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People

Total Population 518
Male Share of the Population 46.5%
Female Share of the Population 53.5%
Senior Citizens 13.7%
Employed Population 16+ 235
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 51.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,500
% Above Poverty Level 85.9%
% Below Poverty Level 14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $597
Median House Value $101,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.8%
US/American 0%
English 9.7%
Irish 13.1%

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

Scales Mound Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles E of Dubuque, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 125 miles W of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
County Jo Daviess
Standard Zip Codes 61075
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.475
Longitude -90.252

Scales Mound 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 ELIZABETH
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 27 F
Apr Temp 32 to 59 F
Jul Temp 57 to 84 F
Oct Temp 34 to 62 F
Annual Precip 34.9 inches
Station STOCKTON 3 NNE
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 26 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
Station BELLEVUE L AND D 12
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 27 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 34.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Scales Mound, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Scalesmound (61075)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Apple River 456 $46,923
Elizabeth 744 $44,375
Galena 3,345 $53,941
Hanover 711 $50,000

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

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Scales Mound High Schools

SCALES MOUND HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 191
815-845-2215
Serves 81 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.3

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