|Male Share of the Population||47%|
|Female Share of the Population||53%|
|Employed Population 16+||81|
|Age of the Population||38|
|% of people married||61.7%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||23.4%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$65,000|
|% Above Poverty Level||97%|
|% Below Poverty Level||3%|
|Average Commute Time||22 minutes|
|% Working from Home||4.9%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||6.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||25.9%|
|Median Gross Rent||$321|
|Median House Value||$106,300|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||46 miles SE of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||163 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska|
|Standard Zip Codes||50143|
|Phone Area Codes||641|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||10 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||36.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||35 inches|
|Station||GRINNELL 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||8 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||36 inches|
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