Lineville, IA 50147 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Lineville, IA

Camera Icon Photos of the local Lineville, IA area

ZIP Code 50147: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lineville, IA 50147

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 12
  • Single Family Addresses: 190
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.58, Longitude -93.524
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50147 has segments in 2 Counties (Decatur, Wayne).

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


50147 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Lineville, IA 50147 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 394
Daytime Population: Workers 72
Daytime Population: Residents 222
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 294
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 394
Population in Familes 325
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $43,038
Average Household Income $53,232
Per Capita Income $23,779


Total Housing Units 221 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (15.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 45 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $81,579
Average Home Value $138,556


Total Households 176
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 115
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 -0.07% -0.26%
Households -0.08% -0.34%
Families -0.24% -0.35%
Median Household Income   3.71%
Per Capita Income   2.77%

Lineville, IA 50147 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50147 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 # 760 21st
Population Density # 906 6th
Diversity Index # 560 42nd
Median Household Income # 893 7th
Per Capita Income # 853 12th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.

Iowa Research Tools

Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Iowa Census Data
Highest or Lowest:

Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

In the very early morning hours of September 20, 2017, the eyewall of Hurricane Maria passed over the tiny island of Vieques, Puerto Rico as a Category 5 hurricane, before moving westwards to mainland Puerto Rico. Maria ravaged the 60-square mile island with sustained winds of over 150 MPH and storm surges of over 12 feet, destroying homes, local businesses and causing widespread devastation.

Learn how you can help now!