Zip Code 50438 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGarner
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hancock
Area Code641
Current Population:4159
Racial Majority:White 95.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$50110
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68110
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range1201 - 1263 ft.
Area129 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.10930100, -93.61145100

Zip Code 50438 Description

Zip Code 50438 is located in the state of Iowa in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 50438 is primarily located in Hancock County. The official US Postal Service name for 50438 is GARNER, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50438 are contained within or border the city limits of Garner, IA, . The area code for zip code 50438 is 641. 50438 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50438 is 3.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50438 increased to 4159 from 4063 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50438 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50438 public schools is White. 32.8% of students in 50438 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3801 95.5% 4010 -5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.05% 25 -92%
 Hispanic 113 2.84% 78 +45%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.7% 1 +2700%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 34 0.9% 34 +6%

Zip Code 50438 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 50438 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population41594063
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households1710
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50110
Income Under $50K Per Year49.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.60%
50438 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$111444
Average Real Estate Sale Price$139497
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 50438 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)4112335475761594937241035
Avg Max Temp (°F)23294257708083807360412755
Avg Precip (In.).88.791.963.254.014.854.284.323.112.31.911.0532.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours