Elkader strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):
Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Rents
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Elkader to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):
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|Nearest Medium City||44 miles NW of Dubuque, Iowa (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||167 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||52043|
|Phone Area Codes||563|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ELKADER 5 SSW|
|Jan Temp||6 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||34.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||5 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||31.8 inches|
|Station||LYNXVILLE DAM 9|
|Jan Temp||9 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||32.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.77|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||1||0.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,383|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1%|
|French (except Basque)||1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Elkader, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Clayton Center (52043)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Elkader Public Library
"130 N MAIN, BOX 310"
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CENTRAL COMMUNITY JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
400 FIRST STREET NW
Serves 311 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin||82.7||35.4%||19.3%||17.3%||18||$46,304||3.7%||2.4%||2,418||7.5%||127||3.3%||7|
|2. East Tawas, Michigan||80.9||37.1%||26.5%||19.4%||15||$40,313||4.9%||2.2%||2,951||10.2%||51.9||12.4%||4.4|
|3. Atlantic Beach, North Carolina||77.6||39.5%||18.2%||30.7%||21||$52,411||2.1%||2%||1,781||7.3%||128||73.1%||9.6|
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