Saint Ansgar, IA 50472 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50472: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Saint Ansgar, IA 50472

Not Acceptable, USPS
Meltonville, IA 50472
Otranto, IA 50472

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mitchell County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.378, Longitude -92.916
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50472 has segments in 2 Counties (Mitchell, Worth).

  • Businesses Addresses: 83
  • PO Box Addresses: 157
  • Residential Addresses: 789
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 789

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

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Saint Ansgar, IA 50472 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,253
Daytime Population: Workers 1,361
Daytime Population: Residents 1,098
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,459
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 2,207
Population in Familes 1,864
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $55,343
Average Household Income $68,099
Per Capita Income $27,390


Total Housing Units 1,010 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 743 (73.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 156 (15.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 111 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $126,145
Average Home Value $155,518


Total Households 899
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 626
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% 0.12%
Households 0.0% 0.13%
Families -0.15% 0.03%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Saint Ansgar, IA 50472 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50472 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 # 258 73rd
Population Density # 522 46th
Diversity Index # 649 33rd
Median Household Income # 438 55th
Per Capita Income # 544 44th

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