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ZIP Code 52649

Post Office City:Salem, IA (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Central (9:47am)
Area code: 319 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -91.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 52649

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 52649. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 52649 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:
Salem, IA

Stats and Demographics for the 52649 ZIP Code

ZIP code 52649 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 52649 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 52649 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 887
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 404
Median Home Value $72,200
Land Area 46.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 373
Median Household Income $41,538

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5192241
5-9302050
10-14304171
15-19262551
20-24202444
25-29241135
30-34162339
35-39242852
40-44304171
45-49343973
50-54403171
55-59363268
60-64363571
65-69192241
70-74221840
75-79102232
80-8471320
85 Plus51217

Gender

 Male 428 48%
 Female 459 52%
Gender

Race

 White 873 98.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24167
25-3430838
35-4454963
45-54671885
55-6478886
65-7444549
75-8423730
85 Plus10515

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 206 55%
 Single Guardian 57 15%
 Singles 91 24%
 Singles With Roommate 19 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 268 72%
 Households with Kids 105 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1426
2459
341014
4235
57512
69211
76511
86612
9224
105914
119514
127815
13279
1471219
1541115
167613
177310
18448
19415
20347

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 52649 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 52649 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 52649 real estate data, the median home value of $72,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 52649 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 52649 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 52649 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Salem, IA home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 887 100%
 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 178 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 129 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 16%
 Households Vacant 31 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 13%
 2 Bedroom 5 8%
 3+ Bedroom 51 80%
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 $41,538 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 52649 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 52649 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 291 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 213 25%
 No Earnings 344 41%
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 291 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 213 25%
 No Earnings 344 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 376 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 4%
 Worked at Home 17 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 107 15.4%
 High School Graduate 422 60.7%
 Associate's degree 69 9.9%
 Bachelor's degree 93 13.4%
 Master's degree 4 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 92 49%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 94 50%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 52649

ZIP Code 52649 is in the Mount Pleasant Community School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 52649.

Salem Elementary School
412 E. Jackson St.
Salem, IA 52649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mount Pleasant Community School District

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