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ZIP Code 52208

Primary City:Belle Plaine, IA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (11:33am)
Coordinates:41.91, -92.26
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52208

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52208. 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 52208. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52208, 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:
Belle Plaine, IA
Unacceptable:
Koszta

Stats and Demographics for the 52208 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52208 is located in east 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 52208 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52208 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,153
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,524
Median Home Value $96,600
Land Area 58.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,345
Median Household Income $38,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510582187
5-9105108213
10-1410087187
15-1912697223
20-246967136
25-298578163
30-348483167
35-398188169
40-4487107194
45-49125133258
50-54145134279
55-5914096236
60-647790167
65-696481145
70-745559114
75-794962111
80-84345488
85 Plus3185116

Gender

 Male 1,562 50%
 Female 1,591 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,093 98.1%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 22 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24232952
25-3410752159
35-4415255207
45-5426043303
55-6419245237
65-7414422166
75-8410833141
85 Plus582280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 668 50%
 Single Guardian 178 13%
 Singles 428 32%
 Singles With Roommate 71 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 974 72%
 Households with Kids 371 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202242
2201636
3231538
4221739
5212344
6241943
7161834
8192443
9252449
10171835
11221537
12202040
13171532
14241943
15292251
16272552
17232043
18241640
19231437
20151126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52208 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 52208 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52208 real estate data, the median home value of $96,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52208 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52208 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52208 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,102 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 2%
 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 644 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 400 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 301 20%
 Households Vacant 179 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 33 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 77 21%
 2 Bedroom 186 52%
 3+ Bedroom 96 27%
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 $38,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52208 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 52208. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,054 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 636 26%
 No Earnings 790 32%
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 1,054 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 636 26%
 No Earnings 790 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,392 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 2%
 Worked at Home 94 6%
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 171 15.7%
 High School Graduate 683 62.6%
 Associate's degree 56 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 175 16.0%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 583 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52208

ZIP Code 52208 is in the Belle Plaine Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52208.

Longfellow Elementary School
707 7th St
Belle Plaine, IA 52208
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belle Plaine Community School District
Belle Plaine Jr/Sr High School
610 13th Ave South
Belle Plaine, IA 52208
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Belle Plaine Community School District

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