Fayette, IA 52142 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 52142: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fayette, IA 52142

Not Acceptable, USPS
Albany, IA 52142
Donnan, IA 52142
Lima, IA 52142

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Fayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.857, Longitude -91.81
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 65
  • PO Box Addresses: 226
  • Residential Addresses: 337
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 12
    • Single Family Addresses: 325

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Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 52142 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 52142 (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 - 2018 Demographics

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Fayette, IA 52142 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,896
Population in Households 1,355
Population in Familes 890
Population in Group Qrtrs 541
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $46,997
Average Household Income $69,483
Per Capita Income $23,566


Total Housing Units 678 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 378 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 221 (32.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $103,977
Average Home Value $144,444


Total Households 599
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 315
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 0.07% -0.62%
Households -0.55% -0.81%
Families -0.85% -0.97%
Median Household Income   -0.35%
Per Capita Income   0.4%

Fayette, IA 52142 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52142 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 # 297 69th
Population Density # 424 56th
Diversity Index # 107 89th
Median Household Income # 821 15th
Per Capita Income # 900 6th

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