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People

Total Population 2,548
Male Share of the Population 50.4%
Female Share of the Population 49.6%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,238
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 41.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.8%
Median Earnings25+ $37,344
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $43,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree $34,071

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,000
% Above Poverty Level 92.4%
% Below Poverty Level 7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33%
Median Gross Rent $792
Median House Value $106,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8%
US/American 0%
English 10.3%
Irish 17.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Madrid Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles SW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 117 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Boone
Standard Zip Codes 50156
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.876
Longitude -93.823

Madrid 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 AMES 8 WSW
Distance 10.1 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 27 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Station BOONE
Distance 12.4 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 28 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
Station PERRY
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 28 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 31.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Zook Spur (50156)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Granger 1,408 $88,558
Luther 157 $67,188

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Madrid Public Libraries

Library
Madrid Public Library
100 W. 3RD STREET
Madrid, Iowa
(515) 795-3846

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Madrid High Schools

MADRID HIGH SCHOOL
599 N KENNEDY
515-795-3240
Serves 186 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.9

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