Ankeny, IA 50023 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50023: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ankeny, IA 50023

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 655
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,871
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 748
  • County: Polk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.72, Longitude -93.623
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ankeny, IA 50023 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 35,484
Daytime Population: Workers 8,700
Daytime Population: Residents 16,791
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,491
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 34,885
Population in Familes 29,258
Population in Group Qrtrs 599
Population Density2 1,515
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $79,478
Average Household Income $95,244
Per Capita Income $34,884


Total Housing Units 13,304 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,126 (76.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,777 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 401 ( 3.0%)
Median Home Value $209,755
Average Home Value $232,414


Total Households 12,903
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 9,201
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 3.4% 2.33%
Households 3.25% 2.27%
Families 3.19% 2.2%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

Ankeny, IA 50023 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50023 to the other 963 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 10 99th
Population Density # 41 96th
Diversity Index # 223 77th
Median Household Income # 31 97th
Per Capita Income # 91 91st

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