Zip Code 50461 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOsage
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mitchell
Secondary County: Floyd
Area Code641
Alternate Zip Code NamesMITCHELL
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesMEROA
NEW HAVEN
ROCK CREEK
Current Population:5613
Racial Majority:White 97.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.5%
Median Household Income$41789
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62770
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time14.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1089 - 1243 ft.
Area194 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.29963000, -92.82078400

Zip Code 50461 Description

Zip Code 50461 is located in the state of Iowa in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 50461 is primarily located in Mitchell County. Portions of 50461 are also located in Floyd County. The official US Postal Service name for 50461 is OSAGE, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50461 are contained within or border the city limits of Osage, IA, Mitchell, IA, . The area code for zip code 50461 is 641. 50461 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50461 is 2.5% which is lower 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 50461 increased to 5613 from 5554 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50461 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50461 public schools is White. 29.4% of students in 50461 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5555 97.56% 5491 +1%
 Black Or African American 32 0.56% 10 +220%
 Hispanic 63 1.11% 71 -11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 17 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.77% 21 +110%

Zip Code 50461 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.6%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 0.8%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 50461 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population56135554
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households2361
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$41789
Income Under $50K Per Year60.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.20%
50461 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$121127
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80189
Current Unemployment Level 2.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 50461 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)4102335485761594938241035
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284156697982807260412755
Avg Precip (In.)1.03.781.993.464.114.764.324.713.572.42.081.1834.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours