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50557 Zip Code (Lehigh, IA) Detailed Profile




City: Lehigh, IA (4.28%)
County: Webster County, IA
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 741
Zip code population in 2010: 750
Zip code population in 2000: 723

Houses and condos: 380
Renter-occupied apartments: 95
% of renters here:

28%
State:

28%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 50557: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 49.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 15 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 50557
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.3% ($1,116)
Iowa:

1.5% ($2,302)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,461 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $786 (1.1%)

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Males: 408  (55.0%)
Females: 333  (45.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 50557:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 50557:

  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

Zip code 50557 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 50557 (2017)
    • 734101.5%White
    • 50.7%Two or more races
    • 50.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 40.6%Black
    • 10.1%American Indian
    • 10.1%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $85,466
50557:

$85,466
Iowa:

$149,100



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in 50557 zip code as of September 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 50557 is 796 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

51.5 years
Iowa median age:

38.3 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Iowa:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 50557, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $51,161 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$51,161
State:

$58,860

Salary/wage: $36,576 (reported on 80.6% of returns)
Here:

$36,576
State:

$46,659
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 63.8% for AGIs below $25k, 70.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 29.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $700 (reported on 38.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$700
Iowa:

$1,537
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $983 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

$983
State:

$4,542

Profit/loss from business: +$5,167 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

+$5,167
State:

+$10,509

Total itemized deductions: $17,967 (20% of AGI, reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

$17,967
State:

$21,278

Here:

19.9% of AGI
State:

18.9% of AGI

Charity contributions: $3,233 (reported on 8.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,233
State:

$4,044

Taxes paid: $7,033 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
50557:

$7,033
State:

$8,846

Earned income credit: $1,860 (reported on 13.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,860
State:

$2,098
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $25k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 80.6%
Here:

81%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 76.9% for AGIs below $25k, 87.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 50557, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $34,149 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$34,149
State:

$43,875

Salary/wage: $31,836 (reported on 87.3% of returns)
Here:

$31,836
State:

$38,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 104.8% for AGIs below $10k, 75.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 86.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,189 (reported on 48.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,189
Iowa:

$1,768
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $582 (reported on 18.1% of returns)
Here:

$582
State:

$2,510
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,696 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
Here:

+$1,696
State:

+$6,139

Profit/loss from business: +$558 (reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

+$558
State:

+$8,574
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $13,339 (20% of AGI, reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$13,339
State:

$16,976

Here:

20.3% of AGI
State:

20.8% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $1,049 (1% of AGI, reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,049
State:

$3,089

Here:

1.5% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total tax: $3,770 (reported on 77.6% of returns)
50557:

$3,770
State:

$6,177
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,650 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,650
State:

$1,540

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 80.5%
Here:

81%
State:

70%
(% for various income ranges: 76.9% for AGIs below $10k, 82.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 96.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$47,095
Iowa:

$58,570
Lehigh, IA (50557) map Nearest zip codes: 50521, 50530, 50569, 50532, 50249, 50544.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

35.6%
Iowa:

47.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.0%
Iowa:

6.9%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 41
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 298


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 86 (55 now married, 30 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 50557 with a mortgage: 75 (6 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 170

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,052
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $328

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

7.1%
Whole state:

10.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2
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  • Notable locations in zip code 50557: Bushy Creek Campground (A), Lehigh Public Library (B), Lehigh Fire Department and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 50557 include: Lehigh United Methodist Church (A), Christian Church (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Oak Grove Cemetery (1), Ober and Scott Cemetery (2), Border Plains Cemetery (3), Hartman Cemetery (4), Vegars Cemetery (5), West Lawn Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Rivers and creeks: Boone River (A), Brushy Creek (B), Crooked Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 50557 include: Deception Hollow Public Fishing Site (1), Benjamin Bell Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 22010 to 2013
  • 302000 to 2009
  • 261990 to 1999
  • 121980 to 1989
  • 581970 to 1979
  • 481960 to 1969
  • 191950 to 1959
  • 401940 to 1949
  • 1381939 or earlier

Zip code 50557 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lehigh, IA (50557)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lehigh, IA (50557)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 742 bedrooms
  • 833 bedrooms
  • 334 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lehigh, IA (50557)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lehigh, IA (50557)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 221 bedroom
  • 262 bedrooms
  • 553 bedrooms
  • 24 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lehigh, IA (50557) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lehigh, IA (50557) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 4no vehicle
  • 481 vehicle
  • 952 vehicles
  • 413 vehicles
  • 244 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lehigh, IA (50557) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lehigh, IA (50557) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 141 vehicle
  • 382 vehicles
  • 473 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 50557 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 50557 household income distribution in 2017
  • 15Less than $10,000
  • 21$10,000 to $14,999
  • 17$15,000 to $19,999
  • 30$20,000 to $24,999
  • 30$25,000 to $29,999
  • 17$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 17$40,000 to $44,999
  • 7$45,000 to $49,999
  • 33$50,000 to $59,999
  • 46$60,000 to $74,999
  • 40$75,000 to $99,999
  • 29$100,000 to $124,999
  • 13$125,000 to $149,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 50557

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 50557
  • 6Less than $10,000
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 3$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 3$25,000 to $29,999
  • 5$30,000 to $34,999
  • 22$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 11$50,000 to $59,999
  • 14$60,000 to $69,999
  • 22$70,000 to $79,999
  • 19$80,000 to $89,999
  • 4$90,000 to $99,999
  • 19$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $174,999
  • 15$175,000 to $199,999
  • 11$200,000 to $249,999
  • 6$250,000 to $299,999
  • 10$500,000 to $749,999
  • 2$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 50557

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 50557
  • 9$100 to $149
  • 5$150 to $199
  • 7$300 to $349
  • 2$350 to $399
  • 4$400 to $449
  • 22$450 to $499
  • 16$500 to $549
  • 2$650 to $699
  • 17No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $640.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $69,735

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,466
50557:

$85,466
Iowa:

$149,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,841 - $142,158

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $123,472
Here:

$123,472
State:

$186,769

Mobile homes: $31,425
Here:

$31,425
State:

$46,662
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 50557

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 323
  • One, attached: 18
  • Two: 1
  • 3 or 4: 9
  • 5 to 9: 9
  • Mobile homes: 16

Unemployment: 5.8%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 50557

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 50557
  • 79.7%233Drove a car alone
  • 16.8%49Carpooled
  • 1.4%4Walked
  • 1.4%4Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 50557

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 50557
  • 5Less than 5 minutes
  • 105 to 9 minutes
  • 2810 to 14 minutes
  • 1015 to 19 minutes
  • 9120 to 24 minutes
  • 4025 to 29 minutes
  • 3630 to 34 minutes
  • 235 to 39 minutes
  • 2140 to 44 minutes
  • 2245 to 59 minutes
  • 1460 to 89 minutes
  • 390 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 61.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 742
  • In family households: 599 (113 male householders, 98 female householders)
    166 spouses, 194 children (181 natural, 3 adopted, 12 stepchildren), 12 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 5 other relatives, 5 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 142 (69 male householders (66 living alone)), 57 female householders (44 living alone)), 14 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 135 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 44 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 2 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 111 1-person, 16 2-persons

106 married couples with children.
27 single-parent households (2 men, 25 women).

97.6% of residents of 50557 zip code speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% very well, 29% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 6 (0.8%)
(34.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.8%
Whole state:

5.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 17%Taiwan
Most common first ancestries reported in 50557
  • 14%German
  • 11%American
  • 10%English
  • 9%Norwegian
  • 7%Irish
  • 5%Swedish
  • 4%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 12000 to 2009
  • 11990 to 1999
  • 1Before 1990

Zip code 50557 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • DNR BRUSHY CREEK ST.PARK-S.EQU (3175 290TH STREET in LEHIGH, IA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES
    Alternative names: DNR BRUSHY CREEK STATE PARK
  • DNR BRUSHY CREEK STATE PARK-ST (C/O JANET OTT,PARKS/RECREAT. in LEHIGH, IA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION SERVICES
    Organizations: DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCE (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: DNR BRUSHY CREEK ST.PARK-N.EQU

Zip code 50557 marital status for males
Zip code 50557 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 43.6%Utility gas
  • 39.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.8%Electricity
  • 3.3%Wood

Population in 1990: 821.

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

  • This state: 614
  • Northeast: 9
  • Midwest: 89
  • South: 8
  • West: 11

68% of the 50557 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 83% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Iowa.

93% of the 50557 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Lehigh, IA (50557)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
Iowa:

9.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

7.7%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
Iowa:

24.7%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 66,303Management occupations
  • 61,686Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 59,303Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 47,921Construction and extraction occupations
  • 45,872Sales and related occupations
  • 41,486Education, training, and library occupations

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

  • Finance and Insurance: Insurance Agencies and Brokerages (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Information: Wired Telecommunications Carriers (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (1-4: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Credit Unions (1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Painting and Wall Covering Contractors (1-4: 1)
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation: Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers (1-4: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 50557 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1080.6 years
Mary776.3 years
Harry682.5 years
Paul665.5 years
Charles580.8 years
Frank583.6 years
James565.2 years
Roy583.0 years
Robert581.0 years
Earl580.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 50557 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1080.9 years
Williams774.4 years
Anderson575.4 years
Linn484.5 years
Murray465.5 years
Ewing486.0 years
Housken473.5 years
Lundberg475.3 years
Long464.5 years
Richardson478.7 years
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