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ZIP Code 52306

Post Office City:Mechanicsville, IA (View All Cities)
County: Cedar County
Timezone: Central (9:10am)
Coordinates:41.9, -91.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52306

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52306. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52306 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:
Mechanicsville, IA
Acceptable:
Mechanicsvlle

Stats and Demographics for the 52306 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52306 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 52306 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52306 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,754
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 765
Median Home Value $111,800
Land Area 74.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 712
Median Household Income $59,213

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 54855103
5-95763120
10-146770137
15-195745102
20-24443377
25-29453782
30-34455196
35-394857105
40-445860118
45-496571136
50-548180161
55-596854122
60-646055115
65-69423779
70-74192443
75-79212546
80-84253156
85 Plus154156

Gender

 Male 865 49%
 Female 889 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,715 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24131427
25-34652590
35-449529124
45-5413421155
55-6412126147
65-7468977
75-84491463
85 Plus22729

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 391 55%
 Single Guardian 85 12%
 Singles 198 28%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 498 70%
 Households with Kids 214 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101424
2111223
35914
415823
5151227
6131023
7111425
881220
9101525
1081624
11151631
1216925
13171532
14111425
15131124
1616925
17111425
1812618
195510
205611

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52306 has a small 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 52306 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52306 real estate data, the median home value of $111,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52306 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52306 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52306 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Mechanicsville, IA house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,710 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 44 3%
 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 366 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 145 19%
 Households Vacant 53 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 9%
 2 Bedroom 64 43%
 3+ Bedroom 70 47%
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 $59,213 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52306 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. 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 52306. 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 757 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 382 26%
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 757 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 342 23%
 No Earnings 382 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 968 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.7%
 Worked at Home 49 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 108 8.3%
 High School Graduate 872 66.8%
 Associate's degree 133 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 177 13.6%
 Master's degree 11 0.8%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 359 88.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52306

ZIP Code 52306 is in the North Cedar Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52306.

North Cedar Mechanicsville Elementary Center
609 125th St.
Mechanicsville, IA 52306
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Cedar Community School District

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