Zip Code 50310 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDes Moines
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Polk
Area Code515
Current Population:30221
Racial Majority:White 73.92%
Public School Racial Majority:White 36.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$57604
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56900
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range846 - 899 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.62827000, -93.67109500

Zip Code 50310 Description

Zip Code 50310 is located in the state of Iowa in the Des Moines - Ames metro area. Zip code 50310 is primarily located in Polk County. The official US Postal Service name for 50310 is DES MOINES, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50310 are contained within or border the city limits of Des Moines, IA, Urbandale, IA, . The area code for zip code 50310 is 515. 50310 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50310 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50310 decreased to 30221 from 31332 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50310 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50310 public schools is White. 70.4% of students in 50310 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 22550 73.92% 23212 -3%
 Black Or African American 3586 11.76% 3038 +18%
 Hispanic 1720 5.64% 1801 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.03% 62 -85%
 Asian 1783 5.84% 1355 +32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.05% 14 +0%
 Other Race 46 0.06% 46 -61%
 Two Or More Races 693 2.71% 693 +19%

Zip Code 50310 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.9%
 Black Or African American 22.6%
 Hispanic 19.4%
 Asian 14.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 6.2%

Zip Code 50310 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3022131332
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households12950
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$57604
Income Under $50K Per Year41.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.50%
50310 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 3Cindy AxneDemocrat
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50310 Iowa State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
36Marti Anderson
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50310 Iowa State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
18Janet PetersenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$124689
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111874
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
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 50310 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10162839516165635342281639
Avg Max Temp (°F)28354760728185837564463359
Avg Precip (In.).841.052.163.394.344.844.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
CBSA Type50310
CBSA Population574520
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours