Official Zip Code NameWaterloo
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code319
Current Population:19863
Racial Majority:White 55.20%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 42.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.44%
Median Household Income$35777
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33629
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Black Hawk
Elevation Range853 - 994 ft.
Area99 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.55522919, -92.25814819

Zip Code 50703 Description

Zip Code 50703 is located in the state of Iowa in the Cedar Rapids - Iowa City - Dubuque metro area. Zip code 50703 is primarily located in Black Hawk County. The official US Postal Service name for 50703 is WATERLOO, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50703 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterloo, IA, Elk Run Heights, IA, Cedar Falls, IA, Evansdale, IA, and Raymond, IA. The area code for zip code 50703 is 319. 50703 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50703 is 5.44% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50703 decreased to 19863 from 20978 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50703 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50703 public schools is Black. 80.5% of students in 50703 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11334 56.71% 10956 +3%
 Black Or African American 6428 32.16% 6688 -4%
 Hispanic 1588 7.95% 1443 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.3% 45 +33%
 Asian 198 0.99% 77 +157%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 27 -100%
 Other Race 29 0.09% 29 -38%
 Two Or More Races 598 1.8% 598 -40%

Zip Code 50703 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.7%
 Black Or African American 42.6%
 Hispanic 14.2%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 7.5%

Zip Code 50703 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1986320978
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households7752
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35777
Income Under $50K Per Year66.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictIowa 1
RepresentativeRod Blum
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$88413
Average Real Estate Sale Price$59678
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.44%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.39%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.95%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47c - Iowan Surface
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 50703 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)6132536485862595038251236
Avg Max Temp (°F)25314459728184827562443058
Avg Precip (In.).881.052.133.334.214.814.244.183.072.512.151.1633.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA
CBSA Type50703
CBSA Population166332
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time (CST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours