Zip Code 50021 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAnkeny
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Polk
Area Code515
Current Population:21595
Racial Majority:White 92.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$72230
Average Adjusted Gross Income$91600
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range909 - 974 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.72612100, -93.56753200

Zip Code 50021 Description

Zip Code 50021 is located in the state of Iowa in the Des Moines - Ames metro area. Zip code 50021 is primarily located in Polk County. The official US Postal Service name for 50021 is ANKENY, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50021 are contained within or border the city limits of Ankeny, IA, Saylorville, IA, . The area code for zip code 50021 is 515. 50021 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50021 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50021 decreased to 21595 from 31148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50021 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50021 public schools is White. 18.3% of students in 50021 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 21577 92.07% 20032 +8%
 Black Or African American 311 1.33% 294 +6%
 Hispanic 450 1.92% 531 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0% 25 -96%
 Asian 827 3.53% 453 +83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 239 1.15% 239 +13%

Zip Code 50021 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 5.9%
 Asian 3.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 50021 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2159531148
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households8627
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72230
Income Under $50K Per Year32.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.70%
50021 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 3Cindy AxneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$208896
Average Real Estate Sale Price$192586
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 50021 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9152637506064625240271538
Avg Max Temp (°F)28344760728285837664463259
Avg Precip (In.).77.992.123.264.354.924.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
CBSA Type50021
CBSA Population574520
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours