Zip Code 50659 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Hampton
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chickasaw
Secondary County: Howard
Area Code641
Alternate Zip Code NamesN WASHINGTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBOYD
Current Population:5488
Racial Majority:White 96.44%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$49943
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67230
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1063 - 1303 ft.
Area152 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.08894900, -92.31837200

Zip Code 50659 Description

Zip Code 50659 is located in the state of Iowa in the Cedar Rapids - Iowa City - Dubuque metro area. Zip code 50659 is primarily located in Chickasaw County. Portions of 50659 are also located in Howard County. The official US Postal Service name for 50659 is NEW HAMPTON, Iowa. Portions of zip code 50659 are contained within or border the city limits of New Hampton, IA, North Washington, IA, and Alta Vista, IA. Zip code 50659 is within area code 641 and area code 563. 50659 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 50659 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower 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 50659 decreased to 5488 from 5787 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 50659 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 50659 public schools is White. 31.2% of students in 50659 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5494 96.44% 5281 +4%
 Black Or African American 37 0.65% 14 +164%
 Hispanic 120 2.11% 147 -18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.11% 3 +100%
 Asian 40 0.7% 27 +48%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0% 16 -100%

Zip Code 50659 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 4.2%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 50659 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population54885787
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2298
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$49943
Income Under $50K Per Year50.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.70%
50659 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$115233
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96657
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 50659 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)6132536485862605139261236
Avg Max Temp (°F)24304258718083817361422856
Avg Precip (In.)1.06.962.193.734.334.794.514.793.282.592.41.3535.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours