Zip Code 50448 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKensett
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Worth
Area Code641
Current Population:695
Racial Majority:White 97.81%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$45472
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1171 - 1260 ft.
Area67 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.35615000, -93.22257700

Zip Code 50448 Description

Zip Code 50448 is located in the state of Iowa in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 50448 is primarily located in Worth County. The official US Postal Service name for 50448 is KENSETT, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50448 are contained within or border the city limits of Kensett, IA, . The area code for zip code 50448 is 641. 50448 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50448 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50448 decreased to 695 from 732 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50448 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50448 public schools is . % of students in 50448 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 714 97.81% 681 +5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 16 2.19% 10 +60%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 50448 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 50448 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population695732
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households293
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45472
Income Under $50K Per Year57.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
50448 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 1Abby FinkenauerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Iowa Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$100714
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98696
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47c - Iowan Surface
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 50448 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)3102334475761594937231034
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284156697982807260412655
Avg Precip (In.).95.752.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mason City, IA
CBSA Type50448
CBSA Population51960
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours