Algona, IA 50511 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Algona, IA | Hobarton, IA | Saint Benedict, IA
Advertisement

ZIP Code 50511: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Algona, IA 50511

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hobarton, IA 50511
Saint Benedict, IA 50511

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kossuth County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.072, Longitude -94.229
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 481
  • PO Box Addresses: 174
  • Residential Addresses: 3,273
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 411
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,862

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. 50511 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 50511 (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 - 2019 Demographics

Popular Places Near ZIP Code 50511

Use HTL Address Research for a Iowa Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.



Advertisement

Algona, IA 50511 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Algona, IA 50511 Housing Affordability Index is 205
State of Iowa Housing Affordability Index is 164
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Algona, IA 50511 Wealth Index is 78
State of Iowa Wealth Index is 86
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for cities, Counties, ZIP Codes and even neighborhoods (Census Blocks) when you search by a specific Iowa address.

See our:

  1. New 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  2. References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.

POPULATION

Total Population 6,955
Population in Households 6,809
Population in Familes 5,378
Population in Group Qrtrs 146
Population Density 54
Diversity Index1 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,880
Average Household Income $70,844
Per Capita Income $31,522
Wealth Index3 78

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,390 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,219 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 873 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 298 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $138,024
Housing Affordability Index2 205
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,092
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 1,940
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.31% -0.46%
Households -0.19% -0.4%
Families -0.38% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Algona, IA 50511 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50511 to the other 969 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 111 89th
Population Density # 272 72nd
Diversity Index # 320 67th
Median Household Income # 528 46th
Per Capita Income # 411 58th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.


Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Iowa July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:

Advertisement