West Burlington, IA 52655 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 52655: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Burlington, IA 52655

Acceptable Alternative
W Burlington, IA 52655

Not Acceptable, USPS
Prairie Grove, IA 52655

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Des Moines County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.827, Longitude -91.166
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 362
  • PO Box Addresses: 129
  • Residential Addresses: 2,015
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 122
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,893

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

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West Burlington, IA 52655 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,306
Daytime Population: Workers 7,890
Daytime Population: Residents 2,200
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,090
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.34
Population in Households 4,255
Population in Familes 3,347
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density2 235
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $46,476
Average Household Income $60,318
Per Capita Income $27,284


Total Housing Units 2,058 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,393 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 543 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 122 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $124,003
Average Home Value $158,256


Total Households 1,936
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 1,225
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 0.34% 0.21%
Households 0.46% 0.29%
Families 0.28% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.04%

West Burlington, IA 52655 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 52655 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 # 156 84th
Population Density # 142 85th
Diversity Index # 132 86th
Median Household Income # 808 16th
Per Capita Income # 556 42nd

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