Correctionville, Iowa

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Correctionville, Iowa

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High Points

Correctionville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 10% Correctionville Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Correctionville, Iowa

Comparing Correctionville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 10 9
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Age of the Population 7 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Racial Diversity 5 8
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Well-Paid Single Men 3 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 5
Average Household Size 4 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 4 1
College Educated Adults 3 2
Median Family Income 3 1
People Above Poverty 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 6 5
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 3
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 10
People Living Alone 8 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 4
Housing Recently Built 2 2

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Correctionville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles E of Sioux City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 84 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Woodbury
Metro Area Sioux City
Standard Zip Codes 51016
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.475
Longitude -95.785

Correctionville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station IDA GROVE 5 NW
Distance 14.7 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 29.9 inches
Distance 22.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 36 to 63 F
Annual Precip 29 inches
Distance 31.2 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 25.9 inches
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Correctionville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 851 100%
Male 419 49.2%
Female 432 50.8%
Under 18 207 24.3%
18+ 644 75.7%
65+ 215 25.3%
Median Age 39.9
Average Family Size 2.95
White 831 97.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 14 1.6%
Mixed Race 3 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 33 3.9%

Estimated Correctionville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 859
Growth 8
Growth % 0.9%

Correctionville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 39.9%
US/American 15.3%
English 9.7%
Irish 8.5%
Norwegian 5.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.1%
Danish 2.4%
Polish 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 2%
Swedish 1.5%
Italian 1.5%
European 1.5%
Dutch 1.4%
Scottish 1.2%
French Canadian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
British 0.6%
Greek 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
Czech 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Correctionvle (51016)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Correctionville 851 $35,000
Anthon 649 $36,667
Cushing 246 $47,000
Holstein 1,470 $43,636
Kingsley 1,245 $41,513
Pierson 371 $40,833
Washta 282 $35,455

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Correctionville Public Library
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Correctionville High Schools (2004)

Serves 184 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.6

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