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50479 is the zip code for

Thornton, IA

Total population
684
Housing units
325
Land area
(sq. miles)
58.02
Density
(people per sq. mile)
11.79
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.00

Demographic data for zip code 50479

Gender:

Male
355
Female
329
Median age
Male
44.60
Female
45.50
Gender

Households:

Total households
295
Family households
203
Nonfamily households
92
Average household size
2.32
Average family size
2.79
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
325
Occupied housing units
295
Owner-occupied
229
Renter-occupied
66
Vacant housing units
30
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
29
5 to 9 years
32
10 to 14 years
50
15 to 19 years
54
20 to 24 years
37
25 to 34 years
60
35 to 44 years
80
45 to 54 years
104
55 to 59 years
51
60 to 64 years
57
65 to 74 years
57
75 to 84 years
56
85 years and over
17
Median age
45.00
Age

Race:

White
670
Hispanic or Latino
3
Black or African American
6
Asian
0
American Indian & Alaska Native
0
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
0
Two or More Races
5
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 50479

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
585
Civilian labor force
376
Employed
369
Unemployed
7
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
209
Percent Unemployed
1.9%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
365
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
265
Carpooled
56
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
0
Walked
21
Other means
8
Worked at home
15
Mean travel time
27.1 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
369
Management / business / science / arts
147
Service
33
Sales / office
84
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
32
Production / transportation / material moving
73
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
369
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
59
Construction
21
Manufacturing
62
Wholesale trade
8
Retail trade
37
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
23
Information
17
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
27
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
6
Educational services / health care / social assistance
43
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
41
Public administration
5
Other services
20
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
369
Private wage & salary workers
297
Government workers
45
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
27
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
317
Less than $10,000
1
$10,000 to $14,999
12
$15,000 to $24,999
39
$25,000 to $34,999
38
$35,000 to $49,999
51
$50,000 to $74,999
106
$75,000 to $99,999
33
$100,000 to $149,999
31
$150,000 to $199,999
0
$200,000 or more
6
Median household income
$51,823
Mean household income
$61,258
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
5.6%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 50479

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Meservey-thornton Middle School
100 5th St North
(641) 998-23151362312.3

Public libraries around Thornton, IA

NameAddress
Swaledale Public Library504 Main St
Swaledale, IA 50477
Thornton Public Library412 Main
Thornton, IA 50479
Sheffield Public Library
123 S 3rd St
Sheffield, IA 50475
Thompson Public Library142 Jackson St N
Thompson, IA 50478
Rudd Public Library
308 Chickasaw St
Rudd, IA 50471
Rowan Public Library101 Main St
Rowan, IA 50470
Nissen Public Library
217 W 5th St
St. Ansgar, IA 50472
Stacyville Public Library
106 N Broad St
Stacyville, IA 50476

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 50479

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Belmond Medical Center403 First Street Se
Belmond, IA 50421
(641) 444-322322
Franklin General Hospital
1720 Central Avenue East
Hampton, IA 50441
(641) 456-500077
Hancock County Mem Hospital532 First Street Nw
Britt, IA 50423
(641) 843-380125
Mercy Medical Center
1000 Fourth Street Sw
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 422-7000247
Mitchell Cnty Reg Hlth Ctr616 North Eighth Street
Osage, IA 50461
(641) 732-600528

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