Zip Code 52136 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCresco
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Howard
Secondary County: Winneshiek
Area Code563
Current Population:5967
Racial Majority:White 95.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$41956
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54930
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time13.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1066 - 1316 ft.
Area190 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.37578700, -92.11234400

Zip Code 52136 Description

Zip Code 52136 is located in the state of Iowa in the Rochester - Mason City - Austin metro area. Zip code 52136 is primarily located in Howard County. Portions of 52136 are also located in Winneshiek County. The official US Postal Service name for 52136 is CRESCO, Iowa. Portions of zip code 52136 are contained within or border the city limits of Cresco, IA, . Zip code 52136 is within area code 563 and area code 641. 52136 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 52136 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 52136 decreased to 5967 from 6107 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 52136 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 52136 public schools is White. 49.6% of students in 52136 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5801 95.79% 5801 +0%
 Black Or African American 37 0.61% 17 +118%
 Hispanic 134 2.21% 73 +84%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.02% 6 -83%
 Asian 11 0.18% 19 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.19% 51 +41%

Zip Code 52136 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 52136 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population59676107
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households2461
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41956
Income Under $50K Per Year58.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
52136 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 1Abby FinkenauerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Iowa Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$40667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$136004
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
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 52136 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)3102234465660584837241034
Avg Max Temp (°F)22284056697882807260412755
Avg Precip (In.)1.02.872.173.53.934.584.475.093.652.382.321.2535.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours