Morning Sun, IA 52640 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Morning Sun, IA

Camera Icon Photos of the local Morning Sun, IA area

ZIP Code 52640: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Morning Sun, IA 52640

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 31
  • Single Family Addresses: 308
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3
  • County: Louisa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.094, Longitude -91.253
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 52640 has segments in 2 Counties (Des Moines, Louisa).

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


52640 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Morning Sun, IA 52640 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,451
Population in Households 1,414
Population in Familes 1,196
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 544
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 391
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 612 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 438 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 106 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $93,791
Average Home Value $151,769


Median Household Income $56,371
Average Household Income $68,889
Per Capita Income $26,097
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.0%
Households 0.45% 0.04%
Families 0.33% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   2.17%
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.

Morning Sun, IA 52640 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52640 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 # 373 61st
Population Density1 # 507 47th
Diversity Index2 # 337 66th
Median Household Income # 330 66th
Per Capita Income # 615 36th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.

Iowa Research Tools

Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Iowa Census Data
Highest or Lowest: