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ZIP Code 52079

Post Office City:Zwingle, IA (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (10:36pm)
Coordinates:42.3, -90.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52079

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52079. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52079 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:
Zwingle, IA
Unacceptable:
Otter Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 52079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52079 is located in eastern 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 52079 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52079 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 782
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 347
Median Home Value $147,000
Land Area 59.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 319
Median Household Income $52,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5201939
5-9212041
10-14313162
15-19291847
20-24262046
25-29282048
30-34191231
35-39192342
40-44301949
45-49404282
50-54403373
55-59402868
60-64352762
65-69221739
70-7413821
75-795813
80-849514
85 Plus145

Gender

 Male 428 55%
 Female 354 45%
Gender

Race

 White 779 99.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-245611
25-34232043
35-44351853
45-5472779
55-6467673
65-7436238
75-8416218
85 Plus224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 195 61%
 Single Guardian 39 12%
 Singles 69 22%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 235 74%
 Households with Kids 84 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
13710
2538
3729
4235
5426
6246
7448
85510
96511
107613
11268
129716
137613
146612
157411
16134
179615
1811314
19123
20156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52079 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52079 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52079 real estate data, the median home value of $147,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52079 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52079 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Zwingle, IA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 782 100%
 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 160 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 63 18%
 Households Vacant 28 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 10%
 2 Bedroom 24 40%
 3+ Bedroom 30 50%
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 $52,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52079 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 52079 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 52079. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 283 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 32%
 No Earnings 183 27%
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 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 223 32%
 No Earnings 183 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 374 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 14%
 Worked at Home 21 5%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 71 13%
 High School Graduate 337 60%
 Associate's degree 100 18%
 Bachelor's degree 53 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 112 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes