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People

Total Population 143
Male Share of the Population 58%
Female Share of the Population 42%
Senior Citizens 19.6%
Employed Population 16+ 64
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 51.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $38,750
% Above Poverty Level 95.1%
% Below Poverty Level 4.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.2%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $51,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.8%
Irish 6.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ferris Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 79 miles SW of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 135 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Hancock
P.O. Box Zip Codes 62336
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.468
Longitude -91.17

Ferris Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KEOKUK LOCK DAM 19
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 62 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station BURLINGTON RADIO KBUR
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 30 F
Apr Temp 43 to 62 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 46 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches
Station CANTON L AND D 20
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Basco 78 $40,625
Carthage 2,580 $54,583
Dallas City 1,254 $55,000
Elvaston 119 $37,500
Hamilton 2,918 $50,458

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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