Ackley, IA 50601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ackley, IA 50601

Not Acceptable, USPS
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hardin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.552, Longitude -93.053
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 50601 has segments in 4 Counties (Butler, Franklin, Grundy, Hardin).

  • Businesses Addresses: 105
  • PO Box Addresses: 27
  • Residential Addresses: 1,044
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 23
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,021

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

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Ackley, IA 50601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,400
Daytime Population: Workers 840
Daytime Population: Residents 1,263
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,103
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 2,333
Population in Familes 1,899
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $52,139
Average Household Income $66,484
Per Capita Income $28,412


Total Housing Units 1,170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 821 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 194 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 155 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $95,970
Average Home Value $129,172


Total Households 1,015
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 681
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 -0.12% -0.1%
Households -0.14% -0.12%
Families -0.3% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   2.9%

Ackley, IA 50601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50601 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 # 247 74th
Population Density # 578 40th
Diversity Index # 152 84th
Median Household Income # 600 38th
Per Capita Income # 445 54th

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