Zip Code 50460 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOrchard
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mitchell
Area Code641
Current Population:364
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:2.5%
Median Household Income$47508
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50210
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1102 - 1198 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.22883600, -92.68145700

Zip Code 50460 Description

Zip Code 50460 is located in the state of Iowa in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 50460 is primarily located in Mitchell County. The official US Postal Service name for 50460 is ORCHARD, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50460 are contained within or border the city limits of Orchard, IA, . The area code for zip code 50460 is 641. 50460 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50460 is 2.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50460 decreased to 364 from 393 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50460 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50460 public schools is . % of students in 50460 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 370 100% 360 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 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 50460 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 50460 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population364393
Male Population54.10%
Female Population45.90%
Total Households132
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47508
Income Under $50K Per Year54.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
50460 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 1Abby FinkenauerDemocrat
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Iowa Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$157500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$77229
Current Unemployment Level 2.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.5%
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 50460 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)4112436485761595038241135
Avg Max Temp (°F)23294257707983807361422755
Avg Precip (In.)1.01.792.013.444.124.824.364.673.522.422.081.1434.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours