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ZIP Code 52212

Post Office City:Center Junction, IA (View All Cities)
County: Jones County
Timezone: Central (11:20am)
Coordinates:42.11, -91.08
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52212

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52212. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52212 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:
Center Junction, IA
Acceptable:
Center Jct

Stats and Demographics for the 52212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52212 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 52212 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52212 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 285
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 143
Median Home Value $69,400
Land Area 23.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 126
Median Household Income $57,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58816
5-98917
10-148412
15-195712
20-2461117
25-2915722
30-349413
35-397411
40-445712
45-49141125
50-54101222
55-59181533
60-6410818
65-69101020
70-747411
75-79167
80-84369
85 Plus538

Gender

 Male 149 52%
 Female 136 48%
Gender

Race

 White 284 99.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24156
25-3491019
35-449514
45-5423023
55-6425328
65-7416218
75-8412113
85 Plus325

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 61%
 Single Guardian 7 6%
 Singles 35 28%
 Singles With Roommate 7 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 100 79%
 Households with Kids 26 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2011
3112
4224
5101
6044
7347
8011
9404
10224
11112
12202
13112
14202
15112
16213
17044
18112
19101
20022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52212 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52212 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52212 real estate data, the median home value of $69,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52212 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52212 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 285 100%
 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 47 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 20%
 Households Vacant 17 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 40%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 3 60%
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 $57,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52212 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 52212 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

For more information, see Center Junction, IA commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 69 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 27%
 No Earnings 46 29%
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 69 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 27%
 No Earnings 46 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 97 93%
 Public transportation 3 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 4 4%
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, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 21 15%
 High School Graduate 89 64%
 Associate's degree 14 10%
 Bachelor's degree 15 11%
 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 21 49%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 40%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes