Thor, Iowa

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Thor Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles NW of Ames, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 138 miles NE of Omaha, Nebraska
County Humboldt
Standard Zip Codes 50591
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.688
Longitude -94.049

Thor Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station HUMBOLDT 3 W
Distance 11.2 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 ALGONA 3 W
Distance 29.1 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 60 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
Station BRITT
Distance 31.2 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 22 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches
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Thor Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 174 100%
Male 84 48.3%
Female 90 51.7%
Under 18 38 21.8%
18+ 136 78.2%
65+ 27 15.5%
Median Age 36
Average Family Size 2.76
White 174 100%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Thor Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 167
Growth -7
Growth % -4%

Thor 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 41.2%
Norwegian 33.1%
Scotch-Irish 6.1%
Swedish 4.1%
Irish 3.4%
Dutch 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.7%
US/American 2%
Danish 1.4%
English 1.4%
Welsh 1.4%
Hungarian 0.7%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Thor 174 $37,500
Badger 610 $46,250
Dakota City 911 $39,306
Eagle Grove 3,712 $42,757
Goldfield 680 $41,250
Humboldt 4,452 $49,526
Vincent 158 $46,250
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