ZIP Code 50238 - Russell Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameRussell
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lucas
Secondary County: Wayne
Area Code641
Current Population:1182
Racial Majority:White 96.7%
Unemployment Rate:2.2%
Median Household Income$38414
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52820
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range935 - 1020 ft.
Area61 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.95480400, -93.17452600

Zip Code 50238 Profile

ZIP Code 50238 is located in the state of Iowa in the Des Moines - Ames metro area. ZIP code 50238 is primarily located in Lucas County. Portions of 50238 are also located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 50238 is RUSSELL, Iowa. Portions of ZIP code 50238 are contained within or border the city limits of Russell, IA, . The area code for ZIP code 50238 is 641. 50238 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50238 is 2.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50238 decreased to 1182 from 1260 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50238 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50238 public schools is . % of students in 50238 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1085 96.7% 1157 -6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 12 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 1.07% 6 +100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 2.23% 2 +1150%

Zip Code 50238 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 50238 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11821260
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households474
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38414
Income Under $50K Per Year67.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
50238 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 2Dave LoebsackDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$49000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75247
Current Unemployment Level 2.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 50238 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10152637495863615140271638
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364861718186847664473460
Avg Precip (In.).941.182.263.534.614.74.693.994.232.912.411.2536.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours