Grand River, Iowa

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Grand River, Iowa

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Grand River Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 57 miles S of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 107 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Decatur
Standard Zip Codes 50108
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.819
Longitude -93.962

Grand River Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.6 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
Station LEON 6 ESE
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 38 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Station MOUNT AYR 4 SW
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Grand River Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 225 100%
Male 95 42.2%
Female 130 57.8%
Under 18 54 24%
18+ 171 76%
65+ 68 30.2%
Median Age 44.5
Average Family Size 3.02
White 220 97.8%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.4%
Other 1 0.4%
Mixed Race 3 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 1 0.4%

Estimated Grand River Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 196
Growth -29
Growth % -12.9%

Grand River 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
US/American 28.6%
German 23.5%
English 16.3%
Irish 12.2%
Italian 7.1%
Scotch-Irish 4.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
French (except Basque) 2%
Welsh 2%
Swedish 1%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Westerville (50108)

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)
Grand River 225 $26,964
Kellerton 372 $33,173
Lamoni 2,444 $41,926
Leon 1,983 $33,083
Tingley 171 $34,375
Van Wert 231 $44,375
Weldon 145 $29,205
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Featured Colleges in the Grand River Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation, Master of Public Administration and Policy, Master of Science in Sports Analytics Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Technology changes everything®

You’ve found Ashford University, where school comes to you

  • Programs: BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Project Management, Master of Public Administration, BA/Public Relations and Marketing - Project Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
Matching School Ads

Grand River Colleges

(List of Iowa Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Grand River

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Grand River

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Grand River Government Officials

Are you an official in the Grand River government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104