Melbourne, IA 50162 ZIP Code Profile

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Melbourne, IA | Van Cleve, IA

ZIP Code 50162: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Melbourne, IA 50162

Not Acceptable, USPS
Van Cleve, IA 50162

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marshall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.929, Longitude -93.068
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50162 has segments in 2 Counties (Jasper, Marshall).

  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • PO Box Addresses: 134
  • Residential Addresses: 347
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 347

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Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 50162 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 50162 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Iowa Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Iowa Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Melbourne, IA 50162 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,143
Population in Households 1,128
Population in Familes 917
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density2 24
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $55,204
Average Household Income $67,716
Per Capita Income $26,671


Total Housing Units 500 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 340 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 107 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $114,646
Average Home Value $144,853


Total Households 447
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 312
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.19% -0.23%
Households -0.19% -0.22%
Families -0.34% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Melbourne, IA 50162 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50162 to the other 961 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 434 55th
Population Density # 441 54th
Diversity Index # 652 32nd
Median Household Income # 511 47th
Per Capita Income # 731 24th

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