Zip Code 51250 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSioux Center
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sioux
Area Code712
Current Population:8249
Racial Majority:White 85.81%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$52034
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86770
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time9.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1355 - 1453 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.08007400, -96.20738600

Zip Code 51250 Description

Zip Code 51250 is located in the state of Iowa in the Sioux City metro area. Zip code 51250 is primarily located in Sioux County. The official US Postal Service name for 51250 is SIOUX CENTER, Iowa. Portions of zip code 51250 are contained within or border the city limits of Sioux Center, IA, . The area code for zip code 51250 is 712. 51250 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 51250 is 2.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.4% 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 51250 increased to 8249 from 7285 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 51250 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 51250 public schools is White. 37.1% of students in 51250 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7150 85.81% 7101 +1%
 Black Or African American 35 0.42% 23 +52%
 Hispanic 1010 12.12% 962 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.23% 15 +27%
 Asian 82 0.98% 94 -13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 53 0.43% 53 -32%

Zip Code 51250 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.7%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 27.1%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 51250 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population82497285
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households2595
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52034
Income Under $50K Per Year47.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
51250 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$165576
Average Real Estate Sale Price$495322
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
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 51250 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)6132435485761594937231135
Avg Max Temp (°F)26334661748386837664433059
Avg Precip (In.).72.6522.83.534.483.723.472.612.091.56.7828.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours