ZIP Code 51462 - Scranton Iowa

ZIP Code 51462 is located in Scranton Iowa. Portions of 51462 are also in Ralston and Scranton Township and Kendrick Township and Willow Township (Greene County) and Jackson Township (Greene County) and Greenbrier Township. 51462 is primarily within Greene County, with some portions in Carroll County. Regionally, 51462 is located in the Des Moines-Ames Area.

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ZIP Code 51462 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameScranton
Primary CountyGreene County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)949
Area Code(s)515 / 712
Current Time

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51462 Demographics

51462 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Iowa based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 51462 is White. The current unemployment level in 51462 is 2.2%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density8 People per Square Mile
Total Households407
Percentage High Income Households0.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$59,583
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$177,790
Current Unemployment Rate (June 2024)2.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 97.92%

51462 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

51462 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College8713.57%
Bachelor Degree6510.14%
High School Diploma22835.57%
No High School Diploma71.09%
GED or Alternate243.74%
1 or More Years of College11417.78%
Associates Degree8913.88%
Masters Degree253.9%
Professional Degree00%
Doctorate Degree20.31%

51462 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 51462
RegionDes Moines-Ames Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCarroll, IA
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area114 Square Miles

51462 Politics

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51462 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion47b - Des Moines Lobe

51462 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8142536485863605139251337
Avg Max Temp (°F)27344660728285837664453159
Avg Precip (In.).92.892.

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