Iowa Falls, IA 50126 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50126: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Iowa Falls, IA 50126

Not Acceptable, USPS
Owasa, IA 50126

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hardin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.512, Longitude -93.291
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50126 has segments in 2 Counties (Franklin, Hardin).

  • Businesses Addresses: 389
  • PO Box Addresses: 84
  • Residential Addresses: 2,955
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 207
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,748

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

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Iowa Falls, IA 50126 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,780
Daytime Population: Workers 3,346
Daytime Population: Residents 3,817
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,163
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 6,328
Population in Familes 4,873
Population in Group Qrtrs 452
Population Density2 51
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $50,562
Average Household Income $65,404
Per Capita Income $27,930


Total Housing Units 3,171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,969 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 853 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 349 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $107,201
Average Home Value $134,700


Total Households 2,822
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 1,713
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 -0.07% -0.09%
Households -0.13% -0.15%
Families -0.3% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Iowa Falls, IA 50126 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50126 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 # 113 88th
Population Density # 271 72nd
Diversity Index # 163 83rd
Median Household Income # 664 31st
Per Capita Income # 491 49th

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