Zip Code 51241 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLarchwood
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lyon
Secondary County: Lincoln
Area Code712
Current Population:1737
Racial Majority:White 92.77%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$48149
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69030
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1329 - 1503 ft.
Area95 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.44760100, -96.45575700

Zip Code 51241 Description

Zip Code 51241 is located in the state of Iowa in the Sioux Falls (Mitchell) metro area. Zip code 51241 is primarily located in Lyon County. Portions of 51241 are also located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 51241 is LARCHWOOD, Iowa. Portions of zip code 51241 are contained within or border the city limits of Lester, IA, Larchwood, IA, . Zip code 51241 is within area code 712 and area code 605. 51241 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 51241 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 2.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 51241 increased to 1737 from 1671 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 51241 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 51241 public schools is . % of students in 51241 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1643 92.77% 1704 -4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.11% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 121 6.83% 22 +450%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.17% 1 +200%
 Asian 2 0.11% 2 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 0% 8 -100%

Zip Code 51241 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 51241 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17371671
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households657
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48149
Income Under $50K Per Year52.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.70%
51241 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
Iowa District 1Abby FinkenauerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$97667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$488886
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47a - Loess Prairies
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 51241 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)310223446566158483522934
Avg Max Temp (°F)24314358718185827461422857
Avg Precip (In.).55.551.842.683.2943.393.512.521.971.5.6826.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours