50228 Zip Code Detailed Profile




City: Prairie City, IA (1.73%)
Counties: Jasper County, IA (97.59%), Marion County, IA (2.41%)
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 2,177
Zip code population in 2010: 2,417
Zip code population in 2000: 2,170

Houses and condos: 1,011
Renter-occupied apartments: 138
% of renters here:

16%
State:

29%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 50228: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 69.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 31 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.4% ($1,889)
Iowa:

1.5% ($1,886)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,941 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,760 (1.5%)

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Males: 1,001  (46.0%)
Females: 1,176  (54.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 50228:

For population 15 years and over in 50228:

Zip code 50228 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Races in zip code 50228

  • Zip code 50228 races chart
    • 2,324White population
    • 9Black population
    • 4American Indian population
    • 19Asian population
    • 1Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 22Two or more races population
    • 38Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $133,900
50228:

$133,900
Iowa:

$126,900



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in 50228 zip code as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 50228 to the number of sex offenders is 982 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.7 years
Iowa median age:

38.0 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 50228, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $61,596 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$61,596
State:

$58,860

Salary/wage: $49,711 (reported on 87.9% of returns)
Here:

$49,711
State:

$46,659
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.0% for AGIs below $25k, 77.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 91.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,495 (reported on 37.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,495
Iowa:

$1,537
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,642 (reported on 24.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,642
State:

$4,542
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$19,940 (reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

+$19,940
State:

+$11,802
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 23.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,918 (reported on 15.9% of returns)
Here:

+$5,918
State:

+$10,509
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,569 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
50228:

$9,569
Iowa:

$11,773
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs below $25k, 3.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,500 (18% of AGI, reported on 36.4% of returns)
Here:

$17,500
State:

$21,278

Here:

18.4% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.6% for AGIs below $25k, 9.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,071 (reported on 29.0% of returns)
Here:

$3,071
State:

$4,044
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $7,023 (reported on 36.4% of returns)
50228:

$7,023
State:

$8,846
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $1,846 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,846
State:

$2,098
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 50228, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $46,159 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$46,159
State:

$43,875

Salary/wage: $42,809 (reported on 86.1% of returns)
Here:

$42,809
State:

$38,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 111.0% for AGIs below $10k, 62.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 80.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 88.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 69.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,620 (reported on 54.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,620
Iowa:

$1,768
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $10k, 4.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $960 (reported on 31.0% of returns)
Here:

$960
State:

$2,510
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs below $10k, 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$2,213 (reported on 24.2% of returns)
Here:

+$2,213
State:

+$6,139
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -4.6% for AGIs below $10k, -0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,170 (reported on 16.4% of returns)
Here:

+$5,170
State:

+$8,574
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,737 (reported on 2.0% of returns)
50228:

$2,737
Iowa:

$2,970

Total itemized deductions: $13,699 (20% of AGI, reported on 39.3% of returns)
Here:

$13,699
State:

$16,976

Here:

20.0% of AGI
State:

20.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 26.8% for AGIs below $10k, 10.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,471 (3% of AGI, reported on 31.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,471
State:

$3,089

Here:

3.5% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,526 (reported on 80.0% of returns)
50228:

$5,526
State:

$6,177
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,542 (reported on 7.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,542
State:

$1,540

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 70.4%
Here:

70%
State:

70%
(% for various income ranges: 54.7% for AGIs below $10k, 75.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 71.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 67.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 64.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$53,421
Iowa:

$52,229
Prairie City, IA (50228) map Nearest zip codes: 50054, 50170, 50252, 50237, 50169, 50118.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

50.1%
Iowa:

49.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.8%
Iowa:

6.6%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 86
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 780


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 67 (62 now married, 5 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 343 (165 now married, 178 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 50228 with a mortgage: 409 (26 second mortgage, 28 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 319

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,215
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S402

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

7.3%
Whole state:

12.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

3.7%
Whole state:

7.1%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.6
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3
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  • Notable locations in zip code 50228: Fairmont (A), Prairie City (B), Prairie City City Hall (C), Prairie City Public Library (D), Prairie City Ambulance (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 50228 include: Prairie City Christian Church (A), First Reformed Church (B), Christian Reformed Church (C), Prairie City United Methodist Church (D), Faith Baptist Church (E), Prairie City Brethren Church (F), Vandalia Church of Christ (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Pleasant Hill Cemetery (1), Rhinehart Cemetery (2), Vandalia Cemetery (3), Griffis Cemetery (4), Mound Prairie Cemetery (5), Westview Cemetery (6), Waveland Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 50228 include: Vandalia Wildlife Area (1), Walnut Creek National Wildlife Refuge (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 02010 or later
  • 1402000 to 2009
  • 1161990 to 1999
  • 461980 to 1989
  • 1601970 to 1979
  • 1131960 to 1969
  • 1131950 to 1959
  • 211940 to 1949
  • 3021939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Prairie City, IA (50228)

  • 0no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 2112 bedrooms
  • 3673 bedrooms
  • 1304 bedrooms
  • 135+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Prairie City, IA (50228)

  • 3no bedroom
  • 51 bedroom
  • 692 bedrooms
  • 613 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Prairie City, IA (50228) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 7no vehicle
  • 1891 vehicle
  • 2882 vehicles
  • 1493 vehicles
  • 914 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Prairie City, IA (50228) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 13no vehicle
  • 571 vehicle
  • 652 vehicles
  • 33 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $133,900
50228:

$133,900
Iowa:

$126,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $101,500 - $170,100

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 5.5%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 32.5%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,124

Size of family households: 325 2-persons, 98 3-persons, 99 4-persons, 78 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 216 1-person, 24 2-persons, 14 3-persons

418 married couples with children.
157 single-parent households (12 men, 145 women).

98.7% of residents of 50228 zip code speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (80% very well, 10% well, 10% not well).

Foreign born population: 14 (0.6%)
(28.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.6%
Whole state:

4.8%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 29%Germany
  • 29%Mexico
  • 29%Canada
  • 14%Vietnam

Most common first ancestries reported in 50228 (%)

  • 24%Dutch
  • 20%German
  • 9%Irish
  • 6%English
  • 6%Norwegian
  • 5%Other groups
  • 5%American

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 72000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 6Before 1990

Zip code 50228 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:


Zip code 50228 marital status for males
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Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 61%Utility gas
  • 22%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15%Electricity
  • 2%Wood

Population in 1990: 1,941. Population change in the 1990s: +229 (+11.8%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


67% of the 50228 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Iowa.

94% of the 50228 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% moved from different county within same state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1
Here:

0.4%
Iowa:

9.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

8.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

10.0%
Iowa:

24.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 93,512Management occupations
  • 67,857Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 62,813Construction and extraction occupations
  • 53,250Business and financial operations occupations
  • 48,606Education, training, and library occupations
  • 48,250Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 33 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 51 people in nursing homes
Most common first names in zip code 50228 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2675.0 years
William2180.8 years
Mary1484.9 years
Helen1289.2 years
James1173.9 years
Henry1177.6 years
Kenneth1068.7 years
Jennie884.8 years
Mildred884.0 years
Harry877.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 50228 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson1279.0 years
Jennings1280.7 years
Williams1183.0 years
Steenhoek1078.3 years
Roberts882.4 years
Walker873.6 years
Thompson878.1 years
Smith781.0 years
Elrod784.5 years
Stravers784.1 years

Businesses in zip code 50228



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