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ZIP Code 52639

Primary City:Montrose, IA (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (2:31pm)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -91.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52639

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 52639. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 52639. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 52639, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Montrose, IA
Unacceptable:
Bluff Park, Galland

Stats and Demographics for the 52639 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52639 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 52639 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 52639 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,002
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 899
Median Home Value $96,800
Land Area 38.23 sq mi
Water Area 7.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 799
Median Household Income $49,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5373976
5-9474693
10-147656132
15-199058148
20-24564399
25-29484189
30-34524193
35-394955104
40-447065135
45-498092172
50-549589184
55-598389172
60-647874152
65-696162123
70-74362864
75-79293766
80-84132841
85 Plus154459

Gender

 Male 1,015 51%
 Female 987 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,955 97.7%
 Black Or African American 13 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249918
25-34582078
35-449827125
45-5416222184
55-6416221183
65-7410511116
75-84551065
85 Plus23730

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 449 56%
 Single Guardian 115 14%
 Singles 202 25%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 573 72%
 Households with Kids 226 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15712
271118
35813
412719
57815
68412
711718
811819
9101929
109817
11131023
12141428
13211334
14191130
15201333
16141428
17251540
18181028
1913619
209918

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52639 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52639 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 52639 real estate data, the median home value of $96,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52639 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52639 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52639 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,921 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 26 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 47 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 377 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 295 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 127 14%
 Households Vacant 100 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 13%
 2 Bedroom 109 60%
 3+ Bedroom 49 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 $49,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52639 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, 52639 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. The commute in 52639 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 18%
 No Earnings 629 40%
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 652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 276 18%
 No Earnings 629 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 776 98.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1.1%
 Worked at Home 3 0.4%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 106 14.6%
 High School Graduate 526 72.6%
 Associate's degree 37 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 43 5.9%
 Master's degree 6 0.8%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 315 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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