Sioux Center, IA 51250 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 51250: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sioux Center, IA 51250

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lebanon, IA 51250

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 323
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,642
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 137
  • County: Sioux County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.079, Longitude -96.175
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sioux Center, IA 51250 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,413
Population in Households 7,291
Population in Familes 6,338
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,122
Population Density1 117
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 2,643
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 1,974
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,017 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 626 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $188,083
Average Home Value $220,873


Median Household Income $62,792
Average Household Income $81,064
Per Capita Income $26,879
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.25% 0.33%
Households 0.26% 0.37%
Families 0.21% 0.34%
Median Household Income   3.71%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
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.

Sioux Center, IA 51250 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 51250 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 # 93 90th
Population Density1 # 197 80th
Diversity Index2 # 63 94th
Median Household Income # 136 86th
Per Capita Income # 542 44th

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