ZIP Code 52556 - Fairfield Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameFairfield
Zip Code StateIowa
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Jefferson
Area Code641
Alternate Zip Code NamesMAHARISHI VEDIC CITY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBECKWITH
Current Population:13247
Racial Majority:White 79.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.2%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$41327
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60800
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time11.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 807 ft.
Area186 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.01824100, -91.92621800

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Zip Code 52556 Description

Zip Code 52556 is located in the state of Iowa in the Ottumwa - Kirksville metro area. Zip code 52556 is primarily located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 52556 is FAIRFIELD, Iowa. Portions of zip code 52556 are contained within or border the city limits of Fairfield, IA, Libertyville, IA, and Pleasant Plain, IA. Zip code 52556 is within area code 641 and area code 319. 52556 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Iowa.

The current unemployment level in 52556 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 52556 increased to 13247 from 12434 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 52556 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 52556 public schools is White. 42.3% of students in 52556 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10237 79.66% 11052 -7%
 Black Or African American 252 1.96% 192 +31%
 Hispanic 414 3.22% 368 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.15% 21 -10%
 Asian 1476 11.49% 1397 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 18 1.21% 18 +767%
 Two Or More Races 198 2.31% 198 +50%

Zip Code 52556 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.2%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 5.3%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 52556 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1324712434
Male Population53.80%
Female Population46.20%
Total Households5417
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41327
Income Under $50K Per Year58.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
52556 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Iowa District 2Dave LoebsackDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$123763
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124966
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 52556 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13192940516065635443301840
Avg Max Temp (°F)32385164748387857766493662
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours