Tama strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Iowa):
Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
Low Property Crime
Comparing Tama to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Iowa (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
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|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||37 miles S of Waterloo, Iowa (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||180 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska|
|Standard Zip Codes||52339|
|Phone Area Codes||641|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||TOLEDO 3 N|
|Jan Temp||7 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||35.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||8 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||35.8 inches|
|Jan Temp||7 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||36.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.08|
|American Indian & Alaskan||131||4.8%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||263||9.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,603|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||20%|
|French (except Basque)||0.7%|
According to the US Postal Service, Tama, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Haven (52339)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Louise & Lucile Hink/tama Public Library
"901 MCCLELLAN, BOX 308"
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Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
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SOUTH TAMA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
1715 HARDING ST
Serves 498 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Madison, Nebraska||89||24.2%||15.4%||8.7%||15||$40,733||8.2%||24.6%||2,367||14.3%||13.1||0.2%||1.3|
|2. Huntingburg, Indiana||86.8||28.4%||15.9%||10.1%||17||$41,925||7.1%||7.8%||5,598||10.8%||14.8||0.2%||0.2|
|3. River Oaks, Texas||83.5||26.8%||15.4%||10.2%||23||$36,396||7.3%||15.2%||6,985||11.7%||24.9||0.2%||1.6|
|4. Hooks, Texas||82.8||27.2%||14.7%||10.1%||23||$37,793||7.2%||16%||2,973||17.1%||8.4||0.2%||1|
|5. Denison, Iowa||82.3||29.2%||17.2%||13.6%||12||$41,362||6.9%||13.1%||7,339||12.1%||11.9||0.2%||0.1|
|6. Collinsville, Oklahoma||82.3||23.4%||14.5%||12%||21||$41,275||7.7%||17%||4,077||11.4%||24.5||0.1%||0.7|
|7. Schuyler, Nebraska||81.6||25.8%||14.4%||11.9%||18||$41,747||8.6%||30.7%||5,371||11.2%||12.9||0.3%||0.6|
|8. Brush, Colorado||81.5||28.5%||18.8%||14.5%||18||$39,094||8.5%||24.2%||5,117||10.4%||27.2||0.2%||1|
|9. Hugoton, Kansas||81.3||27.3%||14.6%||16.5%||12||$50,225||7.8%||18.5%||3,708||9.3%||22.1||0.1%||3|
|10. California, Missouri||81.2||31.8%||20%||13%||21||$39,221||6.8%||6.4%||4,005||12%||22||0.3%||2|
|11. Bald Knob, Arkansas||80.8||27%||14.2%||8.1%||21||$36,500||7.4%||10.1%||3,210||16.5%||11.5||0.1%||0.6|
|12. Edna, Texas||80.6||27%||15.4%||12.2%||21||$35,659||8.1%||35.2%||5,899||20.8%||19.3||0.2%||2.5|
|13. Greenfield, Tennessee||79.5||31.5%||16.6%||12%||24||$35,417||7.3%||9.5%||2,208||14.7%||9.1||0.4%||0.5|
|14. Farwell, Texas||78.8||27.8%||19.9%||11.6%||18||$34,676||6.7%||25%||1,364||16.7%||13.2||0.2%||2.9|
|15. Lanett, Alabama||77.5||29.7%||18.1%||12.6%||20||$36,481||6.9%||54.6%||7,897||20.7%||4.2||0.2%||0.9|
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