Sabula, Iowa

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Sabula, Iowa

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High Points

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

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Walking and Biking to Work
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Top 2% trophy Sabula Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Sabula Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Sabula, Iowa

Comparing Sabula 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
Senior Citizens 9 7
Age of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 6 4
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Female Share of the Population 6 5
Male Share of the Population 5 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 1
Racial Diversity 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 1
Average Household Size 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2
Median Family Income 5 3
People Above Poverty 4 1
College Educated Adults 2 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 10 10
Short Commute Times 8 5
Public Transportation Use 5 6
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
People Living Alone 9 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Sabula Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles SE of Dubuque, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 130 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 52070
Phone Area Codes 563
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.071
Longitude -90.173

Sabula Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 29 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 59 to 85 F
Oct Temp 36 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
Distance 18.4 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 27 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 34.3 inches
Distance 24.4 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 26 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
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Sabula Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 670 100%
Male 322 48.1%
Female 348 51.9%
Under 18 148 22.1%
18+ 522 77.9%
65+ 150 22.4%
Median Age 42.6
Average Family Size 2.78
White 670 100%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 7 1%

Estimated Sabula Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 667
Growth -3
Growth % -0.4%

Sabula 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 49.2%
US/American 15.1%
English 8.5%
Irish 5.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.6%
Norwegian 3.2%
Polish 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Czech 1.6%
Dutch 1.6%
Danish 1.1%
Italian 1.1%
Scottish 0.9%
Swedish 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
European 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Sabula 670 $39,688
Charlotte 421 $43,750
Clinton 27,772 $43,157
Goose Lake 232 $48,523
Low Moor 240 $44,500
Miles 462 $42,188
Preston 949 $47,375

Sabula Public Libraries

Krabbenhoft Public Library
Sabula, Iowa
(563) 687-2950

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