Monroe, IA 50170 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50170: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Monroe, IA 50170

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jasper County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.524, Longitude -93.104
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50170 has segments in 2 Counties (Jasper, Marion).

  • Businesses Addresses: 76
  • PO Box Addresses: 645
  • Residential Addresses: 529
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 529

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

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Monroe, IA 50170 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,788
Daytime Population: Workers 426
Daytime Population: Residents 1,239
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,665
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.60
Population in Households 2,787
Population in Familes 2,373
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $58,315
Average Household Income $68,860
Per Capita Income $28,454


Total Housing Units 1,253 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 923 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 229 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $154,920
Average Home Value $198,321


Total Households 1,152
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 835
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 0.02% 0.08%
Households 0.06% 0.16%
Families -0.1% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Monroe, IA 50170 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50170 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 # 219 77th
Population Density # 364 62nd
Diversity Index # 725 24th
Median Household Income # 292 70th
Per Capita Income # 438 55th

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