Humboldt, IA 50548 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50548: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Humboldt, IA 50548

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Humboldt County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.723, Longitude -94.22
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50548 has segments in 2 Counties (Humboldt, Webster).

  • Businesses Addresses: 306
  • PO Box Addresses: 97
  • Residential Addresses: 2,524
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 263
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,261

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

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Humboldt, IA 50548 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,750
Population in Households 5,629
Population in Familes 4,357
Population in Group Qrtrs 121
Population Density2 50
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $55,613
Average Household Income $76,107
Per Capita Income $32,982


Total Housing Units 2,711 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,689 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 786 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 236 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $106,634
Average Home Value $142,747


Total Households 2,475
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 1,522
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 -0.34% -0.41%
Households -0.33% -0.42%
Families -0.51% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   1.2%

Humboldt, IA 50548 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50548 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 # 133 86th
Population Density # 271 72nd
Diversity Index # 208 79th
Median Household Income # 497 48th
Per Capita Income # 235 76th

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