Hancock, IA 51536 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 51536: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hancock, IA 51536

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 13
  • Single Family Addresses: 122
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pottawattamie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.389, Longitude -95.357
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Hancock, IA 51536 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 441
Population in Households 441
Population in Familes 365
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 194
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 136
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 233 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 149 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 39 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $148,438
Average Home Value $179,530


Median Household Income $55,827
Average Household Income $69,663
Per Capita Income $30,646
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.35% -0.78%
Households -1.41% -0.84%
Families -1.66% -0.75%
Median Household Income   3.47%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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.

Hancock, IA 51536 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 51536 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 # 727 25th
Population Density1 # 889 8th
Diversity Index2 # 220 77th
Median Household Income # 354 63rd
Per Capita Income # 235 76th

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