Kalona strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Kalona to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Medium City||15 miles SW of Iowa City, Iowa (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||211 miles W of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||52247|
|Phone Area Codes||319|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||11 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||34.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||9 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||36.5 inches|
|Station||COLUMBUS JUNCT 2 SSW|
|Jan Temp||13 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||37.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||3|
|American Indian & Alaskan||11||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||25||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,486|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.7%|
|French (except Basque)||2.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Kalona, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Joetown (52247)
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