Bedford, IA 50833 ZIP Code Profile

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Bedford, IA | Conway, IA | Siam, IA

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ZIP Code 50833: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bedford, IA 50833

Not Acceptable, USPS
Conway, IA 50833
Siam, IA 50833

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 111
  • Single Family Addresses: 934
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 8
  • County: Taylor County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.706, Longitude -94.759
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Bedford, IA 50833 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,297
Population in Households 2,268
Population in Familes 1,846
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 958
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 638
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 763 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 195 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 180 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $72,758
Average Home Value $102,163


Median Household Income $45,060
Average Household Income $53,946
Per Capita Income $22,631
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.3% -0.48%
Households -0.15% -0.44%
Families -0.25% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
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.

Bedford, IA 50833 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50833 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 # 258 74th
Population Density1 # 801 17th
Diversity Index2 # 469 52nd
Median Household Income # 801 17th
Per Capita Income # 879 9th

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