|Male Share of the Population||52.1%|
|Female Share of the Population||47.9%|
|Employed Population 16+||662|
|Age of the Population||50|
|% of people married||53.6%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||28.2%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$67,708|
|% Above Poverty Level||94.9%|
|% Below Poverty Level||5.1%|
|Average Commute Time||17 minutes|
|% Working from Home||5.7%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||13.6%|
|% Using Public Transportation||0.5%|
|People Living Alone||38.5%|
|Median Gross Rent||$582|
|Median House Value||$84,100|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.1%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|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 Stations
|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|
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"
Named a “Best College” by U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, and Forbes, Simmons College has earned a reputation for providing a pioneering liberal arts education for undergraduates integrated with professional work experience.
The Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) at Syracuse University's Maxwell School prepares professionals for the challenges of leading organizations in the midst of dynamic global change.
CENTRAL COMMUNITY JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL
400 FIRST STREET NW
Serves 311 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5
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