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People

Total Population 1,799
Male Share of the Population 45.9%
Female Share of the Population 54.1%
Senior Citizens 28.2%
Employed Population 16+ 774
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 53.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,313
% Above Poverty Level 89.6%
% Below Poverty Level 10.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.9%
Median Gross Rent $483
Median House Value $72,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.6%
US/American 0%
English 16.2%
Irish 14.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Mount Ayr Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 69 miles SW of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 96 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Ringgold
Standard Zip Codes 50854
Phone Area Codes 641
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.714
Longitude -94.235

Mount Ayr 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 AYR 4 SW
Distance 4 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
Station CRESTON 2 SW
Distance 23.7 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 33.9 inches
Station BEDFORD
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blockton 157 $45,625
Clearfield 378 $46,667
Diagonal 332 $62,500
Grand River 247 $31,607
Kellerton 278 $39,286

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Mount Ayr Public Libraries

Library
Mount Ayr Public Library
121 WEST MONROE
Mount Ayr, Iowa
(641) 464-2159

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Mount Ayr Hospitals

RINGGOLD COUNTY HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
211 SHELLWAY DRIVE
(641) 464-3226
Emergency Service: Yes

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Mount Ayr High Schools

MOUNT AYR HIGH SCHOOL
1001 E COLUMBUS
641-464-0510
Serves 340 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.1

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