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People

Total Population 541
Male Share of the Population 56.6%
Female Share of the Population 43.4%
Senior Citizens 10.4%
Employed Population 16+ 286
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 55.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11%
Median Earnings25+ $41,850
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $41,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,625
% Above Poverty Level 95.7%
% Below Poverty Level 4.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.9%
Median Gross Rent $681
Median House Value $136,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.3%
US/American 0%
English 10.4%
Irish 18.5%

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

Runnells Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles SE of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 135 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Polk
Metro Area Des Moines
Standard Zip Codes 50237
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.511
Longitude -93.357

Runnells 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 INDIANOLA
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
Station DES MOINES AP
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station ANKENY
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 28 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Altoona 15,808 $89,899
Carlisle 4,120 $74,375
Hartford 847 $61,094

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

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Runnells High Schools

SOUTHEAST POLK HIGH SCHOOL
8325 NE UNIVERSITY
515-967-6631
Serves 1,306 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

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