Readlyn, Iowa

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Readlyn, Iowa

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High Points

Readlyn strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Readlyn Low Rate of Poverty
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Readlyn Walking and Biking to Work
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Readlyn Well-Paid Single Men
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Readlyn People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Readlyn Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Readlyn Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Readlyn, Iowa

Comparing Readlyn to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 9 9
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Senior Citizens 7 5
Male Share of the Population 6 7
Age of the Population 6 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 4
Racial Diversity 3 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 5 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9
Median Family Income 9 9
College Educated Adults 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 8
Working at Home 9 9
Short Commute Times 6 3
Public Transportation Use 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 8 7
People Living Alone 7 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 2
Housing Recently Built 3 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 2

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Readlyn Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles NE of Waterloo, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 161 miles S of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Bremer
Standard Zip Codes 50668
Phone Area Codes 319
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.702
Longitude -92.225

Readlyn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.2 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 23 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
Distance 13.8 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.1 inches
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 26 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
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Readlyn Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 786 100%
Male 382 48.6%
Female 404 51.4%
Under 18 218 27.7%
18+ 568 72.3%
65+ 141 17.9%
Median Age 38.7
Average Family Size 3.01
White 773 98.3%
African-American 3 0.4%
Asian 5 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.3%

Estimated Readlyn Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 767
Growth -19
Growth % -2.4%

Readlyn Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 78.7%
US/American 4.9%
Irish 3.7%
Norwegian 3.3%
English 3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.2%
Czech 1%
Italian 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.9%
Danish 0.7%
Scottish 0.6%
Polish 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
Dutch 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Klinger (50668)
Knittel (50668)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Readlyn 786 $52,308
Denver 1,627 $53,958
Dunkerton 749 $48,229
Fairbank 1,041 $43,654
Janesville 829 $47,143
Sumner 2,106 $44,318
Tripoli 1,310 $42,647

Readlyn Public Libraries

Readlyn Community Library
"309 MAIN, PO BOX 249"
Readlyn, Iowa
(319) 279-3432
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