ZIP Code 52540 - Brighton Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameBrighton
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Secondary County: Washington
Area Code319
Current Population:1420
Racial Majority:White 98.62%
Unemployment Rate:2.2%
Median Household Income$38232
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48830
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range640 - 748 ft.
Area102 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.15722800, -91.82148700

Map of ZIP Code 52540 Border

Zip Code 52540 Description

Zip Code 52540 is located in the state of Iowa in the Cedar Rapids - Iowa City - Dubuque metro area. Zip code 52540 is primarily located in Jefferson County. Portions of 52540 are also located in Washington County. The official US Postal Service name for 52540 is BRIGHTON, Iowa. Portions of zip code 52540 are contained within or border the city limits of Pleasant Plain, IA, Brighton, IA, and Coppock, IA. Zip code 52540 is within area code 319 and area code 641. 52540 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 52540 is 2.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 52540 decreased to 1420 from 1496 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 52540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 52540 public schools is . % of students in 52540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1357 98.62% 1381 -2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 11 0.8% 19 -42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0.58% 7 +14%

Zip Code 52540 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 52540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14201496
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households590
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38232
Income Under $50K Per Year66.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.20%
52540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 2Dave LoebsackDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$65429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$197725
Current Unemployment Level 2.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 47f - Rolling Loess Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 52540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12182940516065635443301840
Avg Max Temp (°F)30374963738287847765483561
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Iowa City, IA
CBSA Type52540
CBSA Population154108
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours