50527 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 50527 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateIowa
CityCurlew
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location42.965, -94.78542
Population127
Size142.5 square miles
Median Family Income$56875.00
Median Home Value$70000.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 50527 zip code. The total population is 127, of which, 75 are male and 52 are female. With a total area of 142.5 square miles, the population density is 1.6 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 59.3 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
2011234
2012221
2013282
2014266
2015213
2016246
2017287
2018224
2019228
2020178
2021127

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 00%
Age 5-932.4%
Age 10-141612.6%
Age 15-19107.9%
Age 20-2400
Age 25-2900%
Age 30-3400%
Age 35-3997.1%
Age 40-443.9%
Age 45-4997.1%
Age 50-5497.1%
Age 55-5964.7%
Age 60-642519.7%
Age 65-6921.6%
Age 70-7453.9%
Age 75-791511.8%
Age 80-8432.4%
Age 85 and over107.9%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 0 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 0 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 80.6 %
  • Divorced: 2.8 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 0 %
  • Never Married: 15.7 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 50527 zip code is $56875. This is -22.97% less than the national average. This income places 9.4% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $16800. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.002
$10,000.00 – $14,999.002
$15,000.00 – $24,999.003
$25,000.00 – $34,999.007
$35,000.00 – $49,999.003
$50,000.00 – $74,999.0018
$75,000.00 – $99,999.003
$100,000.00 – $149,999.001
$150,000.00 – $199,999,004
$200,000.00 +3

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201130486
201232813
201334922
201462083
201565500
201665750
201773646
201870417
201953542
202053750
202156875

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary26
Self Employment13
Social Security18
Dividends, Interest, or Rental19
Retirement17
Other9

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 123
  • Families Uninsured: 4
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 17
  • No retirement income: 35

Education

In the 50527 zip code, 87.8% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 14.3% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 0% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 100% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 50527 zip, there are an estimated 54 people in the labor force, of which, 54 are employed, and 0 are unemployed. There are a total of 0 people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 25.2 minutes. Of the total people that work, 0 worked from home and 54 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 44.4. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts22
Services8
Sales and Office9
Construction and Maintenance:15
Transportation and Material Moving0





Housing

The median home value for the 50527 zip code is 70000. There is an estimated  52 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $0 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $396. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,00020
$50,000 – $99,0009
$100,000 – $149,9994
$150,000 – $199,9990
$200,000 – $299,9994
$300,000 – $499,9999
$500,000 – $999,9990
$1,000,000+0

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later0
2010 – 20190
2000 – 20093
1980 – 19990
1960 – 197911
1940 – 195912
1939 or earlier26

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 6.9 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $5000
$500 – $9990
$1,000 – $1,4990
$1,500 – $1,9990
$2,000 – $2,4990
$2,499 – $2,9990
$3,000 + 0

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 3006
300-49923
500-7995
800-9993
1000-14996
1500-19993
2000-24990
2500-29990
3000+0

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%6
20%-24.9%1
25%-29.9%0
30%-34.9%0
35+%0



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None1
16
222
3+23
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 0 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 59.6 %
  • Electricity: 21.2 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 7.7 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 11.5 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.