Lone Rock, IA 50559 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50559: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lone Rock, IA 50559

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lotts Creek, IA 50559

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kossuth County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.223, Longitude -94.321
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 16
  • PO Box Addresses: 65
  • Residential Addresses: 89
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 89

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

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Lone Rock, IA 50559 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 321
Population in Households 314
Population in Familes 254
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $45,984
Average Household Income $70,987
Per Capita Income $32,548


Total Housing Units 167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 117 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 29 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $62,500
Average Home Value $107,906


Total Households 146
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 95
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 -0.37% -0.38%
Households -0.41% -0.41%
Families -0.62% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Lone Rock, IA 50559 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50559 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 # 801 17th
Population Density # 885 8th
Diversity Index # 434 56th
Median Household Income # 857 11th
Per Capita Income # 253 74th

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