325
13257
14448
15369
16718
176713
18549
19011
20426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50853 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50853 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50853 real estate data, the median home value of $81,900 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 50853. Rentals in 50853 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50853 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 702 100%
 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 120 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 127 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 17%
 Households Vacant 47 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 87%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 13%
 2 Bedroom 7 9%
 3+ Bedroom 63 79%
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 $49,091 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 50853 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. Most commuters in 50853 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 283 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 28%
 No Earnings 147 25%
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 283 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 170 28%
 No Earnings 147 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 358 89.9%
 Public transportation 1 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 2.0%
 Worked at Home 31 7.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 30 5.5%
 High School Graduate 414 76.0%
 Associate's degree 46 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 36 6.6%
 Master's degree 12 2.2%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 117 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50853

ZIP Code 50853 is in the Cam Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50853.

Cam South Elementary School
207 6th St
Massena, IA 50853
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cam Community School District
Cam Middle School
207 E. 6th Street
Massena, IA 50853
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cam Community School District

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