Somers, Iowa

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Somers Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles NW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 109 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Calhoun
Standard Zip Codes 50586
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.378
Longitude -94.429

Somers Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station HUMBOLDT 3 W
Distance 24.8 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 25 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 32.2 inches
Station SAC CITY
Distance 28.4 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33 inches
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Somers Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 165 100%
Male 84 50.9%
Female 81 49.1%
Under 18 41 24.8%
18+ 124 75.2%
65+ 32 19.4%
Median Age 39.6
Average Family Size 2.92
White 161 97.6%
African-American 1 0.6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 3 1.8%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 3%

Estimated Somers Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 154
Growth -11
Growth % -6.7%

Somers 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 29%
Irish 12.1%
English 10.5%
Norwegian 8.9%
US/American 8.1%
Swedish 8.1%
European 4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.2%
Polish 2.4%
Czech 2.4%
Scottish 1.6%
Swiss 1.6%
British 1.6%
Danish 1.6%
Austrian 1.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Somers 165 $43,750
Barnum 195 $42,083
Callender 424 $42,917
Farnhamville 430 $36,667
Gowrie 1,038 $44,342
Lohrville 431 $45,208
Moorland 197 $51,875

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Somers Public Library
"602 6TH ST., BOX 114"
Somers, Iowa
(515) 467-5522

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