Dixon, Iowa

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Dixon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles NW of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 161 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Scott
Metro Area Davenport - Moline - Rock Island
Standard Zip Codes 52745
Phone Area Codes 563
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.742
Longitude -90.782

Dixon Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station TIPTON 4 NE
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.4 inches
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 35 inches
Station LE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance 23.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 41 to 60 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
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Dixon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 276 100%
Male 135 48.9%
Female 141 51.1%
Under 18 87 31.5%
18+ 189 68.5%
65+ 27 9.8%
Median Age 33
Average Family Size 3.12
White 271 98.2%
African-American 4 1.4%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Dixon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 261
Growth -15
Growth % -5.4%

Dixon 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 53.1%
English 10%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.1%
US/American 6.6%
Swedish 5.7%
French (except Basque) 4.3%
Polish 2.8%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Danish 1.9%
Welsh 1.4%
French Canadian 0.9%
Belgian 0.9%
Scottish 0.9%
Italian 0.9%
Irish 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Big Rock (52745)

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)
Dixon 276 $42,188
Calamus 394 $45,234
Donahue 293 $63,542
Grand Mound 676 $46,429
Maysville 163 $54,750
New Liberty 121 $55,000
Wheatland 772 $36,528
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