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ZIP Code 52640

Post Office City:Morning Sun, IA (View All Cities)
County: Louisa County
Timezone: Central (12:16pm)
Coordinates:41.1, -91.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52640

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52640. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52640 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:
Morning Sun, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52640 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52640 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 52640 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52640 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,447
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 607
Median Home Value $91,200
Land Area 72.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 540
Median Household Income $55,529

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5594099
5-96450114
10-147140111
15-19543791
20-24203151
25-29394382
30-345150101
35-39435194
40-44383169
45-496254116
50-54484795
55-59454590
60-64413879
65-69353570
70-74273360
75-79182745
80-84172037
85 Plus133043

Gender

 Male 745 51%
 Female 702 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,411 97.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24246
25-34702595
35-44571875
45-5410213115
55-6487895
65-7467774
75-84461056
85 Plus20424

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 60%
 Single Guardian 71 13%
 Singles 128 24%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 357 66%
 Households with Kids 183 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181119
2181028
310616
414822
5121224
671320
7181129
818624
99817
1017522
119918
12161127
1316824
1413720
1512921
16101020
17141125
1813417
19538
2091120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52640 has a slightly less than average 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 52640 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52640 real estate data, the median home value of $91,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52640 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52640 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52640 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,410 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 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 274 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 177 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 89 15%
 Households Vacant 67 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 5%
 2 Bedroom 36 48%
 3+ Bedroom 35 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 $55,529 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 52640 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. A higher percentage of people in 52640 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 52640 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Morning Sun, IA household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 29%
 No Earnings 297 24%
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 588 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 29%
 No Earnings 297 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 674 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 3%
 Worked at Home 135 16%
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 75 7%
 High School Graduate 694 64%
 Associate's degree 122 11%
 Bachelor's degree 154 14%
 Master's degree 26 2%
 Professional school degree 16 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 295 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52640

ZIP Code 52640 is in the Morning Sun Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52640.

Morning Sun Elementary School
311 Division Street
Morning Sun, IA 52640
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Morning Sun Community School District

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