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ZIP Code 52637

Post Office City:Mediapolis, IA (View All Cities)
County: Des Moines County
Timezone: Central (8:09pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -91.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52637

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52637. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52637 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:
Mediapolis, IA
Unacceptable:
Kingston, Kossuth, Northfield

Stats and Demographics for the 52637 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52637 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 52637 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52637 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,449
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,052
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 66.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 975
Median Household Income $47,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58268150
5-98161142
10-149686182
15-1910083183
20-244964113
25-296867135
30-347261133
35-396869137
40-448890178
45-498778165
50-548797184
55-599194185
60-647155126
65-695854112
70-74395392
75-79354681
80-84244367
85 Plus315384

Gender

 Male 1,227 50%
 Female 1,222 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,412 98.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24221537
25-349227119
35-4413137168
45-5415835193
55-6416420184
65-7411514129
75-84801494
85 Plus46551

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 519 53%
 Single Guardian 127 13%
 Singles 290 30%
 Singles With Roommate 39 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 660 68%
 Households with Kids 315 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121729
2171229
3141024
4181533
5122032
6101020
721930
822527
9161733
10171330
11171532
12221941
13242347
14161632
15212041
16341549
17141832
18222042
1991019
2011718

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52637 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 52637 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52637 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 52637. Rentals in 52637 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52637 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Mediapolis, IA rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,369 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 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 464 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 344 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 167 16%
 Households Vacant 77 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 22 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 21 11%
 2 Bedroom 109 60%
 3+ Bedroom 50 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 $47,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52637 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. More commuters in 52637 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 761 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 23%
 No Earnings 706 37%
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 761 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 23%
 No Earnings 706 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 994 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 3%
 Worked at Home 67 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 159 9%
 High School Graduate 996 57%
 Associate's degree 276 16%
 Bachelor's degree 251 14%
 Master's degree 59 3%
 Professional school degree 21 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 361 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52637

ZIP Code 52637 is in the Mediapolis Community School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52637.

Mediapolis Elementary School
725 N. Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mediapolis Community School District
Middle School
725 N. Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mediapolis Community School District
Mediapolis High School
725 N. Northfield
Mediapolis, IA 52637
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mediapolis Community School District

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