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People

Total Population 176
Male Share of the Population 47.7%
Female Share of the Population 52.3%
Senior Citizens 19.3%
Employed Population 16+ 92
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 44.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 2.6%
Median Earnings25+ $32,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,563

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,500
% Above Poverty Level 78%
% Below Poverty Level 22%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 23.3%
Median Gross Rent $463
Median House Value $42,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.5%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 5.7%

Dickens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 82 miles NE of Sioux City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 137 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Clay
Standard Zip Codes 51333
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.131
Longitude -95.023

Dickens 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 SPENCER 1 N
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 24 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 37 to 61 F
Annual Precip 28.6 inches
Station MILFORD 4 NW
Distance 19.2 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 60 F
Annual Precip 29.5 inches
Station LAKE PARK
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 35 to 55 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 28.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ayrshire 158 $33,750
Fostoria 124 $75,417

Dickens Public Libraries

Library
Dickens Public Library
"210 MAIN ST., PO BOX 38"
Dickens, Iowa
(712) 836-2217

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