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People

Total Population 954
Male Share of the Population 51.3%
Female Share of the Population 48.7%
Senior Citizens 22.9%
Employed Population 16+ 398
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 58.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,271
% Above Poverty Level 86.7%
% Below Poverty Level 13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.6%
Median Gross Rent $540
Median House Value $67,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.8%
US/American 0%
English 11.4%
Irish 13.9%

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

Anita Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles E of Council Bluffs, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 62 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Cass
Standard Zip Codes 50020
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.445
Longitude -94.764

Anita 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 ATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance 12.4 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station AUDUBON 1 SSE
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches
Station HARLAN
Distance 31.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 28 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Berea (50020)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Adair 854 $59,028
Atlantic 6,929 $49,133
Brayton 132 $55,625
Cumberland 330 $45,714
Exira 871 $44,625

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

Anita Public Libraries

Library
Anita Public Library
812 THIRD ST.
Anita, Iowa
(712) 762-3639
Library Web Site

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Anita High Schools

CAM HIGH SCHOOL
1000 VICTORY PARK RD
712-762-3231
Serves 165 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9

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