What Cheer, IA 50268 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50268: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
What Cheer, IA 50268

Not Acceptable, USPS
Coal Creek, IA 50268
Indianapolis, IA 50268

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • Single Family Addresses: 332
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Keokuk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.378, Longitude -92.354
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50268 has segments in 2 Counties (Keokuk, Mahaska).

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What Cheer, IA 50268 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,063
Population in Households 1,063
Population in Familes 829
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 460
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 282
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 530 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 369 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 91 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $53,250
Average Home Value $94,309


Median Household Income $37,468
Average Household Income $46,299
Per Capita Income $20,035
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.76% 0.26%
Households 0.57% 0.09%
Families 0.46% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.29%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

What Cheer, IA 50268 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50268 to the other 963 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 459 52nd
Population Density1 # 511 47th
Diversity Index2 # 869 10th
Median Household Income # 937 3rd
Per Capita Income # 933 3rd

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