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ZIP Code 51549

Primary City:Macedonia, IA (View All Cities)
County: Pottawattamie County
Timezone: Central (5:24am)
Area code: 712 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -95.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 51549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 51549. 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 51549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 51549, 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:
Macedonia, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 51549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 51549 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 51549 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 51549 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 465
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 221
Median Home Value $90,800
Land Area 32.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 190
Median Household Income $53,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111425
5-9171734
10-14151025
15-19191938
20-2416824
25-29111021
30-34121022
35-39171229
40-44131326
45-49192342
50-54242549
55-59181836
60-64181533
65-699716
70-745712
75-7921214
80-845611
85 Plus448

Gender

 Male 235 51%
 Female 230 49%
Gender

Race

 White 459 98.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24167
25-3413821
35-4423730
45-54401050
55-6435540
65-7415318
75-8416218
85 Plus516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 113 59%
 Single Guardian 23 12%
 Singles 41 22%
 Singles With Roommate 13 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 133 70%
 Households with Kids 57 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1213
2314
3415
4167
5448
6527
7134
8347
9448
10437
11426
12224
13325
14213
15246
164610
17459
18538
19415
20628

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 51549 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 51549 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 51549 real estate data, the median home value of $90,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 51549 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 51549 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 51549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 465 100%
 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 92 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 56 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 19%
 Households Vacant 31 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 4 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 22%
 1 Bedroom 13 35%
 2 Bedroom 13 35%
 3+ Bedroom 3 8%
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 $53,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 51549 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. However, that is not the case in 51549. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 180 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 17%
 No Earnings 105 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 180 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 57 17%
 No Earnings 105 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 196 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 1%
 Worked at Home 14 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 6 4%
 High School Graduate 88 65%
 Associate's degree 23 17%
 Bachelor's degree 17 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 54 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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