Zip Code 51360 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpirit Lake
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dickinson
Secondary County: Jackson
Area Code712
Alternate Zip Code NamesORLEANS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCRANDALLS LODGE
Current Population:8031
Racial Majority:White 97.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$48131
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76150
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1378 - 1532 ft.
Area126 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.43820200, -95.09666800

Zip Code 51360 Description

Zip Code 51360 is located in the state of Iowa in the Sioux City metro area. Zip code 51360 is primarily located in Dickinson County. Portions of 51360 are also located in Jackson County. The official US Postal Service name for 51360 is SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa. Portions of zip code 51360 are contained within or border the city limits of Spirit Lake, IA, Orleans, IA, Wahpeton, IA, Okoboji, IA, Arnolds Park, IA, and Superior, IA. Zip code 51360 is within area code 712 and area code 507. 51360 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 51360 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.5% and is higher 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 51360 increased to 8031 from 7899 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 51360 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 51360 public schools is White. 26.2% of students in 51360 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8134 97.24% 7820 +4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.02% 15 -87%
 Hispanic 87 1.04% 77 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.11% 9 +0%
 Asian 21 0.25% 46 -54%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.41% 5 +580%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 56 0.93% 56 +39%

Zip Code 51360 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.1%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 3.9%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 51360 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population80317899
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households3627
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48131
Income Under $50K Per Year51.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.50%
51360 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 4Steve KingRepublican
Iowa District 1Abby FinkenauerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$296721
Average Real Estate Sale Price$215206
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47b - Des Moines Lobe
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 51360 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)4112335475761594938231035
Avg Max Temp (°F)22294157708083817360412755
Avg Precip (In.).64.61.933.684.533.723.92.782.071.7.7529.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Spirit Lake, IA
CBSA Type51360
CBSA Population17216
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours