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City: Prairie City, IA (1.73%)
Counties: Jasper County, IA (97.59%), Marion County, IA (2.41%)

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 1,835
Zip code population in 2010: 2,417
Zip code population in 2000: 2,170




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Houses and condos: 893
Renter-occupied apartments: 117
% of renters here:

16%
State:

28%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 50228: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 69.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 26 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

1.4% ($1,885)
Iowa:

1.4% ($1,762)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,912 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,843 (1.5%)

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Males: 838  (45.7%)
Females: 997  (54.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 50228:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 50228:

  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Zip code 50228 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $136,500
50228:

$136,500
Iowa:

$123,400



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in 50228 zip code as of May 12, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 50228 to the number of sex offenders is 655 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

42.8 years
Iowa median age:

38.1 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

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 2011:
This zip code:

$48,065
Iowa:

$49,427

Prairie City, IA (50228) map

Nearest zip codes: 50054, 50170, 50252, 50237, 50169, 50118.

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

53.8%
Iowa:

50.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

2.6%
Iowa:

5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 57
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 675


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 56 (52 now married, 4 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 372 (190 now married, 182 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 50228 with a mortgage: 342 (24 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 273

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,194
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $448

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

8.7%
Whole state:

12.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.9%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.3


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Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:

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

  • 2005 or later: 24
  • 2000 to 2004: 105
  • 1990 to 1999: 88
  • 1980 to 1989: 22
  • 1970 to 1979: 145
  • 1960 to 1969: 68
  • 1950 to 1959: 97
  • 1940 to 1949: 18
  • 1939 or earlier: 326


Zip code 50228 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 50228
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 12
  • 2 bedrooms: 149
  • 3 bedrooms: 334
  • 4 bedrooms: 99
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 72
  • 3 bedrooms: 40
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in 50228 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2
  • 1 vehicle: 125
  • 2 vehicles: 313
  • 3 vehicles: 128
  • 4 vehicles: 40
  • 5+ vehicles: 7
  • no vehicle: 10
  • 1 vehicle: 72
  • 2 vehicles: 29
  • 3 vehicles: 6
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 50228 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 50228 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 50228:

  • Less than $10,000: 14
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 4
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 10
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 5
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 5
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 22
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 4
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 37
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 30
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 132
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 97
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 114
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 30
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 85
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 7
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 16
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 3

 



50228 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 50228:

  • $100 to $149: 3
  • $200 to $249: 2
  • $400 to $449: 25
  • $450 to $499: 18
  • $500 to $549: 5
  • $550 to $599: 11
  • $650 to $699: 24
  • $700 to $749: 3
  • $750 to $799: 3
  • $900 to $999: 4
  • $2,000 or more: 2
  • No cash rent: 17
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $659.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $134,090
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $134,657
  • Some other race householders: $38,979
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $85,046

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $136,500
50228:

$136,500
Iowa:

$123,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $104,300 - $172,200

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $153,417
Here:

$153,417
State:

$152,903

Townhouses or other attached units: $166,406
Here:

$166,406
State:

$152,657

Mobile homes: $25,952
Here:

$25,952
State:

$57,863

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 729
  • One, attached: 41
  • Two: 45
  • 3 or 4: 33
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • Mobile homes: 21

Unemployment: 6.3%
50228 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 678 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 100 (12%)
  • Walked: 6 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 36 (4%)
 

50228 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 44
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 37
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 36
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 58
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 56
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 70
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 182
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 94
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 49
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 140
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 12
  • 90 or more minutes: 6
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 30.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,743
  • In family households: 1,540 (312 male householders, 228 female householders)
    451 spouses, 503 children (455 natural, 15 adopted, 34 stepchildren), 6 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 11 other relatives, 29 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 203 (65 male householders (60 living alone)), 127 female householders (124 living alone)), 11 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 92 (50 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 297 2-persons, 98 3-persons, 89 4-persons, 43 5-persons, 11 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 184 1-person, 8 2-persons

314 married couples with children.
130 single-parent households (14 men, 116 women).

98.7% of residents of 50228 zip code speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% well, 50% not well).

Foreign born population: 18 (1.0%)
(72.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.4%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Vietnam (33%)
  • Korea (17%)
  • Canada (17%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Netherlands (11%)
  • Mexico (11%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 5
  • 1990 to 1999: 8
  • 1980 to 1989: 0
  • Before 1980: 11

Races in zip code 50228:

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

Most common first ancestries reported in 50228 (%):



  • Dutch (22%)
  • German (22%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (7%)
  • Other groups (6%)
  • American (3%)
  • European (2%)


Zip code 50228 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • PCM MIDDLE SCHOOL (405 PLAINSMEN RD in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-505160 209
    Organizations: PCM COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • PRAIRIE CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (407 JEFFERSON in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-505160 409
    Organizations: PCM COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • HEARTLAND COOP (117 SOUTH MAIN STREET in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Business SIC classification: PREPARED FEEDS AND FEED INGREDIENTS FOR ANIMALS AND FOWLS, EXCEPT DOGS AND CATS; FERTILIZERS, MIXING ONLY; GRAIN AND FIELD BEANS
    Alternative names: FARMERS CO-OP EXCHANGE, FARMERS COOP EXCHANGE, FARMERS COOPERATIVE EXCHANGE PRAIRIE CITY NH3
  • CHUCKS AUTO PARTS (108 N MARSHALL ST in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: CHARLES HOOD (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • NEAL SMITH NATIONAL WILDLIFE R (P.O.BOX 399 in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: ARBORETA AND BOTANICAL OR ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
    Alternative names: WALNUT CREEK NATIONAL WILDLIFE
  • PRAIRIE CITY, CITY OF STP (CITY CLERK in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: CITY OF PRAIRIE CITY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • PRAIRIE CITY NEWS-FORMER SITE OF (106 N MAIN in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • PRAIRIE CITY COMM SCHOOLS (407 JEFFERSON in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Alternative names: PRAIRIE C S D
  • PRAIRIE CITY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT (407 EAST PLAINSMEN DRIVE in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    Alternative names: PCM MIDDLE SCHOOL, PRAIRIE CITY C S D, PRAIRIE CITY COMM SCHOOL DIST
  • PCM CSD (PO BOX 490 in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • PRAIRIE CITY AUTO (200 E JEFFERSON in PRAIRIE CITY, IA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR.


Zip code 50228 marital status for males
Zip code 50228 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (2%)

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

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

  • This state: 1,543
  • Northeast: 11
  • Midwest: 171
  • South: 46
  • West: 40

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.

92% of the 50228 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% 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): 2
Here:

1.0%
Iowa:

9.9%

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

0.0%
Iowa:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

29.8%
Iowa:

25.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


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

  • Architecture and engineering occupations: 85,313
  • Computer and mathematical occupations: 65,250
  • Construction and extraction occupations: 63,438
  • Management occupations: 60,893
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations: 52,955
  • Community and social service occupations: 48,438

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • CLYDE SPIDELL (301 S WEST ST in PRAIRIE CITY, IA) : $46,988 in 9 contracts from 2002 to 2005
    Contracts for Custodial Janitorial Services by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $15,756; 2003: $0; 2004: $15,784; 2005: $15,448; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $8,032 with Army for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2005-02-15. Completion date: 2004-10-20.
    $8,032 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2005-02-15. Completion date: 2004-10-20.
    $7,892, same as above. Signed on 2004-01-21. Completion date: 2004-11-01.
    $7,892 with Army for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2004-01-21. Completion date: 2004-11-01.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Grain and Field Bean Merchant Wholesalers (20-49: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers (20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (10-19: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Document Preparation Services (10-19: 1)

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 (Noninst.)




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

  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1



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