Zip Code 50008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAllerton
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Area Code641
Current Population:878
Racial Majority:White 95.45%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$36919
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42160
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1001 - 1102 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.67629800, -93.39345800

Zip Code 50008 Description

Zip Code 50008 is located in the state of Iowa in the Des Moines - Ames metro area. Zip code 50008 is primarily located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 50008 is ALLERTON, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50008 are contained within or border the city limits of Allerton, IA, Clio, IA, . The area code for zip code 50008 is 641. 50008 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50008 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50008 decreased to 878 from 939 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50008 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50008 public schools is . % of students in 50008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 840 95.45% 867 -3%
 Black Or African American 6 0.68% 1 +500%
 Hispanic 0 0% 2 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.8% 1 +600%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 3.07% 7 +286%

Zip Code 50008 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 50008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population878939
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households368
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36919
Income Under $50K Per Year66.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.30%
50008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 2Dave LoebsackDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Iowa Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$33753
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 40a - Loess Flats and Till Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 50008 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162738495964615240281638
Avg Max Temp (°F)29364861718085837664483460
Avg Precip (In.).991.162.263.544.474.414.843.894.143.012.411.2636.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours