Riverton, IA 51650 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 51650: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Riverton, IA 51650

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • Single Family Addresses: 41
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fremont County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.688, Longitude -95.569
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Riverton, IA 51650 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 399
Daytime Population: Workers 35
Daytime Population: Residents 197
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 232
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.58
Population in Households 399
Population in Familes 328
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $56,452
Average Household Income $72,572
Per Capita Income $29,283


Total Housing Units 185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 125 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $85,465
Average Home Value $124,200


Total Households 161
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 109
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 0.9% 0.05%
Households 0.98% 0.12%
Families 0.92% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.96%

Riverton, IA 51650 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 51650 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 # 756 22nd
Population Density # 792 18th
Diversity Index # 614 36th
Median Household Income # 379 61st
Per Capita Income # 362 63rd

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