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People

Total Population 143
Male Share of the Population 53.1%
Female Share of the Population 46.9%
Senior Citizens 19.6%
Employed Population 16+ 59
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 80.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23%
Median Earnings25+ $50,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,625
% Above Poverty Level 94.4%
% Below Poverty Level 5.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 20.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 8.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 3.8%
Median Gross Rent $381
Median House Value $125,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.6%
US/American 0%
English 8.4%
Irish 9.8%

Houghton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 60 miles S of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 164 miles NW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Lee
P.O. Box Zip Codes 52631
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.783
Longitude -91.602

Houghton 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 MOUNT PLEASANT 1 SSW
Distance 11.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station KEOSAUQUA
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.7 inches
Station KEOKUK LOCK DAM 19
Distance 28.9 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 62 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Donnellson 815 $58,750
Franklin 103 $86,250
Hillsboro 222 $37,750
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