Allerton, IA 50008 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50008: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Allerton, IA 50008

Not Acceptable, USPS
Harvard, IA 50008

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.674, Longitude -93.382
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • PO Box Addresses: 169
  • Residential Addresses: 200
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 200

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Allerton, IA 50008 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,001
Daytime Population: Workers 141
Daytime Population: Residents 544
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 685
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 995
Population in Familes 841
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $45,093
Average Household Income $55,816
Per Capita Income $23,364


Total Housing Units 481 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 333 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 85 (17.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $75,000
Average Home Value $136,036


Total Households 418
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 293
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 0.35% 0.04%
Households 0.2% 0.0%
Families 0.05% -0.14%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Allerton, IA 50008 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50008 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 # 475 51st
Population Density # 831 14th
Diversity Index # 741 23rd
Median Household Income # 847 12th
Per Capita Income # 872 10th

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