State Center, IA 50247 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50247: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
State Center, IA 50247

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Marshall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.015, Longitude -93.162
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50247 has segments in 2 Counties (Marshall, Story).

  • Businesses Addresses: 59
  • PO Box Addresses: 390
  • Residential Addresses: 579
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 39
    • Single Family Addresses: 540

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

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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State Center, IA 50247 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,410
Population in Households 2,357
Population in Familes 1,995
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $64,440
Average Household Income $77,336
Per Capita Income $29,664


Total Housing Units 1,014 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 706 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 209 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 99 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $142,574
Average Home Value $192,033


Total Households 915
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 662
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 0.05% -0.08%
Households -0.01% -0.13%
Families -0.15% -0.21%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

State Center, IA 50247 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50247 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 # 249 74th
Population Density # 393 59th
Diversity Index # 220 77th
Median Household Income # 189 80th
Per Capita Income # 461 52nd

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