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People

Total Population 293
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 19.5%
Employed Population 16+ 145
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 47.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.1%
Median Earnings25+ $31,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $35,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,875

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,714
% Above Poverty Level 93.5%
% Below Poverty Level 6.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.8%
Median Gross Rent $358
Median House Value $49,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
US/American 0%
English 1.4%
Irish 12.3%

Alta Vista Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 49 miles N of Waterloo, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 125 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Chickasaw
Standard Zip Codes 50603
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.198
Longitude -92.416

Alta Vista 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 NEW HAMPTON
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 24 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 40 to 61 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Station CRESCO 1 NE
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 22 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 59 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Station GRAND MEADOW
Distance 35.5 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 21 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Charles City 7,562 $45,135
Elma 629 $60,125
Ionia 387 $48,750

Alta Vista Public Libraries

Library
Alta Vista Public Library
"PO BOX 167, S. WHITE AVE."
Alta Vista, Iowa
(641) 364-2975

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