50317 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to DES MOINES, IA 50317

50317 is a suburban zip code in Des Moines, Iowa. The population is primarily white, and mostly married couples. Housing prices here (average $109,700) are fairly typical for the Des Moines-West Des Moines metro area.

The average family income here is $51,820/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 50317 is $46,571.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 50317 earn an average of $30,241/year. Women earn only $21,164/year.

20,295 people in 50317 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 50317? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 18.7 minutes.

The median age here is 37. There are 17,824 men and 18,383 women. The median age for men is 35 while for women the median age is 38.

To give you a sense of the community, 21,802 people (out of the 36,207 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 14,209 homes, and 605 businesses every day. 201 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

50317 Zip code is located in the Central time zone at 42 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Andorra la Vella, Andorra!) and -94 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 931 feet above sea levell.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 36,207
  • White Population: 31,777
  • Black Population: 2,176
  • Hispanic Population: 3,588
  • Asian Population: 1,269
  • Hawaiian Population: 46
  • Indian Population: 385
  • Male Population: 17,824
  • Female Population: 18,383
  • Median Age: 37
  • Median Age of Males: 35
  • Median Age of Females: 38
  • Geography

  • Region: Midwest
  • Division: West North Central
  • State: Iowa
  • CSA Name: Des Moines-Newton-Pella, IA
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Des Moines-West Des Moines IA
  • County: Polk
  • City: Des Moines
  • Longitude: -93.5
  • Latitude: 41.6
  • Elevation: 932 feet above sea levele
  • Area code: 515
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 19,860
  • Drive alone: 16,976
  • Carpool: 2,360
  • Public transit: 238
  • Ride bikes or walk: 201

  • Average commute time: 18.7 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 331
  •    5 - 9: 1,702
  •    10 - 14: 3,957
  •    15 - 19: 4,946
  •    20 - 24: 4,590
  •    25 - 29: 1,327
  •    30 - 34: 1,816
  •    35 - 39: 230
  •    40 - 44: 255
  •    45 - 59: 401
  •    60 - 89: 197
  •    90 plus: 108
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $109,700
  • Average Annual Household Income: $46,600
  • Businesses: 527
  • Employees: 9,046
  • Annual Payroll: $359,038,000
  • Average Family Income: $51,820
  • Median Family Income: $40,316
  • Average Income for Men: $30,241
  • Average Income for Women: $21,164
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 153
  • State FIPS Code: 19

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Schools in 50317 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Adams Elementary School
3720 E 29th St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8401
Brubaker Elementary School
2900 E 42nd Street
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8405
Delaware Elementary School
4401 Ne 46th St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 262-3197
Garton Elementary School
2820 E 24th St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 262-3144
Longfellow Elementary School At Mckee
2115 E 39th Street
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8418
Phillips Elementary
1701 Lay St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8431
Pleasant Hill Elementary School
4801 E Oakwood Dr
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8432
Stowe Elementary School
1411 E 33rd St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8435
Willard Elementary School
2941 Dean Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8439
Middle Schools
Goodrell Middle School
3300 E 29th St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8444
Hoyt Middle School
2700 E 42nd St
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 242-8446
Norwoodville Elementary
2945 Ne Broadway
Des Moines, IA 50317
(515) 266-3109

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In the 50317 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.iowasexoffender.com/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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