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ZIP Code 52573

Post Office City:Mount Sterling, IA (View All Cities)
County: Van Buren County
Timezone: Central (4:49pm)
Coordinates:40.64, -91.93
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52573

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52573. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52573 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:
Mount Sterling, IA
Acceptable:
Mt Sterling
Unacceptable:
Cantril

Stats and Demographics for the 52573 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52573 is located in southeast 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 52573 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52573 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 162
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 82
Median Home Value $118,800
Land Area 28.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 63
Median Household Income $55,859

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 66Male Median Age: 64Female Median Age: 64


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5628
5-95510
10-146612
15-198614
20-24112
25-296410
30-34235
35-39325
40-446915
45-497714
50-546713
55-59415
60-649918
65-69617
70-7461117
75-79314
80-84101
85 Plus202

Gender

 Male 87 54%
 Female 75 46%
Gender

Race

 White 158 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24000
25-34628
35-449110
45-5413013
55-6411112
65-7415015
75-84213
85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 40 63%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 13 21%
 Singles With Roommate 4 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 6
 Households without Kids 42 67%
 Households with Kids 21 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101
2213
3213
4000
5112
6112
7022
8202
9112
10011
11303
12033
13202
14123
15112
16235
17202
18123
19202
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52573 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52573 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52573 real estate data, the median home value of $118,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52573.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 162 100%
 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 24 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 34 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 6%
 Households Vacant 19 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $55,859 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52573 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 52573 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 52573 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 50 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 21 26%
 No Earnings 11 13%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 50 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 21 26%
 No Earnings 11 13%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 66 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 12 17%
 High School Graduate 40 56%
 Associate's degree 3 4%
 Bachelor's degree 16 23%
 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 2 50%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 50%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes