Zip Code 50475 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSheffield
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Franklin
Secondary County: Cerro Gordo
Area Code641
Current Population:1757
Racial Majority:White 99.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$47814
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62400
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1037 - 1250 ft.
Area106 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.87357100, -93.22786400

Zip Code 50475 Description

Zip Code 50475 is located in the state of Iowa in the Des Moines - Ames metro area. Zip code 50475 is primarily located in Franklin County. Portions of 50475 are also located in Cerro Gordo County. The official US Postal Service name for 50475 is SHEFFIELD, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50475 are contained within or border the city limits of Sheffield, IA, . The area code for zip code 50475 is 641. 50475 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50475 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 50475 increased to 1757 from 1559 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50475 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50475 public schools is White. 33.5% of students in 50475 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1808 99.18% 1704 +6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 25 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.16% 3 +0%
 Asian 4 0.22% 6 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.44% 16 -50%

Zip Code 50475 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 50475 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population17571559
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households701
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$47814
Income Under $50K Per Year53.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
50475 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$92333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$154021
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 50475 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)5122435485862595038241135
Avg Max Temp (°F)23304357718083817461432856
Avg Precip (In.).9.852.023.274.225.034.474.333.252.482.011.1233.94
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Mason City, IA
CBSA Type50475
CBSA Population51960
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours