Albia, IA 52531 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 52531: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Albia, IA 52531

Acceptable Alternative
Hiteman, IA 52531

Not Acceptable, USPS
Avery, IA 52531
Georgetown, IA 52531

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Monroe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.087, Longitude -92.729
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 52531 has segments in 2 Counties (Monroe, Wapello).

  • Businesses Addresses: 253
  • PO Box Addresses: 91
  • Residential Addresses: 2,422
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 70
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,352

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

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Albia, IA 52531 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,003
Population in Households 5,893
Population in Familes 4,720
Population in Group Qrtrs 110
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $52,731
Average Household Income $63,107
Per Capita Income $25,414


Total Housing Units 2,761 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,730 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 669 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 362 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $108,168
Average Home Value $157,775


Total Households 2,399
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 1,587
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 -0.03% -0.32%
Households -0.12% -0.39%
Families -0.26% -0.5%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   1.7%

Albia, IA 52531 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52531 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 # 127 87th
Population Density # 403 58th
Diversity Index # 486 49th
Median Household Income # 626 35th
Per Capita Income # 819 15th

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