West Burlington, IA 52655 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 52655: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Burlington, IA 52655

Acceptable Alternative
W Burlington, IA 52655

Not Acceptable, USPS
Prairie Grove, IA 52655

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 369
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,991
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 123
  • County: Des Moines County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.827, Longitude -91.166
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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West Burlington, IA 52655 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,312
Population in Households 4,261
Population in Familes 3,364
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density1 232
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 1,957
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 1,244
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,084 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,408 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 549 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 127 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $120,307
Average Home Value $149,148


Median Household Income $46,285
Average Household Income $59,336
Per Capita Income $27,094
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.24%
Households 0.66% 0.44%
Families 0.51% 0.37%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.

West Burlington, IA 52655 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52655 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 # 156 84th
Population Density1 # 154 84th
Diversity Index2 # 145 85th
Median Household Income # 757 21st
Per Capita Income # 525 46th

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