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ZIP Code 52229

Post Office City:Garrison, IA (View All Cities)
County: Benton County
Timezone: Central (1:10am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.1, -92.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52229

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52229. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52229 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:
Garrison, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52229 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 52229 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52229 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 721
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 314
Median Home Value $126,600
Land Area 49.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 281
Median Household Income $61,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5172239
5-9172037
10-14262248
15-19314172
20-2416925
25-29132134
30-34201333
35-39162238
40-44253459
45-49373067
50-54413273
55-59212243
60-64252045
65-69221941
70-74141226
75-79141024
80-844812
85 Plus235

Gender

 Male 361 50%
 Female 360 50%
Gender

Race

 White 696 96.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24224
25-34201535
35-44331043
45-54571875
55-6443750
65-74331043
75-8424327
85 Plus224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 59%
 Single Guardian 38 14%
 Singles 59 21%
 Singles With Roommate 19 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 192 68%
 Households with Kids 89 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1369
2213
35510
46410
5527
6279
7336
8268
9527
10729
114711
12246
138311
145611
1531013
1610616
178715
186915
194913
20224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52229 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52229 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52229 real estate data, the median home value of $126,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52229. Rentals in 52229 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Garrison, IA rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 721 100%
 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 138 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 76 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 21%
 Households Vacant 33 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 6 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 2%
 2 Bedroom 27 61%
 3+ Bedroom 16 36%
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 $61,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52229 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 52229 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. However, that is not the case in 52229. 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 257 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 199 30%
 No Earnings 212 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 257 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 199 30%
 No Earnings 212 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 343 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 5%
 Worked at Home 39 10%
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 96 15.7%
 High School Graduate 383 62.7%
 Associate's degree 45 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 77 12.6%
 Master's degree 2 0.3%
 Professional school degree 7 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 101 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes