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ZIP Code 52042

Primary City:Edgewood, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:12am)
Coordinates:42.7, -91.4
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52042. 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 52042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52042, 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:
Edgewood, IA
Acceptable:
Littleport
Unacceptable:
Wood

Stats and Demographics for the 52042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52042 is located in northeast 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 52042 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52042 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,999
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 763
Median Home Value $99,400
Land Area 62.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 694
Median Household Income $50,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10410892815548505351555660503033272323
Female937687744544524855676458363543283956
Total19718417915510092102101106122120118866576556279

Gender

 Male 999 50%
 Female 1,000 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,975 98.8%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner156290108106736021
Renter173422241491722
Total3296112132120827743

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 419 60%
 Single Guardian 62 9%
 Singles 188 27%
 Singles With Roommate 25 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 457 66%
 Households with Kids 237 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141919262122182423202119181421231516615
Female17251421152113121515191914201723151457
Total3144334736433136383540383234384630301122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52042 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 52042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52042 real estate data, the median home value of $99,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,941 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 2.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 312 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 21%
 Households Vacant 69 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 27%
 2 Bedroom 17 14%
 3+ Bedroom 69 58%
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 $50,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52042 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 52042 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 52042 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 606 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 361 27%
 No Earnings 367 28%
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 606 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 361 27%
 No Earnings 367 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 736 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 4%
 Worked at Home 86 10%
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 57 10%
 High School Graduate 397 71%
 Associate's degree 38 7%
 Bachelor's degree 43 8%
 Master's degree 15 3%
 Professional school degree 10 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 417 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52042

ZIP Code 52042 is in the Edgewood-Colesburg Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52042.

Edgewood-Colesburg High School
403 West Union
Edgewood, IA 52042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edgewood-Colesburg Community School District

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