ZIP Code 50315 - Des Moines Iowa

ZIP Code 50315 is located in Des Moines Iowa. Portions of 50315 are also in Bloomfield Township (Polk County) and Des Moines Township (Polk County) and Lee Township (Polk County). 50315 is entirely within Polk County. Regionally, it is located in the Des Moines-Ames Area.

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ZIP Code 50315 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameDes Moines
Primary CountyPolk County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)36,355
Area Code(s)515
Current Time

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50315 Demographics

50315 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Iowa based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 50315 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 50315 is White. The current unemployment level in 50315 is 3.5%.

Population Growth Rate1.85%
Population Density3,327 People per Square Mile
Total Households14,524
Percentage High Income Households0.6%
Median Household Income (2021)$55,459
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$46,560
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 74.06%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 37.87%

50315 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1240.32%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander50.01%

50315 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American260.41%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander70.11%

50315 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,9899.81%
Bachelor Degree2,57312.69%
High School Diploma7,28035.9%
No High School Diploma2501.23%
GED or Alternate1,7888.82%
1 or More Years of College3,65418.02%
Associates Degree2,0059.89%
Masters Degree4992.46%
Professional Degree1530.75%
Doctorate Degree850.42%

50315 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 50315
RegionDes Moines-Ames Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaDes Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area11 Square Miles

50315 Politics

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50315 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion47f - Rolling Loess Prairies

50315 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11172839516166635443291740
Avg Max Temp (°F)29354861728285837664473360
Avg Precip (In.)

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